“Terrified Trump Plans To Paint Michael Flynn As A ‘Liar’ If He Exposes Russia Crimes”


POLITICUS USA

“Trump will try to paint Flynn as a liar, but it’ll be a tough sell given all the praise he has heaped on the ex-national security adviser.” MORE

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CNN BREAKING NEWS . . .


Donald Trump Jr. would not tell House investigators Wednesday what he and his father discussed after reports surfaced about a June 2016 meeting he had in Trump Tower with Russians, citing attorney-client privilege because of the presence of attorneys during the exchange with his father.

President Donald Trump and his son had a conversation this summer after Trump Jr. produced emails about his involvement in the Trump Tower meeting, according to Rep. Adam Schiff, a California Democrat and the committee’s ranking member who attended the Wednesday session. At the classified hearing, Trump Jr. acknowledged speaking with senior White House aide Hope Hicks to help craft a response to the initial reports, sources said.

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More headlines on the Russia investigation:

— Whistleblower: Flynn told colleague Russia sanctions would be ‘ripped up’

— Revelations about Michael Flynn raise new questions about what Pence knew

— More charges could be coming against former Trump aide Rick Gates (corrected)

“The Mike Flynn “Lock Her Up” Yule Log: The Daily Show”


“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

“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.

“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 exclusive: Grand jury subpoenas issued in FBI’s Russia investigation”


CNN

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