Media Help Adam Schiff Rehabilitate the Image of His Latest Whistleblower

House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff addresses a news conference on Capitol Hill, December 3, 2019. (Jonathan Ernst/Reuters)
Schiff had accused that same whistleblower of “deeply troubling” professional misconduct and lying to Congress in an attempt to cover it up.

NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE H ouse Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff (D., Calif.) set off another media frenzy this week when he announced a new whistleblower complaint against the Trump administration — without mentioning that, just days before, he had accused that same whistleblower of “deeply troubling” professional misconduct and lying to Congress in an attempt to cover it up.

Schiff said Wednesday that his committee had received a complaint from Brian Murphy, the former acting head of the Department of Homeland Security’s intelligence unit, alleging “grave,” “disturbing,” and “serious” misconduct within the unit.

“We will get to the bottom of this, expose any and all misconduct

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