Christopher Steele

FBI Secret Society Plotted Trump Overthrow

Two high-level FBI agents — Peter Strzok and Lisa Page — convened a meeting of what they called “a secret society” the day after President Donald …

Conservative View

Devin Nunes’s Hysteria Play

The House Intelligence Committee chairman has turned a partisan attack on the F.B.I. and D.O.J. into political firestorm.<p>For all the jokes about his competence as a congressman, <b>Devin Nunes</b> pulled off something of a political masterstroke over the last week. He, with the help of his aides, wrote a …

Government

Nadler calls GOP memo criticizing FBI 'profoundly misleading'

Rep. Jerrold Nadler, the top Democrat on the House Judiciary Committee, says he considers a GOP memo critical of top FBI officials “profoundly misleading” after seeing the highly classified source material Republicans used to craft it.<p>Few lawmakers have gotten access to the materials House …

U.S. Politics

Missing texts from FBI 'lovers' cover 'prime' period, Trump says

President Trump tweeted Tuesday that a newly revealed five-month gap in text messages between FBI “lovers” Peter Strzok and Lisa Page is a huge story, saying the missing messages cover a “prime” period of time.<p>The officials, who once served on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's Russia probe, already …

U.S. Politics

The Republicans' #ReleaseTheMemo ploy is the latest laughable scheme in the plot against Mueller

The accumulating facts are damning.<p>President Trump is under investigation. Special prosecutor Robert Mueller has indicted four of his former aides, …

Liberal View

Source: Twitter Pins #ReleaseTheMemo on Republicans, Not Russia

Despite claims the Kremlin is driving a campaign to disclose an anti-FBI memo, a source says an early in-house analysis concludes the hashtag has …

Social Media

Trump allies seek to tie Kerry’s State Department to the Steele dossier

As part of their broad effort to distract from the Trump-Russia investigation and undermine its foundation, President Trump’s allies in Congress seek any way to discredit the now famous “dossier” authored by former British spy Christopher Steele, including by tying it or him to the Obama …

Government

The FBI's Role in 'Russiagate'

<i>This article was first published on Jan. 11 on Consortiumnews.</i><p>Russia-gate is becoming FBI-gate, thanks to the official release of unguarded text …

Liberal View

It looks like the ‘James Bond’ behind the dossier let a Putin pawn do all the work

Virtually all of the credibility of the so-called Steele dossier — and the Trump-Russia collusion narrative and investigations it spawned — hinges on …

Russia

The FISA Abuse Memo Unveiled; What Exactly Is In the Memo, According to Intel Insiders

Share:<p><i>This has been republished from Sept. 20, 2017 — Four months ago, when the FISA scheme was spelled out definitively by Intel veterans at True</i> …

Surveillance

Will we ever see the Donald Trump pee tape?

At the beginning of 2016, you wouldn’t have guessed that the fate of our next president would revolve around terms like “kompromat” and “golden …

Donald Trump

Trump-Russia investigation: See the 270 people connected to the probes

The 270 people connected to the Russia probes<p>By , and |<p>A POLITICO analysis of court documents, congressional letters, public testimony and media reports reveals that the investigations into the 2016 election and its aftermath now involve hundreds of people in Washington, Moscow and around the world.<p>…

Politics

Rep. Joyce: Heads 'Should Roll' Once FISA Memo is Public

"Heads absolutely should roll" once the public learns the contents of a memo outlining alleged abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act by …

Conservative View

Russian Twitter accounts push #releasethememo conservative meme, researchers say

WASHINGTON (AP) — Twitter accounts linked to Russian influence operations are pushing a conservative meme related to the investigation of Russian election interference, researchers say.<p>The purported Russian activity involves the hashtag #ReleaseTheMemo, a reference to a secret congressional report …

Devin Nunes

Trump's anger towards Theresa May could cost UK post-Brexit trade deals

"The relationship has soured. You don't have to be a genius to see that."<p>Future trade relations between the United States and the post-Brexit United …

Brexit

BOOM! Intel Committee to RELEASE Memo about DOJ and FBI corruption!!!

So the right-wing has gone stir crazy over the existence of some top secret four-page memo that supposedly has damning evidence against the …

Conservative View

Trump’s anger with May puts Brexit trade deal at risk

Robert Lighthizer

House Memo Could Reveal 'Palace Coup' Attempt

A secret memo by the House Intelligence Committee detailing potential criminal conduct inside the DOJ and FBI during the 2016 elections has sent …

Government

Trump-Russia probe is told Nigel Farage may have handed thumb drive of data to Julian Assange

Nigel Farage has been thrust into the Donald Trump Russia scandal after he was accused of secretly handing data to Julian Assange, the Wikileaks founder.<p>The former Ukip leader is alleged to have repeatedly met the elusive hacker in the Ecuadorian embassy and delivered him a "thumb drive" of …

Julian Assange

Democratic House Intel member alleges 'plenty of evidence to suggest' Trump Organization money laundering

<b>(CNN) —</b> California Rep. Jackie Speier, a Democratic member of the House Intelligence Committee, is making the accusation that past Trump Organization real estate deals show evidence of money laundering.<p>"I think there is plenty of evidence to suggest that there has been money laundering going on in …

Justice

Why Do Republicans Hate America?

Why do Republicans hate America? No, really. It’s not a rhetorical question. Since consolidating its power in January 2017, the GOP has systematically set out to dismantle the economic strength of this nation, coddle predators, shield traitors, attack those who are working, and strip protections …

LGBTQ

Report: Hillary Hatchet Man Sidney Blumenthal Was Interviewed By FBI About 'Trump-Russia' Dossier in 2016

On Wednesday, Fox News reporter Sara Carter alleged that longtime Hillary Clinton confidante Sidney Blumenthal was interviewed by FBI agents as far …

Hillary Clinton

Trump's relationships with Graham, Corker have evolved during presidency

President Donald Trump had no shortage of personal dramas during his first year in office, but he began 2018 with two of the most unlikely friends: …

Politics

Aux bien pensants

Drive-by media’s bias against Trump<p>The reporting of the 2016 presidential election can hardly be celebrated as the media’s finest hour. Refusing to contemplate the possibility of a Trump victory, most media outlets accepted his win with neither grace nor professionalism. The ABC’s Barrie Cassidy’s …

Rush Limbaugh

Donald Trump’s alleged porn star liaisons in Lake Tahoe — and the Russia dossier

During the final days of the presidential election, Donald Trump’s alleged affair with a porn star named Stormy Daniels probably didn’t seem like the …

Donald Trump

How Trump Brought Feminism Back With a Vengeance

Since Trump took office a year ago, Katha Pollitt says, women have been unleashing decades of pent-up anger: starting with the Women’s March, then in …

Liberal View

Donald Trump Will Soil You. Ask Lindsey Graham

One day it’s all sun and sycophantic fun on one of the president’s fancy golf courses, where you’re telling yourself that to marvel at his putts and swoon over his swing are small prices for influence and will pay off in the end.<p>The next you’re in the middle of a surreal feud among your fellow …

Opinion

“The Clinton Dossier”…

Time, further questioning, and a host of inherent contradictions will eventually bring more sunlight upon the authorship of “The Dossier”. …

Fusion GPS

Mark Levin: Here's how we KNOW the FBI used the Russian dossier to get a warrant to spy on Trump's campaign

Appearing on Fox News’ “Hannity” Monday night, CRTV host Mark Levin explained how we know the Obama administration FBI used the “35 pages of crap” …

Conservative View

Senate should reauthorize FISA Section 702 this week to fight terror at home and around the world

The U.S. Senate should vote this week to reauthorize Section 702 of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) because it is a vital tool needed to fight global terrorism and combat foreign intelligence operations.<p>Some critics – concerned about the Christopher Steele dossier and FISA’s …

Surveillance