On Tuesday, Trump hinted in conversation with reporters that he might consider a pardon of former campaign strategist Roger Stone, calling him a "good guy" and blasting his conviction as "very unfair."
He also referred to FBI officials as "evil people" for investigating his campaign.
“He’s a good person and what they did to him was very unfair," Trump says when asked if he's going to pardon Roger… https://t.co/QkS2TymVbx— Chris Sommerfeldt (@Chris Sommerfeldt) 1577198275.0
Stone, a flamboyant GOP campaign strategist with a reputation for dirty tricks, came under scrutiny for his boasts about serving as a backchannel to WikiLeaks for the Trump campaign. He was ultimately convicted on seven counts of lying to Congress, obstruction, and witness tampering.