Actor James Woods celebrated the release Friday of House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes’ much-anticipated memo by dropping a lethal truth bomb.
“Beware traitors both foreign and domestic. The #Democrats managed to use both and still lost a rigged election. #MemoDay,” he wrote Friday afternoon on Twitter.
View the tweet below:
— James Woods (@RealJamesWoods) February 2, 2018
To understand the meaning of Woods’ tweet, you must first understand the contents of the actual memo itself.
Compiled by Nunes, the memo outlines how the Obama administration exploited a surveillance program in order to spy on the 2016 election campaign of current President Donald Trump.
The memo states that the phony “dossier” compiled by former British spy Christopher Steele and the research firm Fusion GPS at the behest of the Democrat National Committee and Democrat presidential nominee Hillary Clinton was used by the DOJ and FBI to obtain a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court warrant against Trump’s foreign policy adviser, Carter Page.
To make matters worse, the DOJ and FBI failed to disclose to the court exactly who had financed the dossier, meaning they essentially “lied to the FISA Court about the grounds for a warrant,” as noted by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro for The Daily Wire.
“The memo states, ‘The application does not mention Steele was ultimately working on behalf of — and paid by — the DNC and Clinton campaign, or that the FBI had separately authorized payment to Steele for the same information’” Shapiro pointed out. “Furthermore, the FBI did not independently verify the claims of the Steele…Read More