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"elliot brody" Discussed on KTRH
"Top story President Biden is using a number of executive orders, many of which go directly against his predecessor's policies today by move to halt the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline by and signed the executive order today, revoking TC construction of that pipeline. Clyde's team says the order was issued because the project doesn't serve the U. S national interest. The pipeline would have carried oil from western Canada to refineries in distribution centers in the U. S. White House press secretary Jen Psaki is stepping up to the podium for the first time during the Bide administration's first press briefing, sake explained how the administration wants to bring truth and transparency back to the briefing room, seeming to apply. The former administration did not do so. If the president were standing here with me today, he would say he works for the American people. I work for him. So I also work for the American people. But his objective and his commitment is to bring transparency and truth. Back to government. She called it a busy and active inauguration day. Former President Donald Trump is at his Florida home after declining to attend the inauguration in his final hours of his president's heat presidency. Trump issued well over 100 pardons. Fox's David spot reports. The 45th president left the White House on a windy inauguration morning bound not for his successor. Swearing in, but joint base Andrews. The first couple left the South Lawn, one last time and Marine one before arriving at the base. Minutes later, President Trump wished his successors well without directly mentioning the names Joe Biden or Kamila Harris, in one of his last access, president. Donald Trump issued 144 pardons and commutations, including former aide Steve Bannon, charged with defrauding donors out of hundreds of thousands of dollars meant to construct part of the border wall. Bannon's alleged co conspirators were not pardon. Republican fundraiser, Elliot Brody also pardoned. The former president did not pardon himself or anyone who stormed the U. S Capitol earlier this month, and former President Trump's Children will still receive secret service protection for the foreseeable future. Trump reportedly signed a memo ordering protection could be extended.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WBT Charlotte News Talk
"Think Cooper is using mild desk to, um It's a little smaller deaths, and when the huge desk and most people are using Kennedy's desk, it's gonna be interesting to see which desk Biden uses in the White House. The last three or four presidents have used Kennedy's desk, the famous one with John John on the trap door or the Secret Door. Well as Al Gardner used to say, time to go to the news desk, and Jeff Atkinson. Thank you, Bo in the news this morning. Have a good life. We will see you soon. Thank you. Thank you, ma'am, but that Donald J. Trump boarded Air Force One for his final flight is president headed to Mara Lago, Florida at the goodbye ceremony at joint base, Andrews within the last hour. As you heard here on WB. T Trump Wish Joe Biden well and said, You are amazing April. This is a great great country. Trump will skip the inauguration of Joe Biden said for high noon today, before leaving, Mr Trump issued more pardons and commutations to 143 people some of the big names on their Republican donor, Elliot Brody, also Steve Bannon, his longtime campaign strategist. Two rappers Lil Wayne and Bill Capri, more commonly known as Kodak Black also receiving those and one person tied to the Russia probe. Paul Ericson boxes David Spun. Joe Biden has arrived at ST Matthew's Cathedral in Washington for a church service this morning, hours before he'll be sworn in as America's 46 president to hell. We.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WDUN AM550
"It's um Carmen Roberts. Fox News In just hours. Joe Biden will take the oath of office to become the 46, president of the United States in which he faces an unprecedented pandemic and economic downturn and threats of violence from right wing extremists. At a memorial last night, the president elect honored the 400,000 people in the U. S lost to the coronavirus between sundown and dust. But a shine the lights. The darkness along the sacred pool of reflection. Remember all we lost President Trump will depart Washington at eight this morning for his Mar, a Lago resort in Florida. Just after midnight, he issued 143 pardons and commutations among them some notable names we had here. Steve Bannon, the president's longtime campaign strategist. Along with Elliot Brody. He was a former deputy national finance chair of the RNC. Two rappers Lil Wayne and Bill Capri, more commonly known as Kodak, Black and one person tied to the Russia Mueller Probe. Paul Ericson boxes. Griff Jenkins in D. C. The president said goodbye with a recorded message yesterday. The greatest danger we face is a loss of confidence in ourselves a loss of confidence in our national greatness Overnight a candle. Light vigil as an Ohio community mourns the loss of a fallen Toledo Police officer officer Brandon Stalker was shot during a standoff with a gunman. The 24 year old leaves behind a fiance and two Children, including a newborn. At last check. Dell futures up slightly after stocks closed higher yesterday on hopes have more economic stimulus. Once the Biden administration takes over America's listening the Fox News From the Fox News Podcasts network downloading Listen to tyrants and Tim Ladies, This is why you must not laugh at medicine jokes. Yes, yes, and try and like make them like, Think like, if your as a way of flirting because then they will run around thinking they're funny. Like Cam Cam is not funny at all. And I told him that he's like older rules like.
Goldman Sachs agrees to record $2.9B settlement in embezzlement scandal
"Of Goldman Sachs pleading guilty today, agreeing to pay more than $2 billion for its role in a scandal involving the embezzlement of billions of dollars from a Malaysian government investment fund. GOLDMAN Sachs Malaysia admitted it knowingly and willfully violated anti bribery laws to win lucrative business that enabled the theft of billions of dollars by associates of Malaysia's former prime minister. There were signs of fraud, but the investment bank investigators said, ignore them in pursuit of fees. Goldman Sachs itself avoided a criminal conviction by entering into a deferred prosecution agreement. The scheme also when stared former Republican and Trump campaign fundraiser Elliot Brody, who pleaded guilty earlier this week to violating federal lobbying laws. Aaron Carter Ski ABC News New York to
"elliot brody" Discussed on 10 10 WINS
"Wins news time. 9 49 the Justice Department filing an antitrust lawsuit against Google. On a call with reporters today. Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey Rosen accuse the company of stifling competition, which he says could jeopardize new innovation if the government does not enforce the antitrust laws to enable competition. We could lose the next wave of innovation. If that happens, Americans may never get to see the next Google. There's where this could be the largest one since Microsoft in 1988. Wins news time. 9 50, a former RNC finance co chair, top Trump campaign fundraiser, pleading guilty today to conspiring to violate a foreign lobbying. Elliot Brody pleaded guilty over his failure to register as a foreign lobbyist when he agreed to take millions from a Malaysian businessman in exchange for using his influence with the Trump administration. Roy he was supposed to plead with the administration to drop a criminal investigation into the theft of billions of dollars from a Malaysian government investment fund. His efforts were unsuccessful and he failed to arrange a golf outing with President Trump has promised Roy he must now forfeit more than $6 million. He also faces possible prison time. That is Aaron Carter ski reporting. Another hat and the growing list of those wanting to be New York City's mayor. Zach is called a former Marine who helped coordinate treating Corona virus patients at the Javits Center the spring has announced his bid. He posted a video to Twitter saying, Well, it was time for a change. Currently 63 degrees in Paterson, 65. In Mass, Beth. Clear skies Calm winds humidity 93% 63 going down to 61 degrees. In midtown. Wins news time. 9 51 Time for traffic.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WRVA
"R B A's madam line in ordering the review. The governor who is a V M I Alumnus, said he had a deep concerns about the clear an appalling culture of ongoing structural racism at the school. Of you. My spokesman says they welcome the look but dispute that characterization. The article spoke of black cadets facing lynching threats of a professor who spoke glowingly of the coup. Cox Clam Governor plans to propose a budget amendment to pay for the investigation. The governor himself faced allegations of racism earlier in his term after it was revealed there was a racist photo means medical school yearbook page. That damn line News Radio W. R. Yeah. Former RNC Finance co chair and top Trump campaign fund raiser has pleaded guilty today to conspiring to violate a foreign lobbying law. Elliot Brody pleaded guilty over his failure to register as a foreign lobbyist when he agreed to take millions from a Malaysian businessman in exchange for using his influence with the Trump administration. Roy he was supposed to plead with the administration to drop a criminal investigation into the theft of billions of dollars from the Malaysian government Investment fund. But his efforts were unsuccessful and he failed to arrange a golf outing with President Trump has promised Roy. He must now forfeit more than $6 million. He also faces possible prison time. Aaron Carter Ski ABC NEWS New YORK, a tight presidential contest in North Carolina, according to the latest ABC News Washington Post poll. A new poll from ABC News in The Washington Post shows a dead heat in the critical battleground state of North Carolina. Joe Biden at 49% President Trump 48% among likely voters. Concerns about the Corona virus pandemic are lifting Biden, while the state's sizable evangelical and rural populations are going heavily for the president. Sources tell ABC The Trump campaign is increasingly worried that the president's chances of winning North Carolina have all but evaporated. That's a state team trump heavily invested in and views as essential for the president's path to victory. Karen Travers, ABC News Washington. The Justice Department filing a large anti trust lawsuit, perhaps the biggest sin to Microsoft in 1998 against Google. DOJ accuse the company of a number of anti competitive practices and allowed Google to keep a lucrative grip on Internet search traffic. Robert Land is with the University of Baltimore. Law School is the next political administration for the political administration. Four years and a month from now regards this as an illegitimate partisan case is to dramatically change it well before it's finished Recall that Microsoft was filed under Democrats and then Republicans came to power and changed it from a break him up case to a slap on the wrist. Remedy Checking your money that I'll close up 113 points today. A 28,308 S and P up. 16 3443 NASDAQ up 38.
"elliot brody" Discussed on 10 10 WINS
"Time. 11 48 Election Day is just two weeks from today. President Trump today suggested the Justice Department should open a corruption investigation into his rival Joe Biden, based on reports about what has been found on a laptop purportedly belonging to Biden, son Hunter. Some Democrats say fear the laptop may be the product of a Russian disinformation campaign correspondent Stephen Portnoy. Within two weeks before the election, the president tells Fox News. He wants the attorney general to appoint a special counsel to investigate his opponent. He's gotta act and he's got to act fast. He's got to appoint somebody. The president also called for the jailing of the House Intelligence Committee chair Adam Schiff. He had to be put away area to be, you know, something should happen or them. Mr. Trump says he will participate in tomorrow night's debate. Despite Organizers intend to cut the microphone when a candidate's allotted time runs out. There's nothing fair about this debate, but that's okay. The president Joe Budden, are running in a dead heat in the battleground state of North Carolina. That's according to a New Washington Post ABC News poll. The CNN poll of polls averages shows Biden holding onto an advantage in Pennsylvania, Michigan and Wisconsin. Well, the president and first lady will campaign today in Erie, Pennsylvania. This will be Mrs Trump's first public appearance since recovering from the virus. Joe Biden is off the campaign trail preparing for the debate. A long time Republican fundraiser is expected to plead guilty today to charges that he conspired to act as a foreign agent when he lobbied the Trump administration Here's correspondent Aaron Carter. Ski Elliot Brody help steer big donors toward Donald Trump's 2016 campaign, and federal prosecutors said he tried to use his influence with the president to try and end a U. S investigation into the theft of billions of dollars from a Malaysian government investment fund. In exchange prosecutor said Brody was to be paid millions from an indicted Malaysian businessman named Joe Lowe, who's now believed to be living in China brought he never spoke to President Trump directly, according to court records, and his efforts were unsuccessful. After the 2016 election, Broady was appointed as a national deputy finance chairman for the Republican National Committee. But he ended up resigning in 2018 after he reportedly paid a former Playboy model $1.6 million to stay quiet about their affair. It turns out, former Trump lawyer Michael Cohen helped to arrange that settlement. Suffolk County executive Steve Malone and police Commissioner Geraldine Heart today to release the findings of a year long study into routine police traffic.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WHAS 840 AM
"Have clearly crossed the mark of 25 new cases per 100,000 population per day and are at 28.9, which puts us in the red, which means that uncontrolled spread happening here in Jefferson County. I asked about possible new restrictions to stop the spread of the virus, Dr Moyer said. There are plenty of restrictions already in place. The people aren't following High school sports in Jefferson County. Public schools could be cancelled next week if the county remains in a critical stage for covert cases. A decision will be made on those games on Thursday that according to Superintendent Marty Polio the Jefferson County Board of Education meeting tonight to revise its return, too impersonal learning plan that was supposed to begin on Thursday but is being delayed due to that increase in cases. I'm going to go now to Lake Forest where an overnight standoff left a person dead. It started around midnight on Lake Force Parkway off Shelbyville Road when police were called to a domestic situation and shots fired. Swat and the hostage negotiation team responded several hours into the ants and a woman came out unharmed. A man later surrendered as well. He was uninjured. Once inside the home, Police found one person dead and there are no outstanding suspects. Investigators say they're still working to determine if any charges will be filed. So far, no names have been released. The second and final presidential debate is set for Thursday night. It will be a Belmont University in Nashville. ABC is Karen Travers, with the latest on What the president saying about his Thursday night showdown with Joe Biden. President Trump says he will be at the debate on Thursday, but says he doesn't like the topics announced by moderator Kristen Welker of NBC News. The Trump campaign's insisting the debate focus on foreign policy, which is not one of the six official topics for Thursday. Team Trump claiming without evidence that the two campaigns agreed to the topics months ago and making baseless allegations that the debate Mission is trying to shield Joe Biden from tough questions. But the biting campaign said the two campaigns and the commission agreed months ago that the debate moderator would choose the topics. Karen Travers, ABC NEWS Washington A long time Republican fundraiser is expected to plead guilty today in connection to conspiring to act as a foreign agent when he lobbied the Trump administration. Elliot Brody help steer big donors toward Donald Trump's 2016 campaign and federal prosecutor said he tried to use his influence with the president to try and end a U. S investigation into the theft of billions of dollars from a Malaysian government investment fund. In exchange prosecutor said Brody was to be paid millions from an indicted Malaysian businessman named Joe Lowe, who's now believed to be living in China. Roy He never spoke to President Trump directly, according to court records, and his efforts were unsuccessful. Aaron Carter Ski ABC NEWS NEW YORK Your next news update is at 11 30. I'm Will Clark News Radio 8 40. W H S. Here's Your Chance To win $1000 text the.
"elliot brody" Discussed on 10 10 WINS
"News time eleven thirty. Four of former playboy models lawsuit against a top fundraiser for President Trump and other Republicans revealed embarrassing details of their sexual affair, according to previously censored allegations unsealed on Friday era, Bouchard said she feared for her safety after she was impregnated by a lawyer. The lawyer Elliot Brody Brady now short says she hired her own lawyer after Brody became violent behaved in a profoundly disturbing manner. And demanded that she get an abortion the Associated Press and other news organizations to unseal her lawsuit alleged that Brody failed to pay a two hundred thousand dollar installment told a one point six million dollar hush. Payment wins. News time eleven thirty five in New York, it sixty nine degrees. Fair skies temperature today. Going up to seventy two senior national correspondent Terry Moran tells us it's something that just isn't wasn't extraordinarily break from tradition. A former president lashing out at his successor, Barack Obama denouncing the politics of bigotry and division and blaming Donald Trump by name it did not start with Donald Trump. He's just capitalizing on resentments that politicians have been fanning for years, Obama summoned the ghost of Charlottesville. President Trump said there were very fine people on both sides. Obama argued that bedrock American values require a lot more than that. President Trump responded by saying he tried to watch his predecessors speech, but fell asleep wins..
"elliot brody" Discussed on 10 10 WINS
"Patterson and sixty eight of the acme in fort Lee. Sponsored by acne acne earn gas rewards shopping at acme a former playboy models lawsuit against the top fundraiser for President Trump and other Republicans revealed embarrassing details of their sexual affair, according to previously censored allegations unsealed Friday, sheera Bouchard said that she feared for her safety after she was impregnated by lawyer Elliot Brody the short says she hired her own lawyer after Brady became violent behaved in a profoundly disturbing manner. And demanded that she get an abortion wins. News time seven thirty five senior national correspondent, Terry Moran tells us it's something that just isn't wasn't extraordinarily break from tradition. A former president lashing out successor Barack Obama denouncing the politics of bigotry and division. And blaming Donald Trump by name. It did not start with Donald Trump. He's just capitalizing on resentments that politicians have been fanning for years, Obama summoned the ghosts of Charlottesville. President Trump said there were very fine people on both sides. Obama argued that bedrock American values require a lot more than that. And that is our correspondent. Terry moran. As I said, President Trump, though responded by saying that he tried to watch his predecessors speech. He says he fell asleep during it. Well commuters at Grand Central terminal got us apprised treat from a superstar yesterday. Gary came here from Tennessee Justice, Paul McCartney after winning ticket online visible. He's amazing. He.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WMAL 630AM
"And years and years he was, closely socio with Elliot Brody the former finance chair The Republican party he had connections the highest level of the Republican party all from. Has to say here is I didn't know much about Manafort I hired him and then, fired him when something went wrong instead he now finds. Himself defending Paul Manafort because he wants to rebut any accusation that the Russians. Had any part in the election so now he's become a press agent for the Russians which. Is why is Trump doing. Like why how is this productive in any way with Paul Manafort who's who really is a. Nice man he you look at what's going on with him It's like Al Capone Well I mean it sort of is like Al Capone in the sense that. Manafort broke the law so there's that and then President Trump Donald with, Sean Hannity last night and I. Can tell you this there are a lot of folks in the White House who were not supremely happy with the president of the United States is comments yesterday and they were dreading the fact that Trump was going to go on with Sean Hannity not because they, just like Sean Sean but simply because they knew that Sean has a tendency to double down on every worse. Access the Trump has and that's what happened on national TV last night Trump brag, the Hannity about Putin. Denying the? Russian meddling why exactly why is? This good for why if you want to? Help President Trump's administration why is this? Good one, week ago one. Week eight days ago the president of the United States nominated brick Cavanaugh, for the supreme court and I was. Pretty happy about that so we're the. Vast majority of Republicans it was a winning woman for President Trump a. Couple of weeks ago the president of the United States, is on the upswing and now the president of the United States had a. Very bad two weeks and I think he had the second day of his. Presidency yesterday after Charlottesville and yet he was on national TV doubling down on all of this. Doubling? Down on it why because Kin..
"elliot brody" Discussed on WCBM 680 AM
"This a major trump associated fundraiser he wasn't trump associated was a los angeles based venture capitalist who also raised funds for the gop he had some kind of relationship with an ex playmate she is now suing him over this one point six million dollar hush money deal because she didn't stay hush basically so he said well listen you know as long as this is going to be a complication their life we're not going to be showing out one point six million dollars you're there you're very attractive young lady on that that's not going to happen that's not the way this works and it came to light with the same time the stephanie clifford stuff i'm sorry the stormy daniels stuff did stephanie right now and so somehow the guy's name was elliot brody beer brody somehow here's material passed along to michael avenue who was stormy daniels lawyer and then dot com publicized in some fashion so there you have it i mean that's so no it wasn't the guy who was head of raising money for the republican party but young you get somebody else who's obviously look at this pyti this pretty young thing and said hi i'm overweight and older very very rich and she said well one out of three is not bad and that was worth her investment of time and there you have it yeah clearly the guy's hypocrite edgar is right on that basis the guys hypocritical about he was not the major fundraiser he was not in charge of the republican national committee it was not in charge of all fundraising for the republican party in l a based businessman a venture capitalist who was also a fundraiser for gop candidate yeah there you have it just just wanted to kind of clarify things for you this message in on on edgar's eggers full of who is more vulnerable than the unborn that other crafts are bowing at the altar of abortion that is their litmus test they're hypocrites that's from sandy and ellsberg in this email from conrad and salisbury says i think that the republicans should simply adopting nancy pelosi philosophy what she had with obamacare remember that we need to pass it so we can find out what's in it i think we have to confirm cavenaugh so we can find out how he rules it worked for nancy pelosi novacare they say it's going to work for us and the number of you have already gone to the bruce elliott show page to check out the walkaway movement and there are a couple of three sites i think this this is the page that makes sense to send you to so there you have a little nugget for the day for those of you who choose to all right zero wbz neom six eighty toll free long distance distances one eight hundred wcbs eighty one of.
"elliot brody" Discussed on C-SPAN Radio
"It used to be a vice chair of the finance division at elliot brody after his alleged affair with a playboy model who became pregnant you have been out there publicly suggesting that maybe elliott roy d wasn't actually michael cohen's client in this deal what do you mean what are you suggesting well i made a statement on morning joe to to make one of the host about that and we're in the process of actually getting to the bottom of this one point six million dollar payment some information has come to light that i think calls into question the circumstances around that payment and in fact whether it was made on behalf of mr brody i find it very very curious jake at a minimum that michael cohen represented mr brody in connection with that my understanding is that michael cohen had no involvement no knowledge of mr brody during this time period and that's a very good source in someone with details relating to this transaction you get somebody else that maybe impregnated this playboy model well i think it may be are you suggesting it's president trump i'm not suggesting anything right now but i'm gonna tell you this we're going to get to the bottom of that just like we into the bottom of the agreement you just tweeted out the cover of the national enquirer in which the supermarket tabloid seems to be going after michael cohen there's the headline trump fixers secrets and lies it's no secret obviously that the publisher of the national enquirer is an ally and friend of president trump people who have been in president trump's sites frequently end up being attacked on the front page of the national enquirer happened during the election with ted cruz and others what do you make of that and why are you tweeting out that the national enquirer is going after michael conley.
"elliot brody" Discussed on Progressive Talk 1350 AM
"With this kind of brass knuckle style and don't try that with the federal district court judge federal district court judges don't knuckle under to brass knuckle tactics and so they discovered that today in federal district court michael cohen you should know better anyway this is the store kind of story to me that exemplifies michael cohen the wall street journal reported this yesterday so if you wanna tell me it's fake news you are fake news it's going to be one of donald trump's biggest propaganda supporters that's reporting this so it's the wall street journal reporting this yesterday that fixer michael cohen got us weekly now that's one of those you know magazines shall we say us weekly this is from the wall street journal that michael cohen got us weekly to kill a story about donald trump junior having an affair with one of the contestants on the apprentice and so there it is apparently michael cohen is a fixer and e e apparently was consulted by donald trump's friend elliot brody to fix a situation where elliott brady was cheating on his wife and got a playmate playboy playmate pregnant and had a pair one point six apparently this is what the dude does these are the kind of people donald trump wanted consort with art on syria come back to syria for justice second this operation was carefully orchestrated and methodically planned to minimize potential collateral damage i can assure you we took every measure and precaution to strike only what we targeted and we successfully hit every target that is dana white season assistant to the secretary of defense and acting as a war department spokesperson so in syria friday it was all the rage friday night look at how quickly things change quickly forgotten donald trump launch all kinds of attacks on these chemical weapons sites and supposedly they destroyed them all.
"elliot brody" Discussed on KQED Radio
"The one to set up this private meeting and we've really got a bust the snake that's their code for qatar or the muslim brotherhood we've really got a crush the snake i really should work together it's great for the world we're doing public service owned by the way at one point he even says that this is one of my favorites he gets so down in the weeds that he writes nater rights to brady and says look this book has come out fire and fury the controversial book about president trump the michael wolfe book this book has come out and their stuff in there that might hurt the feelings of the crown prince of saudi arabia prince mohammad bin salman it's a very disparaging portrait of him could you please just get president trump to place a call to the crown prince of saudi arabia and make him feel better and make sure that he's feelings are hurt boy the crown prince of the united arab emirates would really appreciate it so at that point there so down in the weeds that nader is calling brody to get the president to try to sue the feelings of one prince as a favor to another so the carrot for elliot brody was nature saying i'm going to get contracts really lucrative tend to be great you're doing a terrific job and i'm gonna get you these contracts did did where to get contracts from the or the saudis he has a contract with the uae its final value was not as large i'm told as they originally sought but it is worth more than two hundred million it appears to include some intelligence services and also training a kind of a paramilitary force the uae was keen to create a paramilitary force of arabs and muslims that they could deploy around the region against what they consider to be terrorists and they tried to encourage washington to support this by jesse that it might be deployed against the taliban in afghanistan that's one of the messages that brady carry to the white house on behalf of the it also it looks like a contract with saudi arabia was discussed and those discussions were still ongoing when these leaks and the newspaper coverage happened so who knows whether the contract with saudi arabia will ever get consummated but it looks like a mr brady's companies still pursuing my guest is david.
"elliot brody" Discussed on KQED Radio
"This is fresh air i'm terry gross back with david kirkpatrick a near at times international correspondent based in london we're talking about george nader who has agreed to cooperate with robert muller's investigation in return for immunity nader has been a political advisor to the crown prince of the united arab emirates the u e neater formed an alliance with elliot brody a republican national committee deputy finance chair who also owns a defense contracting business the arrangement was brady would help nader's client the crown prince get access to president trump neater would help roy get lucrative defense contracts in the gulf so one of the things that roy does for nader which nader wanted gordy to do is to give help him get some kind of access to trump one of the things that birdie helped arrange for nader was a in an invitation tomorrow lago to attend the anniversary celebration of big gala celebrating the one year anniversary of the trump inauguration and it's through that trip that the fbi presents him with a subpoena for the molar investigation so what's the story there how did how did they serve the subpoena rosie was he he was transiting through an airport and he was stopped right then and there and give subpoena that he needed to testify to mr mueller and a series of a series of discussions began and that's when he was offered immunity in exchange for saying what he what he knows he subsequently was allowed to leave the country and go back to the middle east and was more recently summoned back for a second round of testimony of interviews by mr mueller so he remains a subject of continuing interest what do you think muller had on on nater that led him to issue the subpoena and want him to cooperate i have no idea exactly what he had but here's a guy who was working for the he was out of the white house he apparently had close relations with jared kushner and steve bannon and he was present at this mysterious meeting in the seychelles during the transition of the trump administration that brought together trump person and a russian if i put myself in mueller shoes i would find that terrifically interesting as i understand it us intelligence services have caught wind of the seychelles meeting and we're aware of it which means mueller would.
"elliot brody" Discussed on KQED Radio
"Defense contracting company so where do you promises nature that he can give neuters client the united arab emirates access to the trump administration well the uae is out to try to get the us to line up as much as possible with its own regional priorities so it wants to be tough on iran it wants the us to back the in its spat with its neighbor qatar wants to strike out against the muslim brotherhood of the islamists which the way in saudi arabia consider a threat to their stability and it wants to promote officials that share those us it wants to get rid of officials who don't share those years so that's the game and what emerges we've been handed as you alluded to we've been handed many many pages of correspondence between mr nader and mr brady and what emerges is a really complicated friendship where mr nadir is persistently tempting mr brady with the prospect of these enormous contracts and at the same time is reminding him again and oh i've been flattering you so much to the crown prince of the united arab emirates the crown prince of saudi arabia and i'm really telling them that you're great and we're really going to sign these contracts together and it's gonna be wonderful things we can do and by the way would you just please help get this message to trump who they refer to as the chairman and that's how it goes for more than a year at the start of the trump administration so getting back to what the united arab emirates wants in there for what neater or wants brady to help accomplish and correct me if i'm wrong on any of this the uae wants to remove tillerson the aren't tillerson is someone who took a more conciliatory approach towards qatar and was not as ready as they would like to rip up the nuclear deal with iran that obama negotiated so he was somebody who the e in saudi arabia had no patience for and mr elliot brody was not shy about expressing that to the president and two other people around the white house the uae wanted to block and patterson from being appointed to a top pentagon position be cost when she was the ambassador to cairo she was too sympathetic to president mahmoud morsi of the muslim brotherhood who has since been depots and she wasn't fact blocked.
"elliot brody" Discussed on WNYC 93.9 FM
"At one point he even says this is one of my favorites he gets so down in the weeds that he writes nater rights to brady and says look this book has come out fire and fury of controversial book about president trump the michael wolfe book this book has come out and there's stuff in there that might hurt the feelings of the crown prince of saudi arabia prince mohammad bin salman it's a very disparaging portrait of him could you please just get president trump to place a call to the crown prince of saudi arabia and make him feel better and make sure that he's feelings are hurt boy the crown prince of the united arab emirates would really appreciate it so at that point there so down in the weeds that nader is calling brody to get the president to try to sue the feelings of one prince as a favor to another so the the the carrot for elliot brody was nature saying i'm gonna get you these contracts really lucrative tend to be great you're doing a terrific job and i'm going get you these contracts did did roy to get contracts from the or the saudis he has a contract with the its final value was not as large i'm told as they originally sought but it is worth more than two hundred million it appears to include some intelligence services and also training a kind of a paramilitary force the uae was keen to create a paramilitary force of arabs and muslims that they could deploy around the region against what they consider to be terrorists and they tried to encourage washington support this by suggesting that it might be deployed against the taliban in afghanistan that's one of the messages that brody carried to the white house on behalf of the it also it looks like a contract with saudi arabia was discussed and those discussions were still ongoing when these leaks and the newspaper coverage happened so who knows whether this contract with saudi arabia will ever get consummated but it looks like a mr brady's companies so pursuing my guest is david kirkpatrick an inch international correspondent for the new york times we'll talk more after a break this is fresh air support for wnyc comes from nyu screwball where gob squad the european arts collective said their sights on tolstoy's opus worn peace only to discover that neither wore pieces coming without a fight now through march thirty first at nyu screwball dot org coming up.