And did the 20 June, 2017 kerplunking of the Democrat’s latest Great White Hope in Georgia have anything to do with it?
The House Permanent Select Committee has as its principal mission to look into Russian influence into the 2016 election. You may recall that the committee’s chairman, Devin Nunes (R-CA), recused himself from this investigation April 6, (over 2 months ago, which seems like a lifetime now) because he uncovered and then disclosed information about allegedly illegal wiretaps of candidate Trump, this information still officially undisclosed information today because of Nunes’ disclosure that it exists. Because of ethics complaints made against Nunes for this sin, his recusal made Ranking Member of the Committee, Adam Schiff (D-CA), who could play a funeral director in just about any Vincent Price film, had become one of the most powerful Democrats in the House. He’s about the only Democrat in the House who has much of a say about anything.
In that role, with the help of the media, Schiff had been able to keep that Russian investigation from moving forward to its inevitable end, while being able to keep it, like Damocles Sword, dangling over the entire manufactured Russia-Trump connection, simply by bottling up factual evidence that could bury the story forever, ending the fraud.
Only two days ago the Democrats announced, according to the Washington Free Beacon, that the Democrats (Schiff) would block the testimony of up to a dozen witnesses schedule to testify to the House Permanent Select Committee in closed session, “because they needed more time to prepare.” Schiff had asserted in the past that evidence of collusion between Russia and the Trump campaign is “more than circumstantial”, (i.e, close to indictment) contrary to other intelligence oversight members who have said there is no evidence at all. He’s hinted at evidence existing that might be proffered that probably can never be proffered….because it never existed[…]
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