Judicial Watch Reveals Obama Officials Distributed ‘CLASSIFIED RECORDS’ To
‘Undermine’ POTUS Trump
THE OBAMA RETRIBUTION ADMINISTRATION
day, another scandal Judicial Watch uncovers.
Wednesday, the conservative watchdog released 42
“redacted State Department documents,” given to Senator Ben Cardin
(D-MD), for the purpose, as Tom Fitton describes it, of “undermining,”
documents, given to Cardin, a top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations
Committee and frequent critic of President Trump, detailed Russia’s
alleged “political interference in elections and politics in countries
to a March 2017 report in the Baltimore
Sen. Ben Cardin received classified information about Russia’s
involvement in elections when the Obama administration was attempting to
disseminate that material widely across the government in order to
aid in future investigations, according to a report Wednesday … Obama
officials were concerned, according to the report [in The
New York Times, below], that the Trump administration would
cover up intelligence once power changed hands.” […]
a section of the documents provided to Cardin titled “Political Parties”
and marked as sensitive, Russia reportedly sought to foster
relationships with groups in Germany, Austria, and France, to include
paying members to travel to conferences in Crimea and Donbas “where they
stoutly defend Russian policy.”
following section titled “Pro-Kremlin NGOs and Think Tanks,” also marked
as sensitive, discusses the Russian government funded Caucasus Research
Network, which helped to spread anti-EU and NATO reports throughout the
region. Also discussed is the Human Rights Accountability Global
Initiative, which was founded by Natalia
Magnitsky Act attracted public attention earlier this year when it was
reported Veselnitskaya obtained a meeting with Donald Trump Jr. with the
purpose of seeking to undermine the
act. It was reported that Russian President Vladimir Putin wanted to
repeal the act at least in part because it targeted top Russian
officials who had committed human rights violations and were the
beneficiaries of a $230-million tax fraud that Magnitsky exposed.
Watch obtained the documents in response to a May 9, 2017, Freedom of
Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit filed
in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia (Judicial
Watch vs U.S. Department of State (No.
documents show the Obama State Department under John Kerry gathered and
sent its own dossier of classified information on Russia to Senator Ben
Cardin, a political ally in the U.S. Senate, to undermine President
Trump,” said Judicial Watch president Tom Fitton in a statement.
Watch will pursue information on who pulled this classified information,
who authorized its release, and why was it evidently dumped just days
before President Trump’s inauguration,” added Fitton.
is the second dossier that the Obama State Department has been involved
As reported by The
Gateway Pundit earlier this month, congressional
investigators probing the origins of the Steele dossier have set their
sights on a brand new target — The Obama State Department.
Obama State Department officials responsible for spreading discredited
tidbits compiled in the dossier through the media?
Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes may soon find out.
York of the Washington
Examiner reports the Obama State Department is now being probed
as to whether or not they had a hand in the dossier. York notes Steele was
viewed inside the Obama State Department as a valuable source for
intelligence on all things Russia. Obama State officials made a habit of
disseminating reports the former British spy authored for private clients
around the Department.