Issa, California Republican, said at least two scheduled witnesses expected to be asked about a controversial weapons investigation known as “Fast and Furious”received warning letters from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives to limit their testimony. Issa’s committee is set to hear testimony from six current or former ATF employees, including agents and attaches assigned to the bureau’s offices in Mexico, about the operation — in which, federal agents say, they were told to stand down and watch as guns flowed from U. dealers in Arizona to violent criminals and drug cartels in Mexico.
The six-term lawmaker aired his concerns about the program in a wide-ranging interview with reporters and editors at The Washington Times on Monday. Issa’s concerns, Justice Department spokeswoman Tracy Schmaler referred questions about the attorney general’s knowledge back to remarks in March when he said he referred concerns raised by ATF agents to the department’s Office of Inspector General, who is conducting an investigation.
The internet did not take Trump’s most recent Twitter attack on Obama lightly at all!
But Lady Gaga marches to the beat of her own drummer more than anyone else in the public eye.
Meanwhile, President-elect Donald Trump has done more to inspire confidence in America in the past few In what has to be a devastating blow to Obama’s ego, Trump used a phone and his power of persuasion to convince American companies (Ford Motor Company and Carrier Corporation) not to relocate to Mexico. So what does Obama do to distract from his failures and divert attention from Trump’s wins? Any interference or effort to create uncertainty in our elections should be investigated, but there is zero evidence that the outcome of the U. From the Crimea invasion to the Syria smackdown – Putin has been snubbing Obama and aggressively pursuing his interests.
Then, following a meeting with Masayoshi Son, the Japanese billionaire who owns Sprint Corporation, Trump got a commitment from him to invest billion in the U. Obama is publicly blaming Russia for hacking into the DNC – recklessly misleading the public to believe that the U. Obama says Russia tried to influence our election, yet his State Department reportedly spent several hundred thousand dollars in an attempt to defeat Benjamin Netanyahu.
The following comes from an NBC News article entitled “CIA Prepping for Possible Cyber Strike Against Russia“… Current and former officials with direct knowledge of the situation say the CIA has been asked to deliver options to the White House for a wide-ranging “clandestine” cyber operation designed to harass and “embarrass” the Kremlin leadership.
The Obama administration is contemplating an unprecedented cyber covert action against Russia in retaliation for alleged Russian interference in the American presidential election, U. The sources did not elaborate on the exact measures the CIA was considering, but said the agency had already begun opening cyber doors, selecting targets and making other preparations for an operation.