Reporters are backing him up, saying he indicated a desire to see the memo Comey allegedly wrote about the request from Trump.
.@GOPoversight is going to get the Comey memo, if it exists. I need to see it sooner rather than later. I have my subpoena pen ready.— Jason Chaffetz (@jasoninthehouse) May 16, 2017
CHAFFETZ: “On the surface that seems like an extraordinary use of influence to try to shutdown an investigation being done by the FBI” — Alex Moe (@AlexNBCNews) May 16, 2017
We have our, uh, reporting pens ready, too, Congressman. [image: screengrab] Lindsey: Twitter. Facebook.
Chaffetz to NBC:”If the memo exists, I need to see it and need to see it right away. We are drafting the necessary paperwork to get [it]” pic.twitter.com/rF2g8qWm7v — Katy Tur (@KatyTurNBC) May 16, 2017