FBI agents raided the Alexandria, Virginia, home of President Donald Trump's former campaign chairman late last month, using a search warrant to seize documents and other materials, according to people familiar with the special counsel investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election. Trump's lawyers have been building what amounts to an opposition research file on Robert Mueller, the head of the special counsel investigation, and the rest of his team.
"FBI agents executed a search warrant at one of Mr Manafort's residences", Manafort spokesman, Jalon Malobi, said in a statement.
Even the National Enquirer, which veered away from celebrity news to endorse Trump during the campaign, took a swing at Manafort.
The committee is one of several congressional panels investigating potential ties between Russia and the Trump campaign. The search was conducted the day after Manafort's voluntary Senate Intelligence Committee meeting. Manafort is the former chair for US president Trump's campaign.
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This is evidence that he is under plenty of scrutiny.
The plaintiffs in that CMZ civil suit, including the former prime minister of Ukraine, Yulia Tymoshenko, alleged the real purpose of the firm was to launder money through the U.S. financial system that Firtash had obtained improperly by skimming sales of natural gas to Ukraine.
Meanwhile, the judiciary committee said it recently received about 250 pages of documents from Trump Jr. and about 20,000 pages from Manafort and the Trump campaign.
The content of the documents was not immediately clear. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
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The driver's motive was unclear, but officials said he deliberately aimed at the soldiers, and counterterrorism authorities opened an investigation. The committee initially called for them to testify publicly, but lawmakers have since said they were negotiating the terms of their appearances. "You have to be very specific".
As part of the FBI probe, agents also have been asking witnesses since the spring about $530,000 worth of lobbying and investigative work carried out by Flynn's firm, Flynn Intel Group, according to a person familiar with the investigation. Brown declined to comment in a text message.
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.
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