WATCH: Donald Trump refuses to say if he plans to pardon Paul Manafort
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President Donald Trump on Tuesday refused to answer whether he would pardon his former campaign chief Paul Manafort.

After a White House announcement about tax reform, a reporter tried to ask the president if he planned to pardon Manafort. Trump appeared to hear the question and paused for a moment, but did not answer it.

"Thank you, everybody," Trump said.

Manafort was indicted Monday as part of Robert Mueller's federal investigation into alleged Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. election.

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