Senator Ernst: Respect Should Be Mutual Between Congress and Federal Agencies

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with governors and lawmakers in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Thursday, April 12, 2018, in Washington. From left, Gov. Pete Ricketts, R-Neb., Sen. John Thune, R-S.D., Trump, and Sen. Joni Ernst, R-Iowa. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)

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UPDATED 10:36 AM PT — April 15, 2018

Iowa Senator Joni Ernst responds to criticism leveled toward Congress in the new book by James Comey.

During an interview today, the GOP lawmaker replied to statements in Comey’s book, which accuses Congress of not speaking out enough in support of federal law enforcement officers.

Senator Ernst said Congress stands behind the men and women in the various agencies, especially those who work for the good of the American people.