Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., said he has seen the scope memo for special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 campaign.
The House Intelligence Committee’s top Republican slipped the news in at the end of an interview Wednesday evening with Fox News host Sean Hannity.
“I was finally able to see the scope memo,” he said. “And remember, I had these concerns that it was based upon the Steele dossier.”
The California congressman said he could not talk about what is in the memo, but noted that Mueller’s report was “probably, largely based on” British ex-spy Christopher Steele’s unverified dossier on President Trump’s ties to Russia.
The Justice Department and House Intelligence Committee struck a deal last month for access to underlying material to…