John M. Dowd

"You know we need some kind of a heads up ... just for the sake of protecting all our interests," Dowd calmly tells Flynn's attorney in the voicemail recording.
In an unusual move, federal prosecutors told a judge that his request was not relevant.
"So... uh... you know, then-then, you know, we need some kind of heads up."
“This isn’t some game,” the president's lead attorney said he replied.
Three unnamed sources told The New York Times that John Dowd discussed presidential pardons for the former advisers.
They've given the president all the permission he needs.
He called for "an end to alleged Russia Collusion investigation."