Devin Nunes Talks About Protecting Trump on Leaked Audio

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The Republican House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes is anxious about the November midterm elections.

Rep. Devin NunesDevin Gerald NunesTrump picks fight with California over wildfires Republicans happy to let Treasury pursue 0 billion tax cut Trump weighs big tax cut for rich: report MORE (R-Calif.) told supporters at a recent fundraiser that impeaching Deputy Attorney General Rod RosensteinRod Jay RosensteinTreason! At one point, you could hear Congresswoman McMorris Rodgers chiming in.

The audio was first released Wednesday night on MSNBC's "The Rachel Maddow Show". The group also released a recording of comments the congresswoman made introducing Nunes to the crowd, in which she took swipes at her Democratic opponent for Eastern Washington's seat in Congress, Lisa Brown, and praised Trump's record on job creation.

House Speaker Paul D. Ryan, R-Wis., has said he opposes the effort to impeach Rosenstein, but the party's most conservative members in the House have indicated they will push the issue again as soon as September. Sessions said previous year that he would keep his distance from inquiries related to the 2016 election owing to his role in Trump's campaign - a move that has frustrated the president, leading him to blame his own attorney general for the "Russian Witch Hunt Hoax".

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Iran's envoy at the United Nations Gholamali Khoshroo said in an report published by The Guardian that the USA is making history not just by violating a United Nations Security Council resolution it voted for three years ago, but also by penalizing countries who stick to the same unanimous resolution, according to Khoshroo. The congresswoman's office is looking into who made the recording, which took place during a fundraiser at the downtown Spokane Club on July 30.

We asked Fuse Washington, the organization that leaked the audio, about the context of the clip regarding impeachment.

"They know it's ridiculous to go after the president for obstruction of justice", Nunes said.

Devin Nunes, R-Calif., spoke, in October 2017, on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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"You have to decide what you want right now because the Senate only has so much time". "And then take the risk of not getting Kavanaugh confirmed".

"Do I support impeachment of Rosenstein?"

"If Jeff Sessions won't un-recuse and Mueller won't clear the President, we're the only ones, which is really the danger". "I don't think we should be cavalier with this process or term". "It's a matter of, it's a matter of timing".

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