Rick Gates is an American political consultant and associate of veteran campaign operative Paul Manafort's. In 2018, he pleaded guilty to fraud for falsifying financial documents and concealing millions of dollars in earnings from their overseas work.
Paul Manafort pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy against the U.S. and one count of conspiracy to obstruct justice due to attempts to tamper with witnesses, according to a court filing on Friday. Prosecutor Andrew Weissmann called Manafort's plea agreement a "cooperation agreement."
Hope Hicks was spotted boarding Air Force One at a New Jersey airport. The former White House communications director was a long-serving advisor to President Trump during the presidential campaign and in the White House before resigning this past February.