Paul John Manafort Jr. is an American lobbyist, political consultant, former lawyer, and convicted felon. A long time Republican Party campaign consultant, he joined Donald Trump's presidential campaign team in March 2016, and was campaign chairman from June to August 2016. He was convicted of tax and bank fraud in 2018 and forfeited his license to practice law in January 2019.
(CNN)As Robert Mueller exits stage left, the Justice Department will continue to pursue a handful of investigations—and potentially more prosecutions -- that began with or were bolstered by the.. WorldNews - Published
U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller on Friday handed over a keenly awaited report on his investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 election, but it was not immediately known if the probe found that..
The expected departure of one of Special Counsel Robert Mueller's top prosecutors, Andrew Weissmann, could hint that the investigation into Russia's role in the 2016 U.S. election is nearing an end, as..
Paul Manafort was sentenced to 7 ½ years in prison as part of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation. Manafort's career in politics began with Gerald Ford's 1976 presidential campaign,..
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he has not thought about pardoning his former campaign chairman Paul Manafort after he was sentenced to another 3-1/2 years in prison, although he said he..
U.S. President Donald Trump told reporters at the White House on Wednesday that while he hadn't given "a thought" to pardoning Paul Manafort, he did feel "very badly" for his former campaign manager,..
Paul Manafort has been sentenced to a total of 7.5 years in prison for mortgage fraud, conspiracy and other charges. US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson added 43 months to the 47-month sentence given..
Rick Gates, a former Trump campaign official, had his sentencing delayed for another 60 days. Gates testified in the Manafort trials and continues to cooperate with the Mueller investigation. CBS News.. CBS News - Published