The revelation that a senior Department of Justice (DOJ) official met with and had close ties to the opposition research firm and British spy behind a controversial anti-Trump dossier has provoked new demands from President Trump’s allies for a special counsel investigation into the DOJ and the FBI.
Fox News first reported that associate deputy attorney general Bruce Ohr met with Fusion founder Glenn Simpson and British spy Christopher Steele during the campaign. Ohr’s wife worked for Fusion GPS during the campaign.
Those developments come as conservatives are increasingly questioning the credibility of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigations. Read more at The Hill.