Trump hires lawyer who represents Russian state bank to defend him in Russia probe…

From Vanity Fair
Whether or not “the Russia thing” is fake news, as Donald Trump claimed after firing the F.B.I. director investigating his campaign’s ties to Russia, the president isn’t taking any chances. With the Senate accelerating its Russian probe, the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network sniffing around Trump’s financial records, a special counsel appointed to oversee the F.B.I.’s investigation, and Mike Flynn pleading the Fifth, Trump is officially lawyering up. According to NBC News, the president will retain Marc Kasowitz, his longtime lawyer and a close associate, to represent him on all things Russia.

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