Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin Misrepresents Text Messages Between FBI Agents, Again

Senator Ron Johnson of Wisconsin has made the second misleading claim regarding FBI texts and the Trump administration over the last several weeks.  This one is about alleged involvement former President Barack Obama had in the FBI investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email use. Senator Johnson alleged that a text exchange between FBI agents Peter Strzok […]

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Newly Released Batch of Emails Reveal Long-Time Clinton Aide, Huma Abedin Requested Immunity, Threatened to Take the Fifth

A newly released batch of emails between FBI agents show that long-time Hillary Clinton aide Huma Abedin threatened to invoke her 5th Amendment right if she was not granted immunity in a FBI investigation.  The threat came in December 2016, when an FBI inquiry into the Clinton email scandal had thought to have been concluded […]

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Newly Released FBI Texts Show Obama Wanted to “Know Everything” About Clinton Investigation – Trump Calls Them “Bombshells”

Newly revealed text messages between FBI agents Peter Strzok and Lisa Page seem to imply that former President Barack Obama wanted to be made intimately familiar with the details of the FBI’s investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server. Page was writing to Strzok on the subject of […]

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FBI Agent Peter Strzok Directly Involved in Crafting of Letter that Effectively Reopened Clinton Investigation

FBI agent Peter Strzok was directly involved in the drafting of the letter former FBI Director James Comey wrote to Congress effectively reopening the Hillary Clinton email investigation, it was learned last week.  The letter, written just days before the 2016 presidential election apprised Congress of thousands of Clinton’s additional work-related emails that had been […]

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FBI Agent that Served on Mueller’s Team: I’m Concerned “There’s No Big There There”

An FBI agent expressed skepticism that the special counsel’s investigation into Russian meddling would uncover any serious wrongdoing in a text message to another agent.  “You and I both know the odds are nothing. If I thought it was likely, I’d be there no question. I hesitate in part because of my gut sense and […]

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Text Messages Between Anti-Trump Agents Misplaced, FBI Says

The FBI has failed to record five months’ worth of text messages between two FBI agents that expressed anti-Donald Trump views, the Bureau said last week.  The FBI made the disclosure in a letter from the Justice Department to the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee (HSGAC). “The Department wants to bring to your […]

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