FBI misses third deadline for turning over subpoenaed Trump ‘dossier’ docs to House

FBI misses third deadline for turning over subpoenaed Trump ‘dossier’ docs to House
Seriously?

[Ed. – Remember, Jeff Sessions recused himself from anything having to do with the “Russia Russia Russia” probe, so he’s not calling the shots here.]

A third deadline has now passed for the FBI and Justice Department to give the House Intelligence Committee subpoenaed documents related to the Trump dossier. And for a third time, the bureau has not produced the material. …

The FBI reportedly considered taking over the dossier project in the fall of 2016, when the campaign was at its height, leading Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley to say the dossier matter raised “questions about the FBI’s independence from politics.”

Both Grassley and the House Intelligence Committee have been interested in learning if the FBI ever used the “salacious and unverified” dossier as a basis for requesting surveillance on anyone in the Trump circle. …

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Four weeks ago, on Aug. 24, the House Intelligence Committee subpoenaed the FBI and Justice Department, seeking all internal FBI reports “incorporating, relying on, or referring to” information provided by Steele, his sources, or Fusion GPS.

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