News: Rep. Nunes Steps Aside From Intel Committee Probe Into Russia; Ethics Committee Opens Investigation for Disclosing Classified Information

Representative (R) Devin Nunes, who is chairman of the Intelligence Committee, announced on Thursday he would step aside from leading his committee’s investigation into Russia’s efforts to disrupt last year’s presidential election.  His announcement was made on the same morning that the House Committee on Ethics said Mr. Nunes was under investigation because of public reports that he “may have made unauthorized disclosures of classified information.”

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