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  • Schiff Statement on Mueller Indictment of Russian Individuals and Organizations for Electoral Interference
    Posted in Press Releases on February 16, 2018 | 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: “Today's indictment by Special Counsel Mueller is a significant step forward in exposing Russia's political and electoral interference in our democracy and holding Russia, and its agents, accountable. The indictment spells out in exhaustive detail the breadth and systematic nature of Russia's conspiracy, dating back to 2014, as well as th... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on February 10, 2018 | Preview rr

    Los Angeles, CA – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: “One week ago, the Department of Justice and FBI implored the White House not to release a deeply flawed and inaccurate memo prepared by Chairman Devin Nunes. The White House ignored their concerns and approved the publication of the Republican memo with no redactions even though the action was described by the agencies as extraordinarily rec... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Release of Business Meeting Transcript
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    Los Angeles, CA – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement after HPSCI posted the transcript from Monday’s business meeting: “The February 5, 2018 transcript of the HPSCI hearing in which the Democratic response was voted out of Committee reveals several important points: “First, Chairman Nunes refused to answer multiple inquiries as to whether Majority Members or staff consulted or worked with th... Read more

  • House Intelligence Committee Minority Response to Release of Chairman Nunes’ Misleading Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, the Minority of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence responded to the release of HPSCI Chairman Nunes’ memo: “Chairman Nunes’ decision, supported by House Speaker Ryan and Republican Members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, to publicly release misleading allegations against the Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation is a shameful effort to discredit these institutions, undermine the Special Counsel’s ongoing inves... Read more

  • Schiff, Feinstein Send Follow Up Letter to Twitter and Facebook on #ReleaseTheMemo Campaign
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC — Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Intelligence Committee, and Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), Ranking Member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, sent a follow up letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg after the companies provided an incomplete response to their initial questions about the online #ReleaseTheMemo campaign. Late last week, Facebook and Twitter responded to Schiff and Feinstein’s initial letter — those respon... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Release of Transcript of Business Meeting on Nunes Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | 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 after the transcript from HPSCI’s business meeting on the memo was published: “Today’s release of the transcript of Monday’s Committee meeting leaves no doubt about what transpired: “Over strong Minority objections, the Committee’s Majority took the extraordinary step on Monday of moving forward with public release of their flawed and misle... Read more

  • Chairman Nunes Made Material Changes to Memo Before Transmitting to White House, Without Knowledge of Committee Members
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, sent a letter to HPSCI Chairman Devin Nunes (R-CA) after discovering that the memo transmitted to the White House for review had been materially altered from the original version voted on by the Committee and presented to House Members the previous week. While the changes do not correct the profound distortions and inaccuracies found in the Nunes memo, they are changes tha... Read more

  • Rep. Schiff Availability After Vote to Release Nunes Memo, Block Public Release of Minority Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on January 29, 2018 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, spoke with reporters after the Committee voted to make the “Nunes memo” available to the public. Schiff also detailed the other votes that the Committee took. The full transcript is below: SCHIFF: Good evening. I want to give a quick briefing on the events in the committee this evening. I think we have crossed a deeply regrettable line in this committee, where for the firs... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Report Trump Ordered Firing of Mueller
    Posted in Press Releases on January 26, 2018 | Preview rr

    Los Angeles, CA – Today, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the Ranking Member of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, released the following statement: "The reports that the President not only considered firing Special Counsel Mueller, but went so far as to order it, demonstrate the Nixonian lengths this President is prepared to go to protect himself. Congress must make clear that any effort to remove the Special Counsel or impede his work would touch off a constitutional crisis which wo... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Nunes Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on January 24, 2018 | 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 week, House Intelligence Committee Republicans voted to release to all Members of the House a highly misleading ‘memo’ attacking the conduct of the Russia investigation by the FBI and the DOJ. Like its other attacks on those agencies, this represents another effort to distract from the Russia probe and undermine the Special Counsel. ... Read more