Trump Sees Start Of ‘Mueller Witch Hunt’ In Carter Page FISA Warrant

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Saagar Enjeti White House Correspondent
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President Donald Trump reacted angrily to the release of the Department of Justice’s FISA warrant application on his former campaign aide Carter Page, in a series of Monday morning tweets.

“So we now find out that it was indeed the unverified and Fake Dirty Dossier, that was paid for by Crooked Hillary Clinton and the DNC, that was knowingly & falsely submitted to FISA and which was responsible for starting the totally conflicted and discredited Mueller Witch Hunt!” Trump tweeted.

“The FBI believes Page has been the subject of targeted recruitment by the Russian government,” the warrant said, referencing Page’s past work for the Trump 2016 campaign. The FISA warrant demonstrated the long-standing claims from conservative lawmakers that the unverified opposition research dossier compiled by Christopher Steele played a key role in the application.

Trump referenced commentary by Judicial Watch’s Tom Fitton saying: