Former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper told CNN on Friday the arrest of political operative Roger Stones shows “coordination” and “synchronization” between the Trump campaign and Russia during the 2016 presidential election.
A partial transcript is as follows:
JIM - SCIUTTO - Course - DNI - Russia
JIM SCIUTTO: You were, of course, DNI as this was happening and as Russia was interfering in the U.S. election with the intention of benefiting Donald Trump. Of course, I don’t want you to get into classified intelligence, but based on these series of communications that Stone was having with senior Trump campaign officials, often in advance of WikiLeaks releases, emails we...