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Report: William Barr Reviewing Intelligence Gathering Before FBI Opened Probe into Trump Campaign

Attorney General William Barr’s review of the origins of the Russia investigation is focused on U.S. intelligence gathering before the Federal Bureau of Investigation opened its formal inquiry in July 2016, according to an interview he gave to the Wall Street Journal. “Government power was used to spy on American citizens,” Barr said in the interview published on Friday. “I can’t imagine any world where we wouldn’t take a look and make sure that was done properly.” “Just like we need to ensure that foreign actors don’t influence the outcome of…

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Report: Comey Told Staff in 2016 that John Brennan Insisted on Pushing ‘Pee’ Dossier in Intel Assessment

Disgraced ex-FBI Director James Comey, former CIA Director turned anti-Trump activist John Brennan and former Director of National Intelligence and Trump critic James Clapper are the subjects of a dispute over which top Obama administration officials advocated for the infamous Steele dossier to be utilized as evidence in the Russia collusion investigation. The argument erupted into the open with surrogates being quoted in the news media not long after Attorney General William Barr appointed a U.S. attorney to investigate the origins of the Russia collusion claims. The fiasco was kicked…

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Matthews: Barr ‘Out to Destroy’ the FBI to Cover for Trump

On Tuesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” host Chris Matthews said that Attorney General William Barr is “out to destroy the government, the FBI, everything, in order to cover the tracks of the president.” Matthews said, “[I]t’s an embarrassment to have an attorney general who looks like a Roy Cohn, a guy who will do anything to defend the president, and now has become his hitman. Not only will he play defense, he’s out to destroy the government, the FBI, everything, in order to cover the tracks of the president.” He…

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