On Thursday, the House of Representatives released the declassified intelligence committee testimony of Fusion GPS founder Glenn Simpson — and journalists immediately began perusing the 165 pages for clues. The lengthy interview contained ample twists and turns, but below are five of the biggest...
The House Intelligence Committee released the transcript of its interview with Glenn Simpson, the cofounder of the opposition research firm Fusion GPS. The transcript left a massive pile of breadcrumbs for Trump-Russia investigatorsShow More Summary
Glenn Simpson was questioned as part of an investigation into Russian election interference.
On Thursday, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence released the transcript from its interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson from last November. The House Intel Committee has released the transcript of their interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson. Show More Summary
The House Intelligence Committee has released the transcript of its interview with Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson, who commissioned the controversial Trump-Russia dossier. Simpson testified to the House Intelligence Committee behind closed doors for several hours in November 2017. His...
As expected, the House intelligence committee on Thursday released the transcript of its interview with Glenn Simpson, whose political research firm Fusion GPS looked into potential ties between President Donald Trump and the Russian government. The committee had unanimously approved the transcript’s release. Last week, Sen. Show More Summary
Maxim Zmeyev/Reuters Glenn Simpson, the co-founder of opposition research firm Fusion GPS, told Congress in November that the Russian government appeared to “purge” people after his firm’s research on President Trump’s alleged Kremlin connections became public. Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) It was only last week that Senator Feinstein released the transcript of Glenn Simpson’s interview with the Senate Judiciary Committee staff. There is so much we don’t yet know about the Trump/Russia collusion illusion, this was a notable moment. Show More Summary
Last Tuesday Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) unilaterally released the full August 2017 testimony of Glenn Simpson from Fusion GPS. Fusion GPS was hired by Democrats after John Podesta’s emails were leaked online by Wikileaks back in June 2016. Show More Summary
SIGNS POINT TO YES: Did Glenn Simpson Lie to Congress? Yes, after a year of wall-to-wall reporting inspired by or based on charges in the Steele dossier, the New York Times broke a story right before New Year’s Eve—a traditional dumping ground for bad news—stating that the FBI’s Russia investigation into the Trump campaign in […]
Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee want its Republican chairman, Devin Nunes, to release the transcript of the panel's interview with Fusion GPS cofounder Glenn Simpson. Fusion GPS wants the transcript released, too. The House...Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — Twenty-three years ago, I arrived at the Wall Street Journal’s Washington bureau as a congressional reporter at about the same time as a scruffy and perpetually untucked fellow named Glenn Simpson. I’ve been friends with “Shaggy,” as I dubbed him, ever since. Over the years, I’ve watched him make mischief: exposing the Clintons’ [...]Show More Summary
Glenn Simpson’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee, released this week, is a tale of two research projects. One is about the financier turned criminal-justice crusader William F. Browder. The other is about the American president, Donald J. Trump. Taken together, they shed light on...
Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) unilaterally released Fusion GPS’s full testimony from an August 2017 interview Tuesday. Senate Judiciary Chair Chuck Grassley’s spox responded immediately Tuesday to Feinstein’s unilateral move: “It’s...Show More Summary
(Scott Johnson) John Cassidy reviews the transcript of Glenn Simpson’s interview with the Senate Judiciary Committee staff for readers of the New Yorker in “The Digger Who Commissioned the Trump-Russia Dossier Speaks.” As one might infer...Show More Summary
To the editor: Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.) is to be commended for releasing the August 2017 Senate Judiciary Committee testimony of Glenn Simpson, co-founder of Fusion GPS, the firm responsible for the research leading to the controversial dossier on President Trump. (“Sen. Dianne Feinstein...
Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) unilaterally released Fusion GPS’s full testimony from an August 2017 interview Tuesday. Congressional investigators interviewed Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson about the Russia dossier; Republican leaders pushed back on the release of the transcript. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow reads highlights from the Fusion GPS Senate Judiciary transcript in which co-founder Glenn Simpson describes the broad scope of their project and how the opacity of Donald Trump's Russia dealings caused them to seek out a Russia specialist.
MOLLIE HEMINGWAY: 10 Takeaways From Glenn Simpson’s Fusion GPS Senate Testimony.
(Scott Johnson) Yesterday I posted 15 notes plus an afterthought on the transcript of the Senate Judiciary Committee staff interview of Fusion GPS principal Glenn Simpson. I want briefly to round up my number of notes to 20. 16. The express terms under which Simpson testified do not appear in the transcript. Show More Summary