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Thu May 23, 2019, 01:52 PM

Ex-bank CEO charged with lending millions to Paul Manafort in exchange for help getting Trump White

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Source: CNBC

Ex-bank CEO charged with lending millions to Paul Manafort in exchange for help getting Trump White House job

Stephen Calk, former CEO of Federal Savings Bank, has been indicted on charges that he loaned former Trump campaign chair Paul Manafort millions of dollars in exchange for Manafortís help securing a high-level Trump administration position.

According to prosecutors, Manafort received three separate home loans from Federal Savings Bank in 2016 and 2017, valued up to $16 million.

In exchange for the loans, Manafort secured a spot on a prestigious Trump campaign committee for Calk, and helped get him a formal interview with the Trump transition team, although Calk wasnít ultimately offered a job, the indictment says.

Read more: https://www.cnbc.com/2019/05/23/banker-indicted-for-loaning-millions-to-paul-manafort-for-trump-white-house-job.html



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Reply Ex-bank CEO charged with lending millions to Paul Manafort in exchange for help getting Trump White (Original post)
mobeau69 May 2019 OP
Ligyron May 2019 #1
mobeau69 May 2019 #3
lagomorph777 May 2019 #2
mobeau69 May 2019 #4
stillcool May 2019 #5
Omaha Steve May 2019 #6

Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu May 23, 2019, 01:57 PM

1. " for help getting Trump White House job"

Though it meant he installed Trump himself. lol

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Response to Ligyron (Reply #1)

Thu May 23, 2019, 02:00 PM

3. IK. LOL.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu May 23, 2019, 01:59 PM

2. Excellent - we'd heard hints about this a while back, right?

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Response to lagomorph777 (Reply #2)

Thu May 23, 2019, 02:02 PM

4. The amount of corruption around Rump is mind blowing.

And his cult loves it.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu May 23, 2019, 02:24 PM

5. guess he didn't pony up enough...

that White House must be a gold mine to work in.

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Response to mobeau69 (Original post)

Thu May 23, 2019, 03:36 PM

6. After a review by forum hosts...locking.

Duplicate. See the earlier post here: https://www.democraticunderground.com/10142319628

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