Carrie Johnson

National Security Correspondent for the Washington Post

Carrie Johnson appears in the following:

FBI Fires Agent Peter Strzok

Monday, August 13, 2018

FBI agent Peter Strzok, who served on the investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server and whose texts with another FBI employee were found to contain anti-Trump sentiments, has been fired.

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What To Expect This Week In The Manafort Trial

Sunday, August 12, 2018

The tax and bank fraud trial of Paul Manafort is about to enter its third week.

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Prosecutors In Manafort Fraud Trial Called Nearly A Dozen Witnesses

Friday, August 10, 2018

Jurors in the trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort have heard about how he misrepresented his income in order to get bank loans. Prosecutors could wrap their case as early as Friday.

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Banker Details How Manafort's Finances Mixed With Trump Administration Politics

Friday, August 10, 2018

"A plus B didn't equal C all the time," one banker said about Manafort's loan applications. Prosecutors say Manafort discussed the prospects for a job in the Trump administration.

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Rick Gates, Battered In Cross-Examination, Ends Testimony In Paul Manafort Trial

Wednesday, August 08, 2018

Rick Gates took the stand for the third straight day on Wednesday. He testified about money he embezzled and about an extramarital affair he carried on a decade ago.

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Rick Gates Has Told Many Lies. On Tuesday, Manafort's Defense Seized On Them

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

Rick Gates returned to the witness stand Tuesday. Paul Manafort's defense lawyer asked him about his admitted lying, cheating and embezzlement in an effort to damage his credibility as a witness.

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Manafort Trial Day 5: Prosecutors Call Longtime Partner Rick Gates to Testify

Monday, August 06, 2018

Lawyers for Paul Manafort get a chance to cross examine his former accountant, who has testified she helped him file deceptive paperwork to the IRS and to bank lenders.

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Paul Manafort's Ex-Partner Rick Gates Testifies They Broke The Law Together

Monday, August 06, 2018

Rick Gates, former right-hand man to Manafort and former deputy chairman of the Donald Trump campaign, has pleaded guilty to separate charges and is cooperating with prosecutors.

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The First Week Of The Manafort Trial

Saturday, August 04, 2018

The first week of Paul Manafort's trial is over. Manafort, a veteran lobbyist and Donald Trump's 2016 campaign chairman, is fighting charges of bank and tax fraud.

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Manafort Accountant On Tax Scheme: 'I Regret It'

Friday, August 03, 2018

Accountant Cindy Laporta testified Friday in Paul Manafort's federal trial. She described an effort to portray income as a loan and thereby reduce the amount of taxes Manafort would have to pay.

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Paul Manafort Trial Day 3: Bookkeeper And Former Employees Testify

Thursday, August 02, 2018

The trial of former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort is progressing and prosecutors are predicting it might be ready to rest by next week.

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Manafort Trial: Accounting Firm Didn't Know About Manafort's Offshore Accounts

Thursday, August 02, 2018

Heather Washkuhn, managing director of NKSFB, said that had she known of the accounts, she would have documented them for tax purposes. She also said Manafort was closely involved in his own finances.

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Paul Manafort Enters Second Day Of Trial

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

A jury heard testimony from two FBI agents as the prosecution unveiled evidence on the second day of trial for Paul Manafort, a former Trump campaign chairman.

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With Jury Picked, Manafort Trial Enters Its 2nd Day

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

The fraud trial of President Trump's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort is moving fast. The first day saw the jury seated, and witnesses are lined up to testify on Wednesday.

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News Brief: Facebook Removes Pages, Manafort Trial, 3D Printed Guns

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

Issie Lapowsky of Wired explains Facebook's removal of a coordinated disinformation campaign. Also, former Trump campaign chief Paul Manafort's trial shapes up and a judge blocks 3D printed guns.

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Trump Urges Sessions To End Mueller Investigation, As Manafort Trial Day 2 Continues

Wednesday, August 01, 2018

On Twitter, the president called the probe a "hoax," asked attorney general to end the "rigged witch hunt" and referenced legendary mobster Al Capone.

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Paul Manafort's Trial For Alleged Bank And Tax Fraud Begins

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

The trial for President Trump's former campaign manager Paul Manafort began Tuesday. Manafort has been charged with alleged bank and tax fraud by special counsel Robert Mueller.

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Manafort Trial Begins, Ushering In New Phase In Mueller Probe

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

"A man in this courtroom believed the law did not apply to him," a prosecutor said of Paul Manafort. Defense attorneys countered, previewing a case that will fault the government's star witness.

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Rudy Giuliani And Trump Are Trying To Discredit Michael Cohen

Friday, July 27, 2018

President Trump denies a CNN report alleging he was aware of the June 2016 meeting at Trump Tower where his son Donald Trump Jr. and campaign officials met with Russian operatives.

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Legal Opinions Or Political Commentary? A New Judge Exemplifies The Trump Era

Thursday, July 26, 2018

Judge James Ho has begun what likely will be decades of service on the federal bench, drawing attention from critics and supporters and encapsulating how much effect Donald Trump is having.

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