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Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:19 PM

Top GOP Senators Shoot Down Trump's Claim on Declassifying Documents

Top GOP senators, including the chamber’s number two Republican, categorically rebutted former President Donald Trump‘s claim that he had the power to declassify documents “just by saying, ‘It’s declassified,’ even by thinking about it.”

“There’s a process for declassifying documents. And I think it ought to be adhered to and followed,” said Sen. John Thune (R-SD), the minority whip in the U.S. Senate, when questioned on Trump’s comments by CNN’s Manu Raju on Thursday.

“And I believe there’s a formal process that needs to go through it, that needs to be gone through and documented. As I understand the executive branch requirements, there is a process that one must go through,” added Sen. Thom Tillis (R-NC) in a mash-up of answers to Raju...


https://www.mediaite.com/news/top-gop-senators-shoot-down-trumps-claim-on-declassifying-documents-there-is-a-process-one-must-go-through/

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Walleye Sep 22 #1
dchill Sep 22 #2
Walleye Sep 22 #3
niyad Sep 22 #4
enough Sep 22 #5
Tetrachloride Sep 22 #6

Response to 867-5309. (Original post)

Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:21 PM

1. They should be asked if they would still vote for him if he was the nominee

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Response to Walleye (Reply #1)

Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:23 PM

2. Well, that goes without saying! Of course they'd vote for him!

But they still should be asked.

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Response to dchill (Reply #2)

Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:24 PM

3. Yes, repeatedly asked

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Response to 867-5309. (Original post)

Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:24 PM

4. tillis is a "top" gqp senator?

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Response to 867-5309. (Original post)

Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:29 PM

5. All these weasels. From what they're saying it's clear they know nothing about it

and are still trying to stay on the fence.

“I think it ought to be adhered to”

“I believe there’s a formal process”



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Thu Sep 22, 2022, 07:52 PM

6. bottom gop senators ......

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