More Dems offer to hire McCabe

More Dems offer to hire McCabe
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More Democratic lawmakers are coming forward with offers to hire former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabeAndrew George McCabeBuck Wild: 'Is President Trump paranoid or is the Deep State out to get him?' Why does Congress keep playing political games on FBI oversight? FBI confidence in leaders sank after Comey was fired: report MORE after he was fired Friday, just two days before he was eligible for his pension.

Democratic Reps. Seth MoultonSeth Wilbur MoultonHoping to catch fire, House Dems eye White House The Hill's Morning Report — Battle lines drawn: Kavanaugh’s confirmation fight gets under way Dem generation gap widens MORE (Mass.), Jamie RaskinJamin (Jamie) Ben RaskinHillicon Valley: Trump tries to quell Russia furor | Sparks fly at hearing on social media | First House Republican backs net neutrality bill | Meet the DNC's cyber guru | Sinclair defiant after merger setback Sparks fly at hearing on anti-conservative bias in tech Dems try to end hearing on bias against conservatives in tech MORE (Md.) and Luis Gutiérrez (Ill.) have all made job offers on Twitter. The lawmakers are extending the offers in an attempt to help McCabe to qualify for his benefits.

“Would be happy to consider this,” Moulton said of hiring McCabe. “The Sixth District of MA would benefit from the wisdom and talent of such an experienced public servant.” 

 

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Raskin made a more direct job offer, telling McCabe to “DM me.”

“Andrew McCabe: I have the need to hire a Special Senior Staff Attorney to help me with my work on the House Judiciary Committee dealing with threats to the Constitution and the rule of law in America. You're perfect for the job,” Raskin said.

 And Gutiérrez has made a similar offer to McCabe. 

Rep. Mark PocanMark William PocanHouse backs resolution expressing support for ICE House GOP reverses, cancels vote on Dem bill to abolish ICE This week: GOP mulls vote on ‘abolish ICE’ legislation MORE (D-Wis.) has also offered to hire McCabe.

McCabe’s spokeswoman said Sunday in response to Pocan's offer that the former FBI official is “considering all options” after his dismissal.

Attorney General Jeff SessionsJefferson (Jeff) Beauregard SessionsKey GOP lawmaker throws cold water on Rosenstein impeachment With new immigration policy, Trump administration gutting the right to asylum Homeland Security advisory council members resign over family separations: report MORE fired McCabe on Friday, saying McCabe had made an unauthorized disclosure to the media and wasn’t forthcoming with investigators in an internal review.

McCabe claimed that he was fired to try and undermine special counsel Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE’s probe into Russia's election interference, in which he could be a key witness.

He has also denied any allegations of wrongdoing.