Some of the leading Democrats on congressional intelligence and judiciary Committees served as prosecutors during legal careers prior to being elected to Washington, DC.
In the wake of the latest indictments by special counsel Robert Mueller, some of the former prosecutors too to Twitter to list the remaining questions revealed by the today's announcements.
Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) was the elected prosecutor in Hennepen County, Minnesota's most populous county. She wondered how it would effect social media company lobbying against pending campaign finance.
Will 13 indictments get the big social media companies to stop opposing my bill to require disclosure and disclaime… https://t.co/Lvv4iBbiUD— Amy Klobuchar (@Amy Klobuchar)1518812654.0
Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) of the judiciary committee served two, 4-year terms as the State's Attorney of Chittenden County. His question was about sanctions.
**NOW** will the President finally implement the #Russia #sanctions that Congress overwhelmingly approved, followin… https://t.co/76sEbcoV0n— Sen. Patrick Leahy (@Sen. Patrick Leahy)1518812365.0
Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-CA) was an Alameda County deputy District Attorney. His question went to which side Trump will choose.
Do you believe it now? Will President Trump side with America or Russia?— Rep. Eric Swalwell (@Rep. Eric Swalwell)1518811374.0
Congressman Ted Lieu (D-CA), served on active duty in the United States Air Force Judge Advocate General's Corps and holds the rank of colonel in the Reserves. Leiu also wondered about sanctions.
Dear #GOP Members of Congress who say this Russia thing is a hoax perpetrated by Dems/FBI: You look really, really… https://t.co/GwGRvbuypi— Ted Lieu (@Ted Lieu)1518810703.0
And Lieu asked about Trump's claim that Mueller's investigation is a which hunt.
Dear @realDonaldTrump: The DOJ indicted 13 Russian nationals at the Internet Research Agency for violating federal… https://t.co/16f5FdQYS9— Ted Lieu (@Ted Lieu)1518805710.0
And he wondered if "persons known and unknown" referred to members of Trump's campaign team.
Dear @realDonaldTrump: Not surprised you didn't read the #Mueller indictment. Doesn't say elections were not impact… https://t.co/DDfujVPP25— Ted Lieu (@Ted Lieu)1518815473.0