On Wednesday, the Senate Homeland Security Committee voted in favor of authorizing subpoenas for former Obama administration officials.
The subpoenas target former CIA Director John Brennan, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former FBI Director James Comey, as well as other Obama administration officials for their part in the origins of the Russia investigation which targeted then-candidate Donald Trump.
Check out what Fox News reported:
The committee on Wednesday held a business meeting to authorize committee Chairman Ron Johnson, R-Wis., to issue notices for taking depositions, subpoenas, for records, and subpoenas for testimony to individuals relating to the panel’s “Crossfire Hurricane” investigation, the Justice Department inspector general’s review of that investigation, and the “unmasking” of U.S. persons affiliated with the 2016 Trump campaign, transition team and the Trump administration.
The committee voted 8-6 to authorize the subpoenas.
The committee also authorized subpoenas for Sidney Blumenthal, former Obama chief of staff Denis McDonough, former FBI counsel Lisa Page, former