Corsi informed Stone about the planned WikiLeaks Dem email releases 2 months in advance.
And Mueller has the exchange. nbcnews.com/politics/justi…
Corsi passed the request along to conservative author Ted Malloch in London"
The episode delayed the delivery of Trump’s written responses to Mueller's questions" washingtonpost.com/politics/corsi…
– Roger Stone did not tell him about WikiLeaks
– he was not told about the 2016 Trump Tower meeting between his son, campaign officials and a Russian lawyer promising dirt on Hillary Clinton amp.cnn.com/cnn/2018/11/28…
For months, the felon, general & Trump’s lawyer worked to land the deal, speaking with a Putin aide, Russian bankers and real estate developers"
And an insight into how @HouseIntelComm Republicans buried damaging evidence.
One of the sources said Ivanka was also involved in Cohen’s efforts." yahoo.com/news/mueller-e…
Stone replied: “A load every week going forward.”
"If Cohen did share this information with Mueller's team, then it could be used as part of the obstruction of justice probe in determining whether Trump was trying to illegally influence a witness in the investigation."
Mueller files sentencing memo for former Trump NSA Flynn wsj.com/articles/mike-…
The investigations in which he has provided assistance are ongoing."
That would be Dmitry Klokov, as reported in June.
“While many Americans who desired a particular outcome to the election knocked on doors, toiled at phone banks or found any number of other legal ways to make their voices heard, Cohen sought to influence the election from the shadows."
"The company said the purpose of its $150,000 payment to a former Playboy model was to prevent her story from influencing the 2016 election" wsj.com/articles/micha…
"I have nothing to do with Russia. Haven’t made a phone call to Russia in years. Don’t speak to people from Russia. I have nothing to do with Russia. To the best of my knowledge, no person that I deal with does"
"Russia requested sensitive documents on Dirk, Edward & Daniel Ziff, weeks before Veselnitskaya offered the Trump campaign “dirt” on Hillary — including her supposed connection to the Ziff brothers"
“I just fired the head of the FBI. He was crazy, a real nut job. I faced great pressure because of Russia. That’s taken off.”
American journalists were barred, but Russia released photographs."
"All the predictions the Americans made to the Israelis as warnings turned out to be true"
(Artem Klyushin's relationship with Trump dates back to 2013, when he was involved in discussions on a “new project” with Trump: the Moscow tower)
Even Fox News was deeply alarmed. #RussianAsset
Such a gap would be unusual in any presidency, let alone one that Russia sought to install through an unprecedented campaign of election interference" #RussianAsset
It handicaps the experts, advisers & Cabinet officers who are there to serve him & certainly gives Putin much more scope to manipulate Trump": @strobetalbott
And the matter of Trump's secret meetings with Putin & confiscation of the interpreter's notes takes on even greater import.
Sasse (NE) nytimes.com/2019/01/15/us/…
2) At a dinner that night: sought out Putin w/o any American witnesses
3) Vietnam: accepts Putin’s denial of election interference
4) Helsinki: only interpreters present
5) Buenos Aires
Afternoon of July 7: Trump holds secretive meeting with Putin & confiscates the translator's notes.
Evening of July 7: lengthy sidebar with Putin
Like his son.
In the building in which his business is headquartered.
Rudy Giuliani says Trump didn't collude with Russia but can't say if campaign aides did cnn.com/2019/01/16/pol…
(off camera, Fox News person exclaims“Oh my God”)
"I didn't actually break in, I just fenced the stuff!" #collusion
Vitter sent form letters to ambassadors urging them to press federal offices on behalf of Deripaska's sanctioned company"
Trump directed his attorney to lie to Congress about the Moscow Tower project, and supported a plan to visit Russia during the campaign to personally meet Putin buzzfeed.com/jasonleopold/t…
And it did not disappoint.
The President, Vice President and all civil officers of the United States, shall be removed from office on impeachment for, and conviction of, treason, bribery, or other high crimes and misdemeanors.
His reward from Trump: to be called a rat.
"What communication did you have with Michael D. Cohen, Felix Sater and others, including foreign nationals, about Russian real estate developments during the campaign?" #SubornationOfPerjury
Report that Trump told Michael Cohen to lie to Congress draws rare response from special counsel nbcnews.com/politics/donal…
In each case, the conduct was intended to benefit Client-1, in accordance with Client-1's directives"
Client-1 is Trump
The central premise of the story is accurate. This is merely an issue of inconsequential errors and jealously guarding the SCO's leak-proof reputation.
Giuliani on whether Trump and Michael Cohen discussed Cohen’s congressional testimony: “I don’t know if it happened or if it didn’t happen. I have no knowledge if he spoke to him ... So what if he talked to him about it?" #TrumpRussia
I think it’s remarkable we are 2 years after the fact & just discovering it today": Sen @MarkWarner
By next week, @BuzzFeedNews will have been totally vindicated.
– at the time he was calling for an end to sanctions against Russia
– when he gave interviews questioning the legitimacy of NATO
– when he called on Russia to release hacked Democratic emails" #TrumpRussia
If Rudy doesn’t know whether Trump told Cohen to “make it happen” or not, as Buzzfeed alleges, then he can’t know whether the story is phony." emptywheel.net/?p=70880
Just like Manafort.
How fortuitous for Trump.
However, hundreds of pages of business documents, emails, text messages and architectural plans tell a very different story. buzzfeed.com/azeenghorayshi…
And all the while, following that adversary's foreign policy wish list to the letter
The NATO Support Act now heads to the Senate, where similar legislation has been introduced stripes.com/news/europe/ho…
Citing ongoing threats against his family, Michael Cohen indefinitely postpones testimony to Congress
Michael Cohen postpones plan to testify at Congress because of fear for his family's safety cnbc.com/2019/01/23/mic…
Arrest shortly after 6 am.
Exigent circumstances seem to be involved here.
"The indictment's wording does not say who on the campaign knew about Stone's quest, but makes clear it was multiple people." cnn.com/2019/01/25/pol…
Senate bill would require Mueller report be made public thehill.com/homenews/senat…
He will appear before Judge Amy Berman Jackson, the same judge who has been handling Manafort's case nyti.ms/2DG6I9p
DNI Coats: "Clearly, this is a sensitive issue & it's an issue that we ought to talk about ..I look forward to discussing that in a closed session"
–investor Howard Lorber
"Lorber had significant investments in Russia & traveled to Moscow in 1996 with Trump as they considered building a Trump Tower there."
–sanctions on Russia’s cyber sector, banks and sovereign debt, and LNG projects
–2/3 approval in Senate required to withdraw from NATO
–proposes creation of “office of cyber space and digital economy” in State Dept
"No one objected. Not on legal grounds, not on Constitutional grounds, and not based on the facts."
*including McConnell, Ryan, Nunes and Burr