Mr Conaway said the worst the panel had found was "perhaps some bad judgment, inappropriate meetings, inappropriate judgment at taking meetings". The Senate Intelligence Committee continues its investigation, which has been much more low key than the House approach, and it appears to also be actually bipartisan.
"We have learned a great deal about countless secret meetings, conversations and communications between Trump campaign officials and the Russians, all of which the Trump Administration initially denied", he added. "We're not dealing in fiction, we're dealing in facts, and we found no evidence of any collusion".
In a statement, Gowdy said it was "clear, based on the evidence, Russian Federation had disdain for Secretary Clinton and was motivated in whole or in part by a desire to harm her candidacy or undermine her Presidency had she prevailed". "It was a powerful decision that left no doubt", Trump said.
US intelligence agencies are due to review the draft report and declassify it before it is made available to the public. Neither has yet produced any evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation.
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Democrats on the committee said they were caught unaware by the announcement, but they couldn't have been surprised by the conclusion.
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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes has come under fire for how the panel handled the Russian Federation probe. "If the Russians do have leverage over the President of the United States, the Majority has simply decided it would rather not know".
The intelligence committee's findings do not end the Russian Federation imbroglio - the Senate intelligence committee and Justice Department special counsel Robert Mueller are continuing their work - but they provide a political shot in the arm for Trump.
Trump spoke publicly about the House panel's conclusion hours after celebrating it with a tweet, written in capital letters. Committee chairman Devin Nunes has been a close supporter of Trump.
Trump needs to listen to Rosenstein, not the Republicans on a divided House committee.
Democrats later released their own 10-page memo rebutting the Republican allegations, saying the Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department handled the warrant appropriately and the surveillance court was told there was political motivation behind the opposition research.
"Protecting our election system is a top concern and one I am deeply engaged in both on HPSCI, and in my work as Chair of the House Armed Services Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities", she said.