USA under Trump Series: House GOP begins investigating Russia Uranium deal

House Will Further Investigate DOJ Decisions of Hillary Clinton's Emails; “Host of Outstanding Questions”

Before the Obama administration approved a controversial deal in 2010 giving Moscow control of a large swath of American uranium, the Federal Bureau of Investigation had gathered substantial evidence that Russian nuclear industry officials were engaged in bribery, kickbacks, extortion and money laundering created to grow Vladimir Putin's atomic energy business inside the United States, according to government documents and interviews.

"I've heard her story before of, 'this is old news, '" Bossie said on "Outnumbered" today.

The Hill reporting raises questions about whether decision-makers on the uranium deal, including members of Congress, were informed of the racketeering investigation that was ongoing. A few months later, Mikerin was arrested and charged with extortion. The more we learn about Russian Federation, the worse it looks for Clinton.

At the time, Judge Colleen Kollar-Kotelly said she would determine whether or not the Trump administration can withhold evidence that could shed light on accusations Clinton and her staff mishandled classified information.

Clinton's use of an unsecured server left her in violation of State Department policy to protect the nation's secrets.

The joint statement said the committees "will review these decisions and others to better understand the reasoning behind how certain conclusions were drawn".

Justice Department documents disclose the investigation was ultimately supervised by Rosenstein and McCabe. Geltzer served during the Obama administration and advised the Justice Department's leadership on CFIUS matters, but did not join the administration until 2013 after this deal was made.

President Trump weighed in today on the Uranium One deal struck under former President Obama's administration, and called it "Watergate modern age".

"We have kind of agreed that each side is going to do its own thing", Feinstein said.

Twice failed Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton isn't thrilled about new reports exposing additional corruption around the Uranium One deal.

FBI's timeline in respect to charging decisions. Counterintelligence investigations are some of the most closely held in the FBI.

On Tuesday, the two Republican chairmen of the House Judiciary and Oversight committees ― Rep. But he has continued to be involved with some aspects of it, including signing subpoenas.

The informant's attorney tells CNN the informant has a lot of information about corruption that has not come out yet. Obama's representative declined to comment.

House Judiciary Chairman Robert Goodlatte, R-Va., and Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said the inquiry will be aimed at the FBI and its decisions in the Clinton investigation.



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