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Top DOJ official demoted amid probe
of contacts with Trump dossier firm

Fox News, by James Rosen

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Posted By:Drive, 12/7/2017 12:22:59 PM

EXCLUSIVE: A senior Justice Department official was demoted this week amid an ongoing investigation into his contacts with the opposition research firm responsible for the anti-Trump “dossier,” the department confirmed to Fox News. Until Wednesday morning, Bruce G. Ohr held two titles at DOJ: associate deputy attorney general, a post that placed him four doors down from his boss, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein; and director of the Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Forces (OCDETF), a program described by the department as “the centerpiece of the attorney general’s drug strategy.” Ohr will retain his OCDETF title but has been stripped of his

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 12/7/2017 12:36:24 PM     (No. 11473526)

FTA: "Initially senior department officials could not provide the reason for Ohr’s demotion, but Fox News has learned that evidence collected by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI), chaired by Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., indicates that Ohr met during the 2016 campaign with Christopher Steele, the former British spy who authored the “dossier.”

Devin Nunes is just outstanding! It´s no wonder the Democrats go after him because he wants the truth and has been incredibly diligent and strong in doing so. He is one of my new heroes!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Amereagle-redux, 12/7/2017 12:48:45 PM     (No. 11473548)

Gawwwwwd what a total swamp!!!

Drain, Nunes, drain!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: winmag, 12/7/2017 1:29:22 PM     (No. 11473591)

I wonder what pencil neck geek, Latka, is going to say about this latest dust up. Jim Jordan was outstanding this morning questioning the FBI weasel (supposedly one of ours) Said he could clear up this whole FISA mess easily and the dirt bag referred him to the IG investigation.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: turninggrey, 12/7/2017 1:42:22 PM     (No. 11473599)

This is way bigger news than it is getting credit for.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: snapper451, 12/7/2017 1:50:25 PM     (No. 11473606)

The old line is "there is something rotten in Denmark" and that is clearly the word on the swamp. This deep state is horrible.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone, 12/7/2017 3:00:02 PM     (No. 11473655)

Remember the ultra liberal Barack Obama ran the federal government for eight years and during that time packed the top levels of the Dept. of Justice and the other executive agencies with as many insider Democrat liberal lawyers and bureaucrats who supported his political agenda as he possibly could get away with, so it should not be surprising that those lawyers and bureaucrats have been obstructing and sabotaging the outsider Republican Donald Trump’s political agenda.

Clearly that obstruction and sabotage is still informally being led by Obama, who recently traveled to China and India, talked with leaders there, stating his opposition to Trump and what are now US Governmen policies, and who just yesterday compared Trump with Adolf Hitler.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: judy, 12/7/2017 3:02:36 PM     (No. 11473658)

He was 4 doors down from Rosenstein. Where did they move him? 5 doors down? What a mess. I´m confused Ohr contacts the anti Trump opposition research yet Flynn goes bankrupt for organizing the transition to the WH??? Sessions & congress should be ashamed for allowing this mess to continue with dems running the JD.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: judy, 12/7/2017 3:08:17 PM     (No. 11473661)

Is Nunes he only honest person in congress?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: qr4j, 12/7/2017 3:36:19 PM     (No. 11473690)

Why a demotion and not a termination? Seriously!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: antiquegolf, 12/7/2017 4:00:34 PM     (No. 11473713)

The dossier business is as dirty as can be. Shut down Mueller. Investigate corrupt democrats! AG Sessions, are you there?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: citizen, 12/7/2017 4:01:50 PM     (No. 11473717)

Nunes peeling back a very rotten onion. To echo many other posters, where the heck is Sessions?

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