A former director of the Central Intelligence Agency has just revealed that he was at a meeting where Michael Flynn spoke to members of the Turkish government about removing an opponent of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan from the U.S. and taking him to Turkey. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that James Woolsey has told them that he attended the meeting on September 19th. At that time, Flynn — the former National Security Adviser who resigned last month over communications with the Russian ambassador — was an adviser to Donald Trump‘s presidential campaign. Woolsey said he was shocked about the topic of the discussion and felt it could be illegal.
Retired Army Lt. Gen. Mike Flynn, while serving as an adviser to the Trump campaign, met with top Turkish government ministers and discussed removing a Muslim cleric from the U.S. and taking him to Turkey, according Continue reading "Ex-CIA Director: I Was at Meeting Where Michael Flynn Spoke to Turkish Officials About Erdogan Foe"
Approaching a scheduled House vote on the American Health Care Act this afternoon, following yesterday’s postponement of the vote and President Donald Trump stating that he was done negotiating and wanted a vote today, a number of representatives took to the House floor to speak out on the bill. One of those House members to deliver a floor speech was Rep. John Lewis (D-GA), who expressed his fervent opposition to the AHCA in extremely impassioned remarks. “We cannot abandon our principles,” the civil rights icon bellowed. “Mr. Speaker, we cannot forget our values. I’ve fought too hard and too long to back down now. I will fight any bill that turns the clock back Continue reading "John Lewis on AHCA: ‘I Oppose This Bill With Every Breath and Every Bone in My Body’"
Watch thisJohn Lewis is shouting on the House floor: I'll “fight every day…I oppose this bill with every breath and every bone in my body” pic.twitter.com/RMwKs5JbJ7 — Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) March 24, 2017