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House Intel Releases Transcript from Glenn Simpson Testimony

(The Conservative Treehouse)  The House Intelligence Committee, chaired by Representative Devin Nunes, released the 165 page transcript of Fusion-GPS founder Glenn Simpson’s November testimony to the committee [Full Pdf Below]. Glenn Simpson (Fusion GPS) was hired by the Clinton campaign to conduct opposition research against candidate Donald Trump. Simpson then contracted with Nellie Ohr to […]

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FBI Investigating Millions Of “Mishandled” Dollars Funneled From Australian Govt To Clinton Foundation

(ZeroHedge)  The FBI has asked retired Australian policeman-turned investigative journalist, Michael Smith, to provide information he has gathered detailing multiple allegations of the Clinton Foundation receiving tens of millions of mishandled taxpayer funds, according to LifeZette.  “I have been asked to provide the FBI with further and better particulars about allegations regarding improper donations to the CF funded […]

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Surveillance and Privacy Debate Reaches Pivotal Moment in Congress

(New York Times)  WASHINGTON — A yearslong debate over National Security Agency surveillance and protections for Americans’ privacy rights will reach a climactic moment on Thursday as the House of Representatives takes up legislation to extend a program of warrantless spying on internet and phone networks that traces back to the Sept. 11 attacks. There […]

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Nunes Blasts FBI And DOJ ‘Intransigence’

(The Daily Caller)  House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is accusing the Justice Department and FBI of “intransigence” for ignoring a subpoena issued more than four months ago for interviews and records related to the infamous Steele dossier. “At this point it seems the DOJ and FBI need to be investigating themselves,” Nunes wrote Thursday […]

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FBI agent dismissed from Mueller probe changed Comey description of Clinton – CNNPolitics

Washington (CNN) –  A former top counterintelligence expert at the FBI, now at the center of a political uproar for exchanging private messages that appeared to mock President Donald Trump, changed a key phrase in former FBI Director James Comey’s description of how former secretary of state Hillary Clinton handled classified information, according to US officials familiar with […]

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Michael Flynn charged with lying to FBI

(Washington Times)  Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn has been criminally charged with lying to the FBI amid special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and is expected to plead guilty Friday. Mr. Flynn was charged with one count of making false statements regarding interactions with Russian officials after the presidential election. The charge […]