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Black Lines Matter


American GreatnessBut here’s the biggest allegation the FBI did not want you to see: “This FISA applications are either materially false in claiming that Mr. Steele said he did not provide dossier information to the press prior to October 2016, or Mr. Steele made materially false statements to the FBI when he claimed he only provided the dossier information to his business partner and the FBI. Mr. Steele’s apparent deception seems to have posed significant, material consequences on the FBI’s investigative decisions and representations to the court.” Even after the FBI knew Steele was dishonest, was aware he was a paid agent of a presidential candidate, and could not corroborate the dossier’s claims, the Bureau continued to use him as the primary—if not the only—source to authorize spying on Carter Page. (I hope the lawyers are lining up to represent him.)

Compare the heavily-redacted and less-redacted versions of the Senate criminal referral, and you'll get some insight into what the FBI and DOJ wanted to hide.

This entry was published Mon Feb 12 09:25:39 CST 2018 by TriggerFinger and last updated 2018-02-12 09:25:39.0. [Tweet]

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