Comer downplays significance of now-indicted informant in Biden impeach probe

House Oversight Committee Chairman James Comer on Sunday stood by his decision to investigate the claims of an FBI informant who is currently being indicted as part of a Republican investigation into the Biden family’s business dealings. Comer said the accusations by longtime FBI informant and now-turned-crime Alexander Smirnov, which Republicans spent months trying to […]

Judge suggests indicted FBI informant was planning to flee

A California district judge has suggested that the lawyer for a former FBI informant falsely accused of accepting bribes from President Biden was planning to help his client escape ahead of his trial. In a brief order unsealed Friday, Judge Otis Wright said lawyers for confidential source Alexander Smirnov suspect he was planning to leave […]

FBI informant accused of lying about Biden bribery allegation rearrested

The FBI informant accused by special counsel David Weiss of fabricating a $10 million bribery scandal against President Biden and his eldest son Hunter was released Thursday, two days after his release, in what his lawyers called “bizarre circumstances.” was arrested again. Alexander Smirnov, 43, was taken into custody at the downtown Las Vegas law […]