I’m sure you’ve all heard by now but let’s get the latest, (scroll down for other News and Headlines). It started on monday with this report: Obama adviser Susan Rice requested Trump aides’ names in intel reports
SEAN HANNITY:”Multiple damning new reports reveal that former Obama national security adviser Susan Rice was the person who requested that the names of the Trump transition team members who were caught up in surveillance be unmasked.” Video here. Circa News, Bloomberg break down the Susan Rice revelations More from the Hannity interview. Video here. What was Susan Rice’s rationale behind the unmasking?
“Former U.S. ambassador to the U.N. says procedure requires a valid reason” Video here. Amb. Bolton on unmasking: What did Obama know and when?
“Even before her now-famous MSNBC comments explaining why “you have the leaking” on alleged ties between Trump officials and Russia, former defense official Evelyn Farkas had undertaken a media campaign to pressure her old colleagues in the Obama administration — even Barack Obama himself — to disclose what they knew.
Farkas, who left the administration in 2015 after serving as a deputy assistant secretary of defense, raised eyebrows in the March 2 interview on MSNBC when she said there had been a rush to share information before President Trump took office.” More here. Obama officials pressured by Farkas for months to spill beans on Trump-Russia ties
Meghan McCain says she’s been extremely disappointed in how the media has covered the Susan Rice “unmasking” revelations. “Imagine that Dick Cheney or President Bush had ‘incidentally collected’ information on the Obama family,” McCain said on “Outnumbered” today. “People would be screaming bloody murder like banshees in the street right now.” More here. McCain Rips Media for Ignoring Rice Unmasking, ‘Obsessing’ Over Negative Trump Stories
“House lawmakers hope Tuesday to release a new Trump administration-backed version of the health-care bill they had to abandon last month in an embarrassing setback to their pledge to repeal Obamacare.
But GOP leaders sought to downplay expectations for a quick vote.” More here. Trump White House Sells New Health Plan as GOP Seeks Details
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