Sarah Sanders believing Trump was the superior 2016 candidate has no bearing on the question of collusion

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CNN’s Jeff Zeleny reports.”,”descriptionText”:”Republican aides tell CNN that President Trump’s strategy ahead of the 2020 election is to sow division among Democrats. CNN’s Jeff Zeleny reports.”},{“title”:”Source: Trump will keep about 400 troops in Syria”,”duration”:”02:24″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/22/trump-troops-syria-starr-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/22/trump-troops-syria-starr-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190222164803-troops-in-syria-starr-pkg-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/22/trump-troops-syria-starr-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”President Donald Trump has agreed to keep about 400 US troops in Syria after the withdrawal of most US forces there this spring, a senior administration official said. CNN’s Barbara Starr reports.”,”descriptionText”:”President Donald Trump has agreed to keep about 400 US troops in Syria after the withdrawal of most US forces there this spring, a senior administration official said. CNN’s Barbara Starr reports.”},{“title”:”Reports: NY Prosecutors preparing charges against Manafort “,”duration”:”01:06″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/22/manafort-new-york-district-attorney-charges-trump-pardon-ip-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/22/manafort-new-york-district-attorney-charges-trump-pardon-ip-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/181206195954-04-paul-manafort-file-1206-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/22/manafort-new-york-district-attorney-charges-trump-pardon-ip-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Prosecutors in the Manhattan district attorney’s office have prepared a criminal case against Paul Manafort in the event that he receives a presidential pardon, according to a New York Times Report. “,”descriptionText”:”Prosecutors in the Manhattan district attorney’s office have prepared a criminal case against Paul Manafort in the event that he receives a presidential pardon, according to a New York Times Report. “},{“title”:”North Carolina’s House race is getting a do-over”,”duration”:”02:55″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/22/reality-check-north-carolina-election-house-race-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/22/reality-check-north-carolina-election-house-race-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190222085255-john-avlon-reality-check-2-22-19-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/22/reality-check-north-carolina-election-house-race-avlon-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The North Carolina Board of Elections ordered a new election for the 9th Congressional District after claims of widespread election fraud. “,”descriptionText”:”The North Carolina Board of Elections ordered a new election for the 9th Congressional District after claims of widespread election fraud. “},{“title”:”Toobin: Stone went from OK position to almost locked up”,”duration”:”01:42″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/22/jeffrey-toobin-roger-stone-in-court-sot-ac360-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/22/jeffrey-toobin-roger-stone-in-court-sot-ac360-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190221204515-jeffrey-toobin-02212019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/22/jeffrey-toobin-roger-stone-in-court-sot-ac360-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin was in court as Judge Amy Berman Jackson restricted Roger Stone’s ability to speak publicly about his case after he published an Instagram post featuring Jackson’s photo with what appeared to be the crosshairs behind her head.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin was in court as Judge Amy Berman Jackson restricted Roger Stone’s ability to speak publicly about his case after he published an Instagram post featuring Jackson’s photo with what appeared to be the crosshairs behind her head.”},{“title”:”Lawmaker: Stone apologized ‘because he had to'”,”duration”:”01:10″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/22/roger-stone-gag-order-trump-ted-deutch-inv-tsr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/22/roger-stone-gag-order-trump-ted-deutch-inv-tsr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190221192923-roger-stone-gag-order-trump-ted-deutch-inv-tsr-vpx-00000310-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/22/roger-stone-gag-order-trump-ted-deutch-inv-tsr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) explains to CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/wolf-blitzer-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Wolf Blitzer\u003c/a> why he believes Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson was right to impose a gag order on longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone.”,”descriptionText”:”Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) explains to CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/wolf-blitzer-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Wolf Blitzer\u003c/a> why he believes Federal Judge Amy Berman Jackson was right to impose a gag order on longtime Donald Trump associate Roger Stone.”},{“title”:”Senate Intel eyes Moscow-based former Trump associate”,”duration”:”01:33″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/senate-trump-russia-david-geovanis-nina-dos-santos-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/senate-trump-russia-david-geovanis-nina-dos-santos-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190219172722-david-geovanis-print-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/senate-trump-russia-david-geovanis-nina-dos-santos-dnt-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Senate investigators want to question a Moscow-based American businessman with longstanding ties to President Donald Trump after witnesses told them he could shed light on the President’s commercial and personal activities in Russia dating back to the 1990s, multiple sources have told CNN.”,”descriptionText”:”Senate investigators want to question a Moscow-based American businessman with longstanding ties to President Donald Trump after witnesses told them he could shed light on the President’s commercial and personal activities in Russia dating back to the 1990s, multiple sources have told CNN.”},{“title”:”WaPo: Climate change skeptic to lead WH climate committee”,”duration”:”01:06″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/white-house-climate-committee-william-happer-tapper-sot-lead-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/white-house-climate-committee-william-happer-tapper-sot-lead-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190221171112-white-house-climate-committee-william-happer-tapper-sot-lead-vpx-00001519-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/white-house-climate-committee-william-happer-tapper-sot-lead-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”The Washington Post reports William Happer, a national security council official and climate change skeptic, has been picked to lead a White House committee on climate change. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jake-tapper-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Jake Tapper\u003c/a> takes a closer look.”,”descriptionText”:”The Washington Post reports William Happer, a national security council official and climate change skeptic, has been picked to lead a White House committee on climate change. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/jake-tapper-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Jake Tapper\u003c/a> takes a closer look.”},{“title”:”Why Mueller cares about Roger Stone”,”duration”:”01:38″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:””,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/why-mueller-cares-about-roger-stone-orig-vstan-me.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/why-mueller-cares-about-roger-stone-orig-vstan-me.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190220214021-roger-stone-video-thumbnail-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/why-mueller-cares-about-roger-stone-orig-vstan-me.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Marshall Cohen explains how Roger Stone is involved in the Russia investigation.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Marshall Cohen explains how Roger Stone is involved in the Russia investigation.”},{“title”:”North Carolina GOP candidate calls for new election”,”duration”:”02:15″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-north-carolina-us-house-new-election-fraud-sot-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-north-carolina-us-house-new-election-fraud-sot-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190221152627-mark-harris-2-21-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-north-carolina-us-house-new-election-fraud-sot-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”Mark Harris, the Republican candidate in a US House race in North Carolina, says a new election should be held after evidence presented during a state elections board hearing showed his campaign underwrote an absentee ballot scheme. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/dianne-gallagher-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Dianne Gallagher\u003c/a> reports.”,”descriptionText”:”Mark Harris, the Republican candidate in a US House race in North Carolina, says a new election should be held after evidence presented during a state elections board hearing showed his campaign underwrote an absentee ballot scheme. CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/dianne-gallagher-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Dianne Gallagher\u003c/a> reports.”},{“title”:”Coast Guard officer accused of planning mass attack”,”duration”:”01:35″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/us/2019/02/21/coast-guard-mass-killing-list-schneider-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”us/2019/02/21/coast-guard-mass-killing-list-schneider-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190220175230-coast-guard-lieutenant-terror-plot-hit-list-schneider-tsr-vpx-00041724-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/us/2019/02/21/coast-guard-mass-killing-list-schneider-dnt-newday-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing.”,”descriptionText”:”A Coast Guard lieutenant arrested on gun and drug charges allegedly wanted to conduct a mass killing.”},{“title”:”Cuomo explains how Mueller report will fill in the gaps”,”duration”:”03:58″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/cuomo-magic-wall-trump-campaign-russia-mueller-report-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/cuomo-magic-wall-trump-campaign-russia-mueller-report-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190220215327-cuomo-magic-wall-mueller-report-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/cuomo-magic-wall-trump-campaign-russia-mueller-report-sot-cpt-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”CNN’s Chris Cuomo breaks down the original purpose of the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and the questions surrounding the probe that remain unanswered.”,”descriptionText”:”CNN’s Chris Cuomo breaks down the original purpose of the special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and the questions surrounding the probe that remain unanswered.”},{“title”:”GOP candidate tears up as son testifies in fraud hearing”,”duration”:”00:14″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”https://www.cnn.com/”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-tears-nc-election-voter-fraud-hearing-es-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-tears-nc-election-voter-fraud-hearing-es-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190221055407-mark-harris-cry-2-20-2019-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/21/mark-harris-tears-nc-election-voter-fraud-hearing-es-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”During a voter fraud hearing before the North Carolina State Board of Elections, the son of Republican congressional candidate Mark Harris brought his father to tears with his testimony.”,”descriptionText”:”During a voter fraud hearing before the North Carolina State Board of Elections, the son of Republican congressional candidate Mark Harris brought his father to tears with his testimony.”},{“title”:”Van Jones: I’ve never seen anything like Bernie Sanders”,”duration”:”02:14″,”sourceName”:”CNN”,”sourceLink”:”http://www.cnn.com”,”videoCMSUrl”:”/video/data/3.0/video/politics/2019/02/20/bernie-sanders-presidential-run-interest-jones-nr-vpx.cnn/index.xml”,”videoId”:”politics/2019/02/20/bernie-sanders-presidential-run-interest-jones-nr-vpx.cnn”,”videoImage”:”//cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/190220151859-bernie-sanders-presidential-run-interest-jones-nr-vpx-00004605-large-169.jpg”,”videoUrl”:”/videos/politics/2019/02/20/bernie-sanders-presidential-run-interest-jones-nr-vpx.cnn/video/playlists/this-week-in-politics/”,”description”:”After Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders raised nearly $ 6 million in campaign funding over 24 hours, CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/van-jones\” target=\”_blank\”>Van Jones\u003c/a> discusses with \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/brooke-baldwin-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Brooke Baldwin\u003c/a> whether the money equates to real support for Sanders.”,”descriptionText”:”After Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders raised nearly $ 6 million in campaign funding over 24 hours, CNN’s \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/van-jones\” target=\”_blank\”>Van Jones\u003c/a> discusses with \u003ca href=\”http://www.cnn.com/profiles/brooke-baldwin-profile\” target=\”_blank\”>Brooke Baldwin\u003c/a> whether the money equates to real support for Sanders.”}],’js-video_headline-featured-1pg9hyl’,”,”js-video_source-featured-1pg9hyl”,true,true,’this-week-in-politics’);if (typeof configObj.context !== ‘string’ || configObj.context.length
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