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Rosalind Helderman is a political enterprise and investigations reporter for The Washington Post. She joined The Post in 2001.
Annie Donaldson confirmed the accuracy of her notes cited by former special counsel Robert S. Mueller III but would not elaborate.
Joseph Mifsud’s tip to a Trump adviser that the Russians had “dirt” on Hillary Clinton led to the opening of the counterintelligence probe, special counsel Robert S. Mueller III wrote in his report.
White House lawyers blocked the former Trump aide from answer 155 questions by the House Judiciary Committee.
American opposition to foreign involvement in elections dates back to the nation’s founding, reflected in both legal prohibitions and widely embraced norms of fair play.
Hope Hicks is scheduled to answer questions from the House Judiciary Committee behind closed doors next week.
Federal prosecutors also declined to release an unredacted version of portions of the Mueller report related to Flynn.
In his first public comments, the exiting special counsel emphasized that departmental policy prevented him from considering whether he could charge the president with a crime.
Calk gave Manafort a list ranking the administrative jobs he wanted, starting with treasury secretary. He was released on a $5 million bond Thursday afternoon.
Prosecutors took an early interest in the companies seeking to leverage Cohen’s access to President Trump and the White House, documents show.