PBS NewsHour

Top transition officials knew Flynn was talking to Russia

Clip: 12/03/2017 | 4m 15s

The White House said Michael Flynn independently conversed with Russia during the presidential transition, but a report in The New York Times says that account conflicts with internal emails. A note from transition advisor K.T. McFarland, forwarded to six top officials, stated that Flynn was talking to the Russian ambassador. Sharon LaFraniere, who co-wrote the story, joins Hari Sreenivasan.

Aired: 12/03/17

Rating: NR

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