Top Dem: 'Buckle up' for 'wild' months ahead in Mueller probe
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Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.), the vice chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee, on Friday said people should expect a “a wild couple of months” ahead in the Russia investigation.

While hosting a dinner for more than a 100 people at his house on Friday night, the Virginia Democrat joked before the crowd: “If you get me one more glass of wine, I’ll tell you stuff only Bob Mueller and I know.”


Mueller is the special counsel investigating the 2016 presidential election and Russia's involvement. He has issued several indictments and received guilty pleas from some former Trump campaign officials as well as former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

“If you think you’ve seen wild stuff so far, buckle up. It’s going to be a wild couple of months,” Warner continued, according to Politico

The dinner was reportedly part of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee’s annual Majority Trust retreat.

Warner’s remarks arrived shortly after attorneys for former Trump campaign chairman Paul ManafortPaul John ManafortSenior Ukrainian official says he's opened probe into US election interference Mueller team asks court for delay, citing 'press of other work' Pollster says 'surprised' 37 percent of Republicans don't oppose Trump pardoning ex-associates MORE asked a judge to bar any mention of President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Pentagon investigator probing whether acting chief boosted former employer Boeing Trump blasts McCain, bemoans not getting 'thank you' for funeral MORE from Manafort's upcoming trial, new court filings revealed.

Manafort was ordered to jail in early June after a judge found him to be in violation of his bail agreement, accusing him of attempting to tamper with a witness.