Up to 30 Hill Democrats met with Russian ambassador in 2015

Up to 30 Hill Democrats met with Russian ambassador in 2015
What's Russian for "donutgate"? (Image via Twitter)

[Ed. – Investigate.  Recuse.  Resign.  Their credibility is shot.  Russia was occupying Ukraine.  Obama was negotiating the Iran JCPOA with Russia. The sheer frickin HUMANITY.]

A number of Democrats, including Nancy Pelosi and Elizabeth Warren, are now demanding that Attorney General Jeff Sessions resign because he met with a Russian ambassador twice in the last year.  It doesn’t matter that he told the truth when he was asked if he had knowledge that anyone connected to the Trump campaign met with the Russians, and it doesn’t matter that his meetings were in line with his work as a Senator.  He met with the Russians, and that’s all that matters.

But it turns out that up to 30 Democrats met with Russian diplomats in 2015 regarding Obama’s nuclear deal with Iran.

According to Foreign Policy (Emphasis added):

The White House says it’s confident it has the votes to override Republicans who reject the historic accord to limit Iran’s nuclear program agreed to by world powers and Tehran. But some of America’s closest allies are less certain, and are clearing their schedules to meet with wavering Democratic lawmakers in a push to keep the deal intact.

Some of Washington’s less reliable partners are worried too: Top diplomats from Russia and China joined a rare meeting of world powers’ envoys on Capitol Hill this week with roughly 30 Senate Democrats to tamp down concerns over the nuclear agreement.

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