CNN Reports At Least 16 Trump Associates Had Contacts With Russians During Campaign/Transition

At least 16 associates of Donald Trump had contacts with Russians during the 2016 campaign or transition, according to public statements, court filings, CNN reporting, and reporting from other news outlets.

 

In the months after the election, Trump and his senior officials repeatedly denied that there had been any contact whatsoever with Russians during the campaign or that there were any ties between the campaign and Russians.

 

 

Those named:

Former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort

 

Senior Trump campaign official Rick Gates

 

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn

 

Trump’s son Donald Trump Jr.

 

White House senior adviser/Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner

 

Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos

 

Former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page

 

Former Attorney General Jeff Sessions

 

Trump campaign official JD Gordon

 

Former Trump campaign adviser Roger Stone

 

Former Trump campaign aide Michael Caputo

 

Trump associate Erik Prince

 

White House official Avi Berkowitz

 

Former Trump attorney Michael Cohen

 

White House senior adviser/Trump’s daughter Ivanka Trump

 

Trump business associate Felix Sater.

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