"Most people who work for Donald Trump, if not all of them, either got bankrupt, their life thrown in a whirlwind, or found themselves in short or long jail sentences," Papadopoulos said. "My short answer to you is if the feds want to get you they're going to get you." … [Read more...] about George Papadopoulos: ‘Trump Is Now on the Offense’
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“Operatives” is a euphemistic term for these men,” he said. “Spies is a more fitting label. One is Stefan Halper, a professor at the University of Cambridge who runs intelligence seminars and has ties to the Central Intelligence Agency. The Washington Post named him as the FBI informant who approached at least three members of the Trump campaign. … [Read more...] about Papadopoulos: Trump Campaign Was Spied on
He started in 2008 as a research analyst for the American Hellenic Institute, before getting his Master of Science in Security Studies at the University of London. (The Russian professor was “based in London” according to the unsealed court filing.) Papadopoulos shifted over to the Hudson Institute as a research associate. But these positions apparently had nothing to do with Russia. He focused on nations along the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Cyprus, and Israel. … [Read more...] about Who Is George Papadopoulos, Trump Campaign Adviser Who Talked to Russians?
While the last three U.S. presidents hadn’t issued any pardons at this point in their presidency, Trump has shown a penchant for issuing pardons, particularly for his political friends. Since taking office, he’s already pardoned five people, including Dinesh D’Souza, a conservative provocateur who pleaded guilty in 2014 of violating federal campaign finance laws, and controversial former Arizona Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who was convicted of criminal contempt last year for violating a federal judge’s order barring him and his office from detaining individuals solely based on suspicions about their immigration status. … [Read more...] about George Papadopoulos’ Wife Asks Trump To Pardon Her Husband
George Papadopoulos, a one-time Trump campaign adviser who was sentenced on Friday to 14 days in jail as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation, said Sunday that Attorney General Jeff Sessions was “quite enthusiastic” about his potentially setting up a meeting between Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin. He added that members of the campaign were “fully aware” of his efforts, NBC News reported. … [Read more...] about Papadopoulos: Trump Campaign Aides ‘Fully Aware’ of Efforts for Putin Meeting