Posted by: A.F. Branco in Political Cartoons February 26, 2018 The long-awaited Schiff memo is out and it’s full of a lot more than a nothing burger. Political cartoon by A.F. Branco ©2018. A.F.Branco Coffee Table Book <—- Order Here! Wake up Right! Subscribe to our Morning Briefing and get the news delivered to your
Democrats on the House Intelligence Committee, led by Rep. Adam Schiff, have released their response to the Republican FISA memo, albeit with redactions due to the amount of classified information contained in the document intended for public release. While Democrats make assertions that the FBI and DOJ did nothing wrong, they fail to support
Posted by: Rich Mitchell in US News February 25, 2018 Democrats in the House Intelligence Committee have finally completed the process of redacting the classified information they inserted into their memo and have released the memo to the press. The memo isn’t the blockbuster that the top Democrat on the committee says it is.
The next memo coming from Devin Nunes regarding the fraudulent Trump dossier may show that former CIA Director John Brennan lied under oath. According to Paul Sperry of RealClearInvestigations, Nunes’ next memo will outline the role “former CIA Director John Brennan and other Obama intelligence officials played in promoting the salacious and unverified Steele dossier
by Richard Pollock White House problems with the Democrat’s “rebuttal memo” on the surveillance of Trump associates are genuine and the document could disclose “sources and methods,” California Rep. Adam Schiff, the ranking Democrat on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence confirmed. “We need to go through that and identify that which
President Donald Trump met with the FBI Director Christopher Wray, Principal Associate Deputy Attorney General Jesse Panuccio, and members of the White House Counsels Office to discuss the Democrat memo on the FISA surveillance scandal and hours after that meeting the president decided he would not declassify the information in the memo. According to White House
Even after the Nunes Memo, released last Friday, exposed the total illegality and criminal intent of Hillary Clinton and her FBI pals when they created the famous Golden Dossier, which was illegally used to get permission from the FISA court to spy on the Trump campaign, and then was further utilized to justify hiring
by Luke Rosiak Fusion GPS, a firm paid by Hillary Clinton’s campaign, was paying the wife of a senior Department of Justice official as part of its efforts to gather opposition research on Trump, and the official then brought that research to the FBI — raising the question of to what extent the
Posted by: Rich Mitchell in US News February 4, 2018 These are the rules by which applications for Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) warrants are made to the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC.) Rule 13 is of special interest to anyone following “The FISA Memo” scandal. Knowingly disregarding any of these rules could result
by Luke Rosiak A FISA court judge has grounds to hold Department of Justice officials including Bruce Ohr in contempt of court for making misrepresentations about the sources of information used to obtain a surveillance warrant against a Trump associate, a former judge and Republican congressman said. “I think it’s important to know
The House Intelligence Committee released a memo Friday detailing abuses of power by senior FBI and Justice Department officials who used the FISA court (FISC) to unethically and possibly illegally obtain surveillance warrants against a political campaign that they opposed. One law that may apply to those officials is the deprivation of rights under
by Will Racke House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Friday that President Donald Trump’s decision to release a controversial memo about potential abuses of surveillance law was a “bouquet” for “his friend Putin.” Pelosi said the memo, authored by California Rep. Devin Nunes and other House Republicans, was nothing more than a “cynical
The White House sent a certification letter to Congress Friday morning officially declassifying the information in the FISA memo that is largely expected to show that the FBI was weaponized against Donald Trump during the 2016 presidential election. The full memo has been released and is attached to this article. The excerpt makes clear
President Donald Trump will inform Congress Friday morning that the FISA surveillance memo has been declassified and is ready for publication. A senior White House official told reporters Thursday afternoon that the president and his administration reviewed the memo for several days to make sure that it did not reveal intelligence assets or methods.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi sent a letter to House Speaker Paul Ryan demanding the immediate removal of Rep. Devin Nunes from his position as chairman of the House Intelligence Committee. “Congressman Nunes’ deliberately dishonest actions make him unfit to serve as Chairman,” Pelosi said in a letter to Ryan on Thursday. “He must