FBI Director Comey is certain to be asked for information about Trump’s acusation that President Obama ordered his Trump Tower wiretapped…..
( The first open public acknowledgement that several of Trump’s people WHERE the subject of intercepts has been made by the House chair Rep. Nunes , something most people who understand how the NSA works knew all along)
He will also asked about investigation’s into Trump & Co. Russian connections…And the 2016 Elections
Some questions he answer in public…So only in private sessions and one would quess some questions he won’t answer at all…
Above all one would guess he has had visions of his actions last November right before the Presidential election….
The House Intelligence Committee has begun its first public hearing on alleged Russian interference in the 2016 election, with FBI Director James B. Comey and National Security Agency head Michael S. Rogers set to testify.
The two senior officials will likely face questions about possible collusion between associates of President Trump and the Kremlin.
The hearing comes amid the controversy fired up by Trump two weeks ago when he tweeted, without providing evidence, that President Barack Obama ordered his phones tapped at Trump Tower.
Comey is expected publicly to debunk that allegation, according to the committee’s ranking Democrat, Rep. Adam Schiff (Calif.), following a parade of current and former senior officials who have said there is no evidence of wiretaps on Trump or Trump Tower.
Comey privately told lawmakers last week that there was no basis to the charge.
“The fact that Russia hacked U.S. election-related databases comes as no shock to this committee, which has been closely monitoring Russia’s aggressions for years,” the committee’s chairman, Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), said in an opening statement.
Nunes said he hoped the hearing would focus on several key question, including what actions did Russia undertake against the U.S. during the 2016 election and did anyone from a political campaign conspire in these activities? He also wants to know if the communications of any campaign officials or associates were subject to any improper surveillance. “Let me be clear,” he said. “We know there was not a wiretap on Trump Tower. However, it’s still possible that other surveillance activities were used against President Trump and his associates.”…
NSA head Michael S. Rogers is also appearing before the House committee today also….Most of his information will probablem be in closed sessions….
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