FBI said to classify evidence that it doubted ‘dossier’ before seeking FISA warrant

FBI said to classify evidence that it doubted ‘dossier’ before seeking FISA warrant

by WorldTribune Staff, December 6, 2018 The FBI was aware that the intelligence community had concerns about the so-called Trump “dossier” before it was used as evidence to secure a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant against Carter Page, a report said. The warrant opened the way for widespread surveillance against the Trump campaign. The […]

No mention of key Prague collusion allegation in Cohen plea deal

No mention of key Prague collusion allegation in Cohen plea deal

by WorldTribune Staff, December 3, 2018 The plea deal Michael Cohen reached with special counsel Robert Mueller generated intense media excitement last week. However it makes no mention of the original allegation involving him that was at the center of collusion accusations against the Trump campaign, a columnist noticed. Cohen pleaded guilty to lying to Congress about […]

NY Times backs unsealing of ‘dossier’ allegations; Russian entrepreneur claims ‘smear campaign’

NY Times backs unsealing of ‘dossier’ allegations; Russian entrepreneur claims ‘smear campaign’

by WorldTribune Staff, November 28, 2018 The New York Times has asked a U.S. District Court in Miami to unseal a section of the unverified anti-Trump “dossier” which accuses a Russian entrepreneur of taking part in the hacking of Democratic Party computers. The Times intervened in the case of Aleksej Gubarev, founder of Webzilla, who […]

D.C. attorney: Focus of Mueller investigation should be Steele ‘dossier’, not Trump

D.C. attorney: Focus of Mueller investigation should be Steele ‘dossier’, not Trump

by WorldTribune Staff, November 19, 2018 The attorney for a Russian firm indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller for meddling in the 2016 election accused Mueller of “selective prosecution,” saying the ex-British spy who authored the bogus Trump “dossier” should face the same charges. Washington, D.C. attorney Eric Dubelier, who represents Concord Management and Consulting LLC, […]

Rep. Schiff sets Intelligence Committee’s new course: ‘We need to ruthlessly prioritize’

Rep. Schiff sets Intelligence Committee’s new course: ‘We need to ruthlessly prioritize’

by WorldTribune Staff, November 14, 2018 The man expected to chair the House Intelligence Committee is likely to pump taxpayers’ dollars into re-interrogating Trump campaign and administration officials who the committee’s Republicans have already cleared of any 2016 election collusion, a report said. “The do-overs” will help California Democratic Rep. Adam Schiff “fulfill promises of […]

Gutsy: Outgoing Chairman Devin Nunes’ turned the Russian collusion narrative on its head

Gutsy: Outgoing Chairman Devin Nunes’ turned the Russian collusion narrative on its head

by WorldTribune Staff, November 12, 2018 Rep. Devin Nunes, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, was able to flip the script on Trump-Russia “collusion” to bring to light the Obama administration’s abuses of the FISA process and the Democratic Party’s financing of the bogus Trump dossier. Conservatives view the California Republican as “the one House chairman […]

‘Dossier’ lawyer flies in from D.C. to help notorious Broward County official count Florida’s votes

‘Dossier’ lawyer flies in from D.C. to help notorious Broward County official count Florida’s votes

by WorldTribune Staff, November 9, 2018 Key players in the recount efforts for Florida’s Senate and gubernatorial midterm contests include an attorney tied to the bogus Trump dossier and a county supervisor of elections with a track record of violating state and federal election law. “Democrat lawyers are descending on Florida,” Sen. Marco Rubio, Florida Republican, tweeted […]

Report: Republicans closing in on the real 2016 election year scandal

Report: Republicans closing in on the real 2016 election year scandal

by WorldTribune Staff, October 15, 2018 Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson last week said he would plead the Fifth Amendment to avoid speaking to the House Judiciary and House Oversight & Government Reform Committees in an interview set for Oct. 16. “I’m not surprised that Glenn Simpson is taking the Fifth,” Texas Rep. John Ratcliffe […]

Former FBI Counsel: Rosenstein, McCabe, and Page ‘seriously’ discussed ‘secretly recording Trump’

Former FBI Counsel: Rosenstein, McCabe, and Page ‘seriously’ discussed ‘secretly recording Trump’

by WorldTribune Staff, October 9, 2018 Former FBI General Counsel James Baker told Congress last week that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein, former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe and FBI lawyer Lisa Page had “seriously” discussed secretly recording President Donald Trump, a report said. Rosenstein also discussed the possibility of invoking the 25th Amendment in […]

FBI pushed to include ‘dossier’ in U.S. intel community’s Russia assessment

FBI pushed to include ‘dossier’ in U.S. intel community’s Russia assessment

by WorldTribune Staff, September 20, 2018 Then-FBI Director James Comey in 2016 supported the inclusion of the unverified anti-Trump dossier in the U.S. intelligence community’s assessment of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, a report said. The Washington Times reported on Sept. 19, citing two former senior officials, that as the intel assessment was being […]