President Trump pardons 15, including former Congressman Chris Collins

Washington

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Trump has issued 15 pardons, including former Reps. Duncan Hunter and Chris Collins and a 2016 campaign official ensnared in the Russia probe.

Collins was one of the first Republicans to endorse the President.

He was sentenced earlier this year to 26 months in prison for providing insider trading tips.

The POTUS press secretary provided this blurb in regards to this executive grant of clemency.

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