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Trump says many 'top' lawyers want to represent him for 'fame & fortune'

Apparently speaking in connection to the resignation of his personal lawyer, John Dowd, on Thursday, President Trump said Sunday on Twitter he has plenty of options for representation in Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe:

In a second tweet, Trump said he will stay with his current lawyers because a new one will delay the probe's conclusion and charge him too much:

It is unclear who will lead Trump's legal team following Dowd's departure.