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Report: Mueller Working With Manhattan U.S. Attorney on Manafort Probe

The office of the U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York is reportedly coordinating with special counsel Robert Mueller’s team on an investigation into allegations of money laundering on the part of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort. It has been reported that President Trump has personally interviewed potential nominees to lead U.S. attorney’s offices in New York that are overseeing probes of both Manafort and Jared Kushner’s family company. Mueller’s office is investigating Russian election meddling and allegations that Trump associates colluded with Russian operatives.