Trump Denies Showing Classified Documents Following CNN’s Release of Leaked Audio

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Following CNN’s release of a leaked audio recording of Trump allegedly revealing classified material to several people at his club in Bedminster, New Jersey, the former president has denied that he showed classified material.  “I would say it was bravado, if you want to know the truth, it was bravado. I was talking and just holding up papers and talking about them, but I had no documents. I didn’t have any documents,” Trump said.  In regards to the handling of alleged classified documents, Trump responded, “No, I have no regrets. I didn’t have a classified document. There was no classified document on my desk.”