Republicans in Congress are actually underneath investigation by the Office of Congressional Ethics for leaks from Congress members. If fashionable vote loser Donald Trump have been as involved about “leaking” as he pretends to be, he may begin with his personal occasion.
Rep. Tom Rooney (R. FL) says the environment on the House Intelligence Committee is “absolute poison”:
Rooney stated one purpose for the rigidity is an erosion of belief, exacerbated by an ongoing ethics investigation into the “entire Republican staff,” together with “the woman up front that answers the phone” for alleged leaks. He later added that the matter was being dealt with by the Office of Congressional Ethics.
That’s proper, the GOP lead House Intelligence Committee is being seemed into by the Office of Congressional Ethics. Wrap your thoughts round that for a second.
This report is available in the wake of experiences that Republicans in the intel committee are planning to construct a literal wall between themselves and their Democratic colleagues’ places of work.
Rooney claims it’s all a part of the reality that bipartisanship “is gone. It’s gone from that committee.”
Committee Chair and Trump/Putin/Kremlin puppet Devin Nunes is chargeable for the break down in bipartisanship and for the thought of the divider between the events’ places of work, in line with Rep. Mike Conway (R. TX): “I’m not part of that decision. You’ve got to talk to Devin. I don’t know what they’re trying to do one way or the other.”
This is the committee answerable for investigating Trump and his marketing campaign/administration’s ties to Russia. Looks like an actual competent bunch there.