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The author of the Trump-Russia dossier said he has been friendly with Ivanka Trump for years and was ‘favourably disposed’ to the family, calling bias accusations ‘ridiculous’

Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence agent and the author of the now-infamous Steele Dossier, was friendly with Ivanka Trump for years and was “favourably disposed” toward the Trump family because of it. The Department of Justice’s inspector general report on the origins of the FBI’s investigation into Russian interference […]
The author of the Trump-Russia dossier said he has been friendly with Ivanka Trump for years and was ‘favourably disposed’ to the family, calling bias accusations ‘ridiculous’
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House Intelligence Republicans leaked a top Senate Democrat’s private messages to Fox News — and their Senate counterparts are furious

Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee reportedly leaked private text messages between the top Senate Intelligence Committee Democrat and a lobbyist connected to former British spy Christopher Steele. The messages were part of Sen. Mark Warner’s effort to set up a meeting with Steele. The committee and FBI are using […]
House Intelligence Republicans leaked a top Senate Democrat’s private messages to Fox News  —  and their Senate counterparts are furious
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Devin Nunes has 10 questions for the FBI on the Trump dossier

House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes sent a list of 10 questions to top US officials to get answers on how they handled information contained in the so-called Trump-Russia dossier. That dossier, compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele, is the subject of an ongoing investigation by Republicans into corruption […]
Devin Nunes has 10 questions for the FBI on the Trump dossier
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Mueller targets Russia, the memo war stalls, and a top DOJ official resigns — here’s the latest in the Russia probe you may have missed

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s office dropped two bombshells on Friday. First, it charged 13 Russian nationals and three Russian entities with conspiring to interfere in the 2016 US election. Shortly after, Mueller’s office released a plea deal with a previously unknown player in the Russia investigation: 28-year-old California resident Richard […]
Mueller targets Russia, the memo war stalls, and a top DOJ official resigns  —  here’s the latest in the Russia probe you may have missed
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Taking down the man behind the memos — declassified Republican memos skewer the former British spy who investigated Trump and Russia

Christopher Steele, a former British intelligence officer, is the author of the Trump-Russia dossier. Recently published Republican memos attempt to discredit Steele’s credibility and the dossier that he produced. Republicans say the dossier played a central role in justifying surveillance of a former Trump campaign adviser during and after the […]
Taking down the man behind the memos  —  declassified Republican memos skewer the former British spy who investigated Trump and Russia
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Meet the Russia specialist who worked on 2 of Fusion GPS’ most controversial projects

Sen. Dianne Feinstein unilaterally released the Senate Judiciary Committee’s interview with the cofounder of Fusion GPS this week. It introduced a new name into the Russia investigation: Edward Baumgartner. Baumgartner worked with Fusion on two projects that have garnered high-profile attention in recent months. Sen. Dianne Feinstein’s unilateral release of […]
Meet the Russia specialist who worked on 2 of Fusion GPS’ most controversial projects