Comey reportedly insisted on including ‘Trump dossier’ in report on Russia and U.S. election

Comey reportedly insisted on including ‘Trump dossier’ in report on Russia and U.S. election

[Ed. – Including this increasingly dubious document in anything seems nuts.  Comey has been all over the map too often.  Trump needs to keep him where he can require him to talk, at least for now, but at some point, he will have to go.  It’s crystal clear Comey’s not on the up and up.]

FBI Director James Comey considered an anti-Trump dossier compiled by a former British intelligence officer so important that he insisted the document be included in January’s final intelligence community report on Russian meddling in the U.S. election, Fox News was told.

Sources would not speak on the record, citing the sensitivity of the matter and its current relevance to upcoming testimony on the unmasking of American citizens as part of the FBI probe into alleged contacts between Trump campaign advisers and Moscow. …

It was reported last month that the unverified dossier was part of the evidence the FBI used to obtain a FISA warrant for Carter Page, a peripheral figure in the Trump campaign. In an interview with Fox News, Page denied the dossier’s central allegations that he was the Trump campaign’s point person for Moscow.

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