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  • Nunes Statement on Democrat Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on February 9, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today: “Along with other Intelligence Committee Republicans, I had warned that the Democratic memo contains many sources and methods. Ranking Member Schiff pledged to seek the input of the Department of Justice and FBI regarding the memo’s public release, and it’s no surprise that these agencies recommended against publishing the memo without redactions. Intelligence Committee Republicans encoura... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Release of HPSCI Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on February 2, 2018 | Preview rr

    The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence today made public a committee memo with information on abuses of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act. Chairman Nunes issued the following statement: “The Committee has discovered serious violations of the public trust, and the American people have a right to know when officials in crucial institutions are abusing their authority for political purposes. Our intelligence and law enforcement agencies exist to defend the American people, not... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on FBI, DOJ Objections to Release of HPSCI Memo
    Posted in Press Releases on January 31, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today: “Having stonewalled Congress’ demands for information for nearly a year, it’s no surprise to see the FBI and DOJ issue spurious objections to allowing the American people to see information related to surveillance abuses at these agencies. The FBI is intimately familiar with ‘material omissions’ with respect to their presentations to both Congress and the courts, and they are welcome to ma... Read more

  • Goodlatte, Gowdy, Nunes Statement on New Text Messages from Top FBI Officials
    Posted in Press Releases on January 22, 2018 | Preview rr

    Today, House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy (R-S.C.), and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Ca.) released the following statement concerning the 384 pages of new text messages between top FBI officials: “This weekend we met to discuss the text messages and possible next steps in our oversight of these agencies. The contents of these text messages between top FBI officia... Read more

  • President Trump Signs Section 702 Reauthorization Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 19, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes today issued the following statement after President Trump signed into law the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act: “This bill reauthorizes a crucial anti-terrorism tool—with increased privacy protections—that helps track foreign terrorists and thwart attacks on Americans. Additionally, the President had already ordered a fix to problems in unmasking procedures, which should give Americans confidence that the Intelligence Comm... Read more

  • Intel Committee Releases Glenn Simpson Testimony Transcripts
    Posted in Press Releases on January 18, 2018 | Preview rr

    The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence today voted to publish the transcripts of testimony provided to the committee by Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson. The November 8 transcript is available here and the November 14 transcript is available here. Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Passage of FISA 702 Bill
    Posted in Press Releases on January 11, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today after the House of Representatives approved the FISA Amendments Reauthorization Act (S. 139): “The House of Representatives has taken a big step to ensure the continuation of one of the Intelligence Community’s most vital tools for tracking foreign terrorists. This bill also provides new, rigorous measures to protect Americans’ privacy and to ensure the program is used properly to target fo... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on DOJ Document Request
    Posted in Press Releases on January 3, 2018 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today: “After speaking to Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein this evening, I believe the House Intelligence Committee has reached an agreement with the Department of Justice that will provide the committee with access to all the documents and witnesses we have requested. The committee looks forward to receiving access to the documents over the coming days.” Read more

  • Nunes statement on Iran protests
    Posted in Press Releases on December 30, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today on anti-government protests in Iran: “Once again, the Iranian people are defying their oppressive rulers to demand their God-given right to live freely. At great personal risk to themselves, these men and women are showing the world that even the Mullahs' own people view their government as a rogue regime. Their brave defiance deserves the full support of the U.S. government and of people e... Read more

  • Nunes Statement on Closing of Ethics Investigation
    Posted in Press Releases on December 7, 2017 | Preview rr

    House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence Chairman Devin Nunes issued the following statement today after the House Ethics Committee announced it had ended its investigation of allegations against him and would take no further action: “On April 6, 2017, the Ethics Committee announced that it would investigate allegations that I made unauthorized disclosures of classified information. I’d like to thank the Ethics Committee for completely clearing me today of the cloud that was created by t... Read more