Category: Schiff

Schiff: Early Voting and Voting by Mail ‘Very Much Interrelated’ with ‘Economic Health’
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Schiff: Early Voting and Voting by Mail ‘Very Much Interrelated’ with ‘Economic Health’

On Monday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “All In,” House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff (D-CA) defended House Democrats pushing for voting by mail and early voting in their coronavirus relief bill because such proposals are part of protecting the health of democracy, and “we view the economic health and the health of our democracy as very…

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Fact Check: Adam Schiff Misleads Mitt Romney About the Evidence
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Fact Check: Adam Schiff Misleads Mitt Romney About the Evidence

CLAIM: Trump told Sondland that “Zelensky has to announce these investigations.” FALSE. Adam Schiff relied on third-hand testimony contradicted by Sondland himself. Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) misquoted the testimony of U.S. Ambassador to the E.U. Gordon Sondland on Thursday evening, as Schiff answered questions in the Senate on the second day…

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Trump: Schiff ‘Sweating Like A Dog’ Because He’s Losing Impeachment
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Trump: Schiff ‘Sweating Like A Dog’ Because He’s Losing Impeachment

President Donald Trump ridiculed House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff on Thursday at a campaign rally in Des Moines, Iowa. Trump ridiculed Schiff as “sick,” “crazy,” and “shifty” during the rally. “He’s a sick puppy, but you know what?” Trump asked. “Today I hit my highest poll numbers since I got elected.” The president continued…

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Senators Ask Schiff Why He Hired Colleague of Alleged Whistleblower
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Senators Ask Schiff Why He Hired Colleague of Alleged Whistleblower

Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee Chairman Ron Johnson (R-WI) and other Republican senators asked lead House impeachment manager Adam Schiff (D-CA) during the Senate impeachment trial Thursday why his committee hired Sean Misko, a former National Security Council staffer who was reportedly close to the alleged whistleblower, a day after the July 25 phone…

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Adam Schiff Tells Senate: You Cannot Simply ‘Rely on What Was Investigated in the House’
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Adam Schiff Tells Senate: You Cannot Simply ‘Rely on What Was Investigated in the House’

Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) tried to convince the Senate on Wednesday that it had to subpoena more witnesses and documents because it could not “rely on what was investigated in the House.” Schiff’s odd argument appeared to admit that the House investigation was insufficient, even as fellow House impeachment manager Rep.…

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Adam Schiff Refuses Whistleblower, IG Transcript — After Demanding Witnesses, Documents
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Adam Schiff Refuses Whistleblower, IG Transcript — After Demanding Witnesses, Documents

Lead House impeachment manager Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) demanded that the Senate subpoena additional witnesses and documents Wednesday — after declaring that he would not reveal the “whistleblower.” Schiff later said that he would not release the transcript of an interview with the Intelligence Committee Inspector General (ICIG) about the way in which the so-called…

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Adam Schiff: ‘I Don’t Know Who the Whistleblower Is’
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Adam Schiff: ‘I Don’t Know Who the Whistleblower Is’

House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff insisted Wednesday that he did not know the identity of the so-called “whistleblower” who first filed a complaint about President Donald Trump. “First of all, I don’t know who the whistleblower is, I haven’t met them or communicated with them in any way,” Schiff claimed during the Senate impeachment trial…

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