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FBI director to testify on Russian
interference in the presidential election

Washington Post [US], by Ellen Nakashima

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 3/20/2017 8:37:16 AM

FBI Director James B. Comey and National Security Agency head Michael S. Rogers are set to testify on Monday on the intelligence community’s conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election, and they will also face questions about possible collusion between associates of President Trump and the Kremlin. The hearing before the House Intelligence Committee comes amid the controversy fired up by Trump two weeks ago when he tweeted, without providing evidence, that President Obama ordered his phones tapped at Trump Tower. Comey is expected publicly to debunk that allegation, according to the committee’s ranking member, Rep. Adam Schiff

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 3/20/2017 9:33:41 AM     (No. 11195502)

I don´t trust Comey. He will lie again. He needs to go.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/20/2017 9:47:05 AM     (No. 11195519)

The hearing is about to begin on C-Span.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Amereagle-redux, 3/20/2017 9:53:09 AM     (No. 11195532)

The headline itself is the epitome of Liberal Media Bias, and is why Trump has cut out the middleman and gone directly to We The People via Twitter; and why so much of the media in this country is absolutely hated by true Americans. The headline implies there was in fact Russian interference, when there wa, in fact, no interference in our election. The headline, if the media was honest, would read something like "FBI director to testify on Democrat claims of alleged Russian interference ..."

Anyway, zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 3/20/2017 9:56:04 AM     (No. 11195536)

There was NONE, next question.

Was Trump surveillanceance´ed? answer, YES, but we can´t talk about that.
Response: Mr. Comey either you talk about it to the Congress or we put you in jail/hell, GOT IT? WHO authorized it? WHO did it?...we want names!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/20/2017 10:06:43 AM     (No. 11195555)

Adam Schiff’s opening statement is accusatory. The Russians did help the Trump campaign. They may well have had help from members of the Trump campaign. His whole thrust.

He is conflating the Wikileaks that “damaged Hillary Clinton” with the Russian “interference”. Now he is talking about Manafort.

And the lies just keep pouring in.

What an ugly little liar he is.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: judy, 3/20/2017 10:13:29 AM     (No. 11195561)

Since Schiff is digging in the oil situations the repubs should bring up the Clinton foundation connections to Russia & the give away by Hillary of 20% of our uranium to Russia. I hope someone ask Schiff if Russia caused just 15 people to attend Kaine´s rallies.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: starboard, 3/20/2017 10:19:17 AM     (No. 11195573)

Shiff is throwing everything at the wall and it´s not going to stick.
Sounds to me the Obama admin demonstrated a serious lack of Intelligence during his tenure.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dvc, 3/20/2017 11:51:20 AM     (No. 11195656)

Comey is a loose cannon, needs to be gone. Unpredictable and apparently not willing to always be a straight shooter.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/20/2017 7:50:36 PM     (No. 11196130)

Schiff is ambitious and trying to make a name for himself. Comey is weak; just wants to hold on to his job.

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