Senate Intel Chair Weighs In on Collusion Probe

Chairman of the Senate Intelligence Committee Richard Burr, R-N.C., said the panel had not unearthed any proof of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin.

“If we write a report based upon the facts that we have, then we don’t have anything that would suggest there was collusion by the Trump campaign and Russia,” Burr said in an interview with CBS News.

Burr said “if I can finish tomorrow, I would finish tomorrow” and signaled that panel’s two-year investigation that launched in January 2017 is coming to a close. Even so, the committee has not started composing a final report on the investigation, and it’s unclear how much material would be declassified.

“We know we’re getting to the bottom of the barrel because there are not new questions that we’re searching for answers to,” Burr said.

Read more at the Washington Examiner.