Trump for ‘transparency’ as House mulls memo release

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders pauses while speaking to the media during the daily press briefing at the White House, Monday, Jan. 29, 2018, in Washington. Sanders discussed immigration, President Donald Trump’s upcoming State of the Union Address to Congress and other topics. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

The White House said Monday that President Donald Trump favors “full transparency” as Republicans on the House intelligence committee move toward an unprecedented vote on whether to release classified information to the public.