Impeachment Witness Undercut Steele Dossier In Bombshell Testimony
A former White House official who Democrats consider a key witness in their impeachment inquiry told lawmakers in October that she believed Russians likely planted disinformation about President Donald Trump with dossier author Christopher Steele.
Fiona Hill, who served as the White House‚Äôs top adviser on Russia affairs until July, told lawmakers she was ‚Äúshocked‚ÄĚ to find out that Steele, a former MI6 officer, was the author of the dossier. That‚Äôs in large part because when she had met with Steele in the years leading up to his dossier work, he was ‚Äúconstantly try to drum up business.‚ÄĚ
The FBI relied heavily on information from Steele to obtain four surveillance warrants against former Trump campaign adviser Carter Page. Republicans have accused the FBI of improperly relying on the dossier, since its most explosive allegations are unverified. They have also accused the FBI of failing to tell...
Julia Macfarlane wrote: .... The inspector general's report, which was released publicly today, briefly references these past dealings. In his discussion with investigators from the inspector general‚Äôs office, Steele cited his past cordial relationship with Ivanka Trump as reason to believe that he was not biased against her.
"If anything he was 'favorably disposed' towards the Trump family before he began his research," he told the investigators, the report says....
excerpt from, "'Dossier' author Chris Steele met Ivanka Trump years before Russia scandal, source says"
Well, if you think about it, of course they are going to get all defensive and say that. Especially since there is a Mass Media that is willing to listen to them no matter what the claim since it is anti-Trump. Just saying.
The Steele dossier?! Really ‚Ěó come I spent over a year since this came out
Tucker Higgins wrote: Key Points
‚ÄĘ The founders of Fusion GPS, the research firm behind the ‚ÄúSteele dossier,‚ÄĚ demanded that congressional Republicans stop ‚Äúchasing rabbits‚ÄĚ in an op-ed published in The New York Times on Tuesday. ‚ÄĘ The op-ed, titled ‚ÄúThe Republicans‚Äô Fake Investigations,‚ÄĚ is the first in-depth account given by the firms founders, Glenn R. Simpson and Peter Fritsch, outside of a courtroom or a private committee hearing.
Politicians seem to have a chromosome which gives them a bellicose nature of belligerence hostility and prevarication. THEN there are Democrats.
Jude :10 But these speak evil of those things which they know not: but what they know naturally, as brute beasts, in those things they corrupt themselves. 11 Woe unto them! for they have gone in the way of Cain, and ran greedily after the error of Balaam for reward, and perished in the gainsaying of Core."
It's good to see that the facts of the case are beginning to emerge where everyone can see them, as long as the mainstream media will not deny them or say something is wrong with this story, but we can't tell you what.