Elijah Cummings: White House Involvement In Russia Probe Is ‘highly Unusual’
Elijah Cummings: White House involvement in Russia probe is ‘highly unusual’
Rep. Elijah Cummings of Maryland on Tuesday said the level of White House involvement into the congressional probe of potential contacts between Russia and the Trump campaign is “highly unusual.”
“Let the investigators do their jobs, let it go,” Mr. Cummings, a Democrat, told MSNBC’s Morning Joe program.
Democrats and the White House have been trading barbs throughout the investigation, with President Trump urging people to look at the “unmasking” of campaign officials swept up in U.S. surveillance operations against foreign targets as the real story.
The Obama administration’s national security adviser played a central role in “ …