The White House now says it is working to facilitate a meeting with a bipartisan group of lawmakers to review classified documents on the Russia investigation on Thursday with only Devin Nunes and Trey Gowdy. White House spokesman Raj Shah said late Wednesday that, “Congressional leadership has requested the bipartisan Gang of 8 meeting be scheduled before the recess.” Officials from the Justice Department and the intelligence community are set to hold a briefing about classified documents for just two Republican House members, both Trump allies, on Thursday, two hours before the newly scheduled bi-partisan group is briefed. Trump and his supporters in Congress are pressing for information on an outside informant who reportedly approached members of Trump’s campaign. Two meeting, two different briefings. Not suspicious at all.
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