Trump transition advisor says Russia threw US election to him

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"The presidential transition guide specifically encourages contact with and outreach to foreign dignitaries." -Ty Cobb, White House lawyer That conversation was first disclosed in court papers filed by special counsel Robert Mueller on Friday, and sheds new light on Flynn's surreptitious dealings with the Russian ambassador. Those allegations ultimately led to his resignation only 24 days into his White House tenure, and appeared to be known among the president's inner circle. Flynn on Friday pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI and said he would be cooperating with the investigation into contacts between the president's top aides and Russia, including possible collusion. "It would have been p..

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