Zero In On John Brennan’s Role In Steele Dossier As Ex-Secret Service
Agent Warns Obama CIA Chief Is In ‘World of Trouble’
new report by the Daily Caller says House investigators have begun to
zero in on former CIA chief John Brennan’s role in the anti-Trump
dossier authored by ex-British spy agent Christopher Steele.
book published in March offered a startling but little-noticed
revelation about former CIA Director John Brennan. According to “Russian
Roulette,” Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid believed Brennan was
using him as a conduit to publicize possible links between Trump
campaign associates and the Russian government.
contacts with Reid — and other activities during the 2016 presidential
campaign — are of “significant” interest to congressional investigators
trying to figure out the ex-spy’s early role in the Russia
investigation, The Daily Caller News Foundation is told.
his own account, Brennan played a prominent role in starting the
investigation of Trump’s team,” a congressional source with direct
knowledge of the House of Representatives’ Russia investigations tells
in Congress suspect there are important details about his role that he
hasn’t revealed, and we’re trying to get to the bottom of it.”
Secret Service agent Dan Bongino has warned Brennan is in a “world of
trouble right now,” over his testimony on the dubious Steele dossier.
sources on this are telling me John Brennan is in a world of trouble
right now,” Bongino told Fox
News’ “Fox & Friends” program.
in August of 2016 he gives a private briefing to Sen. Harry Reid,
Democrat, of course. He gives that briefing to Reid. Reid fires off a
letter to the FBI. In that letter is information that clearly came from
means that at that point, Brennan was aware of the dossier, but in May
of 2017, under oath, he denied knowing who commissioned it, said
Bongino, a frequent Fox News commentator and owner of “The Dan Bongino
CIA has a central role in the verification of foreign assets and
information we get from foreign assets,” Bongino said. “It is not
plausibly deniable that John Brennan did not know who commissioned that
dossier he is in a world of trouble because he raised his right hand and
he said the exact opposite.”
The Gateway Pundit’s Joe Hoft reported, the
former Obama CIA Director previously stated on Meet
the Press that he believes that House Intelligence
Committee Chairman Nunes abused his office by releasing the FISA memo on
Friday. Brennan also said that the dossier did not play any role
whatsoever in early intelligence assessments.
Chairman Devin Nunes is investigating whether
Brennan played a role in disseminating the Steele dossier, zeroing in on
claims the former Obama official may have perjured himself in a
public testimony about the document.