Earlier today, Nunes told reporters that Donald Trump‘s former campaign chairman, Paul Manafort, would give testimony to the committee’s probe into the president’s connections with Russia. Nunes also announced that FBI Director James Comey and NSA chief Mike Rogers would appear before the committee again in a closed session. In addition to blasting Nunes on Twitter, Schiff also reminded reporters about his continued disapproval of the chairman’s decision to brief Trump on “incidental” surveillance findings. Schiff said that Nunes’ actions were “wholly inappropriate, and of course, cast grave doubts into the ability to run a credible investigation.” Schiff Continue reading "Schiff Accuses Nunes of ‘Attempt to Choke Off Public Info’ With Closed Intel Probe Sessions"
BREAKING: Chairman just cancelled open Intelligence Committee hearing with Clapper, Brennan and Yates in attempt to choke off public info.— Adam Schiff (@RepAdamSchiff) March 24, 2017
The irony is that the Freedom Caucus, which is very pro-life and against Planned Parenthood, allows P.P. to continue if they stop this plan!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 24, 2017
The tweets reveal Trump’s obvious frustration with the recalcitrant Republican bloc, which has long been a thorn in the side of GOP leadership. Hours before Speaker Paul Ryan postponed yesterday’s vote on the American Health Care Act, Trump huddled with Freedom Caucus members in an attempt to iron out a deal. The White House said the meeting went well, though Freedom Caucus chairman Mark Meadows said they failed Continue reading "Trump Rips House Freedom Caucus Ahead of Vote On American Health Care Act"
After seven horrible years of ObamaCare (skyrocketing premiums & deductibles, bad healthcare), this is finally your chance for a great plan! — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 24, 2017
On Thursday’s Good Morning America, ABC’s Cecilia Vega reported on how House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes said that information about Trump’s team was “incidentally collected” during probes on foreign nationals. The report said that this legal surveillance of Trump’s transition team members was a “far cry” from the “baseless” allegations he made about Barack Obama. The show also discussed how there are continued calls for an independent investigation Continue reading "‘Such Dishonesty’: Trump Slams ‘Fake News’ ABC, NBC Over Reports on ‘So-Called Russia Story’"
Just watched the totally biased and fake news reports of the so-called Russia story on NBC and ABC. Such dishonesty!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) March 23, 2017