Email Timeline Post Election 2016
Original Email Timeline – Pre-Election 2016
Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI)
1991 – 2019: A mini-timeline highlighting some of Robert Mueller’s career as FBI director and now special counsel to the Trump/Russia collusion investigation
October 29, 2008 – Podesta emails suggest FBI denies security clearance for top Obama National Security Advisor
2009 – FBI Director Mueller asks Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska to spend his own money and help rescue FBI agent, Robert Levinson in Iran
January 21, 2009 - Hundreds of Clinton’s emails are printed out by a Bill Clinton staffer; he may have a relevant security clearance.
January 21, 2009 - Hundreds of classified emails are sent or received by Clinton while she is outside the US, including some to or from President Obama.
January 21, 2009 - Clinton may regularly carry two mobile devices at once, although she will later claim otherwise.
January 21, 2009 - Clinton’s frequently discarded BlackBerrys are sometimes destroyed and sometimes disappear.
February 12, 2009 - An email suggests Clinton gets a new cell phone, despite her later claims that she didn’t use one.
2009 – 2010: FBI watches then acts as Russian spy moves closer to Hillary Clinton
February 2009 – February 2013: It is suspected China hacked Clinton’s private email server throughout her term as Secretary of State
March 01, 2009 - Clinton’s personal email server is replaced; she will use the new one for the rest of her term as secretary of state.
March 6, 2009 – From Russia with Money, Hillary Clinton, the Russian Reset, and Cronyism
August 2009 – The FBI investigates a Russian bribery plot connected to Rosatom and Uranium One
August 02, 2010 - Clinton suggests letting someone working for her aide’s husband to send her a secure phone.
October 22, 2010 – The Obama administration and CFIUS committee approve the Uranium One deal
October 22, 2010 – Red flags are raised in national security assessments of the Uranium One deal
November 26, 2010 - Clinton will have no explanation why a work-related email sent this day won’t be included in all the work-related emails she will later hand over.
March 09, 2012 - A Justice Department memo clarifies a policy of avoiding interference in elections.
March 22, 2012 – The Obama administration announces new rules that will allow millions of U.S. citizens’ government files to be copied and analyzed for terrorism clues
April 19, 2012 – Shawn Henry, former head of the FBI’s cyber crime investigations, joins Crowdstrike, the lone source for “Russia hacked the DNC” narrative
2012 – 2018: FBI informant Stefan Halper is paid over $1 million during the Obama administration
2012 – 2017: DOJ Political Surveillance – From the IRS, to the FISA Court
September 11, 2012 – FBI’s special agent Robyn Gritz details the Obama/Clinton/Petraeus/Mueller stand-down order during the Benghazi attack
March 15, 2013 - Clinton’s private server is repeatedly scanned shortly after Guccifer’s hack revealed her server domain.
October 30, 2013 – Ukraine president Yanukovich is pressured to join the EU by Victoria Nuland threat to extradite and imprison Dmitry Firtash
March 12, 2014 – Ukraine asks US to develop their titanium industry; DOJ has Firtash arrested, Ukraine moves to strip him of titanium assets; force Russia out of the titanium industry
April 30, 2014 – March 15, 2016: The Kolomoisky pyramid starts with Hillary Clinton and Victoria Nuland at the State Department and Christine Lagarde of the IMF
May 2014 – McCabe is accused of sexual discrimination, General Flynn supports the special agent who files the complaint
May 7, 2014 – September 21, 2016: Joe Biden’s influence over law enforcement in Ukraine
October 14, 2014 – The National Anti-Corruption Bureau (NABU) is formed in Ukraine, with Joe Biden and the FBI’s help
2015-2017: A mini-timeline: The Uncovering – Mike Rogers’ investigation, Section 702 FISA abuse & the FBI
February 2015 – The Strange Case of McAuliffe & McCabe
March 27, 2015 - There allegedly is a “massive” FBI investigation of Guccifer’s hack into Blumenthal’s emails.
May 31, 2015 - The FBI reportedly begins an informal investigation into Clinton’s emails.
June 2015 – February 2017: James Comey’s unpaid, memo leaking “Special Government Employee” – Daniel Richman
July 6, 2015 – The Intel Community IG determines the classified national security information in Clinton’s emails may have been “compromised” and shared with a foreign power
July 6, 2015 – IC IG McCullough issues an 811 referral on possible compromise of Clinton’s private server and the FBI ignores it
July 10, 2015 – The FBI opens an official counterespionage investigation regarding the “potential compromise of classified information” on Clinton’s private server
July 30, 2015 – McCabe is promoted to an associate deputy director at the FBI and moves to FBI headquarters
August 28, 2015 – Internet researcher Katica discovers the FBI sent a notification for preservation of documents to members of the CFIUS Committee
September 2015 – The FBI structures the email investigation to deliver a predetermined outcome
October 11, 2015 – FBI officials express concern about Obama’s interview with 60 Minutes
October 12, 2015 – March 2, 2016: Comey makes a series of high profile reassignments resulting in a complete upper-echelon turnover of the FBI Team working on the Clinton email investigation
October, 2015 – September 2016: Nellie Ohr sought job at Fusion GPS and frequently sent Russia research to Bruce Ohr and other DOJ officials
December 21, 2015 – Bill Priestap is unaware a key conduit for Steele to the FBI is DOJ official, Bruce Ohr
Late December 2015 – Brennan’s role in disseminating “unofficial” foreign intelligence to the FBI
December 2015-2016: The various UK and Australian intelligence officials involved in Spygate and Russiagate
2016 – 2017: President Obama’s team sought NSA intel on thousands of Americans during the 2016 election
2016 – 2017: Bruce Ohr’s texts and emails reveal Steele’s deep ties to DOJ, FBI
Late 2015 – Early 2016: ICIG McCullough sends a team to the FBI to detail the anomaly that was found on Clinton’s server
January 8, 2016 – A McCabe email is at odds with Comey’s concerns ahead of publication of the dossier
January 14, 2016 – Some of the emails on Clinton’s server are so sensitive, the IC OIG investigators initially don’t have clearance to view them
January 19, 2016 – The hearsay whistleblower chairs a meeting with the FBI, DoJ and DoS to contain Ukraine’s investigation of Burisma and ramp up the investigation of Paul Manafort
January 19, 2016 – The Obama administration pressures Ukraine to Investigate Manafort
January 30, 2016 – Strzok-Page emails show FBI officials using unsecured devices for sensitive data
February 1, 2016 – A NABU press release says Ukraine will receive special computer equipment from British and American governments
February/March – June, 2016: Lisa Page testifies there were lots of disagreements between the FBI and DOJ over Clinton’s private server
March 1, 2016 – Judicial Watch obtains Strzok-Page emails showing FBI’s special accommodation of Clinton email witnesses
March 14, 2016 – George Papadopoulos is introduced to Joseph Mifsud and becomes the flashpoint of Spygate and Russiagate
March, 2016 – Newt Gingrich paid Judicial Watch to hunt for Clinton server hack
March 2016 – Former Feinstein staffer, Daniel Jones, and his possible early involvement with Fusion GPS during 2016 elections
April-September 2016: Unpacking the other Clinton-linked Russia dossier – A closer look at the Shearer memos/dossier
April 01, 2016 - The FBI warns “dozens of lawmakers” that they are being targeted by hackers.
April 4, 2016 – The US embassy presses Ukraine to drop probe of George Soros group during 2016 election
April 12, 2016 – Strzok and Page discuss a meeting the DoJ and FBI are to have concerning ““privilege and ethics issues we are facing”
April 18, 2016 – The Clinton Foundation, AGT International and possible Russia/China related crimes
April 18, 2016 – NSA Director Rogers shuts down all outside contractor access to raw FISA information, particularly contractors working for the FBI
May 10, 2016 – George Papadopoulos, Alexander Downer & the Opening of the FBI Investigation
June, 2016 – Clinton operative, Cody Shearer, coincidentally, is another source claiming Trump engaged in sexually compromising acts
June 2016 – The FBI applies for and is denied the first FISA warrant that names Trump, the second is ‘re-drawn more narrowly’ and it’s granted
June – July, 2016: The first two FISA applications submitted by the DOJ, are rejected by the FISA court
June 10, 2016 – The FBI/DOJ and Cheryl Mill’s attorney, Beth Wilkinson, together write and agree to rules that grossly limits the scope of the Clinton email investigation
June 10, 2016 – Cheryl Mills Immunity Agreement with assurances the DOJ will produce omitted terms
June 10, 2016 – The Justice Department grants immunity to Clinton’s lawyer who destroyed 33,000 emails
June 20, 2016 – Michael Gaeta, former member of the FBI’s Eurasian Organized Crime unit, becomes Christopher Steele’s dossier handler
June 24, 2016 – Steele sends a courier by plane to Washington to hand-deliver a copy of the dossier
June 27, 2016 – A June 2018 DOJ OIG report says Loretta Lynch-Bill Clinton tarmac meeting was planned via Secret Service, FBI
June 29, 2016 – NABU signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the FBI
July 1, 2016 – Newly released FBI emails re Clinton-Lynch tarmac meeting, reveals an unnamed official in the FBI security division who writes, “Our job is to protect the boss from harm and embarrassment.”
July – August, 2016: Robert Ohr warns senior FBI and DOJ officials Steele dossier is connected to Clinton, might be biased
July 1, 2016 – Strzok/Page texts suggest they and Loretta Lynch knew Clinton wouldn’t face charges
July 5, 2016 – Steele alerts the FBI that Trump campaign advisors were in contact about the 2016 election
July 05, 2016 - FBI Director Comey announces he will not recommend Clinton’s indictment on any charge, but he calls her “extremely careless” in handling highly classified information.
July 5, 2016 – Michael Gaeta travels to London, meets with Christopher Steele and is referred to as his “FBI handler”
July 7, 2016 – Trump campaign advisor, Stephen Miller, also receives an invite to the Cambridge event where ‘Spygate’ is born
July 7, 2016 – Carter Page speaks at the New Economic School in Moscow and that is the catalyst for the FBI investigation
July 8, 2016 – FOIA docs reveal Obama’s FBI covers up “chart” of potential Hillary Clinton crimes
July 10, 2016 – Carter Page attends Cambridge event due to an invite by former State Dept. official, Steven Schrage and he is now under congressional scrutiny
July 12, 2016 FactCheck.org emails the FBI about inconsistencies between Comey’s congressional testimony and statements by Clinton
July 15, 2016 – Cambridge Prof With CIA, MI6 ties met with Carter Page during campaign and beyond
July 15, 2016 – From the Dossier to Papadopoulos, Obama’s State Department had early role in Trump-Russia probe
July 19, 2016 – Former Australian foreign minister, Alexander Downer, raised Russia concerns at US embassy without government approval
July 22, 2016 – FBI officials email exchange shows Clinton aide attorney, Beth Wilkinson was “haranguing” them over the return of laptops
July 25, 2016 – The FBI lauches a probe into the hacking of the DNC
July 25, 2016 – Clinton aide, Jennifer Palmieri, describes how the Clinton team shopped Trump/Russia collusion to the media throughout the 2016 campaign season
July 28 – August 5, 2016: The Strzok-Page Texts and the Origins of the Trump-Russia Investigation
July 30, 2016 – DOJ official Bruce Ohr shares intel from dossier with prosecutors who later join Mueller’s team
July 30, 2016 – Ohr meets with Steele, and within hours meets with McCabe and Page for the purpose of “passing on Steele’s info to them”
July 30, 2016 – Bruce and Nellie Ohr meet with Christopher Steele
July 31, 2016 – FBI Strzok’s electronic communication memo (EC) confirms the Trump campaign was investigated without justification