Whistle-blower: Trump Officials Pushed Intel Staff To Downplay Russian Interference : The NPR Politics Podcast The Department of Homeland Security official says in his complaint that he was ordered to halt reports that made the president "look bad." DHS and the White House deny the allegation.

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Whistle-blower: Trump Officials Pushed Intel Staff To Downplay Russian Interference

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Whistle-blower: Trump Officials Pushed Intel Staff To Downplay Russian Interference

Whistle-blower: Trump Officials Pushed Intel Staff To Downplay Russian Interference

Whistle-blower: Trump Officials Pushed Intel Staff To Downplay Russian Interference

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The Department of Homeland Security official says in his complaint that he was ordered to halt reports that made the president "look bad." DHS and the White House deny the allegation.

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