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Melania Draft Submitted by Speechwriter Reportedly Didn’t Feature Plagiarized Passage

hallie jackson trumpA new report is providing some insight into how Melania Trump ended up reading a speech featuring a paragraph that plagiarized Michelle Obama.

NBC News’ Hallie Jackson reported on MSNBC tonight that Matthew Scully was brought on to write her speech for her, and “the draft submitted by Scully shows none of the portions in question.”

So, basically, the passage in question was added after the draft was submitted.

Melania Trump herself said days ago that she wrote her speech with minimal input.

Watch above, via MSNBC.

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