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Schiff: GOP now the Cult of Trump

“It is certainly true that much of his conduct qualifies for that, but at the same time we have to recognize the reality that one party, the Republican Party, has turned itself into a cult of the president’s personality and is not likely to act consistent with its constitutional obligations.”

— House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), quoted by Axios, on impeaching President Trump.

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Schiff Prefers Giuliani to Barr

“I think Bill Barr has all the duplicity of Rudy Giuliani without all the good looks and general likability of Rudy Giuliani.”

— House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), quoted by Politico.

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Schiff Says He Understands Trump’s Fear of Congressional Investigations

“I can understand why the idea of meaningful oversight terrifies the President. Several of his close associates are going to jail, others await trial, and criminal investigations continue.”

— House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA), on Twitter.

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Schiff Moves to Release Transcripts to Mueller Investigation

“We believe other witnesses were untruthful before our committee. We want to share those transcripts with Mr. Mueller.”

— Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), quoted by ABC News, calling for the release of transcripts of sworn testimony before the House Intelligence Committee in their investigation of Trump campaign collusion with Russia.

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Dems Did Not Foresee the Degree of GOP Complicity with Trump

“Many of us could see that Donald Trump was going to be a very poor president. What we couldn’t see is many people would be complicit in that.”

— Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), in an interview with the Rachel Maddow Show.