An explosive report published by Politico this weekend revealed the shocking steps President Obama took to ensure the passage of the Iranian nuclear agreement, covertly protecting Hezbollah as it smuggled drugs into the United States.
Now, at least one GOP lawmaker is demanding a federal investigation.
“The Obama administration reportedly was protecting Hezbollah terrorists who were funding themselves by trafficking illegal drugs”
The bombshell article outlined the Obama administration’s attempts to appease leaders in Tehran, blocking an ongoing federal investigation that was tasked with taking-down Hezbollah operatives throughout the Middle East.
GOP Rep. Robert Pittenger of North Carolina is renewing calls for a public investigation into the matter, saying the American people have the right to know exactly why the former President colluded with known-terrorists and Iranian officials.
“While American soldiers were bravely fighting ISIS terrorists, with some paying the ultimate price, the Obama administration reportedly was protecting Hezbollah terrorists who were funding themselves by trafficking illegal drugs. No wonder President Obama couldn’t bring himself to call them “Radical Islamist Terrorists,” said the statement from Pittenger’s office.
Read the full statement at Independent Journal Review