Donald Trump Knew Michael Flynn was Under Investigation Before He Hired Him

Type: Outright LiesMay 17 2017 Severity:
About: Michael Flynn
Michael Flynn disclosed the fact he was under federal investigation for secretly working as a paid lobbyist for Turkey during Trump's presidential campaign to the Trump team well before he was hired as the National Security Adviser. Flynn made the disclosure on January 4th, 2017, weeks before Trump was inaugurated, which was also well before the White House had previously said Trump knew of the investigation.

Main Source: nytimes.com