On the night before Donald Trump’s inauguration, Trump confidant Roger Stone received a call from the New York Times asking for comment about a broad investigation by law enforcement and intelligence agencies into his alleged ties to Russia.
VICE News Tonight reporter Elle Reeve was with Stone when the Times called and VICE News filmed his reaction. It was part of a hectic evening for Trump’s controversial advisor — we also followed him to the Deploraball, billed as the official party of the alt-right’s most dedicated Trump supporters, where his group was turned away at the door.
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