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Thursday, October 4, 2018

Attorney General Jeff Sessions Served Subpoena for FISA Documents

The Subpoena states that on October 4, 2018, at 12:00 p.m., Sessions is “hereby commanded to be and appear before the Committee on the Judiciary of the House of Representatives” to produce three documents “in un-redacted form”

The McCabe Memos include:

  • Real-time debriefs from former FBI Director James Comey after his meetings with Trump.
  • A memo on the May 16, 2017 meeting where Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein allegedly suggested he would wear a wire to secretly tape President Trump, which would then be used to enlist Cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office. McCabe and former FBI counsel Lisa Page were among several people in the room. (Fox News)
(2) The Woods File: includes (a) the application for a FISA (Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act) order authorizing surveillance on Carter Page; and (b) “any document concerning or relating to any attempt to verify the accuracy of any alleged facts stated in the FISA applications for Mr. [Carter] Page.”

(3) Russian interference: “All documents and communications shared with the Gang of Eight* in May 2018 related to the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election.”
*On May 24, 2018, FBI and Justice Department officials briefed the bipartisan group of lawmakers known as the “Gang of 8” on classified documents related to Special Counsel Mueller’s Russia investigation. The “Gang of 8” are:
  1. Sen. Richard Burr (R-NC), Chair of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.
  2. Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-KY), Senate Majority Leader.
  3. Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Minority Leader.
  4. Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA), Vice Chair of the Senate Intelligence Committee.
  5. Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), Chair of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence.
  6. Rep. Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), House Minority Leader.
  7. Rep. Paul Ryan (R-WI), House Speaker.
  8. Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee.

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