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“I would refer you to the State Department” says @PressSec on Venezuela question. (@StateDept not holding briefings this week or next).
@PressSec: “We are doing the responsible thing” by showing documents to people with the appropriate security clearances.
@PressSec: “The decision was made internally to focus on the individuals who are doing the review…that is what the focus should be.”
“I’m not going to get into any further details on this,” says @PressSec getting more questions about NSC allegedly tipping off @DevinNunes.
“How is it not valid?” says @PressSec of @HouseIntelComm investigation (headed by @DevinNunes) of Russia interference in Election2016.
@PressSec: “I cannot get into those who individuals were” who let @DevinNunes onto @WhiteHouse grounds.
“We, meaning the White House, is going to start commenting on one-off anonymous sources” in @nytimes article.
“Your obsession of who talked to whom and when” is a “backwards prism,” @PressSec tells @MajorCBS.
There was apparently improper surveillance during Election2016 and @WhiteHouse wants Congress to look into it, says @PressSec.
“I understand the obsession with the process piece” but @WhiteHouse focused on the substance, says @PressSec.
@PressSec: “Your question assumes the reporting is correct” that NSC staff reviewed intelligence to find support for @POTUS tapping tweets.
“I’m going to let the tweet speak for itself,” says @PressSec of perceived @POTUS threat to primary FreedomCaucus members.
@PressSec: @WhiteHouse decision on Paris climate accord expected by time of G7 summit.