National Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes is supposed to be investigating President Trump’s connections to Russia, but instead seems to be working with White House insiders. For more on this, Seth Meyers took a “Closer Look” on Thursday’s Late Night at the latest from Nunes and the Russia scandal.
“Hanging over everything Trump does is the ongoing Russia investigation, and in the House, the investigation is led by the Republican chairman of the intelligence committee, Devin Nunes, who has basically done everything he can to delay or interfere with his own investigation—raising the question of whether he is investigating Trump, or working for Trump,” said Meyers.
Nunes, who went to the White House to personally tell Trump about leaked information, reportedly got that info from a White House insider.
“That means Nunes went to the White House to brief Trump from information he got from the White House,” said Meyers. “It’s like when you send yourself an email reminder and two minutes later go, ‘Oh, a new email!’” Watch the clip below for more.