On Friday, another card played from special counsel Robert Mueller III’s closely held hand: An indictment against former national security adviser Michael Flynn for lying to the FBI.
By itself, the indictment isn’t surprising. Flynn left his position in the White House after less than a month specifically because it was revealed that he lied to Vice President Pence about the contents of his phone call with Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak last December.
The indictment simply formalizes what we already knew. Adapted from earlier timelines, this is how the events central to the indictment unfolded.
Read the Timeline at the Washington Post: