Federal prosecutors: Senior Donald Trump transition official directed Flynn to speak to Russian ambassador

Michael Flynn acknowledged that a senior transitional official from Trump had asked him to contact Russian officials last December. Flynn, then a national security adviser, called the transitional authorities in Mar-a-Lago on December 29 shortly after meeting with Russian ambassador Sergey Kislyak at the time, according to federal prosecutors. Flynn pleaded guilty Friday to false … Continue reading Federal prosecutors: Senior Donald Trump transition official directed Flynn to speak to Russian ambassador