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Fallout: Nuclear Bribes, Russian Spies, and the Washington Lies that Enriched the Clinton and Biden Dynasties

Fallout: Nuclear Bribes, Russian Spies, and the Washington Lies that Enriched the Clinton and Biden Dynasties

by John Solomon, Seamus Bruner


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"This book is a MUST BUY!" – President Donald J. Trump

"The Russia and Ukraine scandals are unraveled, corruption and greed exposed. No one is better at uncovering the truth than these two investigative journalists." – Gregg Jarrett, FOX News legal analyst and author of the #1 NYT bestsellers The Russia Hoax and Witch Hunt

An exhaustively researched book that reads like an investigative thriller, Fallout reveals how Obama’s “Russian Reset” led to corruption, scandal, and a desperate bid to impeach Donald Trump.

In 2015, a major story broke exposing Hillary Clinton’s role in approving the sale of American uranium assets to the Russian state nuclear agency, Rosatom. Not only did the sale of Uranium One put 20 percent of America’s domestic uranium supply under the control of Vladimir Putin, there was also evidence that the Clintons themselves had hugely profited from the deal.

When presidential candidate Donald Trump made Uranium One the centerpiece of his “Crooked Hillary” attacks, the Clinton team feared its potential to damage Hillary’s campaign. Others in the Obama-Biden camp worried that if elected, Trump would expose their role in selling out America’s security to Putin. Their desperate need to neutralize the issue led them to launch an unprecedented investigation into the Trump campaign’s purported ties to Russia.

The infamous Steele dossier, produced by Clinton-connected Fusion GPS, sparked an investigation under FBI Director James Comey. Instead of ending after the election, the investigation grew bigger, eventually leading to Comey’s firing and the appointment of Special Counsel Robert Mueller. When Mueller failed to find grounds for impeachment, Democrats seized on an ambiguous phone call with the Ukrainian president as a pretext to remove Trump from office. This gambit blew up in their faces when it exposed the secrets that Democrats tried hard to keep buried.

An indispensable guide to the hidden background of recent events, Fallout shows how Putin’s bid for nuclear dominance produced a series of political scandals that ultimately posed one of the greatest threats to our democracy in modern American history.

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781642935714
Publisher: Bombardier Books
Publication date: 07/14/2020
Pages: 352
Sales rank: 107,434
Product dimensions: 6.20(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

John Solomon is the award-winning author of DSK: The Scandal that Brought Down Dominique Strauss-Kahn. During his quarter-century career in print and broadcast media, Solomon has covered a variety of issues, from the convicted serial killer, Jeffrey Dahmer, to an in-depth look at teachers who returned to classrooms after child molestation convictions. In 2008, Solomon joined The Washington Times as executive editor. Before joining the Times, Solomon was a national investigative correspondent at The Washington Post, where he uncovered former New York mayor Rudolph Giuliani’s secret security firm clients, former senator John Edwards’ relationship with a controversial hedge fund, and the FBI’s misuse of an anti-terrorism tool that allowed agents to gather phone and computer records of Americans without court approval.

Seamus Bruner is the author of Compromised: How Money and Politics Drive FBI Corruption and the Associate Director of Research at the Government Accountability Institute. Bruner has worked with Peter Schweizer since 2011 and GAI since 2013, providing research and support for numerous New York Times bestsellers. Bruner’s research has been featured on the front page of top publications like The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post and resulted in multiple 60 Minutes exposés. Bruner has discussed the results of his findings on national TV and radio.

Table of Contents

Foreword Peter Schweizer xi

Chapter 1 Putin's Nuclear Conquest: The Uncanny Origins of Trump's Impeachment 1

Chapter 2 Putin and the Oligarchs: How Putin Used the Soviet Playbook and Weaponized Energy Deals 14

Chapter 3 Putin's Coldest War: The Strategic Quest for Global Nuclear Dominance 38

Chapter 4 Obama's Nuclear Cronies: How a Young Anti-Nuclear Activist Grew Up to Become a Pro-Nuclear President 55

Chapter 5 Clinton Cash (Part II): From Kazakhstan to Russia, with Love and Money 79

Chapter 6 Putin and The Pastor: A Nuclear Bribery Plot Exposed 102

Chapter 7 The Gatekeepers of CFIUS: How Clinton Turned a National Security Review into a Tollbooth (and How Obama Allowed It) 127

Chapter 8 Reset Cracks and Skolkovo Hacks: The Russian-Silicon Valley Tech Transfer 152

Chapter 9 The Ukraine Boomerang: Obama's Russia Failures Unleash New Chaos and Cronyism in Ukraine 173

Chapter 10 Uranium One, Spygate, and Impeachment: What They Portend for the Future 206

Endnotes 218

Acknowledgments 329

Index 330

About the Authors 338

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