Hillary Clinton paid for Donald Trump dossier on Russian Federation

Breaking WaPo bombshell report reveals who paid for Trump dossier

Clinton campaign, DNC paid for research that led to Russia dossier

"To aid in its representation of the Clinton presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee, Perkins Coie retained Fusion GPS, entering into an engagement for research services that began in April 2016 and concluded before the election in early November", the source said. Elias is the lawyer representing Hillary Clinton's campaign and the DNC. Add Donald Trump as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Donald Trump news, video, and analysis from ABC News.

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., has gone over the heads of the panel's Democrats to subpoena Fusion GPS's bank records, which would likely show who paid for the research.

The person familiar with the matter, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss confidential client matters, said the arrangement was brokered by Marc Elias, a lawyer for the campaign and the DNC, and his law firm of Perkins Coie.

Even before that deal, Fusion GPS's research into Mr Trump was funded by a rival in the Republican presidential primary election.

"You can love Donald Trump and still believe that the idea that the Russians, the Democrats and the Federal Bureau of Investigation co-funded a dossier created to discredit Trump's 2016 campaign is totally bonkers". "But let's be clear, there is a serious federal investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, and the American public deserves to know what happened".

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DNC communications director Xochitl Hinojosa said in a statement Tuesday: "Tom Perez and the new leadership of the DNC were not involved in any decision-making regarding Fusion GPS, nor were they aware that Perkins Coie was working with the organization".

On January 10, minutes after CNN published a report revealing the existence of the Russian dossier, Buzzfeed published the actual Russian dossier. The person said Trump, by virtue of his extensive global business dealings, was seen as a natural target for complicated opposition research overseas.

The Clinton campaign and the DNC declined to comment to the Post. "But let's be clear, there is a serious federal investigation into the Trump campaign's ties to Russian Federation, and the American public deserves to know what happened".

"It is relevant who paid for the dossier".

Still, the president and his supporters have seized on the new details about the DNC-Clinton role to push their view that the various Russian Federation investigations - from Capitol Hill to Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller - are based on a fraudulent, politically inspired hit job.

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Last week, Fusion GPS executives invoked their constitutional right not to answer questions from the House Intelligence Committee.

Trump alleged that "only because it's going to come out in a court case, they said yes, they did it, they admitted it".

So, how did it take this long to know about who funded this unverified dossier?

The briefing, which was classified, was presented by four senior USA intelligence chiefs, including then-FBI Director James Comey.

But the USA intelligence community months ago concluded that Russian President Vladimir Putin personally directed an effort to undermine US democratic elections and to help Trump claim the White House.

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