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DNI John Ratcliffe made up the claim that Iran was out to hurt Donald Trump, without any evidence

October 29, 2020
According to Politico, when Ratcliffe said that the series of threatening emails were “designed to intimidate voters, incite social unrest, and damage President Trump” he was on track right up until that final comma. It also seems that the press event was entirely Ratcliffe’s idea. FBI and DHS officials agreed to join him on stage as

Chuck Schumer Suggests DNI Ratcliffe Is Lying About Iran Attack To Damage Trump

October 22, 2020
Chuck Schumer couldn’t speak directly about the classified briefing he received, but he was able to suggest that DNI Ratcliffe was lying about Iran’s motivations. Senate Democratic Leader Schumer told Rachel Maddow, “Well, I’m not saying what he told me in the briefing. I can tell you that from the briefing, I had the strong