The former Trump campaign aide and business partner of Paul Manafort plead guilty to federal conspiracy and making false statements. In addition to pleading guilty to the charges, Gates has agreed to turn witness in Robert Mueller’s Russia investigation. This is part of a plea
As the Russia probe deepens, President Trump’s son-in-law is swept into the chaos. The finances and business dealings of Jared Kushner are being investigated as part of the larger investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election. Kushner is not the only Trump associate
As the Russia probe sweeps more individuals into it’s cloud, the VP prepares. Vice President Pence has joined the President in hiring outside legal counsel. Pence has retained Richard Cullen, a Richmond-based lawyer, to help with both congressional committee inquiries and the special counsel investigation.
While no formal offer was made, AG Jeff Sessions has put the idea out there. According to a new report by ABC News, the relationship between President Trump and Jeff Sessions has become so strained that the AG has even suggested he could resign. The ill-will
President Trump asked two top intelligence chiefs’ to publicly deny evidence of cooperation between his campaign and Russia. The story was first reported by The Washington Post. These latest revelations do nothing to quell fears and questions over alleged links between Trump’s campaign and Russia. This
During a luncheon on Thursday, President Trump spoke about the issue freely. The President was asked several questions regarding the appointment of Robert Mueller as special counsel for the Russia investigation. His staunchest comments though were in response to ABC News’ David Muir’s question. Muir asked
The former FBI director was appointed by the Justice Department on Wednesday. Mueller has accepted the responsibility of being appointed as a special counsel. He will oversee the federal investigation into potential coordination between Russia and the Trump campaign to influence the 2016 election. In