Paul Manafort, the former campaign chairman for President Donald Trump, was convicted of tax and bank fraud in 2018 and has been jailed since last June. When the news that Manafort would be transferred to Rikers Island, the reaction on Twitter was swift and varied.
Paul Manafort has been sent to jail. A judge ordered Donald Trump’s former campaign manager’s bail revoked due to new witness tampering charges.
We now know who Bob Mueller’s first indictment is in his Russian collusion probe. Paul Manafort, who at one time ran Donald Trump’s presidential campaign, has surrendered to the F.B.I.