Trump angered as House Intelligence Chair announces broad investigation

Trump angered as House Intelligence Chair announces broad investigation

Trump angered as House Intelligence Chair announces broad investigation

Democrats taking control of the House of Commons in the US Congress boded ill news for US President Donald Trump as they promised to investigate his connections to Russian Federation.

Trump pointed to those comments in tweets Thursday night and again Friday morning.

President Trump has derided Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Calif.) as "a political hack" after learning that he was expanding an investigation to include scrutiny of "credible reports of money laundering and financial compromise" involving Trump's businesses.

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That would move forward with the Russia probe led by special counsel Robert Mueller, whose investigation is known to have focused on the Trump team's Russian contacts and whether the president obstructed justice.

Simpson, through his research firm based in Washington, D.C., employed Christopher Steele, who authored a salacious dossier "best known for the vast conspiracy it alleges between the Trump campaign and Russian government during the run-up to the 2016 election", reported The Daily Caller News Foundation's Chuck Ross on the two-year anniversary of the dossier's publication.

Simpson described the document as "a collection of field memoranda, of field interviews" in testimony before the senior staff of the Senate Judiciary Committee in August.

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Federal prosecutors accused Stone on charges of obstruction, witness tampering and making false statements to Congress in a seven-count indictment last month. It comes as Democrats prepare to wield new investigative power after winning a House majority in 2018. "When Republicans have oversight of a branch of Congress or a house of Congress and they're investigating a Democratic president, they're going to make life hard for them". Newly-empowered Democrats have promised to bring more checks and balances against the White House.

The president used his Tuesday State of the Union address as a plea to Democrats to work with him and other Republicans to achieve legislative "greatness".

"I can understand why the idea of meaningful oversight terrifies the President", Schiff responded on Twitter.

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