Court papers filed in connection with Flynn’s plea indicated that a senior Trump transition official was involved in strategizing over the conversations with Kislyak. That official was not identified in the court papers, but people familiar with the case have said it was McFarland… Not long after Flynn’s plea, McFarland was questioned by investigators again about her conversations with Flynn, and she walked back her previous denial that sanctions were discussed, saying a general statement Flynn had made to her that things were Continue reading "Ex-WH Official K.T. McFarland Reportedly ‘Revised’ Her Statement on Flynn Calls With Russian Ambassador"
Former White House deputy national security adviser K.T. McFarland has been one of the key figures in the Michael Flynn saga, and now it turns out her initial statement on the matter had to be “revised.” According to The Washington Post, last year McFarland had denied talking to Flynn regarding any discussion of Russian sanctions with ambassador Sergey Kislyak. However, Flynn’s plea contradicted that: