Email Timeline Post Election 2016
Original Email Timeline – Pre-Election 2016
August - 2016
August – November, 2016: Obama White House keeps key officials in dark about Brennan’s Russia intel
August 2016 – Strzok travels to London re Mifsud; would find one of his most notable contacts is prominent British diplomat, Claire Smith
August 3, 2016 – Strzok/Page texts debate whether to share details with DOJ on key London meeting
August 4, 2016 – Brennan briefs Obama on Putin’s attempts to discredit the U.S. presidential race
August 4, 2016 – Judge Napolitano: “Obama used the British GCHQ to spy on the Trump Team”
August 4, 2016 – A few operational details of the CIA/NSA/FBI/White House counterintelligence investigation into the Trump campaign
August 4, 2016 – CIA director Brennan convenes a secret task force at CIA headquarters
August 4, 2016 – Did the CIA attempt to withhold information from FBI about their source inside the Kremlin?
August 6, 2016 – Strzok/Page text suggest Strzok is “meant to protect the country from that menace”
August 08, 2016 - A Donald Trump confidant claims to be in contact with the head of WikiLeaks and predicts a future release of Clinton Foundation material.
August 9, 2016 – In response to Brennan’s warnings, Rice, Haines and Monaco convene meetings in the Situation Room
August 9, 2016 – The most damaging text between Strzok and Page suggests they will stop Trump from becoming president
August 10, 2016 - Cheryl Mills answers additional questions she failed to answer in her deposition.
August 10, 2016 – FBI’s Peter Strozk, Lisa Page, Jonathan Moffa and others, discuss Seth Rich in mostly redacted emails
August 2016 – January 2017: Stephen Somma, FBI counterintelligence investigator, made significant errors and omissions in Carter Page FISA applications
August 11, 2016 - Rudy Giuliani claims to know of some FBI agents who are embarrassed by Comey’s decision not to recommend indicting Clinton.
August 12, 2016 - Whoever hacked DNC and other Democrat-related emails in the last year may have also targeted Republicans.
August 12, 2016 - The State Department will release all of Clinton’s work-related emails recovered by the FBI.
August 14, 2016 – Manafort and the handwritten “black ledger” in Ukraine makes its first appearance
August 2016 – Head of GCHQ, Robert Hannigan, flies to Washington and briefs John Brennan on an alleged stream of illicit communications between Trump’s team and Moscow
August 15, 2016 - Two Republican Congresspeople specifically point out the comments they believe make Clinton guilty of perjury.
August 15, 2016 – Strzok/Page text message says ‘We Can’t Take That Risk’ — discusses ‘Insurance Policy’ Against Trump presidency
August 15, 2016 – In response to Brennan’s warnings, Jeh Johnson floats the idea of designating state voting mechanisms as “critical infrastructure”
August 16-24, 2016 – New Strzok-Page emails reveal FBI gave special treatment to Clinton’s demands for email investigation information just before election
August 16, 2016 – Strzok approves the Crossfire Razor (Flynn) sub-investigation of Crossfire Hurricane
August 16, 2016 - The FBI gives Congress some classified documents from its Clinton email investigation.
August 17, 2016 – Trump himself was the target of Obama administration’s Russia probe
August 17, 2016 – The FBI Crossfire Hurricane team uses a ‘security’ and ‘defensive’ briefing to spy on Trump and Flynn
August 18, 2016 - The Clinton Foundation’s computer network may have been recently hacked.
August 18, 2016 - The Clinton Foundation claims its computers have not been hacked.
August 18, 2016 – A Strzok/Page email discusses setting up an intelligence briefing for Clinton and Trump, and new “sources in DNI”
August 19, 2016 – Manafort resigns as Trump campaign manager
August 19, 2016 – In an effort to help Clinton win the presidency, Ukrainian official Serhiy Leshchenko releases a document that is purported to show payments to Manafort, and then brags in a tweet
August 19, 2016 – Audio recording of Biden and Ukraine president Poroshenko yucking it up over Trump choosing Manafort
August 19, 2016 - A judge rules that Clinton can respond to a deposition with written answers instead of being questioned in person.
August 21, 2016 - A Tweet predicting trouble for Clinton’s campaign chair will later lead to accusations of collusion between WikiLeaks and Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.
August 22, 2016 - A Congressperson issues subpoenas to three companies that helped manage Clinton’s private email server.
August 22, 2016 - Chaffetz claims the FBI’s Clinton investigation documents given to Congress are overly classified.
August 22, 2016 - The State Department is ordered to review nearly 15,000 Clinton emails for public release, but it is unclear how many of these are previously unreleased work-related emails.
August 23, 2016 - US officials believe hackers have been targeting the New York Times and other US news outlets, and the Russian government might be responsible.
August 24, 2016 - WikiLeaks plans to release “significant” information linked to Clinton’s presidential campaign before the November 2016 election.
August 25, 2016 - It is alleged that Clinton’s lawyers used a computer program to make sure her deleted emails couldn’t be recovered.
August 25, 2016 – CIA director John Brennan briefs Harry Reid and other “Gang of Eight” members on Russia’s efforts to help Trump
August 25-27, 2016 – The newly appointed Ukrainian prosecutor who settled the Burisma investigation, is wooed to visit D.C. and meet with Clinton’s campaign
August 26, 2016 - Clinton says she is sure that there are no damaging emails and/or Clinton Foundation controversies still to be made public.
August 26, 2016 – Newly released Strzok/Page emails reveal a discussion about Clinton intent and an apology during her FBI interview, but it is not in the 302 report
August 26, 2016 – More Strzok/Page texts that express anger at Trey Gowdy and smelling Trump support at Walmart
August 27, 2016 – In response to Brennan’s briefing, Senator Harry Reid writes to Comey, calling for the FBI to open an investigation into Russian influence over Trump
August 28, 2016 - Colin Powell warns the Clinton campaign to not compare his AOL account to the Clinton private server.
August 29, 2016 - Huma Abedin initiates a divorce after her husband is caught in a sex scandal; this will have an impact on Clinton’s email controversy.
August 29, 2016 – Harry Reid cites evidence of Russian tampering in US vote, and seeks FBI inquiry
August 29, 2016 – Another contractor for the NSA is arrested for what the government calls the largest theft of classified information in U.S. history
August 30, 2016 - The State Department says that around 30 Clinton emails discovered by the FBI could relate to Benghazi.
August 30, 2016 – A Comey email copied to Lisa Page reveals he visited the White House for two meetings, “both went well” and there was “great interest in what each of us is doing”
August 31, 2016 – A newly released Strzok/Page email reveals a discussion about a media report on FBI finding ‘hundreds and likely thousands’ of Clinton violations of the Federal Records Act
August 31 or September 1, 2016: Secret FBI source for Russia investigation, Sam Clovis, met with Trump advisor, Carter Page, during campaign