Justin Green Jan 10, 2017
CNN: Trump & Obama briefed on Russian leverage campaign
CNN has a lengthy new report by a group of reporters — including Jake Tapper, Evan Perez, Carl Bernstein and Jim Sciutto — claiming that U.S. intelligence officials have warned Trump that Russia is trying to compromise him.
- Trump and Obama were briefed last week on a two-page synopsis of a report compiled by a former British spy at the behest of opposition researchers.
- The briefers were the heads of the four main intelligence agencies: The FBI, CIA, NSA and Director of National Intelligence.
- The briefing was on "allegations that Russian operatives claim to have compromising personal and financial information about Mr. Trump..."