"Susan Rice needs to be asked did President Obama ask her to do this? Was this a directive from President Obama? I think she should [testify] under oath, did she reveal it to The Washington Post. Is there a possibility that Susan Rice was politically motivated? They were illegally using an espionage tool to eavesdrop or wiretap on the Trump campaign."
"On the basis of my familiarity with this system, I strongly suspect that someone in the Obama White House blew a hole in the thin wall that prevents the government from using information collected from surveillance to destroy the lives of the citizens whose privacy it is pledged to protect. "
With the Senate Intelligence Committee’s hearing on Thursday, this determination to squelch any dissenting American views as “Russian disinformation” moved up a notch. The craziness has now become the focus of an official Senate investigation into Russian “meddling” in American political life. We have taken another step down the path of a New Cold War that blends a New McCarthyism with a New Orwellianism.
"You pick and choose your battles and when we're looking at this, it's about changing up priorities and our priority is no longer to sit there and focus on getting Assad out," U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley said. "Do we think he's a hindrance? Yes. Are we going to sit there and focus on getting him out? No."
Fox News legal analyst Andrew "Judge" Napolitano returned to the air Wednesday, saying he stood by his claim about spying on President Donald Trump that got him benched by the network for more than a week
"...the beliefs must be chosen for the people and imposed upon them, they must become their beliefs... the minority who will retain an inclination to criticize must also be silenced. ...... the disinterested search for truth cannot be allowed...."