WASHINGTON — A senior Justice Department lawyer says a former British spy told him at a breakfast meeting two years ago that Russian intelligence believed it had Donald Trump “over a barrel,” according to multiple people familiar with the encounter.

The lawyer, Bruce Ohr, also says he learned that a Trump campaign aide had met with higher-level Russian officials than the aide had acknowledged, the people said.

The previously unreported details of the July 30, 2016, breakfast with Christopher Steele, which Ohr described to lawmakers this week in a private interview, reveal an exchange of potentially explosive information about Trump between two men the president has relentlessly sought to discredit.

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  1. I’ve gotta spill this one. Can’t bear it anymore. Ever since this man moved into the White House, a Reggae song from my young days keeps pestering me. It happened again after reading your post.

    Check it out on YouTube – “My Commanding Wife” by Boris Gardiner.

    I know. It makes no sense. Yet my subconscious mind persists in tormenting me.

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