Drunken Trump campaign aide was probable catalyst for Russia probe

In a shocking new report, insiders say alcohol and bragging may be to blame for the launch of the Russia investigation.

According to The Hill, former Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos and his fondness for excessive libations may…

As The Hill, and other outlets like the New York Times, report, the Russian inquiry began after Papadopoulos imbibed in a "night of heavy drinking" at a Posh London bar and told "Australia’s top diplomat in Britain" that Russia was holding onto damning information about Clinton, who Trump ran against in the 2016 presidential election. According to Papadopoulos, Moscow was in possession of "thousands of emails" that supposedly implicated Clinton in a variety of crimes.