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  • Open Hearing with Former CIA Director John Brennan
    Posted in Press Releases on May 18, 2017 | Preview rr

    Washington, DC – On Tuesday, May 23, former Director of the Central Intelligence Agency, John Brennan, will appear in open session starting at 10 a.m. in HVC-210, and then afterwards in closed session, to answer questions related to Russian active measures during the 2016 election campaign. As part of this investigation, Representatives Conaway and Schiff will continue to seek witness testimony and relevant documents, and they will continue to lead an in-depth review of intelligence reports, gov... Read more

  • Intel Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Appointment of Special Counsel
    Posted in Press Releases on May 17, 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 decision to appoint a special counsel is a very positive step forward. Bob Mueller is a respected former Director of the FBI who knows the Bureau inside and out, and enjoys a superb reputation among members of both parties. His appointment will help reestablish public confidence that the FBI investigation into the Russian active measu... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Reports of President Pressuring Comey to Drop Flynn Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on May 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: “Today's allegations that the President urged Director Comey to drop the investigation of Michael Flynn are among the most disturbing to date. Following shortly on the heels of the President's admission that he raised his own potential liability at a dinner with the Director and at a time when the Director was concerned about keeping his j... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Latest Tweets from President Trump
    Posted in Press Releases on May 12, 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: “Today, the President made two extraordinary statements, one intended to threaten the FBI Director he just fired in the middle of the Russia investigation – and who may now be a witness – and the other to justify the misleading and conflicting explanations that he and his staff have given for that firing. “If the President has "tapes" of h... Read more

  • Intel Ranking Member Schiff Statement on the Political, Economic and Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela
    Posted in Press Releases on May 9, 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: “With the world's largest oil reserves, Venezuela used to be one of Latin America's most prosperous nations. Today it is marked by rampant violence, corruption, and severe food and medicine shortages. Hospitals are without basic equipment and treatable diseases have become death sentences. As mass hunger spreads, infant mortality and malnu... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Trump’s Firing of FBI Director Comey
    Posted in Press Releases on May 9, 2017 | 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 decision by a President whose campaign associates are under investigation by the FBI for collusion with Russia to fire the man overseeing that investigation, upon the recommendation of an Attorney General who has recused himself from that investigation, raises profound questions about whether the White House is brazenly interfering i... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Today's Senate Testimony of Sally Yates and James Clapper
    Posted in Press Releases on May 8, 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: “Today’s testimony in the Senate Judiciary Committee by Sally Yates, former Acting Attorney General and a career prosecutor in the Department of Justice, filled in some of the remaining blanks in the troubling saga of former National Security Advisor, General Mike Flynn. Ms. Yates testified that as Acting Attorney General she notified the... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Reported Hacking of Macron's Campaign
    Posted in Press Releases on May 6, 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: "In our election, and because of the decentralization of our voting system, my gravest fear was not that the Russians would hack the actual voting machines. Most were not online and many have paper trails. Nonetheless, I continue to think that any voter registrar that doesn't maintain a paper trail is guilty of negligence. "Instead, I wor... Read more

  • Conaway, Schiff Issue Joint Statement on Closed Hearing with Comey, Rogers
    Posted in Press Releases on May 4, 2017 | Preview rr

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence held a closed hearing with FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Admiral Michael Rogers. Reps. Mike Conaway (R-TX) and Adam Schiff (D-CA) released this statement following the hearing: “Today's hearing provided our committee members with a valuable opportunity to ask follow up questions from the open hearing we convened with Directors Comey and Rogers a month ago. We remain committed to workin... Read more

  • Intel Committee Ranking Member Schiff Statement on Director Comey's Testimony
    Posted in Press Releases on May 3, 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: "Director Comey testified that his choice was to 'conceal or speak' about the Clinton investigation in the latter two weeks of the campaign. This highly-loaded description meant to justify the decision he made in the waning days of the presidential campaign is a poor characterization of the choice he faced. After all, and by this measure,... Read more