Before he went to work for Fusion GPS, Steele was already working on his dossier. Judicial Watch (JW) has received more heavily redacted documents and they point to the fact that Steele was being paid by the Obama administration BEFORE he hired on with Fusion GPS.
These documents were turned over in August and JW has been poring over them and found that Steele received 11 payments from the government. Sara cCarterhad previously reported that Steele had been working on the dossier, earlier than was originally thought.
Sara Carter reported in February 2018 that Steele began compiling information on candidate Trump before being hired by Fusion GPS and the Democrat National Committee and Clinton Campaign [emphasis added] –