Another Top Trump Campaign Official Gets Jail Sentence

Rick Gates
Rick Gates

Rick Gates has become the latest Trump campaign official to get a jail sentence.

“Former Trump campaign adviser Richard Gates was sentenced to 45 days in prison and three years of probation on Tuesday by a federal judge less willing to reward Mr. Gates for his extensive cooperation with the special counsel’s Russia investigation than prosecutors were.

Prosecutors last week said they wouldn’t oppose a request for no jail time from Mr. Gates, who served as a senior campaign aide and deputy chairman of the president’s 2017 inauguration.” [READ MORE]