Flynn also generated controversy and, based on previously published reports, faced potential legal exposure far beyond the crime of making false statements, to which he has now pled guilty . Almost certainly, that means he has cut a deal with special counsel Robert Mueller
. In return for admitting that he made false statements to the FBI about his discussions with then-Russian Ambassador Sergey Kislyak and avoiding potential liability for other criminal wrongdoing, Flynn will likely provide evidence that incriminates others in Trump's orbit. Who are the targets? The list is long, but top candidates include Jared Kushner
, Donald Trump Jr., Vice President Mike Pence and President Donald Trump.