Manafort cooperation could energize Mueller probe: legal experts
4 monthes ago - By Politicus USA
A plea deal by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort to cooperate with U.S. prosecutors in their investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 election suggests he could shed light on unanswered questions revolving around the campaign, legal experts said on Friday.
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Manafort knows Trump's deepest secrets. And now he works for Mueller
4 monthes ago - By NBC News
Analysis: If anyone knows about collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign, it's Paul Manafort. That may explain the prosecutors' interest in a plea deal.
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Trump launches first broadside at Mueller after Manafort plea deal
4 monthes ago - By Politico
President Donald Trump on Saturday fired his first salvo against special counsel Robert Mueller since former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort entered a plea deal with Mueller's federal prosecutors. "While my poll numbers are good, with the Economy being the best ever, if it weren't for the Rigged Russian Witch Hunt, they would be 25 points higher!" Trump tweeted. "Highly conflicted Bob Mueller & the 17 Angry Democrats are using this Phony issue to hurt us in the Midterms. No Collusion!" Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani also broke his silence on Manafort's intended guilty plea earlier...
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