It Looks Like Michael Flynn Is Preparing to Testify against Trump

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It Looks Like Michael Flynn Is Preparing to Testify against Trump

To call this enormous would be an understatement. From ABC News:

Earlier today, news came in that Michael Flynn was charged with lying to the FBI about conversations he had with the Russian ambassador Sergei Kislyak last December, following Trump's victory.

Per the NYTimes:

Mr. Flynn's lawyers recently told the president's legal team that they could no longer discuss the special counsel's investigation as they had been — a sign that Mr. Flynn had decided to cooperate with the prosecution. The investigation has dogged Mr. Trump's first year in office.

But it gets even more specific:

And:

It looks like Flynn was facing enormous legal fees, and was in “serious financial problems”—all of which led him to decide to cooperate within the last 24 hours. As Bill Kristol points out, the fact that there's a plea deal at all means the information must be significant:

More to come, clearly…

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