After being blasted by Trump, the top Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee begs the president to turn off the TV

Rep. Adam Schiff.
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House Intelligence Committee ranking member Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) didn't bat an eye Monday when President Trump blasted him as being "one of the biggest liars and leakers in Washington." Responding to Trump's tweet, Schiff said:

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Ouch. Meanwhile, government funding is once again about to expire — this time on Thursday — and senators are pessimistic about reaching a long-term deal for people brought to the United States illegally as children by Trump's deadline of March 5.

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