U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop Calls For Congressional Investigation Of Russian Influence
U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop calls for congressional investigation of Russian influence
WASHINGTON — U.S. Rep. Sanford Bishop, D-Albany, is calling for a congressional investigation of Russian influence on “key institutions” in the United States in the wake of National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s resignation Monday.
Bishop, a former member of the House Intelligence Committee, said he was “extremely troubled by the revelations surrounding former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russian ambassador. In addition to misleading his own superiors, he misled the American people regarding key elements of these conversations.”
According to media reports, on Monday President Trump asked for and received the resignation of Flynn, who …