Here’s a partial timeline:
Sep/15 Washington Free Beacon retains FusionGPS for oppo-research on Trump.
Spring/16 WFB drops oppo-research project, with Fusion GPS, DNC/HRCC picks
project up, money washed through Perkins Coie/Marc Elias
Apr28/16 NSA (Rogers) bans FBI ‘private contractors’ from access to NSA database
(Daniel Richman-Comey’s leak-buddy, Shearer+Blumenthal? FusionGPS?).
Based on audit by FISA Judge Rosemary Collyer (released Apr26/17).
May/16 FusionGPS hires Nellie Ohr, wife of DD DOJ for organized crime Bruce Ohr.
10May/16 Papadopoulos meets Australian ambassador, Clinton Foundation sponsor
Alexander Downer in “Kenwood Wine Room” in London
MidJul/16 State Dept/John Winer gives Chris Steele dossier2 received from Clinton
operatives Shearer+Blumenthal. Victoria Nuland, Elizabeth Dibble also
Jul06/16 FBI/Comey vindicate HRC, Agent Strzok lead the case.
Jul/16 Steele gives dossier to FBI agent in Rome
Jul31/16 FBI initiates investigation of Carter Page (former FBI informer
in Russian banker sting)
Aug15/16 FBI agents Strzok+Page discuss “insurance policy” in Andy’s office.
Sep/16 Steele comes to WDC, offering dossier to WaPo, NYT,CNN, New Yorker &
Yahoo, in violation of FBI orders. Only Yahoo/Isakoff takes the bait.
Mid-Oct/16 Clapper/ODNI + Carter/DOD lobby POTUS to fire Adm. Rogers/NSA
Oct21/16 FISA warrant issued on Carter Page, based almost completely on dossier.
Surveillance of Trump tower begins.
Nov01/16 FBI terminates relation with “CHS” Steele.
Nov08/16 Trump elected.
Nov17/16 GCHQ/Robert Hannigan writes FM Boris Johnson that there is request from
Susan Rice to extend Aug28/16 five eyes warrant on floors 5+26 Trump Tower,
Referred to as operation “Fullsome” (by-passing US civil rights protections??)
Nov18/16 Rogers/NSA meets Trump in Trump Tower
Nov19/16 Trump moves transition team to Bedminster Golf Club
Nov22/16 DD DOJ Bruce Ohr (wife at FusionGPS), begins extensive unauthorized contact
on behalf of FBI with Steele, resulting in 12 FBI302’s from 11/22/16-05/17/17.
Dec09/16 Never-Trumper Sen. McCain (R-AZ) sends David Kremer to London to meet
With Steele, get copy of dossier, McCain turns it over to FBI.
Jan03/17 Ranking democrat Diane Feinstein (D-CA) resigns from Senate Intelligence (SSCI).
Her staffer Dan Jones raises $50 mil for FusionGPS – for Russian interference research.
Replaced by Mark Warner (D-VA).
Jan09/17 Buzzfeed publishes the dossier, other press outlets follow.
Jan11/17 ODNI/Clapper makes official statement “IC has not made any judgement that
the information is reliable.” Nobody knows info is already basis of FISA warrant.
Jan21/17 FBI agent Strzok+unknown interview Flynn
Jan23/17 GCHQ/Robert Hannigan resigns.
Feb01/17 Leaks of SIGINT starts, Trump=Australian PM, Flynn=Russian Amb. Kislyak, etc.
Feb14/17 Flynn resigns
Mar01/17 AG Sessions recuses
Mar16/17 DD FBI McCabe fired.
Mar30/17 Mark Warner of SSCI tries to establish backdoor contact with Russian oligarch Oleg
Deripaska and Steele via Deripaska’s rep Adam Waldman.
May16/17 DAG Rosenstein appoints Mueller SC
Jun06/18 SSCI staffer James Wolfe arrested for disclosing top secret info to lover NYT reporter.