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(Updated) Manafort isn’t the first presidential campaign manager to be indicted. The last one went to jail.

With news that former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort and his business partner have been indicted on twelve charges, let’s pause to remember another presidential campaign manager who faced federal criminal charges. The man was John Mitchell, President Nixon’s campaign manager for his 1972 re-election campaign. Mitchell headed CREEP, the Committee to Re-elect the President […]