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"Attorney general William Barr says no collusion found by special counsel. Robert muller. The investigation detailed in a four hundred page redacted report released publicly by the Justice department after nearly two years of investigation thousands of subpoenas hundreds of warrants and witness interviews, the special counsel confirmed that the. The Russian government sponsored efforts to a legally interfere with the two thousand sixteen presidential election. But did not find that the Trump campaign or other Americans colluded in those efforts, President Trump celebrated no collusion. No obstruction. And though evidence fell short of finding the president obstructed Justice. The special counsel writes the president he'd unsuccessfully tried to order aides to meddle in the probe. Here's White House. Correspondent Steven Portnoy. The report details. How the president instructed his senior aides to carry out orders that would steer the Russia probe. And how those senior aides refused in one case White House counsel, Don Mcgann, testified he said he'd rather resign than see through the president's order to remove the special counsel, former chief of staff Reince Priebus said he refrained from acting on a 2017 directive to fire then attorney general Jeff Sessions and the report says Mr. Trump repeatedly leaned on sessions to reverse his recusals from the probe again and again sessions declined to do. So we also learn more about the president's reaction to the special counsels appointment more from CBS news correspondent, Paula Reid. Reporting outside the Justice department. Well, public facing President Trump has just trying to dismiss this as a witch hunt. Try to undermine the investor. Gatien what"