Evan Pérez

CNN

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Evan Pérez is a justice correspondent at CNN. He formerly reported for the Wall Street Journal.

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Presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign chair and convention manager Paul Manafort appears at a press conference at the Republican Convention in Cleveland, July 19, 2016.

Trump campaign chair was wiretapped before, after the election

Presidential candidate Donald Trump's campaign chair and convention manager Paul Manafort appears at a press conference at the Republican Convention in Cleveland, July 19, 2016.

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