WNYC: Paul Manafort’s Puzzling New York Real Estate Purchases

WNYC: Paul Manafort’s Puzzling New York Real Estate Purchases

by Ilya Marritz and Andrea Bernstein Mar 28, 2017 Paul J. Manafort, the former Trump campaign manager facing multiple investigations for his political and financial ties to Russia, has engaged in a series of puzzling real estate deals in New York City over the past 11 years. Real estate and law enforcement experts say some of these transactions fit […]

Yahoo News: Russia probe in turmoil as top Dem calls for Nunes’ recusal

Yahoo News: Russia probe in turmoil as top Dem calls for Nunes’ recusal

Michael Isikoff March 27, 2017 The House intelligence committee investigation into Russian interference in last year’s election was thrown into new turmoil Monday night, after the ranking Democrat on the panel called on the Republican chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., to “recuse himself from any further involvement.” CLICK IMAGE for direct link to story The call by […]

WP: Trump administration sought to block Sally Yates from testifying to Congress on Russia

WP: Trump administration sought to block Sally Yates from testifying to Congress on Russia

By Devlin Barrett and Adam Entous March 28  The Trump administration sought to block former acting attorney general Sally Yates from testifying in the House investigation of possible links between Russian officials and Donald Trump’s campaign, according to letters provided to The Washington Post. The effort to keep Yates from testifying has further angered Democrats, who have accused Republicans […]

NYT: Senate Committee to Question Jared Kushner Over Meetings With Russians

NYT: Senate Committee to Question Jared Kushner Over Meetings With Russians

By JO BECKER, MATTHEW ROSENBERG and MAGGIE HABERMAN MARCH 27 Senate investigators plan to question Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and a close adviser, as part of their broad inquiry into ties between Trump associates and Russian officials or others linked to the Kremlin, according to administration and congressional officials. CLICK IMAGE ABOVE for link to video. CLICK HERE: for […]

CNN: Nunes says he was on WH grounds day before revealing Trump surveillance info

CNN: Nunes says he was on WH grounds day before revealing Trump surveillance info

By Jake Tapper, Washington Correspondent Updated 1:14 PM ET, Mon March 27, 2017 Washington (CNN) It has been something of a mystery, the whereabouts of House Intelligence Committee Chairman Rep. Devin Nunes on the day before his announcement that he saw information suggesting that communications of then-President-elect Donald Trump and his advisers may have been swept up in […]

Update: CNN: Nunes was on WH grounds night before surveillance reveal. Question: How did a dairy farmer with no intel experience before arriving on the House Intelligence Committee get to be Chairman?

Update: CNN: Nunes was on WH grounds night before surveillance reveal. Question: How did a dairy farmer with no intel experience before arriving on the House Intelligence Committee get to be Chairman?

By Peter Lance March 27th, 2017.  Investigatingtrump.com & The Huff Post  Editor’s note: See CNN story at right: It was one bizarre week for Rep. Devin Nunes, Chair of the only committee in the U.S. House investigating the possibility that Russia handed the 2016 election to Donald Trump Last Monday he gaveled open a hearing in […]

Daily Beast: Devin Nunes Vanished the Night Before He Made Trump Surveillance Claims

Daily Beast: Devin Nunes Vanished the Night Before He Made Trump Surveillance Claims

The Republican intelligence chairman got a message and jumped out of an Uber. The next morning he dropped a bombshell based on classified information. Tim Mak 3.24.17 Hours before the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee announced his shocking claims about surveillance of the Trump transition team on Wednesday morning, he practically disappeared. Rep. Devin Nunes was traveling with a senior […]

WSJ: Ex-CIA Director: Mike Flynn and Turkish Officials Discussed Removal of Erdogan Foe From U.S.

WSJ: Ex-CIA Director: Mike Flynn and Turkish Officials Discussed Removal of Erdogan Foe From U.S.

James Woolsey says he attended a September meeting where other participants, including then-Trump adviser Mike Flynn, talked of moving Fethullah Gulen back to Turkey without going through U.S. extradition process. By JAMES V. GRIMALDI, DION NISSENBAUM  MARGARET COKER March 25, 2017  Retired Army Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, while serving as an adviser to the Trump campaign, met with top Turkish government […]

NY Mag: Schiff Says Nunes Canceled Russia Hearing to Protect Trump

NY Mag: Schiff Says Nunes Canceled Russia Hearing to Protect Trump

By Eric Levitz March 24, 2017 This week, the Republican tasked with leading the House’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election — and, thus, into the allegation that Trump aides participated in that interference — decided to personally brief the president on some interesting intelligence reports he’d come across. CLICK IMAGE ABOVE for direct link to story. […]

NYT: Boris Epshteyn, Trump TV Surrogate, Is Leaving White House Job

NYT: Boris Epshteyn, Trump TV Surrogate, Is Leaving White House Job

By MAGGIE HABERMAN MARCH 25, 2017 Boris Epshteyn, an official in the White House press office who had a contentious relationship with television producers and was once a frequent presence on TV himself, is leaving his job, according to three people with knowledge of the move. CLICK IMAGE for direct link to story. The departure was treated […]

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