Why New Evidence Suggests Big Trouble Ahead For Michael Flynn
Why New Evidence Suggests Big Trouble Ahead for Michael Flynn
In a letter to the House Oversight Committee chairman Monday, a top Democratic lawmaker suggested former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn broke the law last year by making false statements during a background-check interview for his top-secret security clearance. Lying to federal investigators during a background check can be a felony under federal law.
Maryland Representative Elijah Cummings, who serves as the ranking member on the Oversight Committee, said Flynn may have lied to Defense Department examiners about his foreign income sources while under questioning.
Michael Flynn Invokes the Fifth
The letter, addressed to his Republican counterpart Jason …