December 5, 2020

Nancy Pelosi calls on intelligence officials to brief Congress about Russian bounty claims

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) is always roving for new material to attack Trump with, even as Democrat stall critical police reform proposals and ignore the economic fallout from the coronavirus crisis.

On Monday, Pelosi made her move to begin an investigation into the claims that the Russian government offered bounties to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan last year. Though the reports are tenuously supported, Democrats are already talking impeachment. 

The New York Times released a report on Friday detailing claims from US intelligence officials that The New York Times, that a Russian military intelligence agency offered bounties to Taliban-linked militants to kill US forces in Afghanistan during the time that the Trump administration was attempting to facilitate peace talks to end the decades-long war.

The Washington Post reported on Saturday that the bounties had resulted in the deaths of several U.S. troops in Afghanistan during the same time frame.

President Trump and the White House denied that the report was accurate on Saturday. White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany announced that Trump will hold a press briefing on Monday to clear up confusion about the conflicting reports.

Pelosi doesn’t want to wait for the actual truth to come out though, so she’s pulled the trigger on requesting two top U.S. intelligence leaders to appear before the House for a briefing on the matter. Pelosi told Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe in her letter of request that “Congress and the country need answers now.”

“The Administration’s disturbing silence and inaction endanger the lives of our troops and our coalition partners,” Pelosi continued in her request. “The questions that arise are: was the President briefed, and if not, why not, and why was Congress not briefed … I therefore request an interagency brief for all House Members immediately.”

Though Trump is expected to hold a press briefing to answer more in-depth questions about the report, he also responded to it on Sunday evening via Twitter. “Intel just reported to me that they did not find this info credible, and therefore did not report it to me,” Trump said in a tweet directed at Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), who also demanded answers.

“Possibly another fabricated Russia Hoax, maybe by the Fake News @nytimesbooks, wanting to make Republicans look bad,” Trump concluded.

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39 Responses

  1. there will be a bounty on theses democratic traitors watch for it like a set of playing cards they have wasted time money just to save their criminal ways of screwing the America people …. justice will happen i am poor not from me , but its all the talk not really i am just crazy 64 yr old

  2. Time for a communist demoncrat hunting license with no bag limit issued!! All communist demoncrats must be shot out of office in November!!

  3. get this POS OFF THE STAGE…..THIS HAG WITH 8 FACE LIFTS IS HURTING OUR COUNTRY.
    MR. PRESIENT IT IS TIME TO TAKE CARE OF THIS. THEY ARE DOING EVERYTHING THEY CAN TO BRING YOU DOWN. THE AMERICAN PEOPLE WILL NOT STAND FOR THIS BIG TIME CORRUPTION..I GUARANTEE THERE WILL BE A CIVIL WAR AND FAR LEFT SOCIALISTIC CUMMUNISTIC DEMONS WILL …..NOT…..WIN….

  4. Quit wasting the taxpayers money on bullcrap witch hunts. We are tired of the Democrats crap and can’t wait till Pelosi is out of Congress. May she burn in hell with the rest of her cronies. She has got to be Satan!!!

  5. She and her band of puppies will never give up.When he wins in November,it will be 4 more years of this bs from the democrats.Pretty sure Pelosi will not be in power then but the rest of the rats nest will still be there until 2024!!🤬

  6. THE CONDITIONS OF THIS COUNTRY IS ALL OWED TO THE LAWS AND INEPT ABILITY THAT THE DEMOCRATS HAVE PLACED ON THE CITIZENS OF THIS COUNTRY. WHEN IT COMES TO MINORITIES IN THIS COUNTRY THE DEMOCRATS HAVE DONE EVIL BY ALL OFF THEM, DEMOCRATS ARE LIKE DRUG DEALERS THEY GIVE YOU ENOUGH FREE STUFF TO KEEP YOU DEPENDENT ON THEM AND HAVE YOU COMMING BACK FOR MORE. THEY’LL GIVE YOU FISH BUT NEVER TEACH YOU HOW TO FISH FOR YOURSELF BECAUSE THEN YOU MIGHT REVOLT AND STAND ON YOUR OWN TO FEET AND BE INDEPENDENT AND NOT A BURDEN ON THE COUNTRY, WHICH WHAT REPUBLICANS BELIEVE EARN YOU WAY TO THE TOP. I’M A MINORITY MYSELF AND A REPUBLICAN AND GUESS WHAT MAYBE I HAD TO WORK HARDER THEN A WHITE PERSON TO HAVE THE SAME BUT THANK GOD I THE OPTION AND A OPURTUNITY IN THIS COUNTRY TO WORK HARD TO CATCH UP TO ANY WHITE PERSON IN THIS COUNTRY. BESIDES BY HAVING TO WORK HARDER IT MAKES ME APRECIATED MORE. I DO NOT NEED TO USE A SYSTEM OR A GROUP OF PEOPLE AS A EXCUSE TO BLAME MY OWN INABILITY TO MAKE SOMETHING OF MY LIFE.
    GROW UP

    1. Ruben it’s because your parents taught you that as did mine. The same people have whined for years there victims but those of us who worked hard get rewarded. The Democrats give them enough of the cookie to last for four years there silent until an election comes. These people still vote for them. Pray they finally wake up and see the truth. I was a family of twelve that my parents worked hard to feed us and put God in our lives, that’s what is missing today. The education system has brainwashed kids into thinking everything is America’s fault. All we can do is move on and hope eventually they wake up. God bless

    2. I wish more people would follow follow your lead. I’m now what they call a whitey but like you I had to work for what few things I have and I’m damn proud of it.

    3. Well said. Nancy Pelosi is nothing but pure evil, who must be stopped. Vote her out, and indict her for treason.

  7. How can a party listen to an Alcoholic that is drunk by 9AM and not fully alert and in a blackout while trying to work and her socialist staff is doing all the mayhem.
    She spent a total of over 1 1/2 yrs. in Betty Ford clinic unsuccessful to say the least since she keeps full bars in her office and on government planes at taxpayers expense.

  8. If Pelosi, and the rest of the Demonrats weren’t so concentrated on their witch hunts, they’d have more time to murder American citizens, and destroy our constitutional rights, as they’ve been doing ever since the party came into existence. They’ve promoted Fascism, slavery, racial prejudice, and racial baiting. They created the KKK, and the Jim Crow laws. They’ve been opposing any and all Christian values and beliefs, and imposing immoral laws and organizations on the country throughout our history. So we can thank god for their insane attacks on Trump, as it keeps them distracted from doing more harm to our country.

      1. She was ordained she said, as what I don’t know.
        I have heard that the coming of the great Satan is upon us, perhaps???!

  9. Pelosi is continuing to prove her hate is out of control and it is truly making her look like the raving lunatic that she in essence is

  10. Nancy Pelosi and all of her colleagues have committed treason. They took an OATH to uphold the Constitution of the United States and to serve We The People. They have not, are not and will not uphold or serve. They should be removed from office and never allowed to hold office or to perform any service in The United States.

  11. THAT’S why she is always playing with the DERANGED DEMOCRATIC BOY’S of the DEMOCRATIC SOCIALIST PARTY . CESSPOOL PELOSI aka POLLACK doesn’t have anybody to play other than HERSELF !!

  12. Pelosi doesn’t show any signs of common sense and even less signs of college education. However, she seems to
    fit right in with the group she is butchering the US Constitution with. Her biggest problem is the extreme hatred
    she uses against any one with love and cooperation of our country. She can’t compete with a 2nd grade school student for intelligence. I would hope that even Democrats see the problem and vote for other than her.

    1. Nancy believes she is the President,, Queen or some great authority!
      She is a figment of her own imagination!
      If our country needs such a drastic change, it stands to reason the
      Law makers also need changing!
      They’re like dirty underwear!
      Can you imagine how wonderful to have Trump for 4 more years
      without the same one track vindictive minds!

  13. NANCY PROVES EVERY DAY THAT SHE DOES NOT KNOW WHAT SHE IS DOING!!!!!! PERSONALLY FOR ME …….. I’M HOPING AND PRAYING EVERY DAY FOR “KARMA” TO HIT HER…….I JUST WANT TO BE ALIVE WHEN IT HAPPENS .!!!!!!!!!!!! SHE DESERVES IT BIG TIME…….I HAVE NOT SEEN ANY ONE SO VIOLENT AS SHE IS……..NOBODY LIKE THAT SHOULD BE IN “ANY” OFFICE……..WHY CAN’T PEOPLE SEE THIS??????? HAS OUR COUNTRY ACTUALLY GONE NUTS, ARE THAT MANY PEOPLE ON DRUGS….THAT THEY CAN’T SEE THE DESTRUCTION….”EVERYDAY!!!!!??????? SHE IS A MENTALLY SICK PERSON!!!!!!!!!!!!

  14. Mr. Feliciano, God bless you! That was perfectly said! No one can put it better, so three cheers and a gold medal to you!!

  15. My thoughts are maybe, Russia told President Trump that the Democrats paid for the Hits on the USA Troops. So if they would not shoot the Troops and Instead Shoot the Democrats, that we as Americans would Allow the Hits, without holding them Accountable. That is TRULY What I Wish, was True. You know the Saying, The Only Good Democrat, Is A DEAD Democrat.

  16. Pelosi likes investigation, I think it time we gave one…..of her own.
    She has violated her oat to protect the constitution and the people.
    She supports the BLM mob communist, who want to tare down our great country.
    She supports the communist group Anti Fa, both are Russian backed groups.
    She willing wants to destroy the country’s economy, to make all of us slaves
    She is a trader to the people, to the country, and to her oath.

  17. “The Administration’s disturbing silence and inaction endanger the lives of our troops and our coalition partners,” Pelosi continued in her request. “The questions that arise are: was the President briefed, and if not, why not, and why was Congress not briefed … I therefore request an interagency brief for all House Members immediately.”

    Shouldn’t the alleged “bounties” be verified before demanding answers? So far at least, there has not anything to corroborate this latest outrage. rather than querying intelligence agencies not briefing the president or Congress or, whatever, other than the Trump deranged NY Times story. This whole thing is starting to smell bad – sort of like another Democrat initiated attempt to discredit Pres. Trump – again.

  18. Pelosi and her group of dems need to be out of office. Shame on all of them. They are trying to destroy our great country. They need to be elected out of office at once. They are upset as our Country now has a Great President that is going to work hard for our Country and its Citizens and make us all Great again!!

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