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Saturday, June 24, 2017

Grassley: Chuck Schumer Knew Trump Wasn’t Under Investigation but Said He Was Anyway

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley (R-IA) blasted Democrats on Thursday — particularly Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) — for fueling media hysteria, knowing full well President Trump was not under investigation for collusion with Russia.

In a statement delivered on the Senate floor, Grassley said that in March, former FBI Director James Comey had told him, Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), and the group of Senate and House members known as the “Gang of Eight” that the president was not under investigation.

But Schumer, who is part of the Gang of Eight, continued to tell the media Trump was under investigation, Grassley said.

“That helped feed the media hysteria,” he said. “The Minority Leader even tried to say that the Senate shouldn’t vote on the Supreme Court nomination because the president was under investigation. And the whole time, he knew it wasn’t true.”


1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Schumer is using his little bit of spotlight to grandstand and he plays the part of fool quite well. What he chooses to conveniently forget is he and Trump did business together years ago. Trump knows him well and is playing him like a fiddle. Folks, this is how stupid these people are. The really irritating thing is he insults our intelligence by perpetuating the charades.