Team trump has spent on lawyers nearly $700 thousand for the three months

© REUTERS / Gonzalo FuentesПрезидент USA Donald trump with his wife Melania in France, 14 July 2017Team trump has spent on lawyers nearly $700 thousand for the three months© REUTERS / Gonzalo Fuentes

Team US President Donald trump has spent more than 677 thousand dollars for «legal advice» for the period from April to June 2017, according to Politico, referring to the published financial statistics.

The amount is about 15% of the total cost of the associates of the President for a specified period, in comparison with the period January-March legal fees increased by more than 2.5 times.

Since the beginning of the campaign trump and his team had paid lawyers a total of $ 4.5 million.

In the U.S. Congress now under investigation over alleged intervention of the Russian Federation in the United States presidential election, won by Donald trump.

While the American media regularly reports, generally citing unnamed sources, the contacts of the members of the electoral headquarters of the trump with Russian officials and businessmen. Russia has repeatedly denied accusations of attempts to influence U.S. elections, but the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov called them «completely unfounded».

Earlier it was reported that trump called the scandal around alleged «relations with Russia,» his entourage, the biggest witch hunt in the political history.