Not A Partisan Witch Hunt: Corrupt Democrat Super Lobbyist Gets Immunity To Testify Against Manafort

The Federalist | 7/20/2018 | Bre Payton
sheenabeanna (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo: http://thefederalist.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Screen-Shot-2018-07-20-at-12.17.27-AM.png

Fox News’s Tucker Carlson reported exclusively on Thursday night that Robert Mueller has offered Tony Podesta, the brother of a longtime friend to Hillary Clinton, immunity to testify against his business partner, Paul Manafort.

FBI special counsel Mueller, who has been tasked with the ongoing investigation into whether Trump’s campaign associates colluded with Russian officials to steal the election from Hillary Clinton, filed a 32-count indictment against Manafort earlier this year, charging him with tax evasion, bank fraud, and failing to register as a foreign agent, among other things. Manafort, who has pled not guilty, is in jail awaiting trial.

Sources - Carlson - Mueller - Immunity - Podesta

Citing two unnamed sources, Carlson reported that Mueller had offered immunity to Podesta in exchange for his testimony against Manafort, who chaired Donald Trump’s presidential campaign for four months in 2016.

Tony Podesta, whose brother is John Podesta, a longtime friend of the Clintons, was forced to resign from his company last October when faced with criminal charges from Mueller for work his firm did for a Ukrainian nonprofit for Manafort. The Washington Examiner reports:

Manafort - Podesta - Firms - Relations - Campaign

Manafort and Podesta’s firms worked together in a public relations campaign for the European Centre for a Modern Ukraine nonprofit,...
(Excerpt) Read more at: The Federalist
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!