Trump lawyer Michael Cohen sues BuzzFeed for publishing Russian Federation dossier

President Donald Trump lashed out at Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein on Twitter on Wednesday, in response to her release of an interview transcript related to the Russian Federation investigation.

In recent weeks, as the political fights about the Russian Federation investigation and the dossier have intensified, Simpson has urged the committee to release the full transcript of his interview, arguing that Republicans are trying to obscure, rather than reveal, what happened in 2016.

It is laughable that Trump would suggest that Dianne Feinstein, who is cautious to a fault would do anything sneaky, underhanded, or illegal.

Mr. Simpson and Peter Fritsch, the firm's co-founders, had called for the Judiciary Committee to release the transcript in an Op-Ed essay in The New York Times, arguing that it would show that Republicans were unfairly smearing their work.

The Senate Judiciary Committee is one of three congressional panels investigating Russia's alleged activities in the 2016 U.S. presidential election and claims of collusion with the Trump campaign.

"And, I'm not a historian but, to me, the greatest witch hunt in American history was the one where we were actually hunting witches". "There was no collusion, everybody including the Dems knows there was no collusion, and yet on and on it goes", he continued.

After Democrats began paying for the research, Fusion GPS hired Christopher Steele, a former British spy, to gather intelligence about any ties between the Kremlin and then-candidate Trump and his associates. Dianne Feinstein's release of the Fusion GPS transcript.

One of the key findings is that the dossier was handed over to the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 2016 by Christopher Steele, the former British spy who created it, because he was anxious about "whether a political candidate was being blackmailed", according to the newly released transcript. Dianne Feinstein released a crucial set of transcripts that have become the target of a protracted battle in connection with the ongoing Russian Federation investigation. But Grassley said Wednesday that he has a long history of oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and this was part of it.

The DNC and Hillary Clinton's campaign paid Fusion GPS for the Trump dossier that the Democrats used to promote the narrative that the Trump campaign had colluded with Russian Federation.

Trump has derided the dossier as a politically motivated hit job.

Feinstein is the ranking Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, which interviewed the head of a research firm called Fusion GPS in August.

"Chris, as I say, has a sterling reputation as a person who doesn't exaggerate, doesn't make things up, doesn't sell baloney", said Simpson.

In another wacky moment, Feinstein claimed today (Jan. 11) that she never said she "was pressured", even though there are recordings of her saying that.

Several Republican-led committees are now probing whether the document formed the basis for the FBI's initial investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 presidential race.

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