Additions to Our Trump-Russia Timelines

Keep up with the latest entries on our timelines tracking Trump and his inner circle's involvement with Russia.

Additions to Our Trump-Russia Timelines

We update our Trump-Russia Timeline regularly, but, with more than 800 entries, it can be hard for returning readers to find what’s new.

 

Here’s a list of what we added with our Feb. 20-21 update:

  • May 27, 2013: Trump Contemplating Presidential Bid in 2016
  • July 2013: Internet Research Agency Formed in Russia
  • April 2014: The “Translator Project” Begins
  • June 4-26, 2014: Russians Visit US
  • April to June 2016: Russians Buy Pro-Trump Ads
  • June 2016: Russians Get Voter Targeting Info
  • June to November 2016: “Translator Project” in Full Swing
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Russian Interference Campaign Continues
  • April 2017: Trump Tells McGahn to Get Comey’s Help on Russia
  • May 9, 2017: Internal Trump Team Clash After Comey Firing
  • May 17, 2017: Rosenstein Names Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Special Counsel [revision of previous entry]
  • July 25, 2017: Trump Continues Attacking Sessions on Twitter; Wants Sessions’ Resignation [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Russians Realize They Have Been Busted; Destroy Evidence
  • Dec. 19, 2017: Prigozhin Added to Sanctions List
  • Feb. 13, 2018: US Intelligence Chiefs Warn About Russian Interference in 2018
  • Feb. 13, 2018: Sekulow Using His Radio Show To Defend Trump
  • Feb. 13, 2018: Mueller Has More For Manafort
  • Feb. 14, 2018: Pence Lies About US Intelligence Findings
  • Feb. 15, 2018: Bannon and Trump Frame Permissible Questions for Congress
  • Feb. 16, 2018: Grand Jury Indicts Internet Research Agency and Russian Nationals
  • Feb. 16, 2018: Trump Claims Indictment Exonerates Him
  • Feb. 17, 2018: Trump Tweets About Indictment
  • Feb. 17, 2018: Trump Tweets About Indictment
  • Feb. 17, 2018: Trump Retweets Facebook’s Defense
  • Feb. 17, 2018: Florida Suffers Tragedy; Trump Tweets
  • Feb. 17, 2018: McMaster Speaks; Trump Tweets
  • Feb. 18, 2018: Trump Tweets Russians Are “Laughing Their Asses Off”
  • Feb. 18, 2018: LA Times: Gates Agrees to Plea Deal

Here’s a list of what we added with our Feb. 12 update:

  • Early July 2016: Steele Contacts FBI About His Trump Findings [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Election Day Troubles [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 23, 2016: Nunes Talks to Flynn Daily
  • Jan. 10, 2018: Senate Report: Putin’s Attacks on Democracy
  • Feb. 2, 2018: Nunes Moves Inquiry to State Dept.
  • Feb. 5, 2018: House Intelligence Committee Votes to Release Response to Nunes Memo
  • Feb. 5, 2018: Trump’s Lawyers Don’t Want Him to Testify
  • Feb. 6, 2018: Tillerson: Russia Already Meddling in 2018 Midterms
  • Feb. 8, 2018: Grassley Says Release of Don Jr. and Other Transcripts Will Take Weeks
  • Feb. 8, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Feb. 9, 2018: Democrats Rebut Grassley/Graham Criminal Referral on Steele
  • Feb. 9, 2018: Rachel Brand Resigns
  • Feb. 9, 2018: Trump Objects to Releasing Democrats’ Rebuttal to Nunes’ Memo
  • Feb. 10, 2018: Trump Tweets

Here’s a list of what we added with our Feb. 7 update:

  • April 8, 2013: Russians Attempt to Recruit Page [revision of previous entry]
  • Late July 2016: FBI Formally Opens Investigation into Possible Collusion [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 21, 2016: FBI Seeks FISA Warrant on Carter Page
  • May 9, 2017: Trump Fires Comey; Asks McCabe How He Voted [revision of previous entry]
  • July 7, 2017: NY Times Prepares Story on June 9, 2016 Meeting with Russians
  • July 8, 2017: White House Scrambles to Deal with Forthcoming NYT Story; Trump Supervises Media Response
  • July 8, 2017: Donald Trump Jr. Releases First Statement
  • July 8, 2017: Spokesperson for Trump’s Legal Team offers Different Version of June 9 Meeting
  • July 9, 2017: Trump-Hicks-Corallo Conference Call
  • July 2017: Nunes’ Aide Sends Staffers to Contact Steele [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 28, 2017: Senators Are Concerned That Trump May Not Enforce New Russia Sanctions [revision of previous entry]
  • Early December 2017: Trump Asks Rosenstein If He Is on Trump’s “Team”
  • Jan. 11, 2018: Trump Calls FBI Agent’s Text “Treason”
  • During the Week of Jan. 22, 2018: CIA Director Pompeo Meets with Russian Counterpart; Other Russian Intel Chiefs Also in US
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Justice Department Cautions Against Release of Nunes Memo; Trump Erupts [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 28, 2018: Wray Reviews Nunes’ Memo
  • Jan. 28, 2018: White House Still Wants Nunes’ Memo Released
  • Jan. 29, 2018: White House Dismisses DOJ Concerns About Nunes’ Memo
  • Jan. 29, 2018: McCabe Steps Down As FBI’s Deputy Director
  • Jan. 29, 2018: Trump Defies Congress on Sanctions; CIA Director Says Russian Interference Will Continue
  • Jan. 29, 2018: House Intelligence Committee Votes to Release Nunes’ Memo; Nunes Revises Memo Before Sending It to White House
  • Jan. 29, 2018: Trump Wants Nunes’ Memo Released
  • Jan. 30, 2018: NBC: Trump Talks About Prosecuting Mueller
  • Jan. 31, 2018, Schumer Wants Answers Relating to Russian Spy Visit to US
  • Jan. 31, 2018: FBI Issues Public Statement on Nunes’ Memo
  • Feb. 2, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Feb. 2, 2018: Nunes’ Memo Goes Public; Undermines Trump and GOP Position
  • Feb. 3, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Feb. 3, 2018: Democratic Rebuttal Blasts Nunes Memo
  • Feb. 5, 2018: Trump Tweets

Here’s a list of what we added with our Jan. 31 update:

  • Summer 2015: Dutch Intelligence Notifies US Intelligence About Russian Hack of DNC
  • Between June 15, 2015 and November 2016: Russian Twitter Accounts Back Trump [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 1, 2016 – Nov. 15, 2016: Russians Tweet to Promote Trump
  • Feb. 29, 2016: Manafort Pitches Himself to Trump [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 26, 2016: Russian Intelligence Officer Found Dead
  • May 9, 2017: Trump Fires Comey; Questions McCabe [revision of previous entry]
  • Sometime in June 2017: Trump Wants Mueller Fired; McGahn Threatens to Resign
  • June 2, 2017: Mueller Takes Control of Flynn, Manafort Investigations
  • June 8, 2017: Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee; Trump Launches Counteroffensive
  • June 8, 2017: Trump’s Legal Team Considers Complaint Against Comey
  • Sometime in December 2017: Sessions Pressures McCabe Wry
  • During the Week of Jan. 15, 2018: Mueller Interviews Sessions
  • Jan. 23, 3018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan. 23, 2018: Democrats Seek Social Media Info About Nunes’ Memo
  • Jan. 23, 2018: Mueller Seeks to Question Trump
  • Jan. 23, 2018: Top House Democrats Blast GOP Attack on Mueller and the FBI
  • Jan. 23, 2018: Sarah Sanders Says Trump Wants Transparency on Nunes Memo
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Key Democrats Want to Share Testimony with Mueller
  • Late-January 2018: Nunes Refuses FBI and Senate Intelligence Committee Requests to View Memo
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Justice Department Cautions Against Release of Nunes Memo
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Trump Wants Nunes Memo Released
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Trump Says He’d “Love” to Testify Under Oath For Mueller; Trump’s Attorneys Backpedal
  • Jan. 24, 2018: Trump Says He Was Only “Fighting Back”; Hopes Mueller Will Be Fair
  • Jan. 25, 2018: Nunes Gets Local Heat
  • Jan. 26, 2018: Trump Calls Reports of His Order to Fire Mueller “Fake News”

Here’s a list of what we added with our Jan. 23 update:

  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet with Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 31, 2016: NYT Story Sours Steele on FBI; Steele and Simpson Go to the Press [revision of previous entry]
  • After Thanksgiving 2016: Steele and Simpson Talk to Bruce Ohr
  • Jan. 20, 2017: Velesnitskaya, Akhmetshin, and Butina Attend Trump Inauguration Festivities
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Rice’s Reasons for ‘Unmasking’ Trump’s Associates Satisfies GOP [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 14, 2017: Fusion GPS’s Simpson Testifies Before House Intelligence Committee
  • Jan. 9, 2018: Mueller Subpoenas Bannon
  • Jan. 12, 2018: Mueller Seeks May 14 Trial Date for Manafort [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 16, 2018: Bannon Follows White House Directive in Refusing to Answer Questions from House Intelligence Committee
  • Jan. 16, 2018: White House Asserts Cooperation with Russia Probe
  • Jan. 17, 2018: Bannon Agrees to Interview with Special Counsel
  • Jan. 17, 2018: Sen. Flake Blasts Trump’s Assault on Truth
  • Jan. 17, 2018: Lewandowski Fails to Answer House Intelligence Committee Questions
  • Jan. 18, 2018: FBI Investigating Whether Russian Money Going to NRA Helped Trump
  • Jan. 18, 2018: House Releases Simpson Transcript
  • Jan. 18, 2018: Nunes Memo Attacks FBI

Here’s a list of what we added with our Jan. 17 update:

  • September and October 2015: FBI Notifies DNC of Possible Russian Hacking [revision of previous entry]
  • November 2015: FBI Again Tells DNC About Russian Hacking
  • March 19, 2016: Russians Hack Podesta’s Email
  • Late April 2016: DNC Reports Suspicious Computer Activity to FBI [revision of previous entry]
  • June 12, 2016: WikiLeaks Has Clinton Emails; DNC Tries to Get Ahead of Hacking Story
  • September 2015: Anti-Trump Republicans Hire Fusion GPS to Investigate Trump
  • May 2016: Fusion GPS’s Republican Funders Bow Out
  • May-June 2016: Fusion Hires Christopher Steele
  • Early July 2016: Steele Contacts FBI About His Trump Findings
  • Mid-to-Late September 2016: “A Crime in Progress…”
  • Oct. 25-26, 2016: Giuliani Discusses Coming “Surprise”
  • Oct. 28, 2016: Comey Announces FBI Is Investigating New Clinton Emails; Giuliani Speaks About FBI “Revolution” [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 31, 2016: NYT Story Sours Steele on FBI
  • Aug. 22, 2017: Simpson Appears Before Senate Judiciary Committee Attorneys [revision of previous entry]
  • Early November 2017: Mueller Adds Veteran Cyber Prosecutor To Team
  • Dec. 29, 2017: Trump Grants Deutsche Bank Waiver on Penalty
  • Jan. 3, 2018: Trump’s Selects Interim US Attorney with Deutsche Bank Connection
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Interim US Attorney Chooses Former Deutsche Bank General Counsel as Deputy
  • Jan. 9, 2018: Feinstein Releases Fusion GPS Transcript
  • Jan. 9, 2018: Cohen Sues Fusion GPS and BuzzFeed
  • Jan. 9, 2018: Sen. Whitehouse Blasts GOP Investigations
  • Jan. 10, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan. 10, 2018: Trump Waffles on Mueller Interview
  • Jan. 10, 2018: Deripaska Sues Manafort and Gates
  • Jan. 11, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan 11, 2018: Trump To WSJ: Russia Investigation Is a Hoax
  • Jan. 12, 2018: Mueller Seeks May 14 Trial Date for Manafort
  • Jan. 12, 2018: Grassley Under Fire at Town Hall Meeting
  • Jan. 12, 2018: Will Pence Testify?

Here’s a list of what we added with our Jan. 9 update:

  • July 30, 2014: Manafort Meets With DOJ
  • April 27, 2016: Sessions, Kushner and Kislyak at the Mayflower Hotel [revision of previous entry]
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet with Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • Early Dec. 2016: Papadopoulos Meets with Greek Leaders [revision of previous entry]
  • Late February 2017: Attorney General Sessions Decides to Recuse Himself.
  • Around March 1, 2017: White House Lobbies Sessions Not to Recuse Himself
  • Mar. 20, 2017: Trump Tweets; Comey Testifies; Trump Is Infuriated
  • May 3, 2017: Comey Testifies Again; Trump Erupts [revision of previous entry]
  • May 5, 2017: Sessions Aide Looking for “Dirt” on Comey
  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 2, 2018: Fusion GPS Owners Blast GOP Congressional Cover-Up
  • Jan. 3, 2018: Wolff Book: Bannon Bashes Kushner and Don Jr.
  • Jan. 3, 2018: Trump Breaks with Bannon
  • Jan. 3, 2018: Manafort Sues Mueller
  • Jan. 3, 2018: Rosenstein and Nunes Meet with Ryan And Wray
  • Jan. 3-4, 2018: Trump’s Attorney Seeks to Block Publication of ‘Fire and Fury’
  • Jan. 4, 2018: The Daily Beast: DOJ Looking at Clinton Private Email Server, Again
  • Jan. 4, 2018: GOP Lawmakers Call on Sessions to Resign
  • Jan. 4, 2018: Rebekah Mercer Distances Herself From Bannon
  • Jan. 4, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Grassley and Graham Ask DOJ to Investigate Steele
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan. 5, 2018: DOJ Reopens Clinton Foundation Investigation
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Brad Parscale Tweets
  • Jan. 5, 2018: Dowd Calls NYT Report Another “Nothing Burger”
  • Jan. 6, 2018: Trump Tweets
  • Jan. 6, 2018: WSJ: Feds Investigating Kushner Cos.
  • Jan. 7, 2018: Bannon Apologizes to Don Jr.

Here’s a list of what we added with our Jan. 4 update:

  • June 15, 2013: The Agalarovs — and Ike Kaveladze — Meet With Trump in Las Vegas [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 8-10, 2013: The Miss Universe Pageant in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • April 27, 2016: Trump Delivers First Major Foreign Policy Speech [revision of previous entry]
  • Mid-May 2016: Papadopoulos Tells Australian Diplomat That Russians Have “Dirt” On Hillary Clinton
  • Summer 2016: Millian Contacts Papadopoulos
  • November-December 2016: Millian Business Proposal to Papadopoulos
  • Early December 2016: Papadopoulos Discusses Trump Administration in Greece [revision of previous entry]
  • Early December 2016: Russians Arrest Cybersecurity Expert[revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 20, 2017: Millian Attends VIP Events At Inaugural
  • Dec. 26, 2017: Flynn’s Brother Asks Trump to Pardon Mike Flynn
  • Dec. 27, 2017: Trump Lawyers Plan To Attack Flynn’s Credibility
  • Dec. 27, 2017: Mueller Reportedly Focusing On Trump Campaign Data Operation
  • Dec. 28, 2017: Another Trump Interview with The New York Times
  • Dec. 31, 2017: Nunes Readies For Fight Against Mueller
  • Jan. 2, 2017: Trump Tweets

Here’s a list of what we added with our Dec. 27 update:

  • Late July or Early August 2016: FBI Warns Trump About Russian Election Interference
  • Jan. 26, 2017: DOJ Says Flynn Lied; McGahn Informs Trump [revision of previous entry]
  • June 7, 2017: Vox: Comey Has Corroborating Witnesses
  • June 8, 2017: Comey Testifies Before Senate Intelligence Committee [revision of previous entry]
  • Mid-November 2017: Prosecutors Seeks Documents On Deutsche Bank-Kushner Cos. Loan
  • Dec. 12, 2017: Trump Wins PolitiFact’s “Lie of the Year”
  • Dec. 18, 2017: Trump’s National Security Speech Glides Past Russia
  • Dec. 19, 2017: McCabe Corroborates Comey; GOP Responds
  • Dec. 20, 2017: Warner Issues Warning To Trump
  • Dec. 20, 2017: Politico: Nunes Leading Effort To Discredit FBI and DOJ
  • Dec. 20, 2017: Congressman Talks To White House About Mueller Investigation
  • Dec. 20, 2017: FBI General Counsel Baker Reassigned
  • Dec. 21, 2017: Sessions Orders DOJ To Look Again At Uranium One Deal
  • Dec. 21, 2017: Sarah Sanders Hopes Mueller’s “Hoax” Investigation Wraps Up Soon
  • Dec. 22, 2017: Politico Publishes Dubious Story
  • Dec. 22, 2017: Comey Responds to Politico Story About Baker
  • Dec. 23, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Dec. 23, 2017:McCabe To Retire
  • Dec. 24, 2017: Trump Tweets

Here’s a list of what we added with our Dec. 19 update:

  • Sept. 1, 1987: Trump Ponders Presidential Bid
  • Nov. 8-10, 2013: The Miss Universe Pageant in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • July 22, 2015: Goldstone Invites Trump to Moscow
  • April 19, 2016: As Trump Wins, Manafort Assumes Greater Control
  • May 27, 2016: When Putin Arrives in Athens, Papadopoulos Is Already There
  • June 20, 2016: Trump Fires Lewandowski
  • Early December 2016: Russians Arrest Cybersecurity Expert [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 6, 2017: Trump Receives Intelligence Briefing; Meets Comey for the First Time [revision of previous entry]
  • Feb. 13, 2017: Flynn Resigns [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 12, 2017: House Threatens to Subpoena Stone [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 11-12, 2017: Trump’s Lawyers Demand New Special Counsel to Investigate Mueller
  • Dec. 12-13, 2017: Trump Transition Team Discovers Mueller Has Its Emails; Complains to Congress
  • Dec. 12, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Dec. 13, 2017: Rosenstein Defends Mueller’s Investigation
  • Dec. 14, 2017: House Staffers to Interview Sater and Graff; Schiff Concerned About House GOP
  • Dec. 14, 2017: Putin Praises Trump
  • Dec. 14, 2017: House Democrats Want To Subpoena Cambridge Analytica and Parscale
  • Dec. 15, 2017: Trump Blasts FBI; Doesn’t Rule Out Flynn Pardon
  • Dec. 15, 2017: Kushner’s Legal Team Searches For Crisis Public Relations Firm
  • Dec. 17, 2017: Trump Says He Doesn’t Intend To Fire Mueller

Here’s a list of what we added with our Dec. 12 update:

  • June 2005: Manafort Pitches Himself to Russian Oligarch
  • Nov. 10, 2008: Trump Sues Deutsche Bank, But Bank Keeps Lending To Him Anyway
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer
  • June 14, 2016: Goldstone Emails Emin Agalarov and Ike Kaveladz
  • July 14, 2016: Trump Campaign Successfully Changes GOP Platform on Ukraine
  • Nov. 5, 2016: Russian Social Media Exec Offers to Promote Trump
  • Dec. 12, 2016: Former Trump Campaign Surrogate Discusses Sanctions With Russian Businessmen
  • On or around Jan. 11, 2017: DeVos’ Brother Meets With Putin Associate
  • Jan. 20, 2017: Flynn Says Trump Will ‘Rip Up’ Russian Sanctions
  • Jan 26, 2017: DOJ Says Flynn Lied; McGahn Informs Trump
  • February 2017: FBI Warns Hope Hicks About Russians
  • April 9, 2017: McFarland Is Asked To Resign
  • Sometime after May 31, 2017: Nunes and White House Contact Erik Prince
  • July 8, 2017: Don Jr.’s June 9 Meeting Becomes Public
  • Oct. 5, 2017: Papadopoulos Pleads Guilty
  • Dec. 4, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Dec. 4, 2017: Trump’s Lawyer Says A President Cannot Be Guilty Of Obstruction Of Justice
  • Dec. 4, 2017: Mueller Withdraws Support For Manafort’s Bail Agreement
  • Dec. 5, 2017: Mueller Has Subpoenaed Deutsche Bank
  • Dec. 7-8, 2017: Mueller Meets With Hope Hicks

Here’s a list of what we added with our Dec. 5 update:

  • May 19-22, 2016: Trump, Don Jr. and Torshin at the NRA [revision of previous entry]
  • July 15, 2016: Flynn Denounces Turkey’s Erdoğan
  • Nov. 12, 2016: Russian Claims Conspiracy Helped Trump Win
  • Nov. 25, 2016: Trump Names McFarland Deputy National Security Adviser
  • Dec. 22, 2016: Flynn Communicates With Kislyak About UN Resolution
  • Dec. 28-29, 2016: Flynn Discusses New Sanctions With Kislyak
  • Dec. 31, 2016:
    Flynn Relays Kislyak Talks To Trump Team
  • Early January 2017: Flynn Promotes Nuclear Power Plant Program for Mideast
  • Feb. 15, 2017: Trump Says Flynn Has Been Treated Unfairly
  • April 9, 2017: McFarland Asked To Resign
  • Aug. 7, 2017: Trump Asks GOP Senators To End Trump-Russia Investigation [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 9, 2017: Trump Blasts McConnell Over Russia Investigation [revision of previous entry]
  • Sometime in November 2017: Mueller Quizzes Kushner About Flynn
  • Nov. 25, 2017: Woolsey With Trump At Mar-A-Lago With Trump
  • Nov. 26, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Nov. 27, 2017: Flynn’s Lawyer Meets With Mueller
  • Nov. 28, 2017: House Democrats Want Barrack To Appear
  • Nov. 28, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Nov. 29, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Dec. 1, 2017: Flynn Pleads Guilty to Making False Statements [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 1, 2017: James Comey Tweets
  • Dec. 2, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Dec. 3, 2017: Trump Tweets

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 27 update:

  • July 1987: Trump’s Early Interest in Soviet Union Real Estate [revision of previous entry]
  • Late 2004 through 2015: Manafort Travels to Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • February 2014 through October 2015: Yanukovych Falls; Manafort Continues Trips to Kiev
  • Nov. 19, 2015: Rohrabacher: “Forget Putin…”
  • August 2016: Flynn’s Consulting Firm Lobbies for Turkish Interests [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 20, 2016: Flynn Meets With Rohrabacher
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Flynn Publishes Op-Ed on Turkey
  • Nov. 19, 2017: Mueller Seeks Justice Dept. Documents
  • Nov. 21, 2017: WSJ: Mueller Investigating Kushner’s Foreign Contacts
  • Nov. 22, 2017: Trump Walks Away From SoHo
  • Nov. 23, 2017: Trump Won’t Pay Flynn’s or Manafort’s Legal Fees
  • Nov. 23, 2017: Flynn Lawyers No Longer Sharing Information With Trump Lawyers

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 21 update:

  • Nov. 16, 2013: Trump Announces Plans for Moscow Skyscraper
  • Nov. 16, 2013: Russian Bank Announces $2.4 Billion Construction Loan for New Agalarov Development
  • March 20, 2014: US Imposes Sanctions Against Russia Over Ukraine
  • July 11, 2015: Russian Asks About Sanctions At Trump Rally
  • May 19-22, 2016: Trump, Don Jr. and Torshin at the NRA
  • Aug. 25, 2016: Clovis Becomes Trump Campaign National Co-Chair
  • Sept. 20, 2016: WikiLeaks Tweets Anti-Trump Group’s Password
  • June 2017: Akhmetshin and Kaveladze Meet in Moscow
  • July 12, 2017: Emin Agalarov Tries to Recant Previously Published Interview in Forbes
  • Mid-October 2017: Mueller Subpoenas Russia-Related Documents From Trump Campaign
  • Nov. 14, 2017: Sessions Says That He Has Not Lied About Trump Campaign Contacts With Russia [Revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 16, 2017: Senate Judiciary Committee Complains About Kushner’s Incomplete Document Production
  • Nov. 17, 2017: Trump Reportedly Now Paying Own Legal Bills

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 16 update:

  • June 30, 2016: Page and Papadopoulos Attend Group Dinner With Sessions
  • Sept. 8, 2016: Sessions Meets Russian Ambassador in His Senate Office
  • Nov. 13, 2017: Pence Says He Didn’t Know About Don Jr./WikiLeaks Emails
  • Nov. 14, 2017: Sessions Says That He Has Not Lied About Trump Campaign Contacts With Russia

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 15 update:

  • July 1987: Trump’s Early Interest in Soviet Union Real Estate [revision of previous entry]
  • 1996: Trump Talks About ‘Trump Tower Moscow’
  • 2007: Manafort Works for Pro-Putin Ukrainian Politician [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 8-10, 2013: The Miss Universe Pageant in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 12, 2013: Trump Boasts About Relationship With Russian Oligarchs
  • Between June 2015 and August 2017: 150 Million Americans Exposed to Russian-Government Linked Troll Farm [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2015: Russian Twitter Accounts Back Trump
  • Late January 2016: Carter Page Becomes Trump Campaign Unofficial Volunteer
  • March 21, 2016: Trump Identifies Page and Papadopoulos as Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Mifsud Introduces Papadopoulos to ‘Female Russian National’ [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Papadopoulos Suggests Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • Early April 2016: Papadopoulos Continues Efforts to Arrange Trump-Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • April 10, 2016: Papadopoulos’ Email Exchange with Polonskaya [revision of previous entry]
  • April 25, 2016: Papadopoulos Informs Stephen Miller About Russia Contacts [revision of previous entry]
  • April 27, 2016: Trump Delivers First Major Foreign Policy Speech [revision of previous entry]
  • April 27, 2016: Papadopoulos Continues Reporting to Trump Campaign [revision of previous entry]
  • April 27, 2016: Sessions, Kushner and Kislyak at the Mayflower Hotel [revision of previous entry]
  • Mid-May: Bannon Introduces Trump Campaign to Cambridge Analytica
  • May 16, 2016: Page Suggests Trump Visit To Russia
  • May 26, 2016: Page Emails About Upcoming Moscow Trip
  • June 2016: Kushner Takes Control of Trump Digital Effort and Hires Cambridge Analytica [revision of previous entry]
  • Early June 2016: Cambridge Analytica Offers Help to WikiLeaks [revision of previous entry]
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • Late June 2016: Page and Papadopoulos Attend Group Dinner With Sessions
  • July 7-8, 2016: Page Emails Trump Team About Moscow Trip
  • July 14, 2016: Trump Campaign Successfully Changes GOP Platform on Ukraine [revision of previous entry]
  • July 18, 2016: Sessions Speaks Privately With Kislyak [revision of previous entry]
  • During the July 2016 Republican Convention: Page Meets With Kislyak [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 13, 2016: Hacker’s Website and Twitter Suspended [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 14, 2016: Manafort Denies Receiving Improper Payments From Ukraine [revision of previous entry]
  • Late August 2016: Page Meets Hungarian Ambassador in Budapest
  • Around Sept. 13, 2016: Papadopoulos Meets British Officials in London
  • Sept. 20, 2016: Flynn Meets With Rohrabacher
  • Sept. 20-21, 2016: WikiLeaks Contacts Don Jr.
  • Sept. 30, 2016: Papadopoulos Gives Interview on Trump Policy [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 2, 2016: Stone Appears to Predict More Damaging WikiLeaks [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 3, 2016: WikiLeaks Writes Again to Don Jr.
  • Oct. 10, 2016: Trump: ‘I love WikiLeaks’
  • Oct. 12, 2016: WikiLeaks Contacts Don Jr. Again
  • Oct. 14, 2016: Pence On Coordination With Wikileaks
  • Oct. 21, 2016: WikiLeaks Contacts Don Jr. Again
  • Nov. 6, 2016: Papadopoulos on Panel Discussing Trump
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Papadopoulos Says He’s Still A Trump Adviser
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Sater Reportedly Attends Trump VIP Election Celebration
  • Nov. 8, 2016: WikiLeaks Suggests Trump Strategy If He Loses Election
  • Nov. 10, 2016: Russian Official Admits Trump Campaign Had Contact With Kremlin Intermediaries [revision of previous entry]
  • Early December 2016: Papadopoulos Discusses Trump Administration in Greece [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 8, 2016: Page Visits With Influential Russians in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • Dec. 9, 2016: Manafort Says He’s ‘Aware of What’s Going On’ in Transition [revision of previous entry]
  • Mid-December 2016: Flynn Reportedly Discusses Kidnapping Turkish Cleric
  • Dec. 16, 2016: WikiLeaks Sends Don Jr. Advice About Assange
  • Jan. 6, 2017: Comey Meets Trump for the First Time [revision of previous entry]
  • Mid-January 2017: Page Communicates With Bannon and Jones Day Law Firm
  • Jan. 18, 2017: Turkish Foreign Minister, Nunes, and Flynn at Breakfast Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 18, 2017: Kushner’s Numerous Omissions on Security Clearance Application
  • Jan. 20-22, 2017: Papadopoulos Meets with Greek and Israeli Leaders
  • Jan. 27, 2017: Trump to Comey: ‘I Need Loyalty’
  • Feb. 19, 2017: Lewandowski Denies Campaign Contacts With Russia [revision of previous entry]
  • March 4, 2017: Lewandowski: ‘I Never Met Carter Page’
  • March 27, 2017: New York Times Reports Undisclosed Meeting Between Kushner and Russian Banker [revision of previous entry]
  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • May 26, 2017: Washington Post Reports on Kushner’s ‘Back-Channel’ Meeting With Kislyak [revision of previous entry]
  • July 11, 2017: WikiLeaks Contacts Don Jr. About His Emails
  • Sept. 19, 2017: Lewandowski: ‘Jail For Life’ Anyone Who Attempted to Influence Election Outcome
  • Sept. 26, 2017: Mueller Begins Interviewing White House Staffers [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 10, 2017: Page To Take the Fifth [revision of previous entry]
  • During the week of Oct. 23, 2017: Clovis Testifies Before Grand Jury [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 24, 2017: CIA Director Pompeo Reportedly Meets With DNC Hack-Conspiracy Theorist
  • Nov. 1, 2017: Mifsud Gives an Interview
  • Nov. 2, 2017: Papadopoulos’ Russian Intermediary Mifsud Disappears
  • Nov. 2, 2017: Page Testifies Before House Intelligence Committee
  • Nov. 4, 2017: NBC: Mueller Has Sufficient Evidence to Charge Flynn and His Son [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 8, 2017: Lewandowski Changes His Tune On Carter Page; Equivocates on Papadopoulos
  • Nov. 9, 2017: CNN: Mueller Has Interviewed Stephen Miller
  • Nov. 10, 2017: Trump Says Putin Denied Election Meddling; Peskov Says The Subject Didn’t Come Up
  • Nov. 11, 2017: Trump Tweets About Russia
  • Nov. 11, 2017: Pompeo Bucks Trump; Backs US Intelligence Conclusions
  • Nov. 13, 2017: The Atlantic Breaks the Don Jr./WikiLeaks Story

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 6 update:

  • Between June 2015 and August 2017: 150 Million Americans Exposed to Russian-Government Linked Troll Farm [revision of previous entry]
  • March 4, 2016: Trump Narrows the Field
  • March 24, 2016: Papadopoulos Suggests Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • March 31, 2016: Trump Meets with Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • Spring 2016: Papadopoulos Presents His Trump Credentials to Foreign Leaders
  • Early April 2016: Papadopoulos Continues Efforts to Arrange Trump-Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • May 4, 2016: Trump Stands Atop the Republican Field [revision of previous entry]
  • June 7, 2016: Trump Promises to Reveal ‘Things That Have Taken Place With the Clintons’ [revision of previous entry]
  • July 7, 2016: Page Says US Is to Blame for US-Russia Friction; Meets With Russians [revision of previous entry]
  • July 20, 2016: Papadopoulos Talks About Trump’s Foreign Policy
  • August 2016: Flynn’s Consulting Firm Begins Lobbying for Turkish Interests [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 19, 2016: Flynn Discusses Kidnapping Muslim Cleric
  • Sept. 30, 2016: Papadopoulos Interview on Trump Policy
  • Early December 2016: Papadopoulos Dines With Greek Defense Minister
  • Jan. 27, 2017: Papadopoulos Lies to the FBI [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 10, 2017: Page To Take the Fifth [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 25, 2017: WSJ Calls on Mueller to Resign
  • Nov. 1, 2017: Clovis Withdraws
  • Nov. 2, 2017: Robert Mercer Sells Stake in Breitbart
  • Nov. 3, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Nov. 3, 2017: DOJ Considers Charging Russian Hackers
  • Nov. 3, 2017: GOP Lawmakers Call for Mueller’s Recusal
  • Nov. 4, 2017: NBC: Mueller Has Sufficient Evidence to Charge Flynn and His Son

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Nov. 2 update:

  • Between June 2015 and August 2017: 126 Million Americans Exposed to Russian-Government Linked Troll Farm
  • March 6, 2016: Papadopoulos Becomes Trump Campaign Adviser [revision of previous entry]
  • March 14, 2016: Mifsud Takes an Interest in Papadopoulos [revision of previous entry]
  • March 21, 2016: Trump Identifies Page and Papadopoulos as Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Mifsud Introduces Papadopoulos to ‘Female Russian National’ [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Papadopoulos Suggests Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • Early April 2016: Papadopoulos Travels to Israel and Discuses Trump Russia Policy [revision of previous entry]
  • April 10, 2016: Papadopoulos’ Email Exchange with ‘Female Russian National’ [revision of previous entry]
  • April 18, 2016: Papadopoulos Connects Directly to Russia [revision of previous entry]
  • April 22, 2016: Papadopoulos and Timofeev Continue Their Conversations [revision of previous entry]
  • April 26, 2016: Papadopoulos Learns That Russians Have ‘Dirt’ on Hillary Clinton [revision of previous entry]
  • April 30, 3016: Another Papadopoulos Email to Mifsud [revision of previous entry]
  • May 4, 2016: Papadopoulos Email Exchanges With Timofeev [revision of previous entry]
  • May 13, 2016: Mifsud Updates Papadopoulos [revision of previous entry]
  • May 14, 2016: Papadopoulos Emails Lewandowski About Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • June 1, 2016: Papadopoulos Pushes Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • June 19, 2016: Papadopoulos’ Russia Push Continues [revision of previous entry]
  • July 14, 2016: Papadopoulos Reportedly Says Trump Campaign Has Approved Russia Meeting
  • Aug. 15, 2016: Trump Campaign Encourages ‘Off-The-Record’ Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • July 19, 2017: Trump Nominates Clovis to USDA’s Top Science Post
  • Oct. 5, 2017: Papadopoulos Pleads Guilty [revision of previous entry]
  • During the week of Oct. 23, 2017: Clovis Testifies Before Grand Jury
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Trump’s Lawyer Minimizes Papadopoulos’ Role; Denies Collusion
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Sarah Sanders Distances Campaign from Papadopoulos
  • Oct. 31, 2017: Trump Tweets

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 30 update:

  • 2006: Rick Gates Joins Manafort’s Firm
  • Dec. 10, 2015: Flynn Receives Money From RT [revision of previous entry]
  • March 6, 2016: Papadopoulos Becomes Trump Campaign Adviser
  • March 14, 2016: ‘The Professor’ Takes an Interest in Papadopoulos
  • March 24, 2016: ‘The Professor’ Introduces Papadopoulos to ‘Female Russian National’
  • March 29, 2016: Trump Hires Manafort [revision of previous entry]
  • March 31, 2016: Trump Meets with Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • Early April 2016: Papadopoulos Continues Efforts to Arrange Trump-Russia Meeting
  • April 10, 2016: Papadopoulos Email Exchange with ‘Female Russian National’
  • April 18, 2016: Papadopoulos Connects to Russia
  • April 22, 2016: Papadopoulos and ‘The Russian MFA Connection’
  • April 25, 2016: Papadopoulos Keeps a Trump ‘Senior Policy Adviser’ Informed
  • April 26, 2016: Papadopoulos Learns That Russians Have ‘Dirt’ on Hillary Clinton
  • April 27, 2016: Papadopoulos Continues Reporting to Trump Campaign
  • April 30, 3016: Another Papadopoulos Email to ‘The Professor’
  • May 4, 2016: Papadopoulos Email to ‘The Russian MFA Connection’
  • May 13, 2016: ‘The Professor’ Updates Papadopoulos
  • May 14, 2016: Papadopoulos Emails ‘High-Ranking Campaign Official’ About Russia Meeting
  • May 21, 2016: Papadopoulos Pushes Russia Meeting
  • June 1, 2016: Papadopoulos Keep Pushing Russia Meeting
  • June 2016: Cambridge Analytica Offers Help to WikiLeaks
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • June 12, 2016: Assange Says He Has Clinton Emails
  • June 19, 2016: Papadopoulos’ Russia Push Continues
  • July 22, 2016: WikiLeaks Releases DNC Emails
  • July 29, 2016: Cambridge Analytica Receives First Payment From Trump Campaign
  • Early August 2016: Steele Gives the FBI Documents About Alleged Trump-Russia Connections [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 15, 2016: Trump Campaign Encourages ‘Off-The-Record’ Meeting
  • Aug. 17, 2016: Bannon and Conway To Run Trump Campaign
  • Aug. 19, 2016: Manafort Resigns From Trump Campaign; Gates Remains [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 26, 2016: Rebekah Mercer Wants Trump Campaign to Help WikiLeaks
  • Sept. 1, 2016: Trump Pays Cambridge Analytica $5 million
  • Jan. 20, 2017: Gates Remains in Trump Orbit
  • Jan. 27, 2017: Papadopoulos Lies to the FBI
  • Feb. 17, 2017: Papadopoulos Deactivates His Facebook Account
  • Feb. 23, 2017: Papadopoulos Changes Cellphones
  • July 27, 2017: Papadopoulos Arrested
  • Oct. 5, 2017: Papadopoulos Pleads Guilty
  • Oct. 20, 2017: Cohen Senate Appearance Postponed [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 23, 2017: Mueller Investigating Podesta Group
  • Oct. 24, 2017: Manafort Reportedly The Subject of Another Investigation
  • Oct. 24, 2017: House Leaders Announce New Clinton Investigations
  • Oct. 25, 2017: Trump Tweets About ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Oct. 25, 2017: The Cambridge Analytica/WikiLeaks Story Breaks
  • Oct. 27, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 27, 2017: Roger Stone Lashes Out
  • Oct. 27, 2017: US Attorney Dana Boente Resigns
  • Oct. 27, 2017: Trump Tweets About Russia Investigation Costs
  • Oct. 29, 2017: Trump Tweets As Indictment Announcement Imminent
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Paul Manafort and Rick Gates Surrender to Federal Authorities After the Grand Jury Indicts Them
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Papadopoulos Guilty Plea Unsealed
  • Oct. 30, 2017: Trump Tweets About Indictments

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 26 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Early August 2016: Steele Gives the FBI Documents About Alleged Trump-Russia Connections [revision of previous entry]

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 24 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • March 21, 2016: Trump Identifies Page and Papadopoulos as Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Papadopoulos Suggests Russia Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • March 31, 2016: Trump Meets with Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • April 27, 2016: Papadopoulos Pushes Trump-Putin Meeting
  • May 4, 2016: Papadopoulos Pushes Russia Meeting
  • Sometime in May: Papadopoulos Keeps Pushing Trump-Russia Meeting
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • July 2, 2016: Trump Meets with Pence
  • July 12, 2016: Trump Dines with Pence
  • July 14, 2016: Trump Calls Christie About VP Spot
  • Aug. 17, 2016: Trump Receives First National Security Briefing
  • Sept. 25, 2016: Page Writes to Comey
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Pence Replaces Christie as Transition Team Chair [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 18, 2016: Trump Names Flynn National Security Adviser
  • Oct. 16, 2017: Trump Says He Doesn’t Plan to Fire Mueller
  • Oct. 16, 2017: Mueller Team Interviews Spicer
  • Oct. 17, 2017: Kushner Adds Noted Libel Lawyer to Legal Team
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Sessions Refuses to Answer Questions About Trump Conversations
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Fusion GPS Executives Assert Fifth Amendment
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Senate Intelligence Committee Interviews Lewandowski
  • Oct. 19, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 19, 2017: CIA Corrects Director Pompeo’s Misstatement
  • Oct. 19, 2017: Trump Is Interviewing US Attorney Candidates for Manhattan
  • Oct. 20, 2017: Cohen Senate Appearance Postponed
  • Oct. 21, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 22, 2017: Magnitsky Act Moves to Canada
  • Oct. 22, 2017: Sen. Lindsey Graham Doesn’t Understand Trump’s Russian ‘Blind Spot’

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Oct. 16, 2017: Trump Says He Doesn’t Plan to Fire Mueller
  • Oct. 16, 2017: Mueller Team Interviews Spicer
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 18, 2017: Sessions Refuses to Answer Questions About Trump Conversations
  • Oct. 21, 2017: Trump Tweets

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • July 2, 2016: Trump Meets with Pence
  • July 12, 2016: Trump Dines with Pence
  • July 14, 2016: Trump Calls Christie About VP Spot
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Pence Replaces Christie as Transition Team Chair [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 18, 2016: Trump Names Flynn National Security Adviser
  • Oct. 17, 2017: Kushner Adds Noted Libel Lawyer to Legal Team

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • July 2, 2016: Trump Meets with Pence
  • July 12, 2016: Trump Dines with Pence
  • July 14, 2016: Trump Calls Christie About VP Spot
  • Nov. 11, 2016: Pence Replaces Christie as Transition Team Chair [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 18, 2016: Trump Names Flynn National Security Adviser

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 17 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • On or Shortly After Jan. 10, 2017: Manafort Calls Priebus About ‘Steele Dossier’
  • March 3, 2017: Trump Vents Anger About Sessions Recusal [revision of previous entry]
  • July 14, 2017: Trump Campaign’s Digital Director Issues Statement
  • Oct. 4, 2017: Nunes Signs Subpoenas Relating to ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Oct. 5, 2017: Trump Dines with Priebus
  • Oct. 10, 2017: Page To Take the Fifth
  • Oct. 11, 2017: Cambridge Analytica Cooperating with House Probe
  • Oct. 11, 2017: Trump Drags Feet on Russian Sanction
  • Oct. 12, 2017: House Threatens to Subpoena Stone
  • Oct. 13, 2017: Mueller Interviews Priebus
  • Oct. 13, 2017: NBC: More Manafort Money Ties to Russian Oligarch
  • Oct. 13, 2017: Russian Banker Denies Felix Sater’s Trump Tower Claims

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Oct. 5, 2017: Trump Dines with Priebus
  • Oct. 13, 2017: Mueller Interviews Priebus

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • July 14, 2017: Trump Campaign’s Digital Director Issues Statement
  • Oct. 11, 2017: Cambridge Analytica Cooperating with House Probe

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 9 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Sept. 10, 2013: US Attorney Bharara Files Prevezon Case
  • Early August 2016: Steele Gives the FBI Documents About Alleged Trump-Russia Connections
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • Oct. 31, 2016: David Corn Breaks ‘Steele Dossier’ Story
  • Dec. 9, 2016: McCain Delivers ‘Steele Dossier’ to FBI Director Comey
  • Jan. 6, 2017: CIA, FBI, NSA: ‘Putin Ordered an Influence Campaign in 2016’ [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 10, 2017: BuzzFeed Publishes ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Jan. 10, 2017: Trump Dismisses ‘Steele Dossier’ as ‘Fake News’
  • Jan. 11, 2017: Trump Blasts ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Jan. 11, 2017: Trump Tweets About BuzzFeed and Russia
  • Jan. 11, 2017: WSJ Identifies Author of ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Jan. 13, 2017: Trump Dismisses Steele as ‘Failed Spy’ Promoting ‘Fake News’
  • Jan. 14, 2017: Trump Tweets About ‘Steele Dossier’
  • Jan. 15, 2017: Trump: ‘We Should Trust Putin’; Blasts Steele
  • March 10, 2017: Trump Fires US Attorney Preet Bharara and 45 Other US Attorneys [revision of previous entry]
  • March 21, 2017: Magnitsky’s Lawyer Suffers Severe Injuries [revision of previous entry]
  • May 12, 2017: DOJ Settles Civil Russian Money Laundering Case; Criminal Case Continues [revision of previous entry]
  • Summer 2017: Mueller Interviews Steele
  • July 2017: Nunes’ Aide Sends Staffers to Contact Steele
  • Oct. 6, 2017: Steele Talking to Senate Intelligence Committee

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Dec. 9, 2016: McCain Delivers ‘Steele Dossier’ to FBI Director Comey
  • Summer 2017: Mueller Interviews Steele

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • May 12, 2017: DOJ Settles Civil Russian Money Laundering Case; Criminal Case Continues [revision of previous entry]

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 7 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • June 14, 2016: Rohrabacher’s Request to Show Pro-Russia Film During House Committee Hearing is Denied
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Election Day Troubles [revision of previous entry]
  • April 11, 2017: Rohrabacher Meets with Rinat Akhmetshin in Berlin
  • Oct. 3, 2017: Mueller Researching Limits of Presidential Pardon Power
  • Oct. 4, 2017: Interim Press Conference with Senate Intelligence Committee Chair and Vice-chair
  • Oct. 4, 2017: Senate Intelligence Committee Leaders Announce Briefing; Trump Tweets
  • Oct. 5, 2017: Trump Tweets

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Oct. 3, 2017: Mueller Researching Limits of Presidential Pardon Power
  • Oct. 4, 2017: Interim Press Conference with Senate Intelligence Committee Chair and Vice-chair

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • Nov. 8, 2016: Election Day Troubles [revision of previous entry]

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Oct. 2 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • October 2015: Cohen Receives Proposal for Moscow Residential Project
  • March 31, 2016: Trump Meets with Foreign Policy Advisers
  • April 11, 2016: Manafort to Russian Business Associate: ‘How Do We Use to Get Whole?’
  • June 2016: Sater Emails Cohen About Attending Russian International Economic Forum
  • July 7, 2016: Manafort Offers to Brief Oligarch Close to Putin [revision of previous entry]
  • July 18, 2016: Trump Campaign Successfully Changes GOP Platform on Ukraine [revision of previous entry]
  • June 15, 2017: Pence Hires Outside Attorney, Says He Will Cooperate with Mueller [revision of previous entry]
  • June 15, 2017: Reports: Mueller Is Investigating Kushner; McGahn Worries About Kushner-Trump Meetings
  • July 15, 2017: White House Hires Attorney for Trump-Russia Matters [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 28, 2017: Mueller Interviews NSC Chief of Staff Kellogg
  • Sept. 28, 2017: Senators are Concerned that Trump May Not Enforce New Russia Sanctions
  • Sept. 29, 2017: Fox News: Investigators Reviewing March 2016 Meeting of Trump Campaign’s National Security Advisers

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • June 15, 2017: Pence Hires Outside Attorney, Says He Will Cooperate with Mueller [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 28, 2017: Mueller Interviews NSC Chief of Staff Kellogg
  • Sept. 29, 2017: Fox News: Investigators Reviewing March 2016 Meeting of Trump Campaign’s National Security Advisers

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 15, 2017: Reports: Mueller Is Investigating Kushner; McGahn Worries About Kushner-Trump Meetings
  • July 15, 2017: White House Hires Attorney for Trump-Russia Matters [revision of previous entry]

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • June 15, 2017: Pence Hires Outside Attorney, Says He Will Cooperate with Mueller [revision of previous entry]

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 28 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • 1980: Stone and Manafort Start a Business [revision of previous entry]
  • 1988: Stone Urges Trump to Run for President
  • 2012: Trump Again Considers Presidential Bid
  • June 2015 to May 2017: Kremlin-linked Russian Company Buys Ads on Facebook; Russian Actors Also Used Twitter [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 22, 2017: Russians Continue Using Twitter to Support Trump
  • Sept. 22, 2017: Former DNI Clapper Expresses Doubt About Legitimacy of Trump’s Election
  • Sept. 25, 2017: Stone Decries Congressional Hearings
  • Sept. 26, 2017: Mueller Interviews of White House Staffers to Begin
  • Sept. 26, 2017: Senate Hearings on Legislation to Protect Mueller
  • Sept. 26, 2017: Russian Facebook Ads Supported Trump
  • Sept. 27, 2017: Trump Tweets About Facebook
  • Sept. 28, 2017: Twitter Says It Has Cracked Down on Russian Accounts

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Sept. 26, 2017: Mueller Interviews of White House Staffers to Begin
  • Sept. 26, 2017: Senate Hearings on Legislation to Protect Mueller

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 25 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • July 7, 2016: Manafort Offers to Brief Oligarch Close to Putin [revision of previous entry]
  • Nov. 8, 2016: Election Day Troubles [revision of previous entry]
  • December 2016: Kushner Establishes Private Email Account for Government Business
  • Sept. 18, 2017: Reports: Mueller Threatened ‘to Indict’ Manafort; Manafort Was Under Surveillance Before, During and After Campaign [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 21, 2017: Facebook Agrees to Give Congress 3,000 Russian Ads
  • Sept. 22, 2017: Trump Tweets
  • Sept. 22, 2017: DHS Finally Notifies States That Russian Hackers Targeted Their Election Systems
  • Sept. 24, 2017: White House Stonewalling; Nunes on Offense

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • December 2016: Kushner Establishes Private Email Account for Government Business

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Sept. 24, 2017: White House Stonewalling; Nunes on Offense

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 21 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • July 7, 2016: Manafort Offers to Brief Oligarch Close to Putin
  • Aug. 20, 2016: Russian Trolls Organize Trump Events in Florida
  • June or July 2017: Mueller Interviews Rosenstein
  • Sept. 19, 2017: Manafort’s Lawyer Responds
  • Sept. 19, 2017: Michael Cohen Issues Statement; Senate Intelligence Committee Not Pleased
  • Sept. 19, 2017: RNC Paying Legal Fees for Donald Trump and Don Jr.
  • Sept. 20, 2017: Mueller Seeking White House Documents on Flynn, Comey Firings

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • June or July 2017: Mueller Interviews Rosenstein
  • Sept. 20, 2017: Mueller Seeking White House Documents on Flynn, Comey Firings

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 19 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Sept. 18, 2017: NYT: Mueller Threatens ‘to Indict’ Manafort; CNN: FBI Taped Manafort

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 18 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Nov. 8-11, 2013: The Miss Universe Pageant in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2015 to May 2017: Kremlin-linked Russian Company Buys Ads on Facebook [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2016: Kushner Takes Control of Trump Digital Effort and Hires Cambridge Analytica [revision of previous entry]
  • May 12, 2017: DOJ Settles Civil Russian Money Laundering Case; Criminal Case Continues [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 6, 2017: Facebook Reverses Earlier Denials; Admits Russian Trolls Bought Ads During Election
  • During the week of Sept. 11, 2017: McGahn Has “A Couple Documents Locked in a Safe”
  • Sept. 13, 2017: GOP Congressman Seeks Pardon for Assange

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 2015 to May 2017: Kremlin-linked Russian Company Buys Ads on Facebook [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2016: Kushner Takes Control of Trump Digital Effort and Hires Cambridge Analytica [revision of previous entry]
  • May 12, 2017: DOJ Settles Civil Russian Money Laundering Case; Criminal Case Continues [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 6, 2017: Facebook Reverses Earlier Denials; Admits Russian Trolls Bought Ads During Election
  • Sept. 13, 2017: GOP Congressman Seeks Pardon for Assange

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 15 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • May 17, 2017: Rosenstein Names Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Special Counsel; Trump Is Furious [revision of previous entry]

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • May 17, 2017: Rosenstein Names Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Special Counsel; Trump Is Furious [revision of previous entry]

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • May 17, 2017: Rosenstein Names Former FBI Director Robert Mueller Special Counsel; Trump Is Furious [revision of previous entry]

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 14 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • June 2015: Flynn Promotes Joint US-Russia Nuclear Project in Mideast
  • Later December 2016: Bannon, Flynn and Kushner Meet Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi [revision of previous entry]
  • During the Week of June 19, 2017: Trump Lawyers Reportedly Learn About Emails Relating to June 9, 2016, Meeting [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 2, 2017: DOJ: No Evidence of Wiretapping [revision of previous entry]
  • Sept. 12, 2017: Trump’s Press Secretary Says FBI Should Investigate Comey
  • Sept. 12, 2017: House Democrats Refer Potential Flynn Misconduct to Mueller
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Sarah Sanders Doubles-Down on Comey
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Mueller Investigating Flynn’s Son
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Rice’s Reasons for ‘Unmasking’ Trump’s Associates Satisfies GOP

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • Later December 2016: Bannon, Flynn and Kushner Meet Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi [revision of previous entry]
  • During the Week of June 19, 2017: Trump Lawyers Reportedly Learn About Emails Relating to June 9, 2016, Meeting [revision of previous entry]

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • June 2015: Flynn Promotes Joint US-Russia Nuclear Project in Mideast
  • Sept. 12, 2017: House Democrats Refer Potential Flynn Misconduct to Mueller

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Sept. 12, 2017: Trump’s Press Secretary Says FBI Should Investigate Comey
  • Sept. 12, 2017: House Democrats Refer Potential Flynn Misconduct to Mueller
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Sarah Sanders Doubles-Down on Comey
  • Sept. 13, 2017: Mueller Investigating Flynn’s Son

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 11 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Oct. 3, 2013: Trump Praises Putin, Again
  • Feb. 10, 2014: Trump Says Putin Contacted Him in November 2013
  • April 12, 2014: Trump Praises Putin, Again
  • May 27, 2014: Trump Boasts about Relationship with Putin
  • June 20, 2014: Trump Embraces Putin’s Criticism of “American Exceptionalism”
  • March 18, 2015: Trump Launches Exploratory Committee for Presidential Bid
  • June 18, 2015: Trump Boasts about Russian Relationships
  • June 29, 2015: Trump Says He Can Get Along with Russians
  • June 2015 to May 2017: Kremlin-linked Russian Company Buys Ads on Facebook
  • Sept. 27, 2015: Trump Praises Putin, Again
  • Oct. 6, 2015: Trumps Says He’s Met Putin
  • Oct. 13, 2015: Sater Sends Michael Cohen Letter of Intent for Trump Tower Moscow
  • Oct. 17, 2015: “Putin Loves Donald Trump”
  • Nov. 10, 2016: Trump: ‘I Got to Know [Putin] Very Well’ [revision of previous entry]
  • April 26, 2016: Trump Embraces Putin, Again
  • June 3, 2016: Trump Repeats Putin’s Praise
  • June 6 and 7, 2016: Don Jr.’s Phone Calls with Emin Agalarov
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • July 27, 2016: Trump Embraces Putin, Again
  • Sept. 7, 2016: Trump Embraces Putin, Again
  • Dec. 23, 2016: Trump Quotes Putin
  • March 2017: Don Jr. Denies Any Campaign Contacts with Russians
  • Sometime around Aug. 11, 2017: Mueller Wants to Interview White House Staffers
  • Sept. 5, 2017: Congressman Issues More Subpoenas Relating to Steele Dossier
  • Sept. 7, 2017: Don Jr. Talks to Senate Intelligence Committee

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Sometime around Aug. 11, 2017: Mueller Wants to Interview White House Staffers

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 2015 to May 2017: Kremlin-linked Russian Company Buys Ads on Facebook
  • June 6 and 7, 2016: Don Jr.’s Phone Calls with Emin Agalarov
  • June 9, 2016: Don Jr., Manafort, Kushner Meet With Russian Lawyer [revision of previous entry]
  • March 2017: Don Jr. Denies Any Campaign Contacts with Russians
  • Sometime around Aug. 11, 2017: Mueller Wants to Interview White House Staffers
  • Sept. 7, 2017: Don Jr. Talks to Senate Intelligence Committee

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 6 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Nov. 8, 2016: Election Day Troubles
  • May 4, 2017: Trump Fumes Over Comey’s Testimony
  • May 5, 2017: Trump Vents Anger About Sessions Recusal
  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • May 8, 2017: Trump’s Team Develops Cover-Up for Comey’s Ouster [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2017: Trump’s Lawyers Take Their Case to Mueller
  • Aug. 30, 2017: GOP Senators Seek FBI Documents on Comey
  • Aug. 31, 2017: Kushner Companies Face Financial Challenges
  • Sept. 2, 2017: DOJ: No Evidence of Wiretapping

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • May 4, 2017: Trump Fumes Over Comey’s Testimony
  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • May 8, 2017: Trump’s Team Develops Cover-Up for Comey’s Ouster [revision of previous entry]
  • June 2017: Trump’s Lawyers Take Their Case to Mueller
  • Aug. 30, 2017: GOP Senators Seek FBI Documents on Comey

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • May 8, 2017: Trump’s Team Develops Cover-Up for Comey’s Ouster [revision of previous entry]

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • May 6-7, 2017: Trump Decides to Fire FBI Director Comey [revision of previous entry]
  • May 8, 2017: Trump’s Team Develops Cover-Up for Comey’s Ouster [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 31, 2017: Kushner Companies Face Financial Challenges

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Sept. 1 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • November 2015 — January 2016: Pursuit of Trump Tower in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • Aug. 11, 2017: Russian Lobbyist Testifies Before Mueller’s Grand Jury
  • Aug. 30, 2017: Mueller Consulting with NY Attorney General on Manafort
  • Aug. 30, 2017: More Reports on Manafort Ties to Russian Oligarch
  • Aug. 30, 2017: Cohen Rebuts ‘Steele Dossier’

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Aug. 11, 2017: Russian Lobbyist Testifies Before Mueller’s Grand Jury
  • Aug. 30, 2017: Mueller Consulting with NY Attorney General on Manafort

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Aug. 30 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • Oct. 28, 2015: Trump Signs Letter of Intent for Trump Tower in Moscow
  • November 2015 — January 2016: Pursuit of Trump Tower in Moscow [revision of previous entry]
  • April 3, 2016: Panama Papers Leaked
  • April 8, 2016: Putin Convenes Russian Federation Security Council
  • Aug. 29, 2017: Mueller Digs Deeper on Manafort

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Aug. 29, 2017: Mueller Digs Deeper on Manafort

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Aug. 28 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • November 2015 — January 2016: Pursuit of Trump Tower in Moscow
  • Sometime around June 9, 2016: Trump Campaign Aide Receives Message Inviting Connection with Putin
  • Aug. 7, 2017: Trump Complains About Bill to Limit His Power to Fire Mueller
  • Aug. 9, 2017: Trump Blasts McConnell Over Russia Investigation
  • Aug. 11, 2017: House Democrats Renew Request to Subpoena Deutsche Bank Documents Relating to Trump
  • Aug. 22, 2017: Fusion GPS Co-Founder Testifies About “Steele Dossier”
  • Aug. 25, 2017: Mueller Subpoenas Grand Jury Witnesses in Manafort Probe
  • Aug. 25, 2017: Mueller Investigating Possible Flynn Connection to Clinton Email Project

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Aug. 7, 2017: Trump Complains About Bill to Limit His Power to Fire Mueller
  • Aug. 25, 2017: Mueller Subpoenas Grand Jury Witnesses in Manafort Probe
  • Aug. 25, 2017: Mueller Investigating Possible Flynn Connection to Clinton Email Project

 
Here’s a list of what we added with our Aug. 21 update:

Additions to our main Trump-Russia Timeline:

  • May 14, 1984: Trump Opens His First Atlantic City Casino
  • April 3, 1987: Australian Concerns About Alleged “Trump Mafia Connections”
  • 2002: Russian Real Estate Dealings Expand [revision of previous entry]
  • March 21, 2016: Trump Lists Page and Papadopoulos as Foreign Policy Advisers [revision of previous entry]
  • March 24, 2016: Papadopoulos Suggests Russia Meeting
  • June 7, 2016: Trump Promises to Reveal “Things That Have Taken Place With the Clintons” [revision of previous entry]
  • Jan. 9, 2017: Ukrainian Hacker Goes Dark
  • Aug. 1, 2017: White House Admits Trump “Weighed In” On Don Jr.’s Misleading Statement
  • Aug. 14, 2017: Pence Parses His Words On Russia
  • Aug. 15, 2017: Trump Tweets Another Russia Distraction
  • Aug. 17, 2017: Rohrbacher Echoes Assange: Russia Didn’t Hack Election

Additions to our timeline of the Comey firing:

  • Feb. 8, 2017: Comey Tells Priebus Not To Meddle

Additions to our Pence Timeline:

  • Aug. 14, 2017: Pence Parses His Words On Russia

Additions to our Kushner Timeline:

  • June 7, 2016: Trump Promises to Reveal “Things That Have Taken Place With the Clintons”

Steven Harper

Steven Harper blogs at The Belly of the Beast, is an adjunct professor at Northwestern University, and contributes regularly to The American Lawyer. He is the author of several books, including The Lawyer Bubble — A Profession in Crisis and Crossing Hoffa — A Teamster’s Story (a Chicago Tribune “Best Book of the Year”). Follow him on Twitter: @StevenJHarper1.

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