Manafort has been a subject of longstanding investigation into dealings in Ukraine.
He talked about taking role less than a week before Election Day.
President also dismissed the “hoax Russian collusion” in a series of tweets.
Lavrov said he and Tillerson had agreed to preserve a high-level diplomatic channel.
Former national security advise reveals role with controversial analysis company.
2 members of the Judiciary Committee put forth new legislation.
Legislation aimed at punishing Moscow for 2016 election interference.
Press secretary told reporters that the president “has not” signed it, but “he will.”
President’s son-in-law gives answer in response to Mueller investigation.
Retired Marine Gen. John Kelly officially swore in as new chief of staff.