• McCarthy officially denies Schiff and Swalwell seats on House Intelligence Committee

    2 days ago - By Bésame

    By Morgan Rimmer, CNN
    House Speaker Kevin McCarthy on Tuesday officially denied Democratic Reps. Adam Schiff and Eric Swalwell seats on the House Intelligence Committee.
    “I appreciate the loyalty you have to your Democrat colleagues, and I acknowledge your efforts to have two Members of Congress reinstated to the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence,” McCarthy wrote in a letter to House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries that he posted on Twitter Tuesday night.
    “But I cannot put partisan loyalty ahead of national security, and I cannot simply recognize years of service as the sole...
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