Ex-FBI lawyer admits to false statement during Russia probe WASHINGTON (AP) - A former FBI lawyer pleaded guilty Wednesday to altering a document related to the secret surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser during the Russia investigation. Kevin Clinesmith is the first current or former official to be c 8 Takeaways From the Senate Committee Report on Russian InterferenceSenators divided along party lines about whether to conclude that the Trump campaign coordinated with the Kremlin’s election sabotage operations. Analysis | Marco Rubio’s curious summary of his committee’s Russia reportRubio says ‘without any hesitation,’ there’s no evidence of collusion. The report hesitates a lot. Senate intel panel offers playbook on Russian interference in 2016 Senate intelligence report warns of repeat of Russian election interferenceA Senate Intelligence Committee report detailing how Russia's 2016 election interference was encouraged by President Donald Trump and his campaign raises the stakes for the current campaign at a time when Trump is openly amplifying Russian disinformation. GOP-Led Senate panel details ties between 2016 Trump campaign and Russian interference - The Boston GlobeA sprawling report released Tuesday by a Republican-controlled Senate panel that spent three years investigating Russia’s 2016 election interference laid out an extensive web of contacts between Trump campaign advisers and Russian government officials a The Senate just dropped a massive Russia bombshell (and most people missed it)On Tuesday, the Senate Intelligence Committee dropped a bombshell about Russia's interference in the 2016 election -- and its ongoing efforts to disrupt the 2020 contest as well. Opinion | The Trump Campaign Accepted Russian Help to Win in 2016. Case Closed.‘Cooperation’ or ‘collusion’ or whatever. It was a plot against American democracy.