Billionaire Oligarch Under Investigation by FBI
Beto Voted Over and Over Against Getting Tough on Russia
Then-Rep.Beto O’Rourke was often joined by then-Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA), who was infamous for his close ties to Russia.
FROM RUSSIA WITH LOVE
Indicted Oligarch Firtash: Trump Has Third-Grade Smarts
The Ukrainian mogul, a background presence in the story of Russian influence in U.S. elections, praised Manafort’s savvy but dismissed Trump in an interview with The Daily Beast.
WHITE COLLAR DISCOUNT
Manafort Judge Gave This Woman More Time for Similar Crimes
She conned victims out of $385,000. He conned banks out of $25 million. The judge gave her six years. He got four.
Konstantin Kilimnik, Manafort’s Pal in Mueller’s Crosshairs
He worked for Paul Manafort’s political consulting firm and ran its office in Ukraine—and now their relationship is of great interest to the Special Counsel’s Office.
‘Humiliated’ Manafort Whines, Gets Just 47 Months in Prison
Guidelines called for a sentence of 19 to 24 years for fraud. The judge said that was excessive.
Ukraine’s Elections Suffer From a Manafort Hangover
People are so sick of the kind of politics Manafort played in Ukraine, they've made actor-comedian Volodymyr Zelensky, a fresh face, the leading contender for president.
The Case of the Chinese Aircraft Carrier Spy
Ship designer Sun Bo reportedly met with foreign agents and shared military secrets. How damaging that intel might be is unclear, but the case is a huge embarrassment for Beijing.