Donald Trump Asked Top Intel Officials to Ease the Russian Probe Investigation

Type: Abuse of PowerMar 22 2017 Severity:

Donald Trump complained about FBI Director James Comey and his Russia probe investigation behind closed doors to 2 top intel officials after a White House briefing. Trump asked both Daniel Coats, the Director of National Intelligence, and Mike Pompeo, the CIA Director, to intervene and move the focus of the investigation away from Michael Flynn. Both officials refused the suggestion.

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