McCain Associate Begged Media Outlet to Retract Story

When BuzzFeed published the so-called Trump dossier authored by Christopher Steele on the evening of Jan. 10, 2017, David Kramer, a longtime associate of the late Sen. John McCain, called BuzzFeed reporter Ken Bensinger in a panic.

“The first words out of my mouth were, ‘You are gonna get people killed!’” Kramer recalled telling Bensinger over the phone.

“Why? How?” Bensinger replied.

“By posting this, you will put people’s lives in danger … Please take it down,” Kramer said.

Read more at the Washington Examiner.