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government supported your candidacy or opposed the candidacy of Hillary Clinton? lfyes.
describe the source(s) ofthe information. when you were informed, and the content of such
discussion(s).

i. Did any person or entity inform you during the campaign that any foreign government or
foreign leader. other than Russia or Vladimir Putin. had provided. wished to provide. or
offered to provide tangible support to your campaign. including by way of offering to
provide negative information on Hillary Clinton? If yes. describe the source(s) of the
information, when you were informed. and the content of such discussion(s).

Response to Question l, Parts (a) through (c)

l have no recollection of learning at the time that Donald Trump. Jr.. Paul Manafort. or Jared
Kushner was considering participating in a meeting in June 2016 concerning potentially negative
information about Hillary Clinton. Nor do I recall learning during the campaign that the June 9.
2016 meeting had taken place, that the referenced emails existed. or that Donald J. Trump. Jr.. had

other communications with Emin Agalarov or Robert Goldstone between June 3. 2016 and June
9. 2016.

Response to Question I, Part (d)

l have no independent recollection of what portion of these four days in June of 2016 l spent in
Trump Tower. This was one ofmany busy months during a fast—paced campaign. as the primary
season was ending and we were preparing for the general election campaign.

1 am now aware that my Campaign‘s calendar indicates that l was in New York City from June 6
9, 2016. Calendars kept in my Trump Tower office reflect that l had various calls and meetings
scheduled for each of these days. While those calls and meetings may or may not actually have
taken place, they do indicate that 1 was in Trump Tower during a portion of each ofthese working

days. and l have no reason to doubt that l was. When 1 was in New York City, I stayed at my
Trump Tower apartment.

My Trump Organization desk calendar also reflects that l was outside Trump Tower during
portions ofthese days. The June 7. 2016 calendar indicates I was scheduled to leave Trump Tower
in the early evening for Westchester where I gave remarks after winning the California. New
Jersey. New Mexico. Montana. and South Dakota Republican primaries held that day. The June 8.
2016 calendar indicates a scheduled departure in late afternoon to attend a ceremony at my son's
school. The June 9, 2016 calendar indicates l was scheduled to attend midday meetings and a
fundraising luncheon at the Four Seasons Hotel. At this point. 1 do not remember on what dates

these events occurred. but i do not currently have a reason to doubt that they took place as
scheduled on my calendar.

Widely available media reports. including television footage. also shed light on my activities
during these days. For example, i am aware that my June 7. 2016 victory remarks at the Trump

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National Golf Club in Briarcliff Manor, New York, were recorded and published by the media. I
remember winning those primaries and generally recall delivering remarks that evening.

At this point in time. I do not remember whether I spoke or met with Donald Trump, Jr., Paul
Manafort, or Jared Kushner on June 9, 2016. My desk calendar indicates I was scheduled to meet
with Paul Manafort on the morning of June 9, but I do not recall ifthat meeting took place. It was
more than two years ago, at a time when I had many calls and interactions daily.

Response to Question I, Part (e)

I have no independent recollection of any communications 1 had with the Agalarov family or
anyone I understood to be a representative of the Agalarov family after June 3. 2016 and before
the end of the campaign. While preparing to respond to these questions. I have become aware of
written communications with the Agalarovs during the campaign that were sent, received, and
largely authored by my staff and which I understand have already been produced to you.

In general, the documents include congratulatory letters on my campaign victories. emails about a
painting Emin and Aras Agalarov arranged to have delivered to Trump Tower as a birthday
present, and emails regarding delivery ofa book written by Aras Agalarov. The documents reflect
that the deliveries were screened by the Secret Service.

Response to Question I, Part (0

I do not recall being aware during the campaign of communications between Donald Trump, Jr..
Paul Manafort, or Jared Kushner and any member or representative ofthe Agalarov family, Robert
Goldstone, Natalia Veselnitskaya (whose name I was not familiar with). or anyone I understood
to be a Russian official,

Response to Question I, Part (g)

In remarks I delivered the night I won the California, New Jersey, New Mexico, Montana. and
South Dakota Republican primaries. I said, “I am going to give a major speech on probably
Monday of next week and we‘re going to be discussing all ofthe things that have taken place with
the Clintons.” In general, I expected to give a speech referencing the publicly available, negative
information about the Clintons, including. for example. Mrs. Clinton‘s failed policies, the
Clintons’ use 01" the State Department to further their interests and the interests of the Clinton
Foundation. Mrs. Clinton’s improper use of a private server for State Department business, the
destruction of 33,000 emails on that server, and Mrs. Clinton’s temperamental unsuitability for the
office ofPresident.

In the course of preparing to respond to your questions, I have become aware that the Campaign
documents already produced to you reflect the drafting, evolution, and sources of information for
the speech I expected to give “probably " on the Monday following my June 7, 2016 comments.
These documents generally show that the text of the speech was initially drafted by Campaign staff

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with input from various outside advisors and was based on publicly available material, including.
in particular, information from the book Clinton Cash by Peter Schweizer.

The Pulse Nightclub terrorist attack took place in the early morning hours of Sunday, June [2.
2016. In light of that tragedy, I gave a speech directed more specifically to national security and
terrorism than to the Clintons. That speech was delivered at the Saint Anselm College Institute of
Politics in Manchester, New Hampshire, and, as repmted, opened with the following:

This was going to be a speech on Hillary Clinton and how bad a President.
especially in these times of Radical Islamic Terrorism, she would be. Even her
former Secret Service Agent, who has seen her under pressure and in times of stress,
has stated that she lacks the temperament and integrity to be president. There will
be plenty of opportunity to discuss these important issues at a later time, and 1 will
deliver that speech soon. But today there is only one thing to discuss: the growing
threat ofterrorisrn inside ofour borders.

1 continued to speak about Mrs. Clinton’s failings throughout the campaign, using the information
prepared for inclusion in the speech to which I referred on June 7, 2016.

Response to Question I, Part (h)

l have no recollection of being told during the campaign that Vladimir Putin or the Russian
government “supported " my candidacy or “opposed” the candidacy of Hillary Clinton. However,
I was aware of some reports indicating that President Putin had made complimentary statements
about me.

Response to Question I, Part (i)

I have no recollection of being told during the campaign that any foreign government or Foreign
leader had provided, wished to provide, or offered to provide tangible support to my campaign.

11. Russian Hacking / Russian Efforts Using Social Media / WikiLeaks

a. On June 14, 2016, it was publicly reported that computer hackers had penetrated the
computer network of the Democratic National Committee (DNC) and that Russian
intelligence was behind the unauthorized access, or hack, Prior to June 14. 20l6, were you
provided any information about any potential or actual hacking of the computer systems or
email accounts ofthe DNC, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC),
the Clinton Campaign, Hillary Clinton, or individuals associated with the Clinton

campaign? if yes, describe who provided this information, when. and the substance ofthe
information.

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On July 22, 2016. WikiLeaks released nearly 20,000 emails sent or received by Democratic
party officials.

i. Prior to the July 22, 2016 release, were you aware from any source that WikiLeaks,
Guccifer 2.0, DCLeaks, or Russians had or potentially had possession of or planned
to release emails or information that could help your campaign or hurt the Clinton
campaign? if yes, describe who you discussed this issue with, when, and the
substance of the discussion(s).

ii. After the release of emails by WikiLeaks on July 22. 2016, were you told that
WikiLeaks possessed or might possess additional information that could be
released during the campaign? If yes, describe who provided this information,
when, and what you were told.

Are you aware ofany communications during the campaign, directly or indirectly, between
Roger Stone, Donald Trump, Jr., Paul Manafort. or Rick Gates and (a) WikiLeaks, (b)
Julian Assange. (c) other representatives of WikiLeaks, (d) Guccifer 2.0. (e) representatives
oquccifer 2.0. or (t) representatives of DCLeaks? lfyes. describe who provided you with
this information, when you learned ofthe communications, and what you know about those
communications.

On July 27, 2016, you stated at a press conference: “Russia, if you‘re listening, I hope
you‘re able to find the 30,000 emails that are missing. I think you will probably be rewarded
mightily by our press.”

i. Why did you make that request of Russia, as opposed to any other country. entity.
or individual?

ii. In advance of making that statement, what discussions, if any. did you have with
anyone else about the substance of the statement?

iii. Were you told at any time before or after you made that statement that Russia was
attempting to infiltrate or hack computer systems or email accounts of Hillary
Clinton or her campaign? lfyes. describe who provided this information, when, and

what you were told.

On October 7. 2016, emails hacked from the account of John Podesta were released by
WikiLeaks.

i. Where were you on October 7, 2016?

ii. Were you told at any time in advance of, or on the day of. the October 7 release that
WikiLeaks possessed or might possess emails related to John Podesta? If yes,
describe who told you this, when, and what you were told.

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iii. Are you aware of anyone associated with you or your campaign. including Roger
Stone, reaching out to WikiLeaks, either directly or through an intermediary, on or
about October 7. 20l6? ll'yes. identify the person and describe the substance of the
conversations or contacts.

f. Were you told of anyone associated with you or your campaign. including Roger Stone.
having any discussions. directly or indirectly, with Wikil.eaks. Guccifer 2.0. or DCLeaks
regarding the content or timing of release of hacked emails? lfycs, describe who had such
contacts. how you became aware of the contacts. when you became aware of the contacts,
and the substance of the contacts.

g. From June 1, 20l6 through the end of the campaign. how frequently did you communicate
with Roger Stone? Describe the nature of your communicationts) with Mr. Stone.

i. During that time period. what efforts did Mr. Stone tell you he was making to assist
your campaign, and what requests. if any. did you make oer. Stone?

ii. Did Mr. Stone ever discuss WikiLeaks with you or. as far as you were aware. with
anyone else associated with the campaign? lfyes. describe what you were told. from
whom. and when.

iii. Did Mr. Stone at anytime inform you about contacts he had with WikiLeaks or any
intermediary of WikiLeaks. or about forthcoming releases of information? lfyes,
describe what Stone told you and when.

h. Did you have any discussions prior to January 20. 20l7, regarding a potential pardon or
other action to benefit Julian Assange? lt‘yes. describe who you had the discussion(s) with.
when. and the content of the discussionts),

i. Were you aware of any efforts by foreign individuals or companies. including those in
Russia. to assist your campaign through the use of social media postings or the organization
of rallies? If yes. identify who you discussed such assistance with, when. and the content
ofthe discussionts).

Response to Question ll. Pa rt (2)

I do not remember the date on which it was publicly reported that the DNC had been hacked. but
my best recollection is that I learned ofthe hacking at or shortly after the time it became the subject
of media reporting. 1 do not recall being provided any information during the campaign about the
hacking ofany ofthe named entities or individuals before it became the subject ofmedia reporting.

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Response to Question [1, Part (b)

i recall that in the months leading up to the election there was considerable media reporting about
the possible hacking and release ofcampaign-related information and there was a lot oftalk about
this matter. At the time. I was generally aware ofthese media reports and may have discussed these
issues with my campaign staffer others. but at this point in time 7 more than two years later l
have no recollection ofany particular conversation. when it occurred. or who the participants were.

Response to Question [1, Part (c)

I do not recall being aware during the campaign of any communications between the individuals
named in Question ll (c) and anyone I understood to be a representative of WikiLeaks or any of
the other individuals or entities referred to in the question.

Response to Question [1, Part ((1)

I made the statement quoted in Question ll (d) in jest and sarcastieally. as was apparent to any
objective observer. The context of the statement is evident in the full reading or viewing of the
July 27. 2016 press conference. and I refer you to the publicly available transcript and video of
that press conference. I do not recall having any discussion about the substance ofthe statement in
advance ofthe press conference. I do not recall being told during the campaign ofany efforts by
Russia to infiltrate or hack the computer systems or email accounts of Hillary Clinton or her
campaign prior to them becoming the subject ofmedia reporting and l have no recollection ofany
particular conversation in that regard.

Response to Question [1, Part (e)

l was in Trump Tower in New York City on October 7. 2016. I have no recollection ofbeing told
that Wikil.eaks possessed or might possess emails related to John Podesta before the release of
Mr. Podesta’s emails was reported by the media. Likewise. l have no recollection of being told

that Roger Stone. anyone acting as an intermediary for Roger Stone. or anyone associated with my
campaign had communicated with Wikil.eaks on October 7. 2016.

Response to Question 11, Part (1)

I do not recall being told during the campaign that Roger Stone or anyone associated with my
campaign had discussions with any ofthe entities named in the question regarding the content or
timing of release ofhacked emails.

Response to Question II, Part (g)

I spoke by telephone with Roger Stone from time to time during the campaign. I have no
recollection ofthe specifics ofany conversations I had with Mr. Stone between June I. 20l6 and

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November 8, 2016‘ I do not recall discussing WikiLeaks with him, nor do I recall being aware of
Mr. Stone having discussed WikiLeaks with individuals associated with my campaign. although I
was aware that WikiLeaks was the subject of media reporting and campaign-related discussion at
the time.

Response to Question II, Part (h)

I do not recall having had any discussion during the campaign regarding a pardon or action to
benefit Julian Assange.

Response to Question 11, Part (i)

I do not recall being aware during the campaign of specific efforts by foreign individuals or
companies to assist my campaign through the use of social media postings or the organization of
rallies.

III. The Trump Organization Moscow Project

a. ln October 20l5, a “Letter ofIntent, " a copy ofwhich is attached as Exhibit B, was signed
for a proposed Trump Organization project in Moscow (the “Trump Moscow project').

i. When were you first informed of discussions about the Trump Moscow project?
By whom? What were you told about the project?

ii. Did you sign the letter ofintent?

b. In a statement provided to Congress. attached as Exhibit C. Michael Cohen stated: “To the
best of my knowledge, Mr. Trump was never in contact with anyone about this proposal
other than me on three occasions, including signing a non-binding letter ofintent in 20 l 5."
Describe all discussions you had with Mr. Cohen. or anyone else associated with the Trump
Organization. about the Trump Moscow project. including who you spoke with, when, and
the substance ofthe discussion(s).

c. Did you learn of any communications between Michael Cohen or Felix Sater and any
Russian government officials. including officials in the office of Dmitry Peskov, regarding
the Trump Moscow project? If so. identify who provided this information to you, when,
and the substance of what you learned.

(1. Did you have any discussions between June 2015 and June 2016 regarding a potential trip
to Russia by you and/or Michael Cohen for reasons related to the Trump Moscow project?

lfyes. describe who you spoke with, when, and the substance ofthe discussion(s).

e. Did you at any time direct or suggest that discussions about the Trump Moscow project

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