April and May: The DNC’s IT department contacts the FBI about unusual computer activity and hires cybersecurity firm CrowdStrike to investigate. Manafort says, “No, there are not. You can say I was their exclusive broker.” According to Millian, he helped Trump “study the Moscow market” for potential real estate investments. McMaster reads a statement to the press denying the Washington Post’s report while mischaracterizing the substance of it. Manafort had initially denied receiving illicit payments and told the AP that “any wire transactions received by my company are legitimate payments for political consulting work that was provided. Petersburg and linked to the Kremlin. Flynn reportedly denies having discussed US sanctions on Russia. – Former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer meets with Mueller’s investigators for almost a full day. The committees asked Cohen for his voluntary cooperation in providing testimony about contacts he had with Russian officials, but Cohen declined. FBI Director Christopher Wray and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein brief Trump on the indictments before they are made public. An administration official hand-delivers this list to senior members of the Senate Intelligence Committee. Trump or the campaign.” – Longtime Trump adviser Roger Stone writes an article for in which he denies that Russia was behind the DNC hack. We just go there all the time.’ Now that was three years ago, so it was pretty interesting.” Eric Trump later denies saying this. The preacher, Dale Armstrong, helps run two groups focused on bringing biblical values to Ukraine and other former Soviet republics. The committees reportedly turned down Deripaska’s offer. “It is the first known instance of a living witness emerging from the arid mass of technical detail that has so far shaped the investigation into the election hacking and the heated debate it has stirred,” notes the. Relationship with bipolar man. “I have recently become concerned that the threat of the Russian government tampering in our presidential election is more extensive than widely known,” Reid writes. – Jay Sekulow, one of Trump’s attorneys, tells CNN’s Wolf Blitzer that the indictments are not related to the Trump campaign and says there is no connection between George Papadopoulos’ plea and Trump. – The Wall Street Journal reports that Flynn has told the FBI and the congressional committees investigating ties between the Trump campaign and Russia that he will agree to be interviewed in exchange for immunity from prosecution. Also present at the event is Russian diplomat Vitaly Churkin, later the Russian ambassador to the United Nations. The separately reports that executives at the bank are expecting to soon receive subpoenas or other requests for information from special counsel Robert Mueller. He brings Michael Flynn with him to the meeting, which includes discussion of the intelligence community’s assessment that Russia was interfering in the US election.. In an appearance on Fox News Sunday, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says special counsel Robert Mueller can investigate any crimes uncovered as part of the Trump-Russia probe. – Speaking to reporters in St. Donald Trump is seated next to Russian Ambassador Yuri Dubinin at a lunch organized by Leonard Lauder, the son of cosmetics scion Estée Lauder, who at the time is running her cosmetics business. – MSNBC’s Thomas Roberts asks Trump if he has a relationship with Putin. Date unknown: Prior to Election Day, Flynn contacts Kislyak. It’s tough to keep track of all the relevant events, pertinent ties, key statements, and unraveling claims. Trump spokeswoman Hope Hicks, asked by the Washington Post about Carter Page’s July speech in Moscow, downplays his role as a foreign policy adviser to the Trump campaign, saying he “does not speak for Mr. That is so illegal! - Donald J. – Spicer denies that Trump or his campaign had any contacts with Russia during the election. – In an interview with NBC News, President Barack Obama says hacks are being investigated by the FBI, but that “experts have attributed this to the Russians.” He notes, “What we do know is that the Russians hack our systems. “I just fired the head of the FBI. The previously unreported trip increases tensions with the House Intelligence Committee’s Democratic staff, the Senate Intelligence Committee, and Mueller’s office. Kislyak was not caught on tape entering the building, suggesting that he may have been brought in through a back entrance. He is Trump’s main lawyer, all contracts go through him. This reveals that Flynn misled Pence when he said he had not had substantive conversations with the Russian ambassador.
Sex Scandal Videos - Sex Tube Box. Unlike possible federal crimes resulting from Mueller’s investigation, the president does not have the power to pardon state crimes. In a statement to the committee and at a press conference following the closed-door session, he denies any collusion with Russia. But I don’t know Putin.” Referring to Trump campaign staffers, Russia’s deputy foreign minister said the day after the election, “A number of them maintained contacts with Russian representatives. The statement confirms that Trump asked then FBI-Director Comey to drop the investigation of Michael Flynn that has become a focus of the FBI’s Russia probe. had been promised damaging information on Hillary Clinton. The president tells reporters that he is grateful that Putin has expelled hundreds of US diplomats from Russia in response to US sanctions. At a press conference with Secretary of State Rex Tillerson welcoming the Russian foreign minister, a reporter asks a question about the Comey firing. Rybolovlev goes on to give conflicting explanations for why he bought the property. I think you’ll probably be rewarded mightily by our press.” At the same event, he declares, “I never met Putin. – Trump tweets: This is the single greatest witch hunt of a politician in American history! - Donald J. Gorkov refuses to answer the question. The New York Times reported that this peace proposal was hand-delivered to Michael Flynn prior to his forced resignation. The meeting at Nobu is organized by Gref-who regularly meets with Putin-and Aras Agalarov, who owns the Nobu franchise in Moscow. A big deal that will bring our countries together! - Donald J. to say that Emin asked that Trump Jr. A source tells Bloomberg that Mueller has reached out to Manafort’s son-in-law and a Ukrainian oligarch, hoping to convince Manafort to be more cooperative. Corallo resigned from his post in July, reportedly over concerns that the president and his staff may have obstructed justice in connection to their handling of the response to the Trump Tower story. The New York Times reports that Ukraine’s anti-corruption bureau has discovered Manafort’s name on a list of “black accounts” compiled by ousted Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych, a Putin ally. The statement, given to the New York Times as they prepared a story about the meeting for publication, said Trump Jr.
PARTYNEXTDOOR - Come and See Me [Official Music Video]. And there are repercussions for the violation of law.” The revelation comes after Chaffetz, the committee’s chairman, and Rep. later reports that Page asked for and received permission from Trump’s then-campaign manager, Corey Lewandowski, to speak at the Moscow event. Exxon seeks the waiver in order to resume an exploration and drilling project with Russian-state oil giant Rosneft. George Corey Lewandowski,.Sam Clovis, writing, “I have the Russian MFA asking me if Mr. – Mother Jones reports that Manafort tried to help Deripaska secure a visa to the United States. – Dmitri Rybolovlev’s plane lands in Miami, the day before Trump is set to arrive at Mar-a-Lago for the weekend. The meeting was first reported by The New Yorker. That’s the thing to watch today.” Lizza later reports: He suggested that I read a piece in The Hill about incidental collection. He insists that national security adviser Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russian ambassador included no discussion of US sanctions. V dating scandal. According to the paper, Comey kept detailed records of all his conversations with the president. Their plans to meet never come to fruition because of scheduling changes for both Trump and Putin. According to the new service, “As part of their investigation, U.S. “And it appears as if he did take that money. – The New York Times reports that Robert Mueller’s investigative team has asked the White House for records related to former national security adviser Michael Flynn. – The Miss Universe pageant takes place near Moscow. Brennan’s memo also says then-FBI Director James Comey and then-National Intelligence Director James Clapper agree on the scope of Russian involvement. – Outgoing Senate Minority Leader Sen. In May, Crowdstrike determines that hackers affiliated with Russian intelligence infiltrated the DNC’s network. Goldstone also added that the information “is obviously very high level and sensitive information but is part of Russia and its government’s support for Mr. This contradicted a key claim of the memo compiled by his staff, which contended the bureau failed to reveal the political nature of Steel’s research. – The New York Times reports that two White House officials, Ezra Cohen-Watnick and Michael Ellis, “played a role in providing” Rep. Humanitarian reasons, plus I want Russia to greatly step up their fight against ISIS & terrorism. If you want to blind yourself, then you can look the other way.” He also says, “There is certainly an abundance of non-public information that we’ve gathered in the investigation. The Agalarovs persuade them to host Miss Universe at a concert hall they own on the outskirts of Moscow. Papadopoulos has a phone call with Trump campaign policy adviser Sam Clovis and then forwards Timofeev’s email to him. – ABC News reports that the Senate Intelligence Committee will likely subpoena Mike Flynn Jr., the son of Trump’s ousted national security adviser. Bill Browder, founder of the hedge fund Hermitage Capital Management, testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee. Not just government systems, but private systems. Kushner then forwards the email to campaign communications staffer Hope Hicks. Trump is interested in visiting Russia at some point. The State Department was one of nine federal agencies that approved the deal, and Hillary Clinton was the secretary of state at the time. This makes him the first White House official revealed to be central in the FBI’s probe. NBC’s @KeirSimmons asks Sergey Gorkov, the Russian banker who met w/ Kushner, over and over about their meeting. – Late on Friday afternoon, a leaked video of Trump boasting of groping and kissing women without their consent is published by the Washington Post. He makes a number of materially false statements: He lies about the timeline of his communications with professor Josef Mifsud and the female Russian national, saying that both relationships began before he joined the Trump campaign. According to NBC News, congressional investigators are trying to determine if participants discussed the possibility of Russian sources making illegal campaign contributions. He blames Flynn’s ouster on leaks. signs an executive order expanding the Magnitsky list, a key package of US sanctions on Russia. Petersburg, Russia, Putin shifts away from the Kremlin’s many blanket denials of Russian meddling in the US election, saying instead that it’s possible that “patriotically minded” individuals may have instigated hacking related to the US election. This is McCarthyism! - Donald J. McMaster clarifies that in calling the Washington Post‘s reporting “false,” he was disputing the “premise” of the article: that Trump had done “anything inappropriate” or that he had compromised national security by revealing information to Russian officials. According to the , Trump cut a letter of intent with I.C. The aluminum magnate had been denied entry to the United States at various points because of suspected ties to the Russian mafia. In making this statement, Trump tacitly implies that he did in fact discuss classified information with these Russian officials and also appears to confirm that the classified information originated with Israel-a statement that no US official has made publicly. Kassis is the leader of a Syrian group endorsed by the Kremlin that seeks to cooperate with Moscow ally President Bashar Assad. – Mother Jones reports that Sen. “The PAC is a recycled pro-Iraq war PAC. : reports that special counsel Robert Mueller is working with New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman as part of his investigation into former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort’s financial transactions. According to Trump’s spokesman, the real estate mogul had a lengthy discussion with the Soviet president about economics and hotels.
– On , Manafort denies that he or anyone within the Trump campaign worked to change the platform. Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein warns White House chief of staff John Kelly that the memo could threaten Times, Mark Corallo, the former spokesman for Trump’s legal team, has received an interview request from Mueller. Banking sources said some transactions on Manafort-associated accounts raised sufficient concern to trigger an internal investigation at a Cypriot bank into potential money laundering activities. and Russian lawyer Natalia Veselnitskaya. He knew all about the lies and corruption going on at the highest levels of the FBI! - Donald J. – Taking a break from a vacation at his New Jersey golf club, Trump holds a brief press conference. Gordon, met with Sergey Kislyak during the Republican National Convention. The paper also reports that the Senate Intelligence Committee has informed the White House that it will seek to question Kushner about this meeting and his interactions with Kislyak. Trump claims that Comey reassured him that he was not under investigation. The source reportedly showed Nunes “dozens” of classified intelligence reports. I think it’s reaching a point where it’s of Watergate size and scale, and a couple of other scandals that you and I have seen. Today, Chairman Nunes shared information with WH still withheld from our committee. Spicer says that in his Rose Garden comments, Trump was actually expressing his willingness to speak to special counsel Robert Mueller. When asked whether Trump would be willing to give sworn testimony before Congress, Spicer responds, “I don’t know. “I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go,” Trump said to Comey, according to a two-page memo Comey drafted after the meeting. – The Wall Street Journal reports that Donald Trump Jr. At that meeting, Kislyak requests that Kushner meet with Sergey N. The committee insists it found no evidence of collusion and recommends instead a crackdown on leaks to the press and a repeal of the Logan Act, a statute that criminalizes efforts by private citizens to interfere in US foreign policy. The Pentagon launches an investigation into Michael Flynn for accepting payments from a foreign government without prior approval, in potential violation of the Constitution’s emoluments clause. Spicer also says the White House will not comment further on the wiretapping allegation until the completion of this investigation. I am being investigated for firing the FBI Director by the man who told me to fire the FBI Director! Witch Hunt - Donald J