NBC News Claims Conservatives Paid For Steele Dossier

nbc news claims conservatives paid for steele dossier

NBC News falsely claimed in a Monday article that a conservative outlet first funded the anti-Trump dossier compiled by former British agent Christopher Steele.

NBC News Claims Conservatives Paid For Steele Dossier

NBC News: Conservatives Funded The Dossier (September 10, 2018)

Clark linked to a Washington Post timeline about the dossier that actually refuted his own claim that it was funded by conservatives.

The timeline shows that The Washington Free Beacon paid Fusion GPS for opposition research on Trump in 2015. In spring 2016, the Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee took over payment for the opposition research. Fusion GPS did not contract with Steele to compile the dossier until after the Free Beacon ceased payment.

“None of the work product that the Free Beacon received appears in the Steele dossier,” Free Beacon editor in chief Matthew Continetti and chairman Michael Goldfarb said about their involvement with Fusion GPS.

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