Fox News has published a little set of text messages between FBI Deputy Andrew McCabe along with his DOJ Attorney Lisa Page. The set of messages released come coming from the device(s) of Lisa Page along with outlines in which she must have shared with investigators the totality of her texting along with not just messages between herself along with FBI Special Agent Peter Strzok.
The aspect covered within the Discharge speaks to a concern coming from Main Justice toward the FBI application of the FISA warrant used against Carter Page. Specifically, concerns held by Stuart Evans, then the DOJ’s National Security Division deputy assistant attorney general, about the bias held by the FBI source, Christopher Steele.
FOX NEWS – Just nine days before the FBI applied for a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrant to surveil a top Trump campaign aide, bureau officials were battling that has a senior Justice Department official who had “continued concerns” about the “possible bias” of a source pivotal to the application, according to internal text messages obtained by Fox News.
The 2016 messages, sent between former FBI lawyer Lisa Page along with then-FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, also reveal in which bureau brass circulated at least two anti-Trump blog articles, including a Lawfare blog post sent shortly after Election Day in which called Trump possibly “among the major threats to the security of the country.” (read more)
The issues presented within the Fox article are well known along with have been widely discussed. Essentially further evidence of some people within Main Justice having concerns with the FBI’s aggressive approach toward gaining a sketchy FISA warrant.
However, the revelation in which Lisa Page shared text messages beyond those previously outlined in communication with Peter Strzok currently leads to a possibility in which investigators have much more internal communication in which previously understood. the idea would certainly appear Ms. Page was considerably more forthcoming than different members of the little group.
Additionally, the leaking of in which information to Fox News might indicate the investigation by Inspector General Michael Horowitz could be approaching completion.