GOP Senator Lankford Promises To 'Step In' if Biden Doesn't Start Receiving Intelligence Briefings

GOP Senator Lankford Promises To 'Step In' if Biden Doesn't Start Receiving Intelligence Briefings


Several Republican senators are saying that regardless of President Donald Trump’s lawsuits concerning last week’s election, it is time that presumptive potential President-elect Joe Biden is given daily intelligence briefings.

One GOP senator, James Lankford of Oklahoma, has gone so far as to say that he will take action on Friday to help Biden access the daily briefing given to the president.

“This needs to occur so that regardless of the outcome of the election, whichever way that it goes, people can be ready for that actual task,” Lankford told KRMG-AM, according to USA Today.

Trending: Just In: New Lawsuit in Georgia from Trump Attorney Phillip Kline Targets over 100,000 Illegal Votes

“If that’s not occurring by Friday, I will step in,” added Lankford, who is a member of the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee.

Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham of South Carolina, who has raised questions over alleged voting irregularities, indicated Thursday that he was on board with having Biden, a former senator and vice president, get the briefings, according to The Guardian.

TRENDING:

Continue reading

You Might Like

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!
Send this to a friend