Banker Indicted for Allegedly Giving Loans to Paul Manafort for Help Getting Trump Job

Wall Street Journal, May 23, 2019–Nicole Hong (subscription)
Stephen M. Calk, who ran Federal Savings Bank in Chicago and served as a former campaign adviser to President Trump, was indicted Thursday for allegedly giving $16 million in loans to former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort in exchange for Manafort’s help in soliciting a high-level position within the Trump administration.