Flynn Pleads Guilty to Lying to FBI Posted by Media Bias Fact Check U.S. President Donald Trump's former national security adviser, Michael Flynn, has pleaded guilty Friday to lying to federal investigators over his contacts with Russia's ambassador to the U.S ... Share: Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Related FBIFlynn Follow Blog via Email Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Email Address Follow 1 Comment on Flynn Pleads Guilty to Lying to FBI dhfabian // December 1, 2017 at 2:06 pm // It appears that Flynn had simply talked to Kislyak about planned economic sanctions against Russia, and then later denied having that discussion, for whatever reasons. It was certainly not illegal for Flynn to talk to the Russian ambassador, and there are no allegations that he passed along any sort of “state secrets,” etc. The fact that sanctions were being considered wasn’t a secret. How does any of this translate into “Russia stole the election?” Leave a Reply Cancel reply This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.