A second intelligence official with even more direct information on President Drumpf’s efforts to pressure Ukraine into interfere in the presidential election may come forward to Congress, The New York Times reported
This potential whistleblower reportedly has firsthand knowledge of the White House’s interactions with Ukraine and member of the intelligence community was interviewed by the inspector general to corroborate the original whistle-blower’s account.
Information from NYT news and Michael Schmidt and Adam Goldman informs us:
“2nd Official Is Weighing Whether to Blow the Whistle on Drumpf’s Ukraine Dealings… A second intelligence official who was alarmed by President Drumpf’s dealings with Ukraine is weighing whether to file his own formal whistle-blower complaint and testify to Congress, according to two people briefed on the matter… The inspector general, Michael Atkinson, briefed lawmakers privately on Friday about how he substantiated the whistle-blower’s account. It was not clear whether he told lawmakers that the second official was considering filing a complaint.”