February 14, 2017: 11:31 AM EST A pattern of questions surrounding Trump and Russia, on the Daily DC

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David Chalian CNN political director Michael Flynn Russia Donald Trump Mike Pence White House President Vice President White House. David Chalian GOP DNC

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