Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

NEWS

EXPOSED: Trumps Adviser’s Covert Pro-Russian Campaign Detailed In Emails, Forced To Resign

Emails obtained by The Associated Press show reveal that Donald Trump’s campaign chairman Paul Manafort and his deputy, Rick Gates worked as foreign agents for Russian interests.

A firm run by Manafort directly orchestrated a covert Washington lobbying operation on behalf of Ukraine’s ruling political party, attempting to sway American public opinion in favor of the country’s pro-Russian government, the report says.

The emails show that Gates personally directed the work of two prominent Washington lobbying firms in the matter through Manafort’s political consulting firm.

Image: imgur

Image: imgur

The lobbying included attempts to gain positive press coverage of Ukrainian officials and undercutting American public sympathy for the imprisoned rival of Ukraine’s then-president.

Today, Manafort was forced to step down as Trump’s campaign chairman After the AP reported earlier this week that he helped the Ukrainian political party secretly route at least $2.2 million to the two Washington lobbying firms.

Watch AP’s video report and let us know yout thoughts in the comments section below.

H/T: Associated Press.

Click to comment

You May Also Like

NEWS

Last July, Turing Pharmaceuticals’ CEO Martin Shkreli became a lightning rod for growing outrage over soaring prescription drug prices after he raised the price...

NEWS

Investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia was assassinated in her native Malta after exposing a massive web of corruption through the “Panama Papers,” including a...

SMH

We know similar comments have been posted before, but the one below is, by far, the most comprehensive list I’ve seen: A Trump supporting...

NEWS

The fact that the press is not reporting on the continuing violent rhetoric at Donald Trump’s rallies reflects an acceptance that is deeply troubling....

Copyright © 2020 ZoxPress Theme. Theme by MVP Themes, powered by WordPress.