Trump Had More Than 100 Contacts with Russian-Linked Officials, Think Tank Says
A New Report shows President Donald Trump’s campaign and transition team were in contact with 100 Russian-linked operatives.????The Center for American Progress think tank released a new analysis as a part of, “The Moscow Project,” which dives into decades of Trump’s business dealings with Russia, starting in 1984.????The left-leaning think tank looked at publicly available court documents and reporting in order to make their analysis.????They detailed 101 times a member of Trump’s team was in contact with Russia linked operatives which include at least 28 meetings,both in person and over Skype and a number of emails.????Not only were none of the contacts reported to the proper authorities, the Trump team tried to cover them up and the analysis identified 15 public denials by members of the Trump team.????People on Trump’s team that had contacts with russia linked operatives include his former attorney Michael Cohen, former advisor Roger Stone, Donald Trump jr, Ivanka Trump, former attorney general Jeff sessions and many more.????The new information comes to light following a report that Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort shared 2016 polling data with a Russian consultant liked to Kremlin intelligence, something Trump denies knowing anything about.????????????????