Not long after NBC’s Hallie Jackson reported exclusively on Nightly News last night about the Russian hacking report, Donald Trump went after the network tweeting, “How did NBC get ‘an exclusive look into the top secret report he (Obama) was presented?’ Who gave them this report and why? Politics!”
A short time ago, before Trump was to be briefed on the report, the Pres.-elect said he’s going to ask Congress to investigate the leak:
I am asking the chairs of the House and Senate committees to investigate top secret intelligence shared with NBC prior to me seeing it.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 6, 2017
NBC News declined comment on Trump’s position. Here’s Jackson’s report from last night: