fbi-knew-the-steele-dossier-was-highly-dubious-as-early-as-january-2017,-but-still-relied-on-it-for-fisa-renewals

According to the just-released Department of Justice Inspector General’s report, the FBI knew as early as January 2017 that the reporting contained in the “Steele Dossier,” authored by former FBI informant and once-British spy Christopher Steele, was highly questionable, if not pure junk. The dossier contained a heap of entirely sensational, unverified allegations against President…

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doj-ig-report-slams-bruce-ohr’s-failure-to-report-repeated-interactions-with-steele

The long-anticipated report from Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz released Monday criticized department attorney Bruce Ohr at length for failing to report repeated contacts with former British spy Christopher Steele. Steele, the author of the debunked Steele dossier that was used to justify a federal investigation into the 2016 Trump campaign, met with…

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13-things-to-look-for-in-the-inspector-general-fisa-abuse-report

Today, Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz will reportedly issue his findings on the U.S. Department of Justice and FBI’s compliance (or lack thereof) with the legal requirements and internal policies and procedures related to the Carter Page Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) applications. Horowitz’s report follows a 20-month investigation into possible FISA abuse,…

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how-to-prepare-for-the-impending-justice-department-inspector-general-report

The Department of Justice’s Inspector General announced on March 28, 2018, that he was going to look into the application to wiretap Carter Page, who had been an advisor to the Trump campaign. The review would analyze whether policies and procedures related to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act had been properly followed. Earlier that year,…

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grassley,-johnson-demand-materials-from-fbi-on-ukrainian-dnc-contractor-in-2016

Republican Sens. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin are demanding information from the FBI related to former Democratic National Committee (DNC) contractor Alexandra Chalupa and her efforts to seek dirt on the Trump campaign from Ukraine. Politico reported that in 2016, Chalupa met with an official from the Ukrainian embassy for information…

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federal-judge-praises-harvard’s-‘very-fine’-anti-asian-admissions-program

A federal judge on Tuesday ruled in favor of Harvard University’s admissions process that court documents show discriminates against Asian-Americans by requiring higher academic achievement for admittance and rating them lower on soft characteristics like “likability.” In a high-profile case that drew the support of the Trump administration’s Justice Department, the nonprofit Students for Fair…

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senators-demand-answers-on-dnc-efforts-to-get-ukrainian-dirt-on-trump-in-2016

The chairmen of two Senate committees are insisting that the Department of Justice come clean about Democratic Party efforts to solicit Ukrainian interference in the 2016 election. Chairman Chuck Grassley, R-Iowa, first alerted the department about the meddling in July of 2017 so it could be investigated, but under Rod Rosenstein’s leadership and the direction…

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adam-schiff-makes-up-his-own-transcript-of-call-between-trump-and-ukraine-president

The chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Rep. Adam Schiff, D-Calif., made up his own version of a transcript between President Donald Trump and his Ukrainian counterpart to fit the false narrative being peddled by Democrats and many in the media to frame the president for a crime that never happened. In his opening statement…

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doj:-bureaucrat’s-trump-complaint-was-neither-urgent-nor-needing-congressional-referral

The Department of Justice’s criminal division reviewed a bureaucrat’s complaint about President Donald Trump’s phone call with Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky and found it neither urgent nor requiring referral to congressional committees. All relevant components of the department agreed with the legal conclusion, and the matter was concluded, a DOJ spokesman announced. The complaint was…

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what’s-happening-inside-the-fight-to-break-up-big-tech

The results of a Facebook audit unveiled last month united conservatives and liberals once again in their crusade against big tech, with conservatives charging that the audit was far from thorough and liberals claiming that the study provided thin evidence for unsubstantiated claims of significant anti-conservative bias. The eight-page report, written by former U.S. Sen.…

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