Chaffetz: Oversight Committee Will Not Investigate Flynn
House Oversight Committee Chairman Jason Chaffetz (R-Utah) said Tuesday that his panel won’t investigate the circumstances that led to Michael Flynn stepping down Monday as President Trump’s national security adviser.
Instead, Chaffetz deferred to the House Intelligence Committee, which is already investigating Russia’s attempt to influence the presidential elections, a scope that includes campaign communications with the Russian government.
“I think that situation has taken care of itself. I know that the Intel committee is looking into the hacking issue,” Chaffetz told reporters.
And what does the Intel Committee say about this?
Rep. Devin Nunes says the Intelligence Committee won’t look into discussions between Trump and Flynn, citing executive privilege