“Mike Flynn Is Going Down With Trump On Russia By Refusing Request To Be A Senate Witness”


POLITICUS USA

President Donald Trump warned his fired National Security Adviser Mike Flynn to “stay strong” last April, and Flynn is “staying strong” by refusing a new request to appear as a witness before the Senate Intelligence committee, according to a report by CNN.

 

 

 

“Top GOP Operative Worked With Michael Flynn During Campaign To Obtain Hacked Clinton Emails”


POLITICUS USA

It’s becoming increasingly hard to believe that Trump had no idea what some of his closest advisers were up to with respect to Russia.

“Michael Flynn Reportedly Plans To Hand Over Some Documents In Senate Russia Probe”


HUFFINGTON POST

Retired Lieutenant General Michael Flynn, White House national security adviser-designate, walks through the lobby at Trump Tower in New York, U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. President-elect Donald Trump stepped up his criticism of the U.S. intelligence community, suggesting the agencies he’ll count on for briefings on everything from terrorist operations to foreign military maneuvers don’t have enough evidence to back up their conclusion that Russia hacked the U.S. election campaign. Photographer: Anthony Behar/Pool via Bloomberg

“Senior Russian Officials Tried To Use Trump’s Associates To Influence Him During Campaign”


POLITICUS USA

The Russians tried to take advantage of the fact that Trump is easily influenced by those around him and has no core convictions.

“Mike Flynn takes the Fifth, refuses Senate testimony subpoena”


SALON

In 2016, the former Trump adviser said, “when you’re given immunity, that means you probably committed a crime”

“Trump told aides firing Flynn was a mistake”


POLITICO

The president has grown obsessed with defending the tough-talking 58-year-old general, repeatedly telling aides and associates in private that Flynn was a ‘good man.’

“Trump Knew Michael Flynn Was Being Investigated Before Making Him National Security Adviser”


POLITICUS USA

The New York Times just added fuel to the raging dumpster fire threatening to take down this White House.

“Justice Department appoints special counsel in Russia probe”


MSNBC

Chris Matthews brings in Senator Richard Blumenthal and Michael Schmidt, reporter for the New York Times, to discuss the Justice Department appointing a special counsel on the Russia probe.

“Comey memo: Trump asked for end of Flynn”


MSNBC

Mike Schmidt, reporter for the New York Times, talks with Rachel Maddow about his scoop that James Comey’s notes from a meeting with Donald Trump include a description of Trump asking Comey to end the investigation into disgraced Trump NSA Mike Flynn.

CNN BREAKING NEWS . . .


Federal prosecutors have issued grand jury subpoenas to associates of former national security adviser Michael Flynn seeking business records, as part of the ongoing probe of Russian meddling in last year’s election, according to sources familiar with the matter.

CNN learned of the subpoenas hours before President Donald Trump fired FBI director James Comey.

The subpoenas represent the first sign of a significant escalation of activity in the FBI’s broader investigation begun last July into possible ties between Trump campaign associates and Russia.

Watch coverage on CNN.

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