Profile picture
NotMyPresident @ironstowe
, 18 tweets, 37 min read Read on Twitter
1. In 2009 G. Kline Preston IV was invited to #Moscow by #Torshin to brief a group of Russian legislators on the American legal practice of immunity or “plea bargaining”

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
2. Since 2009 #Torshin has climbed the #Kremlin ranks and come 2016 he was the Deputy Governor of Russia’s Central Bank and the “godfather” of the mob involved murdering several people in #Spain

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump

elpais.com/elpais/2017/03…
3.#Torshin has been wanted since 2013 by authorities on #MoneyLaundering,#RICO, fraud, bank scams, extortion and murder, but has escaped the law every time.

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump

elpais.com/elpais/2017/03…
4. In 2011 G. Kline Preston IV introduced #Torshin to David Keene, then President of the #NRA, #Torshin became life long member of the #NRA , #Torshin and #Butina formed the #Russian #NRA "The right to bear arms"

washingtonpost.com/gdpr-consent/?…

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
5.#Putin named #Torshin to #Russia’s Central Bank, #Torshin named #Butina his “special” assistant.

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
6. In 2015 G. Kline Preston IV invited #Torshin and #Butina to the #NRA convention in #Nashville
At the convention she advocated for the dropping of #USA sanctions, and at the convention #Trump met #Torshin along with G. Kline Preston IV

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
7.#Torshin later told @Bloomberg he “had a friendly exchange” with #Trump at the convention

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
9.3 months after the convention, #Torshin and #Butina invited the #NRA to #Moscow, where they met with #Putin Deputy PM, Dmitry #Rogozin, #Rogozin hosted a tour of Federation HQ for us while we were there,” Keene told the Daily Beast.

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
10.#NRA also met #Lavrov “We met earlier with Russian Foreign Minister who spoke on Mid East according to” ‘Sheriff’ David A Clarke

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
11.Weeks after #NRA visited #Moscow, #Butina and Paul #Erickson started "Bridges LLC" in #SouthDakota, #Erickson has bragged he advised #Trump

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
12.#Torshin was also at the 2016 #NRA Convention in #Kentucky, #Trump held the #Keynote adress, #Trump shook hands with #Torshin and #TrumpJr had dinner with him during convention

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump

abcnews.go.com/Politics/nra-e…
13. At the #FreedomFest in #LasVegas, #Butina asked #Trump about his #Russia policy

“What will be your foreign politics, especially in the relations with my country?”

“I know Putin and I’ll tell you what, we get along with Putin

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
14.After the election, #Butina held a birthday party at Cafe Deluxe, where she repeated a claim she was part of #TrumpCampaigns communications with #Russia

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump

thedailybeast.com/the-kremlin-an…
15. At the birthday party #Butina was dressed as the #Russian Empress Alexandra while Paul #Erickson was dressed as #Rasputin

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump

thedailybeast.com/the-kremlin-an…
16.#NRA its lobbyists and Super #PAC spent $54 million on the 2016 election, $30 million on #Trump, double the effort from 2014 and $35 million more than in the 2012 cycle

opensecrets.org/orgs/summary.p…

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
17. An investigation by @YahooNews in 2015 discovered the #NRA was making it impossible to accurately trace donors, as required by the @FEC and #IRS regulations

guce.oath.com/collectConsent…

#Butina #Torshin #NRA #Russia #Trump
Missing some Tweet in this thread?
You can try to force a refresh.

Like this thread? Get email updates or save it to PDF!

Subscribe to NotMyPresident
Profile picture

Get real-time email alerts when new unrolls are available from this author!

This content may be removed anytime!

Twitter may remove this content at anytime, convert it as a PDF, save and print for later use!

Try unrolling a thread yourself!

how to unroll video

1) Follow Thread Reader App on Twitter so you can easily mention us!

2) Go to a Twitter thread (series of Tweets by the same owner) and mention us with a keyword "unroll" @threadreaderapp unroll

You can practice here first or read more on our help page!

Did Thread Reader help you today?

Support us! We are indie developers!


This site is made by just three indie developers on a laptop doing marketing, support and development! Read more about the story.

Become a Premium Member and get exclusive features!

Premium member ($30.00/year)

Too expensive? Make a small donation by buying us coffee ($5) or help with server cost ($10)

Donate via Paypal Become our Patreon

Thank you for your support!