Month: February 2018

Democratic rebuttal to GOP FISA memo sparks reactions from politicians

The House Intelligence Committee released Saturday the long-anticipated Democratic rebuttal which attempts to dismantle claims made in a GOP memo alleging the government used improper surveillance tactics during the 2016 presidential campaign.

Dems’ rebuttal to GOP FISA memo is released; Trump deems it a ‘bust’

President Trump on Saturday dismissed a Democratic rebuttal to a GOP memo outlining government surveillance abuses in the 2016 campaign as a “total political and legal bust,” claiming that it only confirms that ”terrible things” were done by the nation’s intelligence agencies.

CPAC’s Schlapp, ex-RNC Chairman Steele have tense exchange over racial comment

Former Republican National Committee Chairman Mike Steele on Saturday challenged CPAC organizer Matt Schlapp over a group spokesman’s suggestion that Steele was appointed to lead the RNC only because he is black and about Schlapp’s response to the comment.

From politicians, polarized reactions to long-awaited Democratic countermemo

The House Intelligence Committee released Saturday the long-anticipated Democratic rebuttal which attempts to dismantle claims made in a GOP memo alleging the government used improper surveillance tactics during the 2016 presidential campaign.