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Friday, September 16, 2022

A former high-level FBI agent who was involved in the investigation into the Trump campaign's contacts with Russia during the 2016 election has himself come under scrutiny by federal prosecutors for his ties with Russia and other foreign governments.



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Late last year, according to internal court documents obtained by Insider, US attorneys secretly convened a grand jury that examined the conduct of Charles McGonigal, the former head of counterintelligence at the FBI field office in New York City. The Justice Department declined to comment on what the grand jury was investigating or whether it remained ongoing. But a witness subpoena obtained by Insider seems to indicate that the government, in part, was looking into McGonigal's business dealings with a top aide to Oleg Deripaska, the billionaire Russian oligarch who was at the center of allegations that Russia colluded with the Trump campaign to interfere in the 2016 election.

Remember when the NYC field office was referred to as Trumpland back in 2016?:

How Rogue Agents in the FBI's NY Field Office Helped Elect Trump

Comey testified that agents were leaking information about Clinton's emails to Rudy Giuliani.

Wasn't there supposed to be some kind of DOJ IG investigation into those FBI leaks to Rudy in the fall of 2016?

#1 | Posted by Gal_Tuesday at 2022-09-15 08:01 PM | Reply


Didn't the FBI hire and paid a Russian informant against Trump?

How Rogue Agents in the FBI's NY Field Office Helped Elect Trump

What happened to the Russians? Funny how Lumpers keep changing the tune.

#2 | Posted by oneironaut at 2022-09-15 08:50 PM | Reply

What happened to the Russians?


Last seen retreating to their border with Ukraine.

#3 | Posted by Zed at 2022-09-15 09:32 PM | Reply


#4 | Posted by LegallyYourDead at 2022-09-16 05:44 PM | Reply

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