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Devin Nunes Pushes Bogus Ukrainian Collusion Conspiracies During Impeachment Hearing

Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) used his questions Wednesday in the first public impeachment hearings to push discredited conspiracy theories claiming that Ukraine meddled in the 2016 presidential election. Nunes raised the claims in an attempt to argue that President Donald Trump was correct to pressure Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky to investigate the 2016 election; and to dispatch Rudy Giuliani, his personal attorney, to meet with Ukrainian officials. Since the meddling was aimed against his campaign, hed have good reason for sending his personal attorney to make inquiries about it, Nunes…

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Alexander Vindman Decries Callow and Cowardly Attacks on Witnesses in Impeachment Inquiry

Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, who will testify to the House Intelligence Committee this morning, will say that Trumps efforts to have Kyiv investigate a company linked to Vice President Joe Biden. I privately reported my concerns, in official channels, to the proper authorities in the chain of command, he added. And he praised fellow government officials who have testified before the impeachment inquiry. I want to take a moment to recognize the courage of my colleagues who have appeared and are scheduled to appear before this Committee, he said. I…

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Its Time for Paul Ryan to Remove Devin Nunes

At a time when insane is the new normal, our ability to be outraged is dulled amid daily incoming. But Republicans on the House Intelligence Committeeled by their chairman, with Thursdays revelation that they leaked to Fox News texts from Senate Intelligence Committee Co-Chairman Mark Warner and a Russian businessman in a desperate attempt to discredit the senator. Those texts were then retweeted by our president, in a brushback pitch for Warners insistence on investigating Russias meddling in the 2016 electionand potential collusion with the Trump campaignwithout fear or favor.…

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Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Received Inside Info From Russia Probe

On Dec. 19, 2017, a former staffer for Sen. John McCain named David Kramer testified before the House intelligence committee behind closed doors. Hed played a role in bringing the Michael Cohen. Cohen is facing scrutiny from Special Counsel Robert Mueller and congressional investigators regarding potential coordination between Trumps team and the Kremlin. He featured prominently in the Steele dossierthe document that Kramer handledand is currently CNN reported in February that Robbins wrote a letter to the committee complaining about leaks to another clients lawyer. The Daily Beast can now…

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Stephen Colbert Escalates Feud With Devin Nunes, Barges Into His D.C. Office

On Fridays Late Show, Stephen Colbert called Colberts jokes a danger to the country. The left controls not only the universities in this country, but they also control Hollywood in this country, and the mainstream media, so conservatives in this country are under attack, Nunes said on Fox. They attack people who are trying to get to the truth. He took the bait! Colbert exclaimed. The congressman claimed not to know whether or not Colbert reached out to him for an interview, but as the host revealed, he did speak…

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Bill Maher Goes Off on Nunes Memo: Republicans These Days Are Treasonous Rats

Forget Groundhog Day. The only large, rat-like creature Im concerned about is Devin Nunes, embarrassed guest Anthony Scaramucci, Maher delivered a fiery monologue wherein he got so worked up over the House Republicans protocol-breaching release of the Nunes memo, done to CNN, alleges FBI and Justice Department abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act, accusing the FBI of improperly using information paid for in part by Hillary Clinton's campaign [the Steele dossier] to obtain a FISA warrant for Trump campaign foreign policy adviser Carter Page. The release of the memo…

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