Trump to Declassify Russian Investigation Records

Several days ago, Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, announced that he hoped to release all of the witness testimony his committee took during their investigation of the allegations of collusion with Russia on the part of the Trump campaign.

One of the stipulations was that President Donald Trump would order the documents to be declassified.

Such a step is vital for the legal public release of any government information of this kind.

On Monday, President Trump gave that order to have not only the witness testimonies to be declassified, but other major parts of the Russian investigation as well, for reasons of transparency, according to Trump.

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(Breitbart) – President Donald Trump ordered the declassification records surrounding the Russia investigation on Monday, according to the White House.

White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders cited “reasons of transparency” for the president’s decision, as well as requests from Congressional investigative committees in a statement confirming the action.

Trump ordered the Director of National Intelligence, the Department of Justice, and the Federal Bureau of Investigation to declassify select parts of the FISA court application to spy on his former campaign surrogate Carter Page during the 2016 election.

Trump also ordered that FBI interviews with Bruce Ohr be released surrounding the ongoing Russia investigation as well as…

Not only does President Donald Trump continue to declare his innocence of any collusion, but is keeping his promise of transparency, a promise that Obama rarely, if ever kept.

Trump also took to Twitter, as he often does, to declare that the Mueller investigation was illegal from the beginning and should never have take place.

His readiness to make documents pertaining to the investigations and FISA warrant, public should speak to his character and innocence, unlike the constant hiding behind secrecy that was rampant in the Obama administration.

Many believe that it’s time for Mueller to either put up with what evidence he has or shut up and close the wasteful spending of taxpayer money.

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David Jolly
R.L. David Jolly holds a B.S. in Wildlife Biology and an M.S. in Biology – Population Genetics. He has worked in a number of fields, giving him a broad perspective on life, business, economics and politics. He is a very conservative Christian, husband, father and grandfather who cares deeply for his Savior, family and the future of our troubled nation.

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