This post is crucially important at a time in our country when the President and his party are putting partisan politics and power before the interests of the country. I do not usually blog about politics, but this is simply too important to stay on the sidelines. As an American, I am appalled by these actions. Our democracy was attacked by Russia–that should be the driving concern here.
Republicans over promised the value of this controversial Nunes Anti-FBI memo and they under delivered. The memo is such a DUD from the start before investigative journalists even begin their job to analyse it with a fine tooth comb.
The memo does prove that the FBI began its formal investigation into the Trump campaign in July 2016 because of foreign policy aide George Papadopoulos.
Here’s the quote, “The Papadopoulos information triggered the opening of an FBI counterintelligence investigation in late July 2016 by FBI agent Peter Strzok.”
What this tells me is that the FBI’s Trump-Russia probe led by the Special Counsel Robert Mueller III would have gone forward even without the republicans’ bogeyman the Christopher Steele dossier. That’s the end of the discussion,. CHECKMATE…
I am wondering if the democrats on the House Intelligence Committee even have to submit a counter memo. At least if they do, their memo will…
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