Paul Seamus Ryan

Paul Seamus Ryan is Vice President of Policy & Litigation at Common Cause. He has specialized in ethics, and election law for more than 15 years. Follow him on Twitter: @ThePaulSRyan

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Through the Mueller investigation, President Trump should have learned the legal risks of seeking foreign support for his election efforts. Instead, he seems only to have learned that he can get away with it. (Photo: Donald Trump/cc/flickr) Views
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
The "Quid" Is a Crime: No Need to Prove "Pro Quo" in Ukrainegate
Late last week allegations surfaced in The Wall Street Journal that during a July 25th phone call President Donald Trump had repeatedly pressured Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate Hunter Biden and 2020 presidential candidate Joe Biden. If these allegations are true, some of...
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Thursday, July 13, 2017
The Smoking Gun for Donald Trump Jr. and the Trump Campaign Committee
On Saturday, the New York Times broke the news of a previously unreported Trump Tower meeting in June 2016 between a Kremlin-connected Russian lawyer and Donald Trump Jr., Trump campaign chairman Paul J. Manafort, and Jared Kushner. Donald Trump Jr. issued a statement claiming that the meeting was...
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