Jeremy Bash, one of over 50 senior intelligence officials who signed a letter prior to the 2020 election suggesting the Hunter Biden laptop story was ‘Russian disinformation’ has been named as a key member of President Biden’s Intelligence Advisory Board.
An announcement for Bash’s appointment was published on the White House website late last week.
The White House cites his past credentials as a national security lawyer as well as his roles as Chief of Staff at the CIA and the U.S. Department of Defense under former Secretary Leon Panetta.
Bash has also been a frequent contributor to MSNBC and was previously married to CNN’s Dana Bash.
NEW: Biden’s new pick for his Presidential Intel Advisory Board is an MSNBC pundit among dozens of ex-intel officials to sign the infamous 2020 letter claiming the Hunter Biden laptop story was a Russian op. Jeremy Bash called the laptop Russian disinfo.https://t.co/CUno0ZFaeD
— Jerry Dunleavy (@JerryDunleavy) August 29, 2022
RELATED: NY Post Slams Intel Officials Who Claimed Hunter’s Laptop Was ‘Russian Disinformation’: Desperate To Get Biden Elected
Intel Expert Jeremy Bash, Who Falsely Claimed Hunter’s Laptop Was Russian Disinformation, Named to WH Intelligence Board
Jeremy Bash belongs on the President’s Intelligence Advisory Board the way Hunter Biden belongs in a parmesan cheese quality control factory.
Which is to say, he shouldn’t be anywhere near it.
Bash was one of over 50 intelligence officials who falsely claimed just before the 2020 presidential election that a New York Post bombshell regarding the President’s son’s laptop had “all the classic earmarks of a Russian information operation.”
Never forget who signed the dishonest election eve letter claiming the emails published by the @nypost from Hunter Biden’s laptop had “all the classic earmarks of a Russian information operation”. pic.twitter.com/xojWjc1qvv
— Miranda Devine (@mirandadevine) March 17, 2022
“If we are right, this is Russia trying to influence how Americans vote in this election, and we believe strongly that Americans need to be aware of this,” the group wrote.
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They weren’t right. Multiple media outlets, albeit well over a year after the story was first reported, confirmed the material found on the laptop as being Hunter Biden’s.
New York Times finally confirms Hunter Biden’s laptop after dismissing it amid 2020 campaign https://t.co/sDtL7by19s
— Fox News (@FoxNews) March 18, 2022
RELATED: Whistleblowers Allege ‘Scheme’ by FBI, DOJ to Suppress Negative Information About Hunter Biden Before 2020 Election
Refused to Apologize
When offered an opportunity to apologize or amend their previous attempts to discredit the Hunter Biden laptop scandal by the New York Post editorial board, none of the intelligence officials, including newly tapped Intelligence Advisory Board member Jeremy Bash, jumped.
Bash didn’t respond to a request for comment on whether or not he regrets spreading false information.
ELECTION INTERFERENCE: Deep State Spies who lie: 51 ‘intelligence’ experts refuse to apologize for discrediting true Hunter Biden story https://t.co/BwOdAZwJmK via @nypost
— Tom Fitton (@TomFitton) March 19, 2022
“More than a year later, even after their Deep State sabotage has been shown again and again to be a lie, they refuse to own up to how they undermined an election,” the Post said of those who signed the letter.
They then revealed the scheme for what it truly was.
“The 51 former ‘intelligence’ officials who cast doubt on The Post’s Hunter Biden laptop stories in a public letter really were just desperate to get Joe Biden elected president,” they wrote.
Jeremy Bash falsely claimed that Hunter Biden’s laptop was Russian disinformation, the FBI verified the Steele Dossier, and that Trump’s campaign colluded with the Kremlin.
He’s Biden’s pick to serve on the Intelligence Advisory Board.
Via @ChuckRossDC https://t.co/rPCwLfBRQN
— Washington Free Beacon (@FreeBeacon) August 29, 2022
Bash has other examples of ‘inventing’ intelligence that was detrimental to former President Donald Trump on his resume.
In a segment from October of 2019, Bash essentially fabricated quotes by Trump in his argument in favor of impeachment over a phone call to Ukraine’s president.
“…this was part of a carefully orchestrated effort by a number of key administration officials to present an ultimatum to the Ukrainians,” he claimed adding what he surmised was the President’s words:
“‘You’ve got to get involved in the 2020 election, help Trump win reelection, and if not, then you’re not gonna get the benefit of American support, including military support.'”
NBC analyst pulls a Schiff, invents fictional Trump quotes https://t.co/pm3jlEmx4x pic.twitter.com/crpoOU4p5C
— NewsBusters (@newsbusters) October 7, 2019
Not exactly a reliable source of intelligence there.
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