Elijah Cummings: Investigate Devin Nunes For Compromising Investigation’s Independence
Elijah Cummings: Investigate Devin Nunes for compromising investigation’s independence
A top House Democrat is calling for an investigation into House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes for telling the White House about new information that President Trump and his associates might have been caught up in government surveillance.
Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., said on CNN Thursday that Nunes shouldn’t have gone to the press and then briefed Trump about an investigation where Trump is a subject. Cummings said Nunes compromised the independence of his investigation into alleged collusion between Trump’s campaign and Russia by doing so.
“The intelligence committee is a very special committee, they are privy to information most …