State Department ratchets up Clinton email probe: report
Washington (AFP) - Donald Trump's administration is amping up an investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails, The Washington Post reported Saturday, breathing new life into a pet issue used by the president to rail against his opponent during the 2016 elections.The question of whether Clinton improperly used a private email account and server while secretary of state led to Trump's repeat assertion that she deserved to be put in prison and frequent chants of "lock her up" at his political rallies.Following an FBI investigation into the matter, former director James Comey did not recommend char...
Trump Slams FBI & James Comey In New Tweets After Justice Dept. Inspector General’s Findings
President Donald Trump jumped on Twitter early Friday morning to voice his disgust with a 500-page report the Justice Department’s inspector general issued Thursday about James Comey‘s handling of the investigation into Hillary Clinton‘s emails.Trump Blasts James Comey, FBI On TwitterTrump called the report a “total disaster” for Comey, whom he fired in May 2017, and referred to Comey’s subordinates at the FBI as “minions.” The president then called on current FBI Director Christopher Wray to re-establish the bureau’s reputation.Inspector general Michael Horowitz said in a statement Thursday t...
Justice Dept. Inspector General Says James Comey Was Insubordinate But Unbiased In Hillary Clinton Email Probe
Former FBI Director James Comey broke protocol and was insubordinate while conducting his investigation into Hillary Clinton‘s use of a private email server, although there is no proof that Comey was biased in the probe in any way, officials said on Thursday.James Comey Was Insubordinate But Unbiased In Clinton InquiryA report from the Justice Department’s inspector general, Michael Horowitz, does not dispute the final decision to clear Clinton of all wrongdoing, according to The New York Times. The report also says officials found no evidence to support claims that Comey and the FBI were poli...