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  • Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Schiff Opening Statement During Hearing on Russian Active Measures
    Posted in Press Releases on March 20, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, delivered the following statement during the Committee’s open hearing on Russian active measures during the 2016 election. Below is his statement (as prepared): Thank you, Mr. Chairman. I want to thank Director Comey and Admiral Rogers for appearing before us today as the committee holds this first open hearing into the interference campaign waged against our 2016 Presiden... Read more

  • House Intelligence Committee to Hold Open Hearing on Russian Active Measures Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on March 17, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) will be holding an open hearing on its investigation into Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. The hearing will be held at 10:00 am on Monday, March 20 in room 1100 of the Longworth Building. It will be livestreamed on the HPSCI website here. Who: House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence (HPSCI) What: Hearing on Russian active measures investigation (Open) When: Monday, March 20, 2017 10... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on President Trump Saying “CIA Was Hacked”
    Posted in Press Releases on March 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: Last night, the President stated on Fox News that “I just want people to know, the CIA was hacked, and a lot of things taken – that was during the Obama years.” In his effort to once again blame Obama, the President appears to have discussed something that, if true and accurate, would otherwise be considered classified information. It woul... Read more

  • Intelligence Committee Chairman, Ranking Member Establish Parameters for Russia Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on March 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Intelligence Committee Chairman, Ranking Member Establish Parameters for Russia Investigation Washington, D.C. – Chairman Nunes and Ranking Member Schiff have approved the Scope of Investigation for the inquiry by the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence into the Russian active measures campaign targeting the 2016 U.S. election. While the detailed, six-page scoping document remains classified, the investigation will seek to answer the following questions: What Russian cyber activity ... Read more

  • Pelosi, Schiff Send Letter to DNI Requesting Immediate Briefing on Flynn
    Posted in Press Releases on February 16, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – House Democratic Leader Nancy Pelosi and Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Adam Schiff sent a letter to Acting Director of National Intelligence Michael Dempsey requesting a comprehensive intelligence briefing on former Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs Michael Flynn's contacts with Russian officials, including access to the unredacted transcripts of these conversations. “Michael Flynn’s conversations with the Russia... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Resignation of Michael Flynn
    Posted in Press Releases on February 14, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC -- Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: "General Flynn's decision to step down as National Security Advisor was all but ordained the day he misled the country about his secret talks with the Russian Ambassador. In fact, Flynn was always a poor choice for National Security Advisor, a role in which you need to be a consensus builder, and possess sobriety and steady judgment. It i... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on General Flynn
    Posted in Press Releases on February 10, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: “The allegation that General Flynn, while President Obama was still in office, secretly discussed with Russia’s ambassador ways to undermine the sanctions levied against Russia for its interference in the Presidential election on Donald Trump’s behalf, raises serious questions of legality and fitness for office. If he did so, and then he a... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Announces HPSCI Subcommittee Ranking Members
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee, announced the Committee Subcommittee Ranking Members for the 115th Congress. “Over the next two years, the Intelligence Committee and its Members will play an absolutely critical role in overseeing this new Administration,” said Schiff. “Our subcommittees are vital to the deep oversight work we conduct on a daily and weekly basis. I have the utmost confidence in the abilities of Ranking Memb... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on DOD Inspector General’s CENTCOM Report
    Posted in Press Releases on February 1, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington DC - Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: “The DOD IG report spelled out weaknesses and flaws in the management process overseeing the development of intelligence products at CENTCOM, but found no evidence that intelligence was falsified or that its leaders made any attempts to make the intelligence fit a political narrative. Instead, the IG found that a lack of adequate feedback, ... Read more

  • Joint Statement on Progress of Bipartisan HPSCI Inquiry into Russian Active Measures
    Posted in Press Releases on January 25, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, D.C. – Today, House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes and Ranking Member Adam Schiff released the following statement: For many years, one of the House Intelligence Committee’s highest priorities has been to oversee the Intelligence Community’s activities to counter Russian aggression, including the cyber-attacks directed against the United States in the last year. As part of this oversight responsibility, the Committee has been undertaking a bipartisan ... Read more