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But while some of the names on the list are no surprise, a few are worth picking out. Here are some of the more intriguing inclusions and one notable omission. (Ivanka Trump is not on the list even though it includes her husband Jared Kushner and two of her brothers Donald Trump Jr. and Eric Trump).
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Speaking of people who have escaped scrutiny, Flynn deputy, McFarland, has faded from public view and has revised inconsistent statements she made about Flynn to investigators. She initially claimed she did not talk to Flynn about any discussions of sanctions with then Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak in late 2016 the very conversations Flynn lied about. Her attorneys reportedly have convinced the FBI she did not try to mislead them.
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In a scandal full of bizarre figures, Smith is up there. In 2016, he reached out to Russian hackers in an attempt to obtain Hillary Clinton emails. After his efforts came to light and he even began speaking with reporters about them, he killed himself in May 2017. He reportedly a carefully prepared file of documents. Also of note here: Smith listed a number canada goose bird uk of top White House aides in a recruitment document, including Flynn, Stephen K. Bannon and Kellyanne Conway. Bannon and Conway have denied any https://www.outletcanadagoose.biz knowledge of what he was up to.
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