Obama Campaign Hired Fusion GPS to Character Assassinate Romney – Hid
Payments Through Law Firm Perkins Coie
new book titled ‘Russian
Roulette‘ reveals Barack Obama used Fusion GPS to investigate Mitt
Romney during the 2012 presidential election.
just like Crooked Hillary did during the 2016 election, Obama’s camp hid
the payments to Fusion GPS through the law firm Perkins Coie.
Ross of the Daily Caller reported:
Barack Obama presidential campaign hired Fusion GPS in 2012 to dig up
dirt on Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney, according to a
book released on Tuesday.
Obama campaign hid its payments to Fusion GPS through its law firm,
Perkins Coie. The arrangement is similar to the one that the Clinton
campaign and Democratic National Committee used to pay Fusion for its
investigation of then-aDonald Trump in 2016.
had become standard practice in the shadowy world of ‘oppo’ research,
the Obama campaign’s payments to Fusion GPS were never publicly
disclosed; the money paid to the investigative firm was reported on
campaign disclosure reports as legal bills to the campaign’s law firm,
Perkins Coie,” the book reads.
Obama for America committee paid Perkins Coie around $3 million during
the 2012 election cycle, according to filings with
the Federal Election Commission, A vast majority of the payments were
earmarked for “Legal Services.”
book “Russian Roulette: The Inside Story of Putin’s War on America and
Donald Trump’s Election” is written by Yahoo! News’ Michael Isikoff and
David Corn of Mother Jones. Both reporters met with Christopher Steele
during the election.
Isikoff wrote the Yahoo!
News article about Carter Page in September of
2016 which was used as means to corroborate Christopher Steele’s claims
Trump’s camp had secret connections to the Kremlin.
Corn wrote an article about the dossier in Mother Jones in October of 2016
right before the election. He hinted at the dossier and claimed a former
spy compiled a series of memos of Trump’s connections to Russia yet never
reported on the salacious claims nor did he name Christopher Steele.
Clinton’s campaign and the DNC were hit with an FEC
complaint in October of 2017 for violating
campaign finance law because they failed to disclose payments for the
Post first revealed Hillary’s
camp and the DNC paid for the phony Russia dossier.