Apr 25, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Chaffetz: "No evidence" Flynn obeyed the law on payments

Carolyn Kaster / AP

There is "no evidence" that Trump's former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn "complied with the law" regarding his payments from foreign lobbying for Russia and Turkey, the bipartisan heads of the House Oversight Committee said today.

As a former military officer, you simply cannot take money from Russia, Turkey or anybody else.—Committee Chair Jason Chaffetz

Another twist: The White House denied the committee's request for documents relating to Flynn's foreign contacts.

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