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Mueller Requests Documents and Emails on Holder, Lynch, Obama from Justice Department

(True Pundit)  U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s sweeping investigation into President Donald Trump’s White House just expanded to President Barack Obama’s White House, True Pundit has learned. Mueller’s probe has also expanded into the tenures of Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch in their official roles as U.S. attorney general during Obama’s two terms in the […]

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Paul Manafort Indictment: No Signs of Trump-Russia ‘Collusion’ | National Review

(National Review)  Do not be fooled by the “Conspiracy against the United States” heading. The Paul Manafort indictment is much ado about nothing . . . except as a vehicle to squeeze Manafort, which is special counsel Robert Mueller’s objective — as we have been arguing for three months (see here, here, and here). Do not be fooled by the […]

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Ex-Trump aide Manafort charged with US tax fraud over Ukraine work – BBC News

  (BBC News)  Donald Trump’s former presidential campaign manager, Paul Manafort, has been charged with conspiring to defraud the US in his dealings with Ukraine. The 12 charges brought against Mr Manafort and one of his business associates, Rick Gates, include conspiracy to launder money. They stem from an inquiry into alleged Russian meddling in […]

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Mueller’s Russia Probe Indicts Manafort – Bloomberg

(Bloomberg)  Paul Manafort, a former campaign manager for President Donald Trump, and his onetime business partner Rick Gates were charged with conspiracy against the U.S., the first people charged in the broad investigation into Russian meddling with the U.S. election.Manafort laundered more than $18 million to support a “lavish lifestyle,” including buying U.S. real estate, and […]

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Deep state operative Mueller targets Paul Manafort – Intellihub

(INTELLIHUB) — FBI agents working for deep state operative Robert Mueller raided the home of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort late last month, seizing materials they claim are related to the investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. “The raid, which occurred without warning on July 26, signaled an aggressive new approach by special counsel […]