McFaul: It's a big deal that Russian bounty intel was in Trump's PDB

Before he was U.S. Amb. to Russia, Michael McFaul served on the Obama National Security Council. He joins to explain why it matters that intel about Russian bounties on U.S. troops reportedly made its way into Trump's Presidential Daily Brief.

6/30/2020 11:15:00 PM

Fmr. Amb. to Russia Michael McFaul on report that Russian bounty intel was in Pres. Trump’s daily briefing: “That means that there was enough confidence that it made it into the presidential daily briefing. That in and of itself is a major statement.”

Before he was U.S. Amb. to Russia, Michael McFaul served on the Obama National Security Council. He joins to explain why it matters that intel about Russian bounties on U.S. troops reportedly made its way into Trump's Presidential Daily Brief.

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Trump says no 'credible' intel Russia offered Taliban bounty payments to kill AmericansThe president earlier tweeted that "nobody briefed or told me," Vice President Mike Pence or White House chief of staff Mark Meadows about the intelligence. Catherine Herridge: An intel official with direct knowledge tells CBS there was an intel collection report and 'NSA assesses Report does NOT match well established and verifiiable Taliban and Haqqani practices' + 'lack sufficient reporting to corroborate any links.' Liars lie... trump is a liar we cannot believe a word he says Isn’t it ridiculous that intel confirms it, but this ONE man, because he thinks he is smart, denies it? But then again, people don’t care what he does and he keeps getting away with murder, literally! Not even God could get away with it!

Trump on defensive over reports Russia paid bounties for killing U.S. troopsMultiple outlets have said the president received briefings about Taliban-aligned militants killing U.S. troops, but Trump has denied it. He wasn't at the briefing they gave him he has proof he wasn't there. Mike Pompeo backs his story up This piece of shit doesn't care about the men and women serving in the U.S. military. His only concern are the loans he owes to the Russians and the Chinese. Payment on those loans are coming due very soon. With interest. Any fake news and russian hoax to keep your terrorist military in other foreign countries.

Sen. Murphy: What on Earth could Russia do to us that Trump would take seriously?Sen. Chris Murphy on White House response to Russia offering bounties for American soldiers: “We didn’t even ask them to stop, and that does beg the question what on Earth could Russia to do us that this administration would actually take seriously?” I'm waiting for this latest Democrat story to fall apart and become another hoax like all the rest.

Trump Administration Draws Bipartisan Pressure Over Russia ‘Bounty’ IntelligenceRepublican and Democratic lawmakers united around demands that the White House detail intelligence indicating Russia had paid bounties to insurgents to have American forces killed in Afghanistan, and explain why President Trump apparently wasn’t briefed on the threat to U.S. troops. realDonaldTrump resign immediately Fook your demands! Since when does GOP care about treason?

Russia bounty intelligence 'may have been' in Trump brief but wasn't deemed 'actionable,' senior Republican saysNEW: Trump admin. tells Congress intelligence about potential Russian bounties may have been included at some point in the president's daily brief but not conveyed in a formal threat briefing because it wasn't yet 'actionable,' Republican Rep. McCaul says. here we go......they've gotten their stories straight....and now come the lies.... So they now admit it was a lie that Trump never heard about it? Or that they were lying about the story being fake news? What’s the new story? It’s hard to keep up with their lies when they keep changing by the hour. So what RepMcCaul is saying is realDonaldTrump knew. TrumpKnewAndDidNothing

Here is Yet Another Very Bad Story About Trump and RussiaOver the weekend, news reports came out that the Russian government had offered bounties to Taliban forces to kill U.S. troops in Afghanistan, which reportedly led to Taliban forces doing exactly that.\n