Trump Names Cobb as White House Special Counsel for Russia Investigation
18 July, 2017, 04:11 | Author: Valerie Burke
A fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and a former federal prosecutor, he has a reputation for managing crises and dealing with corruption allegations.
President Trump has hired a former federal prosecutor to assist in how the White House handles its response to the expanding Russian Federation probes.
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Senator Mark Warner, the top Democrat on one of the panels investigating the matter, the Senate Intelligence Committee, toldCNN: "The level of credibility from the senior level of this administration really is suspect".
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Mr. Trump already has an outside legal team managing Russian Federation issues, led by attorneyMarc Kasowitz.
In addition to Kasowitz, others members on Trump's Russian Federation team outside of the White House include lawyer Jay Sekulow and public relations consultant Mark Corallo.
Trump and his team met Cobb this week and were impressed by his aggressiveness, according to a person who spoke with the president.
Nevertheless, Gorelick said that after advising Kushner to look into whether to stick with her, he has opted to put criminal defense attorneyAbbe Lowell at the helm for all things Russian Federation. Special Counsel Robert Mueller also has a team of crack investigators probing Russian Federation as well as issues related to potential obstruction of justice.
"As a result of this process, Jared decided that Abbe would represent him in the Russia-related inquiries".
Kushner has had to add to his security clearance form twice to note meetings with Russian individuals that went unreported, The Hill is reporting.
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