paul manafort
Dec 2018

Come for the paranoid hook, stay for the substance.

Let’s not make a deal

Nov 2018
Sep 2018

“… specifically seeking to impede the ability of the president to exercise his constitutional pardon authority.”

“What does this mean for President Trump?”

“it remains unclear whether Manafort has agreed to cooperate with prosecutors…”

Aug 2018

Nothing to trade?

All over the place


Cheer up, little camper

Trump campaign rally in Charleston, West Virginia

John Sexton Aug 21, 2018 9:21 PM

“I like Joe but he doesn’t vote—he just doesn’t vote for us.”

Standard Operating Procedure which judges typically deny.

“I have the marshals’ protection”

“Manafort’s defense attorney, Kevin Downing, called the questions from the jury…a ‘good sign.'”

“Cooperators are not the Sisters of Mercy.”

Trump to Sessions: Stop Mueller “right now”

Ed Morrissey Aug 01, 2018 12:01 PM

“Obstruct justice in plain sight”?

Jul 2018

Last stop for ten years?

So what’s Paul Manafort on trial for again?

Jazz Shaw Jul 30, 2018 8:01 AM

And how does this relate to collusion?


Let the good times roll

Jun 2018

“I have no appetite for this.”

Manafort develops yet another Mueller problem

Jazz Shaw Jun 05, 2018 8:01 AM

Get out! He’s calling from INSIDE THE HOUSE!

May 2018

“Cheryl Mills and Huma Abedin both told the FBI they were unaware that Clinton was using a private server…”

“You don’t really care about Mr. Manafort’s bank fraud.”

“So disgraceful that the questions concerning the Russian Witch Hunt were “leaked” to the media.”

Apr 2018

More smoke, still searching for fire

Mar 2018

“Gates told him Person A was a former Russian Intelligence Officer with GRU.”

Feb 2018

New Mueller interest in Manafort looks … older than you’d guess.

“Gates is apt to serve about 18 months in prison.”

“Queen for a day”: Has Mueller flipped Gates?

Ed Morrissey Feb 16, 2018 12:01 PM

But on whom?

Jan 2018


Regrets. He has a few.

“The investigation of Mr. Manafort is completely unmoored from the special counsel’s original jurisdiction…”

“They’re going to crack Don Junior like an egg on national TV.”

Dec 2017


“Veselnitskaya said there was no discussion at the Trump Tower meeting of hacked or leaked emails…”

Hmmm… Manafort’s Russian ghostwriter?

Jazz Shaw Dec 05, 2017 8:01 AM

A gag order that should make you gag

Nov 2017

Has Flynn flipped in Mueller probe?

Ed Morrissey Nov 24, 2017 11:01 AM

Not necessarily, but …

Coincidences or crosshairs?