Barr Appoints U.S. Attorney to Investigate Origins of Russia Probe

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"I'm just going on what Peter Strzrok said", replied Gowdy, referring to the lead FBI investigator who revealed his intent to prevent Trump from being elected in text messages with his Federal Bureau of Investigation lawyer paramour. "I'd wait for the outcome of that to determine if there needs to be more investigations".

Congressional Republicans have also indicated they intend to examine how the investigation that has shadowed Trump's presidency began and whether there are any legal concerns.

Durham's investigative experience should concern those who may have used the Justice Department, the FBI, and other resources of the federal government to attempt to smear Trump, even to the point of driving him from office.

Brennan includes Attorney General Barr in his criticism because he said that Barr hasn't gone out of his way to dismiss the spying claim.

Trump and his GOP allies also assert the dossier was the genesis of Mueller's Russian Federation probe. Although his report documented numerous contacts between Trump's campaign and Russian officials, he could not establish evidence that members of Trump's campaign illegally conspired with Russia.

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"So if you are a Democrat, I think you would be really anxious to see the appointment of a career prosecutor like this".

"I didn't understand his answer because I certainly thought the attorney general answered it perfectly", Trump told reporters Tuesday.

Barr angered Democrats last month when he told them he believed spying on Trump's 2016 presidential campaign had occurred.

Trump has insisted that the Russian Federation investigation was politically motivated and concocted from false allegations to spy on his campaign and ultimately undermine his presidency.

Deirdre Daly, a former U.S. Attorney appointed by Barack Obama, agreed that this is an unusual investigation, but also that Durham is the right person to take a look.

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A source familiar with the matter confirmed to ABC News Tuesday that CIA Director Gina Haspel and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats are also cooperating with Barr's investigation.

Durham's team was responsible for indicting Bulger cronies Stephen "The Rifleman" Flemmi and special agent John Connolly Jr. portrayed in "Black Mass", according to The Day.

Then, in 2008, Attorney General Michael Mukasey (under Republican President George W. Bush) asked Durham to investigate the destruction of videotapes by the Central Intelligence Agency in 2005, which documented the torture of terrorism suspects.

In November 2017, then Attorney General Jeff Sessions appointed John Huber, the USA attorney in Utah, to work with Horowitz to determine whether or not allegations of FISA abuse warrant investigation.

Durham, the United States attorney in CT, has a history of serving as a special prosecutor investigating potential wrongdoing among national security officials, including the F.B.I.'s ties to a crime boss in Boston and accusations of C.I.A. abuses of detainees.

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