Congressional Black Caucus Calls For Ryan To Pull Nunes From House Intel Committee
Congressional Black Caucus calls for Ryan to pull Nunes from House intel committee
The 49-member Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) Wednesday called on House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., to remove Rep. Devin Nunes, R-Calif., from the House intelligence committee after Nunes refused to recuse himself from the committee’s investigation of possible ties between Russia and President Trump’s campaign.
In a letter to Ryan, the all-Democratic CBC implored him to put “patriotism over party”.
Nunes has been criticized by Democrats after he met with a secret source on the White House grounds last week to review evidence that communications involving Trump’s associates were caught up in “incidental” surveillance of foreign targets.
“Congressman Nunes’ recent actions …