That committee, known as CFIUS, is made up of officials from nine federal agencies, including the State Department, which Clinton ran at the time.
The show then proceeded to play Smith's lengthy analysis, which he said debunked claims that Clinton had approved the deal which gave a Russian company control of large US uranium stockpiles in exchange for donations to the Clinton Foundation - a quid pro quo.
They see her alleged role as a scandal, particularly amid charges the Trump campaign colluded with Russian Federation in the 2016 presidential election. "She did not", Smith concluded.
Rosatom acquired a majority stake in Uranium One in 2010 and bought the remainder of the company in 2013.
The sale of Uranium One, a Canadian firm with rights to mine USA uranium, to a Russian company is in the news again with the Department of Justice signaling it could appoint a special counsel to look into the matter.
Smith then laid out the approval process for the sale, which involves a nine-person committee made up of the heads of federal agencies, and noted that no one person could approve or veto the deal - only former President Obama could do either. Giustra has said he sold his stake in the deal in 2007, while Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama were vying for the Democratic presidential nomination. "That is three years before the uranium/Russia deal and a year and a half before Hillary Clinton became secretary of state". Some Republicans have charged that Clinton approved the deal after the foundation received a $145 million donation from executives involved in the uranium deal.
"The accusation [was] first made by Peter Schweizer, the senior editor at large of the website Breitbart, in his 2015 book, "Clinton Cash, ' " Smith continued". The report said members of the committee, including Clinton, should have known about the investigation and it questioned why they would have approved it.
'In exchange, Secretary of State [Hillary] Clinton approved the sale to the Russians, a quid-pro-quo.
Smith called the statement "inaccurate in a number of ways".
"Most of those donations were from one man, Frank Giustra, the founder of the company in Canada", said Smith.
Smith's take-down of the deal did not sit well with Fox's viewers.
"If the [attorney general] bends to pressure from President Trump and his allies, and appoints a special counsel to investigate Trump's vanquished rival, it could spell the end of the [Department of Justice] as an independent institution", Representative Adam Schiff, the top Democrat on the House Foreign Relations Committee, said on Twitter.
During a private meeting with Trump in the Oval Office on November 1, Fox News host Jeanine Pirro insisted he should appoint a special counsel to investigate Hillary Clinton, according to The New York Times.
The House bill would cap property tax deductions at $10,000, while killing state income and sales tax deductions. In a statement, Cuomo shot back at Mulvaney, and said the budget director "should know better and he does".
Ahora ha decidido invertir una buena parte de su fortuna en crear una " ciudad inteligente " la cual tendrá por nombre Belmont . El cofundador de Microsoft , Bill Gates siendo una de las personas más ricas del mundo.
Previously, children had to be at least 10 years old to hunt with an adult and they could only share one gun or bow between them. The mentor and student could have just one gun between them and had to stay within an arm's reach of one another.
The special-edition sports auto is expected to sell for significantly more than its Italian retail price of around €200,000. He blessed it, signed its hood, and promptly handed it over to Sotheby's, which will auction off the Huracan on his behalf.
The secondary rear camera will come with a 20MP Sony IMX376K camera sensor with f/1.7 aperture and dual LED flash. If this is something to go by, fans may also expect a drastic improvement in terms of low-light photography.
The official said the South's soldiers heard a gunshot and then retrieved the unarmed and bleeding soldier in the mid-afternoon. Command and by North Korea, with South Korean and North Korean border guards facing each other only meters (feet) apart.
Westwick " asked me to invite a friend to hang out with the three of us ", she said, but it was late and her friends were asleep. The Los Angeles Police Department has launched an investigation into Cohen's claim, after she filed a police report last week.
Then that job will appear in your "Saved jobs" tabs on Google, which is accessible across any of your devices. Zakrasek said one of the main components of those sessions is teaching people how to use Google job search.
Scottish Labour's interim and deputy leader Alex Rowley has resigned after a woman alleged he sent her abusive messages . The woman said she was afraid of Rowley and filed a report with police in March 2011, but did not name him in it.
Blizzard teases EA on Twitter over Battlefront controversy
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Quick Hits: Peterman to start at QB Sunday
Peterman threw for more yards than Tyrod Taylor (56), but the Saints had called off the dogs by that point. McDermott says he is impressed with his maturity as a young player.
Apple faces US ITC inquiry in patent dispute
Apple products in the investigation include "certain Apple Mac computers, iPhones, iPads, iPods, and Apple TVs". The ITC will set a deadline for a final determination in the investigation within 45 days of its institution.
Rear-facing 3D sensor could feature in 2019 iPhones
Talking about the technology behind the existing system, the TrueDepth sensor basically depends on a structured-light technique. The next generation of Apple Inc.'s iPhone will have lasers - literally, at least according to a newly published report.
The first trailer for Deadpool 2 is here and it's insane
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Pink's First Heartbreak Was All Bon Jovi's Fault
American star P!nk has revealed she nearly vomited when she learned Jon Bon Jovi had married Dorothea Hurley in 1989. Pink was the latest star to join James Corden in the hugely popular Carpool Karaoke segment of the Late, Late Show .