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good morning %HESITATION the top Democrat on the house intelligence committee Wednesday unveiled plans to launch a wide investigation into attempts to influence the twenty sixteen U. S. presidential election including a look at president Donald trump's finances I can fully understand why the president has gotten used to the idea that Congress doesn't do oversight because for the last two years the Republican majority has essentially been missing in action when it comes to being a co equal branch of government %HESITATION but that ended with the mid terms representative Adam Schiff said one area he plans to probe allegations that Russia might possess financial leverage over the American president trump shot back is no basis to do that he's just a political hack who's trying to build a name for himself also Wednesday ship said he would immediately handover transcripts from the committee's own a closed door interviews to the office of special counsel Robert Muller for possible prosecutions this special counsel's office the department of justice and its elements %HESITATION will now have access to those transcripts your mother is your best getting whether members of the trump campaign sought received help from Russia to win the twenty sixteen campaign house transcripts could shed light on whether trump aids light in their testimony to Congress the committee interviewed the president's son don junior his son in law White House adviser Jared Kushner former White House strategist Steve Bannon and even trucks long time bodyguard Keith Schiller trump's former lawyer Michael Cullen last year pleaded guilty to lying to Congress about a truck business deal in Moscow Muller last month charged trumps long time political adviser Roger stone lying to house investigators the rancor over the Russia probe intensified today after trump tried to use his state of the union address to suggest to the many pronged investigations into his campaign his business and his administration could come at a cost for the country an economic miracle is taking place in the United States and the only thing that can stop it , our foolish wars politics or ridiculous partition investigations , shift on Wednesday was having none of that we are not going to be intimidated or threatened by the president to withhold any legislative advancement %HESITATION if we do a proper oversight we're gonna do our proper oversight