Trump on hot mic says he will ‘100 percent’ release Devin Nunes memo[VIDEO]

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President Trump told a Republican lawmaker he will “100 percent” release a classified intelligence memo written by GOP members on the House Intelligence Committee, as he left his first State of the Union address.

“[Inaudible] release the memo,” Rep. Jeff Duncan, R-S.C., can be heard saying on the C-SPAN hot mic.

Trump responded: “Don’t worry, 100 percent.”

 

Duncan’s office did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

By invoking an obscure congressional rule Monday night, the GOP lawmakers on the panel were able to vote along party lines to release the GOP-gathered memo despite objections from the Democratic minority. Now, the decision is in President Trump’s hands, who now has a maximum of five days to explicitly object to the memo’s release.

Source Washington Examiner

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