- Donald Trump has called the Christopher Steele dossier "fake news" and "phony stuff," but is it?
- Nick Dowling says the material may or may not be true, but we can't dismiss it lightly
Nick Dowling has worked with the intelligence community as a customer, producer, and policymaker for more than 20 years. He was director of European Affairs on the National Security Council staff at the White House during the Clinton administration. He worked closely with former MI6 officials in private intelligence work. He is currently president and CEO of IDS International, which provides training, research, logistics, and cyber security work for the United States government. The opinions expressed in this commentary are his.
(CNN)Donald Trump has called the Christopher Steele dossier "fake news" and "phony stuff," but is it?