Several top members of the party said they are unsure whether Nielsen was being serious or simply playing politics when she said she was unaware of the intelligence community's conclusions. Though House Intelligence Committee Republicans wrote in a report that the intelligence community had not followed its own best practices when it determined that Russian Federation was trying to help Trump, the Senate Intelligence Committee released interim findings this month that agreed entirely with the intelligence community.
Nielsen said she supports, more broadly, the intelligence community's findings about Russian meddling. "I think what they are trying to do is to disrupt our belief and our own understanding of what's happening".
Following a classified election security briefing for Congress, Nielsen spoke to reporters, including CNN's Manu Raju.
Russian President Vladimir Putin said President Donald Trump's promises to improve US-Russia relations have stalled because of political firestorms now engulfing the Trump administration.
In the months before the election, the Federal Bureau of Investigation also was investigating the Clinton Foundation for its fundraising practices and Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's and some of her associates' use of a private email server while she was Obama's Secretary of State. And at worst, they were knowingly part of a criminal conspiracy to defraud the American people of one of our most fundamental rights, the right to vote. Houlton pointed out that the Kremlin "targeted both major political parties" in its interference, but did not state that Nielsen believes Russian Federation favored Trump. "Russian goals included undermining faith in the US democratic process and harming a candidate's electability and potential presidency".
"House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said they would not support a bipartisan statement that might hurt their nominee for president", Clapper writes in an excerpt of the book published by NPR.
But the Senate intelligence committee said last week that it agrees with the intelligence agencies' assessment.
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Yet the fine form of Aubameyang since his January arrival encouraged Wenger to claim he has left Arsenal in good hands. But it's the way Wenger has got his Arsenal players thinking that the 68-year-old wants to be mainly remembered for.
The heritage city of Mysuru has bagged the "India's Cleanest Medium City" tag in the Swachh Survekshan 2018 rankings. Puri said that the names of the worst performing cities would be announced on the day the awards would be presented.
Bethesda will be streaming the presentation live on Twitch , YouTube , Twitter , Facebook , and on its own website . After an asteroid decimates Earth's population by 80%, a world that lacks society, law and order is left behind.
Users had reported in March this year , that Alexa was laughing creepily in the background and many were scared by the same. She said the pair had unplugged all Echo devices that they relied on to control heating, lights and security at home.
Those who play the beta will also receive Mario's trademark dungaree's in the main game as a free cosmetic unlock. For a limited time, players can try out online tournament matches in the game before it launches.
Vance made the decision even though he had a covert police recording of Weinstein telling Gutierrez he would not do it again. Harvey Weinstein has left a police station in handcuffs to head to court to face rape, criminal sex act and other charges.
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R. Kelly Sued for Sexual Assault: 'Painful and Abusive Sex'
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M&S says annual profits tumble on restructuring
M&S wants to move a third of its sales online and plans to have fewer, larger clothing and homeware stores in better locations. The company is seeking to reduce costs by at least £350 million, although its dividend will be maintained at its current level.
Hawaii volcano eruption: Damage in pictures
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'PUBG Mobile' Gets Miramar, Local Quick Teams, and More
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Vasyl Lomachenko Gets Tested By Jorge Linares, Scores Big KO
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