Despite the controversy, Republican voters seem to be sticking by Mr Trump.
While past presidents have had hard foreign trips and been criticized for their summits with Soviet leaders, Trump's behavior has few parallels, in the view of presidential historians and longtime Russian Federation watchers.
Since the election, there has been great suspicion over the relationship between Trump and President Putin.
At the start of a Cabinet meeting, a reporter asked, "Is Russia still targeting the U.S., Mr. President?" Browder wrote in an op-ed for TIME after the press conference that it didn't matter that Putin was extending the offer to Trump, because, as a citizen of the United Kingdom, he falls under the jurisdiction of British Prime Minister Theresa May.
United States lawmakers are calling for a court demand to be issued for the notes of the United States translator who accompanied Mr Trump to his two-hour meeting with Mr Putin.
Pompeo is scheduled to testify before Corker's committee on July 25. But Trump also appeared to undercut his statement and suggested "other people" could have interfered with the election as well.
But Texas Republican John Cornyn said the Senate should focus on "additional sanctions instead of just some messaging exercise".
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Trump that Russian Federation isn't now targeting the U.S., diverging from a public statement his own intelligence director made two days earlier.
"I think by stating the fact that the president said that Russian Federation interfered with our election, that's a pretty bold call-out of another world leader", Sanders said.
Even then, Trump made only a narrow retreat on Tuesday, saying he misspoke a single word in Helsinki. "I think the hysteria that came from the opposition party media, the full meltdown, missed the big picture".
Democratic politicians are pushing for Congress to subpoena Donald Trump's interpreter, amid a growing sense of alarm over the private summit in Helsinki between the U.S. president and Russia's Vladimir Putin. "So when he sees that he has misspoken, he comes out and he says that".
Asked by reporters whether Russian Federation was still targeting the United States, Trump shook his head and said, "No". "And is his position that 'No, Russia is not doing anything to interfere or meddle in the 2018 election?'"
Trump picked apart Obama-era intelligence agency officials for a particularly harsh condemnation after being asked if he felt the intel community was "out to get you".
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Porte went down after just 10km, and had to abandon the Tour for the second year in a row after suffering a shoulder injury. Former Sky man Porte said this week: " Sunday's going to be the roof shaker, it's all about Sunday now".