Tag: Paul Manafort

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Report: Tony Podesta Offered Immunity to Testify Against Manafort

On Thursday’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight” on the Fox News Channel, show host Tucker Carlson reported that, according to two sources, Podesta Group founder Tony Podesta has been offered immunity by Special Counsel Robert Mueller to testify against former Trump Campaign Chairman Paul Manafort.

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FBI Memos: Journalists Colluded with Andrew Weissmann on Paul Manafort Investigation

A Sunday report from Politico’s Josh Gerstein published two internal FBI documents that suggest Associated Press reporters gave investigators linked to special counsel Robert Mueller’s “Russia” probe information they had uncovered about one-time Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort at an off-the-record meeting last year.

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Superseding Indictment in Manafort Case Names Russia-Linked Defendant

Special Counsel Robert Mueller secured yet another indictment against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort Friday, adding obstruction of justice charges based on the same “witness tampering” Mueller’s prosecutors alleged Monday in a motion to have Manafort’s bail revoked.

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 08: Robert S. Mueller III, Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), takes part in a question-and-answer forum at the International Conference on Cyber Security (ICCS) on August 8, 2013 in New York City. The ICCS, which is co-hosted by Fordham University and the …

U.S. Judge Questions Special Counsel Mueller’s Powers in Manafort Case

ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Reuters) – A federal judge on Friday sharply criticized Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s criminal case in Virginia against President Trump’s former campaign manager, Paul Manafort, and openly questioned whether Mueller exceeded his prosecutorial powers by bringing it.

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GOP Sen: Trump Should Keep a ‘Pardon Off the Table’ for Manafort, Flynn

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC) suggest President Donald Trump keep the pardon “off the table” for his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort and former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Partial transcript as follows: BRENNAN: Senator,

Deputy U.S. Attorney General nominee Rod Rosenstein waits to testify before the Senate Judiciary Committee March 7, 2017 in Washington, DC

Mueller Investigation Criticized in Congress for ‘Casting Too Wide of a Net’

During a House Judiciary Committee hearing on Wednesday, Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) voiced a widespread concern about Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election by asking Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein if the scope of the investigation has widened far beyond its original charter.

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Report: Russia ‘Dossier’ Based on 10-Year-Old Wall Street Journal Articles

Lee Smith of Tablet magazine has traced the origins of the Russia “dossier” — the Democrat-funded opposition research project that may have laid the foundations for the ongoing Russia investigation — to several Wall Street Journal articles that appeared in print a decade ago.