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Politics Ryan tweet on classified info resurfaces after bombshell Trump report

03:07  16 may  2017
03:07  16 may  2017 Source:   thehill.com

The Latest: Officials deny Trump revealed classified info

  The Latest: Officials deny Trump revealed classified info The Latest on the report that President Donald Trump shared classified information with Russian officials (all times EDT): 6:50 p.m. Top administration officials are denying a report that President Donald Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian officials during a meeting at the White House last week. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson says Trump discussed "the nature of specific threats" during the meeting, "but they did not discuss sources, methods or military operations." National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster says, "At no time were any intelligence sources or methods discussed." And Deputy National Security Adviser Dina Powell says flatly, "This story is fal

A 2016 tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) about being "careless" with classified data resurfaced on Monday afternoon soon after a report claiming that President Trump revealed highly classified information to top Russian officials.

A 2016 tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan about being "careless" with classified data resurfaced on Monday afternoon soon after a report claiming that President Trump revealed highly classified information to top Russian officials.

Ryan tweet on classified info resurfaces after bombshell Trump report © Provided by The Hill Ryan tweet on classified info resurfaces after bombshell Trump report

A 2016 tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan about being "careless" with classified data resurfaced on Monday afternoon soon after a report claiming that President Trump revealed highly classified information to top Russian officials.

"Individuals who are 'extremely careless' with classified information should be denied further access to such info," the Wisconsin Republican tweeted in July, referring to former FBI Director James Comey's on statement that Hillary Clinton's handling of sensitive information.

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The tweet was reposted by social media users, including many lawmakers, after The Washington Post reported that Trump divulged information from a foreign intelligence source with expertise on the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador during their Oval Office meeting last week.

Citing current and former U.S. officials, the Post reported that Trump disclosed more information than the U.S. had shared even with its allies.

Ryan's 2016 tweet followed his call for then-Democratic candidate Clinton to no longer receive classified information as a candidate.

Trump's tweets on mishandled classified info come back to haunt him

  Trump's tweets on mishandled classified info come back to haunt him President Trump has made it clear that he has no tolerance for leaks or careless treatment of classified material, just ask Hillary Clinton. But the president himself was guilty of some loose lips during a recent (and controversial) visit to the Oval Office by Russian officials, according to a report from The Washinton Post. Now, before you start chanting "Lock him up," remember that the president has a lot of authority to declassify material. But, given the whole Russia investigation, allegations of collusion and the recent firing of FBI Director James Comey, it's fair to say this falls under what the kids these days refer to as "bad optics.

After a bombshell report was published tonight, revealing that our amateur president gave Russian officials highly classified information during a meeting last week, a 2016 tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan about being "careless" with classified data resurfaced

"A 2016 tweet from House Speaker Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) about being "careless" with classified data resurfaced on Monday afternoon soon after a report claiming that President Trump revealed highly classified information to top Russian classified - info - resurfaces - after - bombshell - trump - report .

Comey, whom Trump fired last week, criticized Clinton and her staff for being "extremely careless" over her use of a private email server while secretary of State.

Several lawmakers and members of the media reposted or retweeted Ryan's message.

Trump disclosure of classified intel may have endangered spy: report .
<p>President Trump's reported disclosure of classified information may have put an Israeli spy's life at risk, according to current and former U.S. officials.</p>The spy, who was placed by Israel inside ISIS, provided intelligence on an active ISIS plot to bring down a passenger jet plane to the United States, ABC reported Tuesday.

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