- Christopher Steele told a State Department official that congressional sources had “confirmed” that Carter Page was involved in a fight at the 2016 GOP convention regarding the Republican’s platform on Ukraine.
- Page denies having had anything to do with the GOP platform.
- Page expressed surprise Friday that Steele, a former British spy, may have had congressional contacts.
Christopher Steele told a State Department official weeks before the 2016 election that U.S. congressional contacts “confirmed” Carter Page had a hand in altering the Republican Party’s platform regarding Ukraine.
The former campaign adviser to President Donald Trump vehemently denies the allegation.