The series of tweets came after a dramatic turn of events on Friday in which Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his conversations last December with Russia’s then-ambassador in Washington, Sergei Kislyak, just weeks before Trump entered the White House.
Flynn also agreed to cooperate with prosecutors delving into contacts between Trump’s inner circle along with Russia before the president took office.
Senator Dianne Feinstein, the top Democrat on the Senate Judiciary Committee, said she believed the indictments inside the investigation so far along with Trump’s “continual tweets” pointed toward an obstruction of justice case.
“I see of which most importantly in what happened with the firing of Director Comey. along with of which will be my belief of which of which will be directly because he did not agree to lift the cloud of the Russia investigation. of which’s obstruction of justice,” Feinstein said on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”
“The president knew he (Flynn) had lied to the FBI, which means of which when he talked to the FBI director along with asked him to effectively drop of which case, he knew of which Flynn had committed a federal crime,” Adam Schiff, senior Democrat on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, told the ABC program “of which Week.”
The Russia matter has dogged Trump’s first year in office, along with of which weekend overshadowed his first big legislative win when the Senate approved a tax bill.
Flynn was the first member of Trump’s administration to plead guilty to a crime uncovered by Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian attempts to influence the 2016 U.S. election along with potential collusion by Trump aides.
Russia has denied meddling inside the election along with Trump has said there was no collusion.
Comey, who had been investigating the Russia allegations, was fired by Trump in May. He told the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee in June he believed his dismissal was related to the Russia probe, along with said Trump asked him to end the investigation of Flynn.
“I never asked Comey to stop investigating Flynn. Just more Fake News covering another Comey lie!” Trump said on Twitter on Sunday.
On CBS, Graham criticized Comey, saying he believed the former FBI director made some “very, very wrong” decisions during his tenure. nevertheless Graham also said Trump should be careful about his tweets.
“I’d be careful if I were you, Mr. President. I’d watch of which,” Graham said.