Flynn Resigns, Democrats React
Flynn resigns, Democrats react
Last Updated Feb 14, 2017 12:56 PM EST
After National Security Adviser Michael Flynn resigned Monday night, the reaction from Democrats was swift.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi accused Republicans of stonewalling and called for “truth and consequences.”
“We want to know by what authority did General Flynn have these conversations (with the Russian envoy),” she demanded.
Rep. Elijah E. Cummings, D-Md, Ranking Member on the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, attacked Flynn Tuesday for “secretly communicating with Russian officials at the same time that Russia was attacking our democracy.”
Though Flynn has resigned, Cummings warned at a press conference, “he’ …