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1.“I think #Putin pays @RepRohrabacher and #Trump,” @GOPLeader told his colleagues in a leaked private conversation after the laughter: “Swear to God.”

washingtonpost.com/gdpr-consent/?…

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
2.@RepRohrabacher has been friends with #Putin since the early 90’s when he lost a drunken arm-wrestling match with #Putin who was visiting #Washington

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

washingtonpost.com/gdpr-consent/?…
3.@FBI warned @RepRohrabacher he was being targeted by the #Kremlin as an agent of influence. @RepRohrabacher rebuffed the warning but his legislative record appears to back up concerns he’s compromised.

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

nytimes.com/2017/05/19/us/…
6.@RepRohrabacher has lobbied heavily for a repeal of the #MagnitskyAct which was enacted in response to the murder of lawyer Sergei Magnitsky who had exposed a scheme by #Putin to embezzle $230 million stolen from taxpayers

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
7.#Putin has waged a diplomatic war to get the Act dropped.
a)He banned #USA adoption of #Russian children.
b)Then he got #Veselnitskaya and #Akhmetshin – to work on getting the sanctions lifted with help from @RepRohrabacher

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
8. In 2014, @RepRohrabacher and his assistant Paul Behrends took a secret three-day trip to #Moscow. In the months following their return colleagues noticed a softening of their position on #Russia

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

politico.com/magazine/story…
9.Behrends also became the chief congressional contact for #Veselnitskaya and #Akhmetshin

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

politico.com/magazine/story…
10.Then a whistle-blower leaked the #PanamaPapers exposing the corrupt dealings of world leaders from #Argentina, #Brazil, #Iceland, #SouthAfrica, #Qatar, #UAE and #Russia.

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
11.#PanamaPapers exposed #Putin’s theft of $2 billion stolen from #Russians and transferred into offshore companies registered to his friends.#MagnitskyAct means those assets could be frozen

theguardian.com/news/2016/apr/…

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
12.#Putin is enraged by the #MagnitskyAct and its sanctions because they hit his own personal fortune held in these offshore holdings

theatlantic.com/international/…

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
13.There is another connection between @RepRohrabacher and #Russia, and ending #MagnitskyAct

Yuri #Vanetik, Vanetik is a donor of @RepRohrabacher and National Finance Co-Chair of the #NewYork #GOP

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

prnewswire.com/news-releases/…
14 .In 2014, Yuri #Vanetik wrote an op-ed calling for the #USA to drop sanctions against #Russia

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

ocregister.com/2014/07/24/yur…
15.Yuri #Vanetik has been sued twice for defrauding investors in of Valueluck and Private Equity Management Group

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

sec.gov/litigation/lit…
16.#Vanetik several business leaders started the “Great America PAC” to help elect Trump. The #PAC was well-funded with $26 million and was willing to accept donations from anyone, no matter how legal

washingtonexaminer.com/pro-trump-supe…

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
17.Great America PAC officials accepted donation offers from reporters posing as #Chinese donors, in exchange for implied promises from the new administration

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

telegraph.co.uk/news/2016/10/2…
18.#Vanetik also has financial ties to both #Russia and #Trump properties. In 2007, #Vanetik bought a unit at the #Trump Ocean Tower in #Panama City

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

opencorporates.com/companies/pa/5…
19.#TrumpTowers are viewed as a vehicle for #Russian´s to launder money with #Trump skimming off the top by charging overblown “management fees”

reuters.com/investigates/s…

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
20 .In 2011, #Vanetik invested in Terra Resources, a U.K. based company with plans to develop #Russian oil fields

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

nbcnews.com/id/41266728/ns…
21.Vanetik invested in Terra Resources, a U.K. based company with plans to develop #Russian oil fields

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

prnewswire.com/news-releases/…
22.@RepRohrabacher and #Vanetik traveled to #Europe to meet an anti-Magnitsky filmmaker and a #Russian operative. They also received a “confidential” briefing from the #Kremlin

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
23.@RepRohrabacher and #Vanetik traveled to #Berlin together and posted an #Instagram photo of their dinner with anti-Magnitsky documentarian Andrei #Nekrasov

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

25.@RepRohrabacher and #Behrends also traveled to #Moscow as part of a congressional delegation where they received a “confidential” #Russian document alleging the world was wrong about #Magnitsky

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
26.#Kremlin also gave them access to #Russian documentary about #Magnitsky. The document and film claimed @Billbrowder lied about #Putin’s #MoneyLaundering

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
27.Weeks later, #Akhmetshin showed up unannounced at @RepRohrabacher’s office saying they were lobbying on behalf of #Prevezon wanting to delay Global Magnitsky Act

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

thedailybeast.com/putins-dirty-g…
28.On June 9, #Akhmetshin and #Veselnitskaya visited #TrumpTower where they met #TrumpJr.,#Manafort and #Kushner for a meeting arranged to hand over dirt on #HillaryClinton to the #TrumpCampaign

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
29.A few days later, @RepRohrabacher attempted to stage a “show trial” of @BillBrowder in the form of a congressional hearing.

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason
30.@RepRohrabacher had planned to confront @BillBrowder with a pro-#Kremlin propaganda movie that viciously attacks him—as well as at least two witnesses linked to #Russia including #Veselnitskaya,

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

thedailybeast.com/gop-lawmaker-g…
31.When senior #Republicans caught wind of the plan, the hearing was cancelled. @BillBrowder instead later testified in front of a full committee

#MagnitskyAct #Rohrabacher #Trump #Putin #Treason

thedailybeast.com/gop-lawmaker-g…
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