Schumer Statement on Former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn

April 25, 2017

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer delivered the below statement following revelations that former national security adviser Michael Flynn violated the law while working on behalf of a foreign government:

“The disturbing news that General Flynn may have violated the law in connection with his security clearance may be just the tip of the iceberg.  These revelations highlight the importance of the intelligence committee working in a bipartisan way to request and receive documents with respect to any financial arrangements Flynn and others in similar positions may have had with foreign governments.”