Whistleblower Retaliation

The National Whistleblower Center issued the below statement today:

The Statement of the National Whistleblower Center on the Termination of The Inspector General of the Intelligence Community
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In November 2019, federal prosecutors in Michigan indicted a man on charges of making death threats against Mark Zaid, the attorney representing the whistleblower at the center of the Trump impeachment proceedings, according to recently unsealed court filings. The message to Zaid came on the heels of a November 2019 rally in which President Trump read aloud tweets by Zaid, commenting: “These people are bad people, and it’s so bad what they do to our country. They rip the guts out of our country.”
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