Joe DiGenova Says ‘Everyone Should Take the Fifth’ Who’s Called to Testify Before Nadler’s Committee

by Susan Jones

House Judiciary Committee Chairman Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) (L) listens to ranking member Rep. Doug Collins (R-Ga.) at a February 8, 2019 hearing. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

(CNSNews.com) – The day after the House Judiciary Committee asked 81 people to produce documents as part of the newly expanded Trump investigation, a former U.S. attorney said private citizens should refuse to cooperate.

“No one should talk to this committee. Everyone should take the fifth,” Joe diGenova, the former U.S. attorney for the District of Columbia, told Fox News’s Martha McCallum on Monday.

“This is a letter to 81 people to produce documents. Everyone should refuse, and when they’re subpoenaed, they should all take the Fifth, because this is a perjury trap. This is not a legitimate investigation. It is a fishing expedition. They’re trying to get people up there to make them look bad so they can try and

make the president look bad.”

 

“Carter Page is the last person who should go and talk to them. And why is that? He cooperated with the FBI and helped convict two Russian spies in New York. Then all of a sudden, the FBI decided to frame him and use him to try and gather fake evidence to use against the president of the United States in a FISA warrant. Read more at cnsnews.com.