"Mr. Cohen-Watnick is a former Defense Intelligence Agency official who was originally brought to the White House by Michael T. Flynn, the former national security adviser", the report said.
Over the past week, the conflict over the Trump-Russia investigation has been dominated by media headlines sparked by the unprecedented action of Nunes, who visited the White House to give Trump a private briefing on intelligence information he had received about the monitoring of communications between Trump transition officials and representatives of foreign governments.
"I can not get into who those individuals were", Spicer said at the daily news briefing.
Nunes went to the White House grounds to look at the information without informing Schiff, then held a Must-See-TV news conference to say he'd gotten hold of some hot stuff, then went to the White House to inform President Trump of the details.
"Today, I briefed the President about the concerns I had about incidental collection and how it relates to President-elect Trump", he said.
"Why weren't they presented in a more transparent way to the committee?" he asked.
Spicer's comments come as the leaders of the House intelligence committee are trying to get their Russian Federation investigation back on the rails, according to Schiff.
White House press secretary Sean Spicer last week cast doubt on the idea that the intelligence came from the White House, saying it "doesn't pass the smell test".
Third London terror victim is former Waco resident
The Betanzos town hall held a minute of silence for the family at noon Thursday and the mayor announced three days of mourning. They had been visiting his wife's parents in the United Kingdom capital when they were caught up in the carnage.
North Korea rocket test shows 'meaningful progress'
Trump told reporters on Sunday he held meetings on North Korea over the weekend and said Kim was "acting very, very badly". North Korean leader Kim Jong Un said this year the country was close to test-launching an ICBM, prompting U.S.
Langer took the same line in response to my questions to him: "As he's stated many times, Chairman Nunes will not confirm or deny speculation about his source's identity, and he will not respond to speculation from anonymous sources".
But right now, the committee has no hearings scheduled, and even its standard meeting later this week has been cancelled.
At the center of the dispute is a formal letter Nunes drafted last Friday, inviting Comey to brief the committee in private at the same time that former Acting Attorney General Sally Yates and others were supposed to testify before the committee in public.
Cohen-Watnick and Rep. Nunes both served on the Trump transition team.
Instead, the White House continued to sidestep queries about its role in showing Nunes classified information that appears to have included transcripts of foreign officials discussing Trump's transition to the presidency, according to current and former USA officials.
The committee's work has been deeply, and perhaps irreparably, undermined by Nunes' apparent co-ordination with the White House.
"I think it would be in the best interest of the investigation going forward if someone else on the committee were to lead it", says Schiff in an interview with CBS.
The jihadist group still controls the main dam itself, Syria's largest, which straddles the Euphrates River. However, the SDF announced on Monday that the structure had been examined by engineers and was intact.
NOTES: Kentucky's first 3-pointer Friday night extended its NCAA-record streak of making at least one in 1,012 consecutive games. When asked whether it was disappointing to end his brief career like this, he quickly answered, "This is not a disappointment".
The Constitutional Court ruled to dismiss Park over the allegations earlier in March, three months after Parliament impeached her. She can be detained for up to 20 days before prosecutors file formal charges, meaning she may be in jail while her case is heard.
The CFS will continue to enhance surveillance on meat and poultry meat imported from Brazil and closely monitor the case. South Africa, United Arab Emirates and Chile are among other countries to have halted imports of Brazilian meat.
By the time the final buzzer sounded, the Lakers had magically handed the Wizards an 11-point victory, 119-108. Will the Lakers cover as a sizable home underdog tonight when they host the Wizards at 10:30PM ET?
The TV streaming service, in a bid to provide content on to PCs, tablets, and phones, has to pass via a broadband modem. Xfinity Instant TV will likely rival services such as DirecTV Now, Sling TV, and PlayStation Vue.
The Russian president, for his part, said Iran was a good neighbor and a stable and reliable partner for his country. Officially, matters relating to diplomatic, judicial and economic sectors are to be finalised during the visit.
The people standing on the escalator did not have time to understand what happened and they fell on top of one another. The dramatic video has been watched by hundreds of thousands of people on Facebook since the Saturday incident.
In fact, the team fielded by USA Hockey in the women's division has won six world titles, according to USA Today . Since NHL players make millions, there's no need for USA Hockey to kick in more money.
Destiny 2 is Officially On Its Way
Well, if you watch the teaser via Sony's PlayStation YouTube channel , you'll find it contains some extra tidbits of information. The trailer itself shows Cayde-6 seemingly inside a bar telling the "bartender" a story about one of his many exciting battles.
This Classic Video Game Is Helping to Prevent PTSD
This isn't the first study to document the healing properties of Tetris . " Tetris also requires imagination and vision". Within six hours of the viewing period, subjects were asked to either play Tetris , answer trivia, or do nothing at all.
Woman strikes Capitol Police cruiser, taken into custody
One picture spread on Twitter shows police officers hunched over something on the ground with more police rushing to join them. Dozens of police cars swarmed the area, and Independence Avenue between Washington Avenue and 1st Street SW is still closed.
Spiders Could Eat Everyone On Earth In One Year
That's about equivalent to a 200-pound man eating 20 pounds of meat each day, which sounds like an average day for The Rock. Maybe having them around the house isn't such a bad thing after all - unless, of course, they start munching on you.
Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) Analyst Coverage
Traders may use these numbers to help determine the current value of a stock, and to try to predict price movement in the future. Ward now anticipates that the brokerage will earn $0.36 per share for the quarter, down from their previous estimate of $0.46.
Armed burglary at Bellagio
Parts of the casino complex remain closed while police investigate. "Mass panic at Bellagio.Everyone running". The Las Vegas police confirmed that a burglary took place but any reports of an "active shooter" were false.