Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) just confessed his clandestine role in the impeachment plot against President Trump. The powerful Democrat has destroyed his own plan — he is toast.
On CBS’s ‘Face the Nation,’ Schiff, who chairs the House Intelligence Committee, revealed the reason why he’s holding testimony in closed-door meetings — instead of publicly — is to keep Trump in the dark.
“We want to make sure that we meet the needs of the investigation and not give the president or his legal minions the opportunity to tailor their testimony and in some cases fabricate testimony to suit their interests,” said Schiff.
Schiff is also refusing to release any transcripts of the private testimony his committee has obtained, while also hiding behind the bogus claim that he’s trying to protect the so-called ‘whistleblower’ who filed the Trump complaint.
Republicans have rightly called for information to be released to the public. This way, Americans can make up their own mind. Unfortunately, Schiff would rather play partisan games heading into an election year.
“We’re keeping our focus right now on the president’s coercion of an ally, that is Ukraine, to create these sham investigations into his political opponent,” continued Schiff, repeating a debunked conspiracy theory.
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