Treasury Department Sanctions Two Ukrainians Who Worked With Manafort
The government called them "FSB pawns" for allegedly cooperating with Russian efforts to destabilize Ukraine.
Where Things Stand: Who Will Get Their Christmas Pardon?
This is your TPM afternoon briefing.
Word on the street (or, rather, Axios) is that President Trump is going to issue a wave of pardons today as a grand gesture of Christmas clemency to some of his closest friends and family.