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How Democratic Insider Greg Craig Got Caught Up in the Russia Probe

Greg Craig is an improbable figure in the national saga formerly known as the “Russia Investigation.”While almost everyone caught in former special counsel Robert Mueller’s cross-hairs — from Paul Manafort to Roger Stone — had close ties to President Donald Trump’s orbit, Craig was a conspicuous outsider.The 74-year-old veteran Washington lawyer and Democratic insider served in prominent positions in the administrations of former Presidents Bill Clinton and Barack Obama before joining a white-shoe New York law firm in recent years.Declining fortunesSince then, Craig’s fortunes have taken a hit. Now, the retired trial attorney is fighting a federal indictment that spun …read more

Source:: Voice of America