"Feinstein's unilateral decision was made as the committee is still trying to secure testimony from other witnesses, including Jared Kushner", Grassley spokesman Taylor Foy said in a statement shortly after the transcript was released.
"The fact that Sneaky Dianne Feinstein, who has on numerous occasions stated that collusion between Trump/Russia has not been found, would release testimony in such an underhanded and possibly illegal way, totally without authorization, is a disgrace", Trump tweeted Wednesday morning.
Republicans have argued that the tangled history of Fusion GPS's research - it was first backed by anti-Trump Republicans and then by Democrats during the 2016 race - raised doubts about the credibility of investigations into whether any of Trump's aides assisted Russia's efforts to meddle in the election. He also again lashed out at the investigations of Russian meddling in the 2016 election, urging Republicans to take control of the inquiries and repeating his claim that they are on a "witch hunt".
Feinstein said at the time, "I wasn't consulted about this referral, nor were any of my Democratic colleagues".
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Simpson's testimony provided a behind-the-scenes view of how the dossier was compiled from memos Steele wrote after communicating with his sources in Russian Federation. "But, as I would with any credible evidence of a crime unearthed in the course of our investigations, I feel obliged to pass that information along to the Justice Department for appropriate review", Grassley said in a statement.
"It's totally confounding that Senator Feinstein would unilaterally release a transcript of a witness interview in the middle of an ongoing investigation - a witness that Feinstein herself subpoenaed previous year for lack of cooperation", Grassley's press secretary said in a statement. "Russia & the world is laughing at the stupidity they are witnessing". But Grassley said Wednesday that he has a long history of oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation and this was part of it.
The investigation led by special prosecutor Robert S. Mueller III has so far led to a guilty plea from Trump former national security adviser Michael Flynn and charges against former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort.
The devs say the replay report tool will be a more effective and efficient way of flagging players who are spoiling your fun. It's a little thing to be sure, but further evidence of PUBG Corp . taking a more mature stance to branding and copyrights.
Battalion Chief Rob Pitt said the fire ended up causing about $11,000 in damage and rendering the apartment uninhabitable. According to Wisegarvger, the man used a torch-style lighter to try and kill the spider after seeing it in his bedroom.
It is Marvel's first Hulu TV show and it's success could potentially mean more collaborations between Marvel and Hulu. THR reports that Hulu has issued season 2 renewal orders for both Future Man and Marvel's Runaways .
The administration's decision to drop consideration of the policy shift was met with cheers by foreign-worker representatives. An estimated 500,000-750,000 visa workers would have been impacted by the draconian move, if it had been enacted.
Users vented their frustration over attempting to recover their systems after the failed updates installed, often automatically. Microsoft said that it is still testing the speed impacts of updating systems, and it doesn't have concrete numbers yet.
Compensated hypogonadism is typically found in older men, and it is linked with impaired fertility, according to the study. Ibuprofen lowered testosterone production in the tissues, but levels of the hormone remained the same in the men.
Women absent from key BAFTA nominations
The awards are often seen as a pointer to the Oscars and the nominations were announced after the Golden Globe awards. The 71st British Academy Film Awards will take place on Sunday, February 18 at the Royal Albert Hall in London .
Aussie actor Craig McLachlan denies sexual misconduct claims
McLachlan is accused of pressing against co-stars on stage, exposing himself, touching their genitals and groping their breasts. Victoria Police have confirmed they're investigating allegations of inappropriate behaviour by the 52-year-old.
Meghan Markle Layers Up in All-British Labels
It also runs programmes supporting youngsters with specific issues like mental health challenges, a cause dear to Harry's heart. Markle is grateful to everyone who has followed her social media accounts over the years", the palace statement said.