Sunday, February 4, 2018

Rep. Trey Gowdy: FBI concealed Clinton role in Steele dossier



What Democrats and the corrupt media machine fail to mention in their criticism of the 4 page memo is that the House committee releasing it is performing their constitutional duty of oversight of the DOJ and the FBI. 
If those agencies are acting outside of the rules, then Congress has a duty to expose such wrong doing.  Case closed!  

Washington Times reports the House’s top investigator on Sunday said the FBI failed to notify a surveillance court it was relying on material funded by Democrats and the Hillary Clinton campaign when it asked to snoop on an adviser tied to the Trump campaign.

Rep. Trey Gowdy, South Carolina Republican and chairman of the House Oversight Committee, also said judges wouldn’t have authorized and repeatedly renewed a warrant to spy on the former Trump aide, Carter Page, if it hadn’t been for that very material, compiled by investigator Christopher Steele in a controversial dossier.

“They could have easily said it was the DNC and Hillary Clinton. That would have been really easy,” Mr. Gowdy told CBS’s Face the Nation, referring to footnotes in the agents’ request to the court. “It took longer to explain it the way they did, than if they just come right out and said, ‘Hillary Clinton for America and DNC paid for it.’ But they didn’t do that.”

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