Aides and volunteers on Donald Trumpâ€™s presidential transition were instructed Thursday to save any records related to â€œseveral pending investigations into potential attempts by Russia interests to influence the 2016 election,â€ according to a memo provided to POLITICO.
In the memo from a transition lawyer, campaign officials were told to preserve all documents related to the Russian Federation, Ukraine and a number of campaign advisers and officials, including former campaign manager Paul Manafort, advisers Carter Page, Rick Gates and Roger Stone, and former national security adviser Gen. Michael Flynn.
The individuals cited were not immediately available for comment. None has been formally …read more
Source: POLITICO – Europe Edition