Chuck Todd presses Giuliani on whether Trump is 'truthful'

Chuck Todd presses Giuliani on whether Trump is 'truthful'
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NBC host Chuck ToddCharles (Chuck) David ToddMegan Rapinoe reveals what she'd say to fans who are Trump supporters Rapinoe: Trump's message divides 'so he can conquer' Sanders: Pelosi is being 'a little bit' too tough on Ocasio-Cortez MORE on Sunday pressed President TrumpDonald John TrumpEsper sidesteps question on whether he aligns more with Mattis or Trump Warren embraces Thiel label: 'Good' As tensions escalate, US must intensify pressure on Iran and the IAEA MORE's personal attorney, Rudy GiulianiRudy GiulianiHeavy loss by female candidate in Republican NC runoff sparks shock Chamber of Commerce hires former Giuliani, Cruz campaign aide Democratic debates kick off Iowa summer sprint MORE, over whether he believes Trump is "truthful."

"Do you represent the most truthful client you've ever had in Donald Trump?" Todd asked Giuliani during an interview Sunday on "Meet the Press."


"I represent probably the most important client I've ever had with regard to the future of the United States, yes, because he’s been a great president," Giuliani responded.

Todd then asked a second time whether Giuliani believes the president to be truthful.

"I believe he's truthful, yeah, as much as he can be in a world in which every single word you say is picked apart," he said.

Todd's questioning came after last week's release of special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) Swan MuellerTop Republican considered Mueller subpoena to box in Democrats Kamala Harris says her Justice Dept would have 'no choice' but to prosecute Trump for obstruction Dem committees win new powers to investigate Trump MORE's report, which detailed several cases in which Trump or his allies misled the public.

A poll released by Quinnipiac University early last month found that more than six in 10 American voters polled say Trump is not an honest person. 

The poll, found that 65 percent of respondents said they believe Trump is dishonest, a new high, while just 30 percent said that they thought the president is honest.