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In his letter Wednesday night to Toensing, Senate Judiciary Committee chairman Chuck Grassley expressed concern that the Obama administration agreed to the deal while the FBI had evidence of Russian collusion and corruption, and questioned whether that posed a national security threat."It appears that your client possesses unique information about the Uranium One/Rosatom transaction and how the Justice Department handled the criminal investigation into the Russian criminal conspiracy," Grassley stated in the letter obtained by . Department of Homeland Security last week, Grassley wrote he was not convinced of assurances the Obama administration gave in 2015 that no evidence existed suggesting they should block the Uranium One deal.He went really crazy right and got a big audience, and he dragged [Sean] Hannity to the dark side. And these guys—I used to talk to them all the time.And suddenly they’re beating the living s— out of me,” Boehner told Alberta, directing most of his ire at Hannity. ” Boehner’s comments also drew a reaction for former Fox News talker Bill O’Reilly, whom the House Speaker didn’t mention specifically in his comments.
Republicans still have until the end of the month before procedural rules in the Senate make it more difficult for the party to do away with the ACA.
Department of Justice officials threatened the informant in a lawsuit litigated during November’s presidential election when he attempted to disclose some of the findings, forcing him to step back from taking legal action, his lawyer Victoria Toensing told The Hill.
The informant, whose identity has not been made public, could not disclose information he gathered over a nearly five-year period because he signed a nondisclosure agreement with the FBI, according to Toensing.
Keep up with this story and more During his service, the informant collected financial records, made secret recordings and intercepted emails dating back to 2009 that showed that Moscow was involved in bribery and kickbacks with an American uranium trucking company.
The CFIUS unanimously agreed to a partial sale of the Canadian mining company Uranium One to Rosatom, a major Russian nuclear company, effectively handing Moscow control of 20 percent of the U. Though FBI officials held evidence on the investigation in 20, the Department of Justice waited until 2014 to bring forth charges.