WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump is not to say whether he is considering a pardon for former National Security Consultant Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI.
Trump told reporters Friday, “I don’t want to talk about grace for Michael Flynn not yet.” Trump said when he was in the White House for a speech at the FBI training academy in Quantico, Va.
Flynn is working with special counsel Robert Mueller, the probe into the possible collusion between Russia and the 2016 Trump campaign.
Trump avoided a reporter’s question about when he knew that Flynn had presented false statements to the FBI about discussing the sanctions with the Russian ambassador in the USA
This story has been corrected in the 2nd paragraph to the quote is ” for ” Michael Flynn, not ‘with’.