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how will this affect other programs in the city such as a plan to eliminate cancer by the leasing hospitals? hardly kidding. have a great night, "hannity" is next. see you tomorrow. >> sean: welcome to this busy snooze night tonight on "hannity." we are following two blockbuster reports. newt gingrich, laura ingraham and lou dobbs will will join u. get their act together and keep their promises? more on the developing story that we told you about last night surrounding former obama official evelyn farkas and the obama surveillance of the trump transition team. tonight, brand-new information on the shocking public acknowledgment that she made earlier this month on a tv show that former obama officials are
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now raising a lot of eyebrows around the country. that is tonight's opening monologue. last night on this program we showed you video where former obama official evelyn farkas said she urged her former colleagues and people on the hill to get as much information and intelligence as they could on the trump team before president obama left office. on march 2nd during an nbc interview, dr. farkas who served in the obama administration from 21232015 as deputy assistant secretary of defense for russia, ukraine, eurasia listen to these comments very, very closely. >> i was urging my former colleagues and frankly speaking to people on the hill. it was more actually aimed at telling the hill people get as much information as you can, as much intelligence as you can before president obama leaves the administration because i have a fear that somehow that information would disappear.
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with the senior people who left. it would be hidden away in the bureaucracy. that the trump folks if they found out how we knew what we knew about their staff, the trump staff dealing with russia, that they would try to compromise those sources and methods. we will no longer have access to that intelligence. i became very worried because not enough was coming out into the open. i knew that there was more. we have very good intelligence on russia. then i had talked to some of my former colleagues, they were also trying to get information to the hill. >> sean: how we knew what we knew about the trump staff dealing with russia. what evelyn farkas saying here -- she is admitting what we have been saying, what sara carter and john solomon and james roman had all been saying. >> it was aimed at telling the hill people get as much information as you can. as much intelligence as it can before president obama leaves
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the administration because i had a fear that somehow that information would disappear with the senior people. >> sean: that's the intelligence? that you want your friends on capitol hill to get? next, she admits there was unmasking. that should not happen. >> the trump folks if they found out how we knew what we knew about their staff, the trump staff dealing with russia they would try to deal with those sources and methods. we would no longer have access to that intelligence. >> sean: oh, intelligence, unmasking, surveillance. intelligence leaking was taking place and by the way, in case some of you people don't know, that could very well be a felony. take a look. >> i became very worried because not enough was coming out into the open and i knew that there was more. we have very good intelligence on russia. then i had talked to some of my former colleagues and they were
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also trying to help get information to the hill. >> sean: how did you know there with intelligence? you were out of the administration, how did evelyn farkas, a former obama administration official, working for the hillary clinton campaign, know about the surveillance and intelligence? during an interview on cnbc earlier today, farkas seemed to be walking back and changing her tune. it watched >> people are accusif admitting that there was surveillance. admitting there was unmasking and urging people or at least saying that intelligence leaking which can be a felony is the way it should get out. you weren't even part of the government at that point. >> so i was referring to the motivation. there has been a lot of discussion in the media about why are people leaking? i was trying to in a very shorthand passion explain at the very end of that quote that
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people were leaking because they were afraid of a cover-up. i do not absolutely do not condone leaking. it's against the law. >> sean: wait a minute, she said earlier get as much intelligence as you can. get it up to the hill, our friends. opposing leaking even though earlier this month she was obviously claiming to encourage it. farkas also played dumb on what information she was referring to. watch this. this is interesting. >> sean hannity and others have made a petition of this -- i want to expend what you meant by that and in particular when you talked about if they found out how we knew. how we knew? >> what i was getting at was the fact that we are having out a transition of power from the obama administration to the trump administration. if indeed there was an investigation ongoing, if indeed there was information that the obama administration had about russian interference and possible american involvement, i wanted to make sure that congress knew about it.
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>> was there a specific piece of information? >> no. i suspected they had information. again, knowing what i know about our intelligence communities, they are very professional. they have a very good eye on russia. >> sean: if indeed now she says -- wait a minute, this is the same woman that said if meaning the trump folks knew what we knew, if they knew what we knew about the trump staff dealing with russian the mike russians. dr. farkas cannot walk back her original comments. an interview she did back in february with the vox before that appearance on nbc. she was asked what her quote level of alarm was. here is her response. >> it has lower than it was then, i'm like finally,
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everybody else sees it. seriously? the reason i was so upset last summer was that effort i was getting winks and hints from inside that there is something really wrong here. i was agitated because i knew the clinton campaign and the world did not know. i did not think it would happen this fast. i did not think flynn would've survived a year but i thought it would be most of the year. did she know about flynn, these intelligence that eventually got leaked that took him out? what is she talking about here? who is giving her the winks and the hints all the summer? i'm just asking this question based on her own words. during an interview on msnbc, she said she is the victim of fake news because we played her entire comment in context. i'm not kidding paired watch this. >> on the dark campaign of fake news, that is still ongoing, we see even someone like myself get sweep up in all of this one
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people like me are speaking on behalf of process. people spend it to suit their needs. i think it may be that the russians are behind even such fake news today. >> sean: maybe the russians put these words in my mouth, asking about surveillance, unmasking and leaking intelligence. i'm asking questions based on what she said. mainstream media members continue to ignore the facts in this case. the media does not want to focus on this today. they want to focus -- two white house officials helped give nunes intelligence reports. i would argue it is purposely dishonest if you read further into the report, it isn't really a story. it just says the official played a role. tonight i am calling on the intel community to stop being distracted by the hate trump media -- destroy trump media, general sessions needs to
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convene a grand jury. the only thing we know first sure that the intel was leaked about retired lieutenant michael flynn, that's a felony and a crime. as for dr. farkas, we have to know what she knew about the unmasking about the surveillance and when she knew it. and hughes she was coming to kidding with and who was giving her the communication. and what did she know about leaking or getting the information to her friends on the hill. here with reaction, newt gingrich. you cannot write a novel like this, mr. speaker. and that you write really good novels. i've read them. >> i keep trying and i've got to say, reality has outstrip in my fiction. it's so convoluted now. such weird behavior. one of the things i mentioned to you the other day, why would you have these committees define the question in a narrow way that only involves trump? not bringing in bill clinton's
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half a million dollars from the russian bank, sending 20% of uranium to russia. i am from looking at foreign influence in the american system. there is a grave danger that destroyed the roman republic, moaning just pouring in to a corrupted system. i want to see it done fairly come out in the open. i think it's very important that one people in either party are suspected, that we have a fair and transparent and open system, right now this is a one-sided witch hunt. filled with allegations. when someone blurts out the truth, a few days later they are so scared, they try to walk the truth back and reject a reporting of their own words. that tells you something about the level of fear on the left. >> sean: when she is saying get as much intelligence to people on the hill as you possibly can and if they found out meaning the trump folks -- if they find out, how we knew
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what we knew about their trump staff dealing with russians -- there is no ambiguity there. we are not parsing of words. we are not slicing and dicing like ted koppel here. we are playing it in its entirety. >> listen, remember this too. the changes in the rules by the obama team in january weren't about hard intelligence. the changes were about gossip, rumor, slander, facts that cannot be checked out. they said just distributed to the all of the different agencies and by the way, that means leaks? what the heck. they weren't trying to get hard information up to the hill. we have processes for that. then you can brief with the house and senate majority and minority leaders. there is a lot a way for the intelligence community to get information to the congress to keep it secret. this is been a blatant effort, in the case of general flynn to smear him.
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so much of this is based on people who are committing felonies, breaking the law. in order to pursue a political agenda. >> sean: that is the only law we can actually confirm has been violated here. that is a felony, the leaking of intelligence. if we get the issues, if we just used evelyn farkas' own words. my interpretation is very clear. she talks about surveillance of the term campaign, and then when she talks about unmasking about the trump folks, that would be unmasking and then the next thing is welcome to gather as much intelligence and get it to our friends on the hill here. it seems to me that this has gone much deeper than anybody else in the media is willing to talk about. what should happen? with the intelligence community, shouldn't they bring her in? should a grand jury be convened? >> i don't understand what the two intelligence communities are
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doing. i get the chairman nunes has this wave of felonies that are occurring under the executive branch of the obama administration but chairman berger has the same understanding -- you clearly have here -- first of all the way she described it, this is te largest organized effort. this is not one or two random people going rogue. she talked about the we have to collectively get it up there. who? presumably the democrats. what is it about? not about a russians, not about hacking. its efforts to understand the trump team as they go through the transition to plan. that clearly has to involve felons. >> sean: coming up right after this break, more with newt gingrich. what republicans need to do to get their act together and get on the same page? laura ingraham is here to weigh in on the surveillance of the
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trump campaign and the unmasking and of course the leaks and also the republican invite. lou dobbs, austan goolsbee and ari fleischer. on this very special edition of "hannity" ." that can be triggered by over 200 different allergens. live claritin clear. on a perfect car, then smash it into a tree. your insurance company raises your rates... maybe you should've done more research on them. for drivers with accident forgiveness, liberty mutual won't raise your rates due to your first accident. liberty mutual insurance. then you're a couple. think of all you'll share... like snoring. does your bed do that? the dual adjustability of a sleep number bed allows you each to choose the firmness and comfort you want. so every couple can get the best sleep ever.
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>> sean: welcome back to "hannity." at the republican party continues feuding and now they all left propaganda destroy trump media has a new favorite talking point. president trump is ineffective, he cannot get stuff done. that's it's time to put that nae to rest. that is tonight's mini monologue. the plan to repeal and replace obamacare stalled in congress while the mainstream media wants you to think that trump is dead in the water. trump's presidency. he is been checking off look at that, all the items on his list. all his campaign promises, one by one. take a look, they are right there on this screen. what i call the speed of trump, now after the republicanth caren the house within fighting in the republican party, there's a danger that could undermine the president's agenda. earlier today, the freedom caucus -- we must fight them.
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the president is clearly frustrated with this division of the republican party. holding everyone in washington accountable. for seven long years, the g.o.p. ran on repealing enter placing obamacare. they said give us the house. they got it in 2010. give us the house and senate, they got it in 2014. give us a house-senate and presidency? they got that on november 8th. it is not the freedom caucus that is responsible for the g.o.p. failure to repeal and replace obamacare. this legislation wasn't wrong from the beginning. it was free to behind closed doors. not one single member saw the bill until it was rolled out. that made it a disaster. i do not know who is telling the white house to focus their anger on the freedom caucus but i do think it is misplaced. i have talked to them, they want to make a deal and work with the president and the country. my advice tonight to speaker ryan and her best to mike to mike the rest of
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congress is simple. you need to get all the different factions in your caucus together. get them together with senators like rand paul and mike lee and mitch mcconnell and secretary price. i have this before. get all the factions, the moderate scum of the tuesday group, the study group, the freedom caucus. order pizza, get beer. i don't care if you include coloring books. get a consensus bill like you've been promising the country for eight years, get it done and get it on the president's desk. that is your mission. follow your mission and your promise. not ideology. it is what is good for the american people. a promise he made everybody. we continue with newt gingrich. mr. speaker, how do you roll out a bill and not show one member of the house what's in the bill? how do not appeal to moderates moderates -- >> as you know, my newsletter came out yesterday, posted on fox news.
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it came out -- i outlined the mistakes that were made. it was an astonishing failure, to follow what ronald reagan and margaret thatcher taught us. we were so successful in that contract of the american congress. these guys were talking process, the guys were democrats were tg health care. it's not their job, second, you have to have something that people can believe in and understand and it cannot be so complicated that nobody understands it except -- you cannot write a bill and i am very worried they have learned nothing. you cannot write a bill designed around the very arcane senate reconciliation rules. totally fake scoring. and get anything you can explain
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to the american people. i think there is a way to get this done. it starts with something that's a major argument. if you design the right bill, if you did the right things for rural america, you did a lot of democrats -- you get a lot of democrats to vote for because people back home would win it. popular and communicated enough to win the argument so they have to find some gimmick. friday, the freedom caucus actually blocked the republicans from throwing away their majority. if they had voted for a bill that was at 70% approval -- 17% approval, ten or 12 days to run. hillary care broke 40 years of democratic control. obamacare lead to the democratic party defeat in 2010. a vote on friday might well have been the end of the republican majority in the house. i'm very concerned about where they are at right now. >> tucker: i'm very concerned
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that they did not have the sense to work on a bill knowing the it is a coalition party. look, you are right about process. the average american has no idea what reconciliation is and they don't care. this is what they want to know. am i going to have better care at a lower cost for me and my family? that is it. if this bill does not get that done, and you can't communicated and you don't have consensus -- why did they unveil it and why did they keep it secret? >> to make it worse, donald j. trump was elected as an outsider because people don't trust washington. there's going to be a part two and part three -- no one elected the current president to trust people. his job is to make sure it is accountable, it's verifiable but i do think the establishment is working overtime to try to drive away president trump and at the
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freedom caucus in order to move president trump toward the senate. i think it will backfire. i think they'll figure it out. i was very concerned today. >> sean: do you believe that the president was not served well by his own party? i think he did a lot of heavy lifting. he shouldn't have to do and be, he was put in the position to d do. come on they not do their job on the legislative side. i don't understand it. >> this was a congressional failure, not a presidential failure. they reassured him up until the last couple of days. it was all fine, it was all terrific but this is part one. then there's going to go to the senate and right at totally different bill. how can a pass both the house and senate? if you have not thought through all three steps, don't take the first step. >> sean: and for eight years. >> i'm concerned about about what they do next. >> sean: how can you not be ready for this moment?
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mr. speaker, good to see you. when we come back, a new report suggesting during the 2016 election the fbi director james kony wanted to expose that russia was trying to metal in the election but it was the obama administration that stopped him. why would they do that? laura ingraham weighs in on this. the latest on our blockbuster in terms of surveillance, a masking in the leaking of intelligence. the speaker of the admitted earlier today that he is worried president trump will reach out to democrats if republicans do not work out a solution. laura ingraham, next. and lou dobbs. i've been an army paratrooper for twelve years.
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>> live from america's news headquarters, former national security advisor michael flynn offering to testify in exchange for immunity. that is according to "the wall street journal." flynn's lawyer confirming there were talks with congressional panels and that his client wouldn't agree to be questioned in such a politicized environment without assurances against unfair prosecution.
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admitting he misled vice president mike pence against the content with the russian investor to the u.s. north carolina lawmakers passing a bill to roll back the states bathroom bill, that log requires folks to use the bathroom matching their birth certificat certificate. it discriminates against transgender people while companies boycotted the state costing north carolina billions in lost revenue. now, let's take you straight back to "hannity" ." >> sean: welcome back to "hannity," james comey attempted to go public as early as the summer of 2016 with information on russia's campaign to implement the u.s. presidential collection but it was the obama administration officials that blocked him from doing so. two sources with knowledge on
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the matter -- russian president vladimir putin said accusations of russian interference in the election our lives. take a look. >> although this things are fictional, lies. all these are used for domestic political agendas. >> you and the russian government never tried to influence the outcome of the u.s. presidential election and that there will be no evidence found? >> ronald reagan was debating about taxes and no. no. >> sean: i don't take putin at his word and nobody should and his history with a little mixed up. it was actually president george h.w. bush who said read my lips. but the sentiment stands that
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russia was not involved. as was discussed by james comey and clapper and admiral rogers. we continue now with fox news contributor laura ingraham. i don't really care what putin says in that sense but here is the problem. when you look at the narrative that has gone on all this time without any evidence and that it must be learned with newt in the first segment, at a very deep level the unmasking of trump and president-elect and those around him, leaking intelligence which is a felony -- now we've got a really deep issue here that we do know happened but the media ignores that part. your reaction? >> sean, the truth about this comey revelation -- oh, comey wanted to reveal this. i always like to think about the motive.
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we have to be our journalistic detective here. who has a motive to release that information now? a lot of democrats just want to keep the story going to look at feed the media beast every so often. which goes nowhere. who has motive here? i would argue that comey could have motive, someone close to him could have motive to release this. look, i was a crusader for the truth and get this information out before the voters went to the polls. or, sean, you could be someone high up in the obama administration who who was outt that meeting. who wants to burn their reputation. look, we did not want to influence the election. we were being very judicious in not putting out this information until october. we wanted to be clear that everyone in the intelligence agencies were on board at that russia was actually trying to tamper with the election. what we know is that they are still leaking. the leaking never stopped with these people. they are now releasing information about what happened
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in a comey meeting with top obama administration officials? this is helping no one except perhaps the obama people. >> sean: what is your take on evelyn farkas? she is out now. she is with hillary. and her original comment which he walked back today and a major way, my interpretation was very clear what she was talking abou about. surveillance, unmasking and potentially leaking to our friends upon the hill. intelligence. what to make of those comments? why is she still on tv? where is her lawyer? >> i think your initial comments are probably more accurate. it blew up in the last 24 hours. to me, it is becoming increasingly clear. i think you agree that there are a number of trump transition people whose names were unmasked and released to various friends in the press. these individuals had nothing to do with the russian
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investigation. zero. but they wanted to demonize these people and they wanted to most of all, sean, delegitimize the trump conservative populist agenda. they were going to delegitimize him on immigration, tax reform, health care. keeping perpetual cloud over hi him. his staff looking for information that i think had nothing to do with russia, to try to besmirch the reputation of staffers in the -- when devin nunes and the democrats cop up this information finally, we are going to have a very different view about all of this. we're going to realize why the democrats frankly are trying to demonize devin nunes. >> sean: the great analysis as always. we will have more with laura right after the break. she will be joined with our own lou dobbs. speaker ryan says he is worried the president will reach out to democrats to get the deal done on health care if they do not come up with a solution in the republican party. we will get to that and ari
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impressed with. he rolled up his sleeves. he is up to speed on the issue. he knows the circumstances. what i worry about is that if we do not do this, he will go work with democrats. to try and change obamacare. that is hardly a conservative thing. this is a can-do president. a business guy who wants to get things done. i know that he wants to get things done with the republican congress but if they don't do any good, i pray it will push the president into working with democrats. he has been suggesting that as much. >> sean: we continue also with our friend laura ingraham and lou dobbs. okay, the democrats are going to lead him down a criminal's path and then stick a shift in his back. >> you just heard the speaker. he is talking about president trump being a businessman. he knows when his butt is being
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kissed and i don't think he could've been more transparent and obvious in doing so. what has ryan been telling this president? this is a bad bill. this was not the perfect thing, the enemy of the good. this was a disastrous piece of legislation from jump street. >> sean: not one single house members on the bill before it was rolled out. >> even though they were in regular order, not -- this is a calamity, legislative calamity and it was led by speaker ryan. the same guy who apparently president trump is going to have lead a tax form. exponentially, passing legislation becomes far more difficult -- because the speaker thinks he some sort of ten pot dictator. >> sean: what is your reaction, lawyer? >> [laughs] >> sean: then you state of the
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speaker, you go sell it. everyone's trying their best to help. was a mistake made by not building the consensus before the release? bringing the moderates, tuesday, sunday, study group caucuses together? >> right, this was botched. this was botched, the communication was botched by all parties. i think they allowed paul ryan to quarterback most of it. they came in kind of toward the end to try to repair things with the freedom caucus and then with the more moderate republicans. it's ridiculous to start pointing fingers at the freedom caucus. i don't understand donald trump's tweet about that at all today. let me just say this. mark meadows in october of 2016 when paul ryan was dis- inviting donald trump to his big fall
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fest event in wisconsin, mark meadows stood by donald trump as did all these other members of the freedom caucus. i would be very careful if i were president trump in alienating kind of the only people who were with you in october. in the republican hierarchy. >> i think you're exactly right but let's say it straight forward. somebody has told the president of the united states something that is not true. there is no way in the world that this president should think based on fact, the empirical straightforward reality, that it mark meadows who is the chairman of the freedom caucus -- that jim jordan, founder of the freedom caucus is doing anything but serving the nation. their constituents and principles. in the president. >> that is their job. >> these are three of the finest congressmen on the hill.
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>> they are good people. lou is right. for paul ryan to come out and say g, we are afraid the president is going to work with democrats. well, who's fault is that? if you are quarterbacking all of this, then you have to be straight with the president about who is in your caucus. there are some more moderate folks. some more conservative folks. paul ryan knew -- >> sean: everyone should have agreed before -- >> yes, you have to lay the groundwork. yet seven years to do this and you come in and rush this thing and then oh, it all fell apart and it is mark meadows fault? ridiculous. >> sean: there is a fix. start from the beginning. build the coalition and get the job done for the american people and move on to the next legislative -- >> let me say one thing quickly. there will be a train wreck and it won't be at the white house. it's going to be when the president of the united states finds out.
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that he was misled and backs were misrepresented. this president will not put up with it and the boys and girls who play cute on this one are going to pay a hell of a price. >> sean: ari fleischer and austan goolsbee will be here next as we continue a very busy night here on "hannity" ." so how old do you want to be when you retire? uhh, i was thinking around 70. alright, and before that? you mean after that? no, i'm talking before that. do you have things you want to do before you retire? oh yeah sure... ok, like what? but i thought we were supposed to be talking about investing for retirement?
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>> he had told me that leica will still blow her tight person had given him some information that was new. that spoke to the last administration. and part of this investigation. they briefed me about it, i did not know the content of it. only knew the nature of it. and that he was going to brief others. >> sean: that with paul ryan talking about a possible source of devin nunes saying the president and his team were in fact surveilled. joining us with reaction, ari fleischer and former obama economic guru, austan goolsbee is with us. austan, i assume you believe americans should not be surveilled with a without a prr warrant. >> i believe we should follow the law.
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if in the act of intelligence gathering, that americans are picked up, we should use the prs minimization and we certainly should not unmask their identity and certainly shouldn't leak the intelligence which is a violation of the espionage act and a felony, do you agree? >> i sense that there is some trick question coming. i do not think that we should be committing felonies. >> sean: so, ari fleischer, what are we learning here from john solomon and james rosen and sara carter and even evelyn farkas? a felony was just committed in the case of daniel flynn and their talk about releasing intelligence for political purps on nbc. what is your reaction to that? >> i will tell you what i am learning. any development on this issue that has the remote possibility of supporting donald trump's point of view is illegitimately gathered and disseminated and should never be shared.
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on the other side, any fact or development that opposes what donald trump is saying is probably gathered and ought to be disseminated by everybody and the democrats doing it should be praised. this is the coverage of this issue. there are two sides to it but the only side that gets hammered is anyone giving support to what donald trump has said and i say that as someone who opposes his first tweets because he went too far when he said that about barack obama. but it has been lopsided. >> sean: but trump may have been surveilled. the fisa warrant, surveillance took place -- that leaks took place. unmasking took place and we are talking about now there is no privacy for the american people so my question i guess -- >> i don't think that we know that. >> sean: oh, we do. >> we should be more circumspect talking about what we know from classified information that has
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not been released. >> sean: for eight months, your liberal friends of the media have been talking about russia and the trump campaign collusion. do you have any evidence at all? >> as i have said all along, sean, i've been totally consistent on both the wikileaks side and on the side. i do not think that we should be encouraging people to leak anything illegally. and i don't think that we shoul should -- >> sean: the house intelligence committee chairman devin nunes, we also know that sara carter and john solomon and james rosen have all said that the surveillance occurred. >> wait a second -- >> sean: and in the case of general flynn, that intelligence was leaked which resulted in him losing his career. which is a felony. >> as i said, i have all along -- i think if people are leaking information illegally, we should investigate that.
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that doesn't mean we should ignore if the russians were involved in trying to -- >> sean: i never said that. >> they should also investigate that. >> sean: james call me, james clapper, that seems to never get covered by the media. >> that is exactly right. such a leap of faith to say that the trump people colluded with the russians to do this but that's what everyone wants to believe at least in the media and among the democrats -- it's totally -- the republican senator was asked because of his relationship to donald trump could he be a fair investigator since he was for donald trump? nobody said to the lead dunham mark democrat because you are against donald trump, can you be fair? this whole media approach to this, suggesting only one side could be wrong. and that is donald trump's side.
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i want to have an investigation but i have so little faith that the press is going to be the one who has any sense of fairness in this issue. >> sean: is there any sense of evidence that shows collusion after eight months of allegation? >> no, anyone no one has seen. no evidence of collusion. but that's what the investigation is and i think with the russians did getting involved was nefarious in and o. that ought to be investigated. >> sean: we know that obama tried to influence the elections in israel and unseat prime minister netanyahu. but i guess it only matters if it is against us. i've got to roll. we have a very important question of the day. plus, some of your voice mails you left for me on the hate -- in some cases -- "hannity" hotline. no matter who you are,
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