Tony Podesta, the brother of Hillary Clinton’s campaign chair, is under scrutiny in the expanding Russia investigation. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation on Russian interference has a new subject: well-known Democratic lobbyist Tony Podesta.
According to Tom Winter and Julia Ainsley of NBC News, an inquiry by Mueller’s team into foreign work by Trump’s former campaign chair Paul Manafort has now expanded to include the foreign work of Podesta and his firm, the Podesta Group.
This part of the investigation has no specific connection to the question of Russian interference in the 2016 campaign. Instead, it’s about work done by several Washington …read more