President Donald Trump angrily reacted early Thursday on Twitter to a Fox News report on the dossier linking him to Russia.
The dossier returned to the news a year after its publication by Buzzfeed after Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA) sidestepped Republican efforts to bury the document by releasing congressional testimony about its creation.
"Fox & Friends" opened with a segment on the dossier, which the hosts claimed had been used to justify an FBI investigation and surveillance of the Trump campaign -- which other news organizations have reported otherwise.
Right on cue, Trump lashed out nearly 30 minutes later on Twitter.
Disproven and paid for by Democrats “Dossier used to spy on Trump Campaign. Did FBI use Intel tool to influence the… https://t.co/5nl0H317BJ— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1515670386.0
Trump insisted Wednesday during a news conference that Hillary Clinton, whose emails were hacked by allegedly Russian agents and eventually lost the election, had colluded with Russia to influence the election.
The @foxandfriends clip that spurred Trump's tweet, asking: "Did FBI use Intel tool to influence the Election?" https://t.co/TTaS4hg2ZW— Axios (@Axios)1515673980.0