Director of National Intelligence Avril Haines testified in front of the Senate Intelligence Committee on Wednesday and said the intelligence community has not yet discounted the theory that COVID-19 originally leaked out of a lab in Wuhan, China:

Boy, it’s really weird how much Biden administration folks sound like Sen. Tom Cotton and others now that they’ve been briefed on the matter:

That question came from Sen. Marco Rubio:

Haines said they’re investigating two scenarios: 1. It originated with an animat and 2. it was a lab accident:

CIA Director William Burns added that China “has not been fully forthcoming or fully transparent”:

And NSA Director Paul Nakasone said the government is working with “US intel agencies, as well as other countries and ‘academia'” to answer these outstanding questions:


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