FBI's Manafort raid means Bob Mueller means business

FBI Raid Of Former Trump Campaign Manager House Fuels TV News Cycle

FBI Raid Of Former Trump Campaign Manager House Fuels TV News Cycle

The search warrant was wide-ranging, the newspaper described.

The June 2016 meeting - which Manafort attended with Trump's son-in-law, Jared Kushner, and Donald Trump Jr. - is a key focus of the probes into Russian meddling. It means they were able to prove to a magistrate judge that they had probable cause to believe that there was potential evidence of a crime, and that they were reasonably sure where they could find it. Trump has said Mueller should limit the investigation to only the events of the 2016 campaign. The search was conducted the day after Manafort's voluntary Senate Intelligence Committee meeting.

He's called it a "phony Russian Witch Hunt" and the "Russia hoax" story.

"Mr. Manafort has consistently cooperated with law enforcement and other serious inquiries and did so on this occasion as well", said Maloni, the spokesman for Manafort. When investigating a situation that may involve both high-ranking officials and rank-and-file underlings, it's important to start somewhere in the middle.

Manafort worked for years as a political consultant advising the pro-Russian Party of Regions and its leader, former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych. The interview was confined to that meeting.

Then-Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort walked around the convention floor, in July 2016, before the opening session of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.

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The content of the documents was not immediately clear.

He also has been in talks with them about testifying publicly. That work sought the extradition of an exiled Turkish cleric living in the U.S. Through his attorney, Flynn has declined to comment on the investigation.

At least a few schools have showed support for such students by offering practical help with housing, jobs or meals, including Adelphi University in New York, Lawrence University in Wisconsin, and Ohio University.

The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss the sensitive details of the investigation, said FBI agents have also been asking about Flynn's business partner, Bijan Kian, who served during the Trump presidential transition.

Information for this article was contributed by Carol D. Leonnig, Tom Hamburger, Rosalind S. Helderman, Philip Rucker, Matt Zapotosky and Julie Tate of The Washington Post; by Michael S. Schmidt and Adam Goldman of The New York Times; by Chad Day and Eric Tucker of The Associated Press; and by Steven T. Dennis of Bloomberg News.