Reichert Statement on President's Meeting with Sergey Lavrov and Conversations with James Comey

May 17, 2017 Issues: Defense and National Security

Washington, DC - Congressman Dave Reichert (R-WA) released the following statement regarding President Trump's recent meeting with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and a reported memo outlining conversations between former FBI Director James Comey and the President.

"We need to hear directly from the White House and James Comey on the events of the past week," said Rep Reichert. "Both the alleged intelligence sharing and reported memo outlining a conversation about the investigation of Michael Flynn have created serious concerns in Congress and across the country. We must be given all of the facts surrounding each incident in order to understand exactly what occurred and get the answers we need."