Sen. Menendez: Still Have My Intelligence Credentials

Posted on AllSides November 3rd, 2023
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Despite facing a federal indictment, Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J. said he's not barred from Senate intelligence briefings.

Menendez made his comments during an interview on New Jersey PBS's "Chat Box with David Cruz" show.

Menendez was indicted on Sept. 22 on charges he and his wife, Nadine, accepted bribes including cash and gold bars in transactions that included using his position as committee chair to influence some U.S. policy decisions in favor of Egypt's autocratic government, according to The Associated Press.

The indictment alleges that included helping Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi's government...

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