Representative Adam Schiff (D-CA), chairman of the House Intelligence Committee defended Previous comments he made about the infamous Steele dossier – a report compiled by former British intelligence officer Christopher Steele alleging that Close ties between the Donald Trump camp and Russia during the 2016 campaign – during an appearance meet the Press Sundays were the days of an analyst behind the study Arrested For lying to the FBI about his sources.
Schiff told host Chuck Todd that he doesn’t regret saying in the past that Steele’s claims should be investigated, adding that “we couldn’t know” years later a primary source was apparently lied,
They said that Russian efforts to help elect Trump In 2016 “everything turned out to be true.”
It comes days after Igor Danchenko, a key source analyst behind the Steele dossier, was arrested and pleaded not guilty on five criminal counts for allegedly providing false information to the FBI.
allegations were brought As an investigation into the FBI’s investigation into Trump-Russia relations by special counsel John Durham, two and a half years after he was appointed by then-Attorney General William Barr.