Nunes' memo charges that "biased" officials in the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department abused their surveillance powers in asking for a warrant to monitor the communications of a former Trump campaign foreign policy adviser, Carter Page.
Despite the hullabaloo from Democrat grandstanders like Rep. Adam Schiff, the House Intelligence Committee (HPSCI) voted to release the opposing memo, which responds to the Republican memo on partisan FISA court abuse.
House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., and other leaders in Congress have said they thought the Democrats' response should be released, too, but it needs to follow an identical process as the one used last week for Nunes' memo.
HPSCI chairman Rep. Devin Nunes (R-Calif.) revealed yesterday that the FISA warrant to spy on campaign volunteer Carter Page included a footnote to the court informing them that the dossier alleged to be the centerpiece of the FISA application "might be political".
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Breezy, with a south wind 11 to 18 miles per hour , with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour . Tonight there is a 30 percent chance of scattered snow showers mainly before 9 p.m.
Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., wrote a letter to Trump on Sunday telling the president that if he does not release the Democrats' memo, it "will confirm the American people's worst fears that the release of Chairman Nunes' memo was only meant to undermine Special Counsel Bob Mueller's investigation". On Monday, Schiff plans to try to win public release of a Democratic answer to a Republican memo released Friday that attempted to undermine one aspect of the investigation. Even if texts between FBI agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa Page regarding the special counsel investigation were innocent venting that did absolutely nothing to corrode the rigid professionalism of the duo, we're talking about an investigation that Democrats hope will lead to the impeachment and removal of the president. Better that than an attempt by Mueller to railroad Trump out of office.
The confirmation about Papadopoulos is "the most important fact disclosed in this otherwise shoddy memo", Schiff said Saturday.
Rep. Devin Nunes is quickly becoming President Donald Trump's favorite lawmaker in Washington.
The FBI and Justice Department deny they've done anything wrong, and they opposed the public release of the memo.
Democrats have denounced the document as a tactic to undermine the investigation and to protect Trump, and they have said it is riddled with errors and omissions.
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Even though the findings are based on only a few female polar bears, the result will be same for the polar bears of other areas. While four bears put on weight, five bears lost up to 10 per cent of their body weight - between 18 and 20 kg - in 10 days.
At the same time, the memo confirms that the investigation into potential Trump links to Russian Federation actually began several months earlier, and was "triggered" by information involving a different campaign aide.
Trump has claimed the Republican memo"totally vindicates" him in the special counsel's investigation into Russia's interference in the 2016 election and possible collusion between the president's campaign and Moscow.
The FBI and Justice Department objected to the GOP memo's release.
One source close to the process noted that the Democratic memo, which is longer than its Republican counterpoint, may contain more information that law enforcement and intelligence agencies may seek to redact.
"Current and former prosecutors say Mr. Sessions's tepid response reflects efforts to appease Mr. Trump, even at the expense of morale among the department's employees, and has raised fears that prosecutors can not depend on protection from political interference".
Republican Congressman Trey Gowdy, who helped write the Republican memo, told CBS programme Face the Nation on Sunday: "There is a Russian Federation investigation without a [Steele] dossier". "So you need an investigation into Russian Federation".
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Murray said the blood moon effect comes from the sunlight streaming from the northern atmosphere giving the moon a red colouring. Everyone in the USA will be able to see at least some portion of the eclipse , with the best views in Western states.
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There will also be a special focus on the upliftment of suburban trains in Mumbai and Bengaluru. The estimates of revenue foregone due to this measure is Rs 7,000 crore in 2018-19.
British economy slows down sharply in January
The data comes just ahead of the meeting of the Monetary Policy Committee, which will take a call on interest rates on February 7. Any reading above 50 indicates expansion in the sector.
Netflix Resumes Filming Season 6 Of House Of Cards
The fate of the show remained in limbo until December, when Netflix announced the series would carry on without its star . Netflix terminated the Emmy-nominated actor after sexual misconduct allegations against the veteran actor emerged.