A senior Department of Justice official says he repeatedly and specifically told top officials at the FBI and DOJ that the dossier by Christopher Steele was biased and his employer Fusion GPS’ had conflicts of interest, information they kept hidden from the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court.
If the FBI can open up a secret counterintelligence investigation of the president based on its belief that his actions threaten national security, it would chill controversial presidential foreign policy actions that the Constitution says are solely the president’s decisions to make.
However, many Americans still believe the actions of law enforcement officials were justified because they became so concerned by the president’s behavior that they began investigating whether he had been working on behalf of Russia against American interests.
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