If the Times’ story is right, retired agents and officials say that means the highest levels of Justice and the FBI knew the president was—and may still be—under investigation.
Trump’s ex-campaign chairman allegedly contacted someone to get them to ‘speak with an Administration official on Manafort's behalf.’
The new attorney general spent a few years in right-wing media repeatedly making that claim.
Asked if aides and those close to Trump see Papadopoulos as an ongoing liability, one White House official replied that they see him generally as a ‘clown trying to make a buck.’
Mikhail Khodorkovsky knows well the fate of those who criticize Russia’s president and secret services. But he won’t be silenced. He shouts back—and funds investigations.
The national security members in attendance said it over and over, perhaps hoping President Donald Trump would take their words to heart.
The president may think he can hand Americans over to Russia for political investigations, but a treaty says he can’t. I know. I helped shape it.