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Wed Jul 22, 2020, 08:17 PM

Russian Allies Helping Trump Win Reelection Have A Partner In Wisconsin Republican

(HuffPost) Sen. Ron Johnson will not say where material to investigate Joe Biden is coming from, but a former pro-Russian lawmaker in Ukraine has said he is a source.

WASHINGTON ― Allies of Russian dictator Vladimir Putin hoping to give President Donald Trump a second term in office appear to have a new partner: Republican Ron Johnson, who is using his Senate committee to renew debunked allegations against presumptive Democratic nominee Joe Biden.

Johnson, a second-term senator from Wisconsin who chairs the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, is leading an investigation into the former vice president nearly identical to the one Trump pushed for in Ukraine that led to his impeachment earlier this year, and which echoes allegations being made in Russian-owned propaganda outlets.

On Wednesday, Johnson denied being part of any Russian effort. “This is all being fabricated by Democrats. Have them point to something that we’ve released that’s Russian disinformation,” he told HuffPost. “We’re gathering information, but I’m not aware of anything that is Russian disinformation.”

One former pro-Russian Ukrainian lawmaker, though, told The Washington Post that material showing the former vice president’s efforts to get a Ukrainian prosecutor fired has been turned over to Johnson’s committee. Oleksandr Onyshchenko is among a group of pro-Russian Ukrainians, including one graduate of a KGB school, who have ramped up claims against Biden and released batches of edited audiotapes.

They have said more material would be released closer to the election, when it would be more useful to Trump.

(Read More) https://www.huffpost.com/entry/trump-senator-ron-johnson-russia_n_5f18a367c5b6f2f6c9f0dc85

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Response to FM123 (Original post)

Wed Jul 22, 2020, 09:14 PM

1. The October surprise..has already been rolled out and didn't stick..this isn't 2016

We’re on to you asshole repuke johnson

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Wed Jul 22, 2020, 09:33 PM

2. Guess it's no secret now. ...nt

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Wed Jul 22, 2020, 10:03 PM

3. Media needs to start labeling these republicans as traitors.

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