FAST FIVE: Trump Rips Steele For Using "Low Ratings" CNN 'Citizen Journalist' Article As Dossier Source
This is the info that got us the Witch Hunt.
Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 17, 2019 Of note, it was actually Trump campaign aide George Papadopoulos telling Australian diplomat Alexander Downer that Russia had “dirt” on Hillary Clinton which reportedly launched the “Witch Hunt.” That said, let's also remember that it was Maltese professor and self-professed member of the Clinton Foundation, Joseph Mifsud, who told Papadopoulos of the supposed Russian intel in the first place. Some have referred to it as an entrapment scheme. CNN iReport.
Steele made the awkward revelation during a deposition last year in a case involving Russian entrepreneur Aleksej Gubarev, who claims his companies Webzilla and XBT Holdings were defamed by Steele after the dossier was published by BuzzFeed.
Albeit that it may be an independent person posting on the site,” Steele replied. Trump rips McCain Trump also ripped the late Arizona Senator John McCain (R) on Sunday, tweeting that it was “just proven in court papers” that “last in his class” McCain sent Steele's dossier to media outlets in the hopes that they would print it prior to the 2016 US election. So it was indeed (just proven in court papers) “last in his class” (Annapolis) John McCain that sent the Fake Dossier to the FBI and Media hoping to have it printed BEFORE the Election.
He had far worse “stains” than this, including thumbs down on repeal and replace after years of campaigning to repeal and replace!” Spreading the fake and totally discredited Dossier “is unfortunately a very dark stain against John McCain.” Ken Starr, Former Independent Counsel.