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Gowdy: Surveillance warrant would not have been authorized without dossier
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Comey rips 'weasels and liars,' invokes Joe McCarthy in Twitter rant
But he also was a "long-time FBI source" with a credible track record, according to the memo from the House Intelligence Committee chairman, Devin Nunes, Republican representative of California, and his staff.
House Speaker Paul Ryan has said he supports the release of the Democrats' memo, if sensitive intelligence information is removed.
The memo released Friday alleges misconduct on the part of the FBI and the Justice Department in obtaining a warrant under the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act to monitor former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page and his ties to Russia. The Russian Investigation, headed by special Counsel Robert Mueller, is investigating whether or not President Trump or members of his campaign colluded with Russian operatives to rig the 2016 presidential election in his favor.
MARGARET BRENNAN: That's the Steele dossier that you are pointing to there.
Democrats have sought to release a "response memorandum", but House Republicans have blocked them in what Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee said in a statement Friday afternoon is a "transparent effort to suppress the full truth".
Despite President Trump's comments, he has not suggested he will remove FBI Director Christopher Wray or Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.
Durbin contested the suggestion that the FBI's application to a special court for authority to surveil Page failed to note that the request was based partly on a dossier funded by Democrats.
Trump has said the GOP memo "vindicates" him. After becoming convinced, Trump "was then left alone to read the memo in its entirety".
In a letter to Trump, Schumer says that the public is getting a one-sided account of the FBI's role in the investigation into the Trump campaign's possible Russia ties.
"Bob Mueller should be allowed to turn over every rock, pursue every lead, so that we can have trust in knowing what actually the Russians did or did not do", Hurd said on ABC News' "This Week".
A former senior national security official told CNN that the President's tweet on Saturday shows he acted for "personal purposes".
While many argued that the details in the memo are explosive and troubling, others insisted that the contents are relatively harmless and do not undermine the ongoing Russia investigation. It couldn't possibly live up to its advance billing from Sean Hannity and Co. that it was Watergate and the Lindbergh-baby kidnapping all wrapped into one.
"I have great confidence in the men and women of this Department", said Sessions, whom Trump has criticized for recusing himself form the Russia probe.
".The dossier has nothing to do with an email sent by Cambridge Analytica..."
"I stand by our shared determination to do our work independently and by the book".
Christopher Steele, the former spy who compiled the allegations, acknowledged having strong anti-Trump sentiments.
In any case, legally speaking, the information's provenance is less relevant than its reliability.
Top DOJ and FBI officials shared Steele's "passion", and that of his ultimate employer, Hillary Clinton, to stop Donald Trump at all costs.
During the presidential campaign, the F.B.I. spoke publicly about the investigation into Mrs. Clinton on three occasions, with polls showing a cumulative negative effect on her approval rating. That's how badly they want to get Trump.
News Brief: Budget Deadline, North Korea's Military Parade
Abe echoed Pence's comments through a translator, urging countries "not to be lured by the charm offensive of North Korea". One of those daughters is Kim Sol-song, whose mother is the bride whom Kim Il-sung selected for his son Jong-il.
South Korea's leader invited to North — Olympics
Although Pence said that he is open to the idea of talking to North Korean officials, he had not asked for such a meeting. North Korean officials, including Kim Jong Un's sister, Kim Yo Jong, were seated one row behind Pence.
Hoy inician semifinales de la Serie del Caribe
Los Criollos de Caguas (2-2), que se coronaron el año pasado en México , también están clasificados a semifinales y esperan rival. Ya hemos jugado dos partidos de día y sabemos que jugando de noche nos adaptamos mejor.
Dow Swings 1000 Factors, Finishes Extra Than 2% Increased
The pan-European FTSEurofirst 300 index rose 2.31 percent and MSCI's gauge of stocks across the globe gained 1.06 percent. Technology shares fell 1.0 per cent, dragging on the Nasdaq, while energy dropped 1.1 per cent as oil prices slumped.
Arsenal sold the wrong striker, says Paul Merson
It completes the overhaul of Arsenal's attack that was sparked by Alexis Sanchez's departure to Manchester United this month. Olivier Giroud joined Chelsea in an £18m deal from Arsenal . "In my time here he [Aubameyang] never came too late".
Elon Musk's Tesla Roadster spotted floating in space
December 8, 2010 - SpaceX becomes the first privately owned company to return a commercial spacecraft from a low-Earth orbit . February 2004 - Musk leads Tesla Motors' initial round of investment funding, and joins the company as chairman of the board.