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Harris swipes at Trump on Russia: 'Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail'

Harris swipes at Trump on Russia: 'Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail'
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisNearly 300 former national security officials sign Biden endorsement letter As VP Kamala Harris could be a powerful voice for women's retirement security The clock is ticking and Trump is still taking a shellacking MORE (D-Calif.) on Friday suggested that President TrumpDonald John TrumpNearly 300 former national security officials sign Biden endorsement letter DC correspondent on the death of Michael Reinoehl: 'The folks I know in law enforcement are extremely angry about it' Late night hosts targeted Trump over Biden 97 percent of the time in September: study MORE was going to spend time with "supporters" after the president said he was considering going to Russia's May Day Parade next year.

"Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail," the 2020 presidential hopeful tweeted in reference to Trump's comments, jabbing at him over his relationship with Russia. 

Trump indicated Friday that he would like to accept Russian President Vladimir PutinVladimir Vladimirovich PutinSafeguarding US elections by sanctioning Russian sovereign debt DOJ: Russian hackers targeted 2018 Olympics, French elections Putin stands with Belarus's dictator — we should stand by its people MORE's invitation to the May 9 event, but said he might not because it is during the presidential campaign season. 

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“It’s a very big deal, celebrating the end of the war,” Trump told reporters. “I appreciate the invitation. It’s right in the middle of the political season.”

Former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerCNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump CNN anchor rips Trump over Stone while evoking Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting The Hill's 12:30 Report: New Hampshire fallout MORE's report of his investigation into Russia's election interference, released earlier this year, found that Russia aimed to help Trump win the 2016 election, but did not establish that there was a criminal conspiracy by the Trump campaign. 

Trump has faced criticism for his closeness with Putin, including after he said it was "possible" he would invite Putin to next year's Group of Seven summit.

Harris is among more than a dozen people running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.