During his testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee, FBI director Christopher Wray confirmed the reports about his apprehension over Devin Nunes‘ FISA memo. For the last few weeks, it was believed that Wray opposed President Trump‘s decision to release the memo, saying that it would give a partisan-charged “false narrative” about malpractice within his bureau. The memo came up during today’s hearing on global threats to the United States, and Wray expressed his “grave concerns about the accuracy of the memorandum.” Wray cited “omissions” as his top concern, explaining that he wasn’t sure how thousands of sensitive documents and bits of intelligence could be sufficiently condensed into Nunes’ brief memo. For the last Continue reading "FBI Director Chris Wray: We Still Have ‘Grave Concerns’ About Nunes FISA Memo"
Christopher Wray: “We had then and continue to have now grave concerns about the accuracy of the memorandum, because of omissions.” pic.twitter.com/Lkp8kUvIyt— Fox News (@FoxNews) February 13, 2018
“Can you imagine if the shoe was on the other foot and Donald Trump or George Bush or Karl Rove paid for information, and George W. Bush‘s FBI open an investigation into the Obama campaign because they were talking to Russians…Yet its crickets from the media. It’s embarrassing. Continue reading "Devin Nunes Tells Hannity That the Media ‘Is Basically Part’ of the Democrats’ Team"
Donald Trump Jr. has made the rounds for Fox News lately, and tonight, he joined Tucker Carlson to take pleasure in the leftist uproar over the GOP’s FISA memo. Carlson spent a good portion of his show tonight bashing Adam Schiff and other Democrats who argued that the release of Devin Nunes‘ memo would not be good for America’s institutions. When he asked the president’s son about this, the Trump scion responded by snarking about the Democrats’ plan to release their own memo as a rebuttal to the insinuations put forth by Nunes and his staff. “I Continue reading "Trump Jr. Mocks Democrats Over Memo Uproar: ‘You Can See the Fear in Their Eyes’"
.@DonaldJTrumpJr: "I think we have to open everything up, you know, listen to the Democratic memo – I'm sure that'll be a winner, given that @RepAdamSchiff is doing this…but you can see the fear in [Democrats'] eyes." #Tucker https://t.co/FqpR43qp2G pic.twitter.com/5ZMQMsHutl— Fox News (@FoxNews) February 6, 2018
But a Democratic memo written to rebut the Republican document says that the F.B.I. was more forthcoming with the surveillance court than the Republicans say. The F.B.I. told the court that the information it received from Mr. Steele was politically motivated, although the agency did not specifically identify the information as financed Continue reading "Devin Nunes Responds to Democrats on the Memo: They ‘Tell So Many Lies,’ Not ‘Honest Actors’"
“Minority members of the Committee have reportedly drafted a separate memorandum. The Administration stands ready to work with Congress to accommodate oversight requests consistent with applicable standards.”Read the full statement below:
JUST IN: White House releases statement following publication of memo: "Minority members of the Committee have reportedly drafted a separate memorandum. The Administration stands ready to Continue reading "White House on FISA Memo Release: Raises ‘Serious Concerns’ About FBI, DOJ Integrity"