Category: Election 2016

“I have initiated the destruction of the Republic” dirty FBI lawyer texts FBI colleagues

It was a week after the first fraudulent FISA warrant was issued in an effort to legitimize spying on candidate Trump and the future 45th President of the United States, that creepy Clinesmith texted – “I never really liked the Republic anyways”!

FBI official under criminal investigation for altering surveillance documents related to Carter Page

An FBI official is under criminal investigation for allegedly altering a document related to the surveillance of onetime Trump campaign adviser Carter Page.

The FBI official, who has not been identified and may no longer work for the government, is being scrutinized by U.S. Attorney John Durham as part of his criminal investigation into the origins of the Russia investigation, according to CNN.

Shots fired! Trump accuses Obama of 2016 ‘election corruption’

President Trump on Wednesday accused Barack Obama of interfering in the 2016 presidential election.

‘There was a lot of corruption. Maybe it goes right up to President Obama. I happen to think it does,’ he said during a press conference at the White House.

‘It was a corrupt election,’ he said of the 2016 contest, which he won.

The president seemed to suggest it could have been a government wide conspiracy as he threw out the names of former FBI director James Comey, former CIA director John Brennan, and former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper as people who should be investigated.

Durham investigation into origins of 2016 Trump campaign surveillance widens scope

John Durham, the U.S. attorney reviewing the origins of the 2016 counterintelligence investigation into Russia and the Trump campaign, is probing a wider timeline than previously known, according to multiple senior administration officials.

Bombshell: Audio, email evidence shows DNC colluded with Ukraine to boost Hillary by harming Trump

The Blaze has released an audio recording that they recently obtained that appears to show Artem Sytnyk, Director of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine, admitting that he tried to boost the presidential campaign of Hillary Clinton by sabotaging then-candidate Donald Trump’s campaign.

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 of special counsel Robert Mueller, the inquiries of the then-Senate Judiciary chairman were ignored.

Overstock CEO Patrick Byrne resigns following ‘deep state’ comment

Overstock CEO Partick Byrne resigned from the e-commerce company Thursday, 10 days after making comments about his role in the “deep state.”

Shares of Overstock popped as much as 17% after being halted for the news. The stock finished Thursday up 8.3% to $21.12.

Lindsey Graham to advise AG Barr on rollout of Spygate docs

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham told Fox News’ Sean Hannity Tuesday, he will meet with Department of Justice Attorney General William Barr this week to advise on the public rollout of classified documents pertaining to the FBI’s investigation into President Trump and Russia.

Solomon: If Trump declassifies these 10 documents, Democrats are doomed

These documents, when declassified, would show more completely how a routine counterintelligence probe was hijacked to turn the most awesome spy powers in America against a presidential nominee in what was essentially a political dirty trick orchestrated by Democrats.

Why did the Obama administration ignore reports on Russian meddling?

the Obama administration habitually ignored Russia’s efforts to affect the election, opting instead to target Trump and the Trump campaign, transition team, and administration.

Barr’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee highlights one such example: The attorney general confirmed his understanding that the Obama administration had failed to provide Trump a defensive briefing before January 2017, to inform him of “what the Russians were trying to do and [to] advise him to tell people affiliated with his campaign to be on their guard and vigilant about Russians efforts to undermine public confidence in the election.”
“I can’t fathom why it did not happen, if you’re concerned about interference in the election,” Barr told the senators.