Amid the coronavirus panic, a quiet investigation has begun on Capitol Hill led by Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham. He’s already begun interviewing unnamed government officials. It involves accountability for the FBI’s improper wiretaps against a government citizen who happened to be affiliated with the Trump campaign. Sharyl: What can you tell me about the […]
They say a motivated prosecutor can "indict a ham sandwich." But when it's the Dept. of Justice and FBI judging their own-- it seems like it's not so easy.
The following is an excerpt of my news analysis in The Hill. What will Department of Justice Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s latest investigation reveal? Will Congress hold hearings about it? Will former acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe actually get indicted? After all, it’s said that a motivated prosecutor can “indict a ham sandwich” if he […]
Newly-released documents provide details from investigators who worked in Obama administration's Intelligence Community Inspector General's office Almost all of Hillary Clinton's emails were surreptitiously sent to mysterious email address. Foreign hack suspected... and it isn't the Russians. FBI's Peter Strzok says he doesn't recall investigators telling him of suspected national security breach. Clinton State Dept. […]
Newly-obtained documents show why a Trump foe at the FBI wasn't prosecuted for alleged lying, while Trump allies were.
Employee was facing unprecedented challengers [sic] and pressures. Justice Department Office of Professional Responsibility In 2018, both the Department of Justice Inspector General and FBI Office of Professional Responsibility concluded that former FBI Acting Director Andrew McCabe had "made an unauthorized disclosure to the news media and lacked candor − including under oath − on […]