Cameron Caskey, Mike Pompeo, CIA discussed on MSNBC Rachel Maddow (audio)


Cameron caskey student at pronin douglas high school in parkland florida one of the founders of this never again movement congratulations on what you've been able to do over the last few days and good luck thanks for talking to us tonight thank you so much we'll be right back once all the cia director mike pompeo was speaking at a public event when he was asked if he could say with certainty that the results of our last presidential election work skewed as a result of russian interference here's how he responded to that question we conducted an election that had integrity and yes the intelligence community's assessment is that the russian meddling that took place did not affect the outcome of the election nope that response is not true completely falls and as cia director he should know better he's not just like some jibril javer on tv like the we we've got is in print this is the intelligence communities january report quote we did not make an assessment of the impact that russian activities hat on the outcome of the 2016 election we did not make an assessment of that so cia director mike pompeo totally misstated stated that the cia than had to put out a statement walking back his remarks quote the intelligence assessment with regard to the russian election meddling has not changed and the director did not intend to suggest that it had that was the mic palm peio treatment of that issue in october than a few days ago it happened again.

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