Trump Slams Russia Docs Report, F-35 Cost Overruns

Law360, Nashville (January 11, 2017, 3:33 PM EST) -- President-elect Donald Trump on Wednesday slammed reports that Russia holds compromising information on him as “fake news,” while continuing to criticize the Pentagon’s largest acquisition program, the F-35 fighter jet, for cost and schedule overruns.

Trump, in his first press conference since the Nov. 8 election, said media reports released late Tuesday claiming that Russia may hold compromising documents and information on him were “fake news,” and calling one of those media outlets, Buzzfeed, a “failing pile of garbage.”

“A thing like that should have never...
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