President Donald Trump Tuesday tweeted out what Judge Andrew Napolitano said he finds to be the "most profound question of our era" — Was FBI agent Peter Strzok at the center of a conspiracy to deny Trump the White House? "'The most profound question of our era: Was there a conspiracy in the Obama Department of Justice and the FBI to prevent Donald Trump from becoming President of the U.S., and was [that guy] Strzok at the core of the conspiracy?' Judge Andrew Napolitano," Trump tweeted, repeating comments the Fox News judicial analyst made during his morning appearance on "Fox and Friends." Napolitano made the comment while discussing another presidential tweet from Monday, when Trump said that the hearing with Strzok "and the other hating frauds at the FBI & DOJ should be shown to the public on live television, not a closed door hearing that nobody will see. We should expose these people for what they are - there should be total transparency!" Strzok has come under fire … [Read more...] about Trump Quotes Napolitano: Was Strzok at Center of FBI, DOJ Conspiracy?
close Video FBI official Peter Strzok, what could he possibly say? Former DOJ prosecutor James Trusty on Strzok's upcoming congressional testimony President Trump blasted FBI agent Peter Strzok on Monday night, arguing that the hearing for the agent known for his anti-Trump text messages should be “shown to the public on live television.” “The hearing of Peter Strzok and the other hating frauds at the FBI & DOJ should be shown to the public on live television, not a closed door hearing that nobody will see,” the president tweeted. “We should expose these people for what they are - there should be total transparency!” The hearing of Peter Strzok and the other hating frauds at the FBI & DOJ should be shown to the public on live television, not a closed door hearing that nobody will see. We should expose these people for what they are - there should be total transparency!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 25, 2018 … [Read more...] about Trump calls for live, televised hearing of Strzok, ‘other hating frauds’ at FBI, DOJ
Published June 14, 2018 White House FOXBusiness Facebook Twitter Comments Print video IG report uncovers possible political bias in FBI FBN’s Edward Lawrence on the recently released inspector general’s report. Legal experts and lawmakers are weighing in on the report by the Inspector General that found then FBI Director James Comey was insubordinate in his Clinton probe. “We found that it was extraordinary and insubordinate for Comey to conceal his intentions from his superiors, the Attorney General and Deputy Attorney General, for the admitted purpose of preventing them from telling him not to make the statement, and to instruct his subordinates in the FBI to do the same. Comey waited until the morning of his press conference to inform Lynch and Yates of his plans to hold one without them, and did so only after first notifying the press. As a result, Lynch’s office learned about Comey’s plans via press … [Read more...] about Inside the Inspector General’s review of FBI, DOJ actions during 2016 election
close Video What to watch for as Trump demands investigation of FBI, DOJ Justice Department watchdog is now looking into President Trump's claims that the FBI planted a spy in his presidential campaign; insight from John Bussey, associate editor for the Wall Street Journal. The FBI and Department of Justice will brief lawmakers Thursday on classified material they have requested relating to the FBI’s actions during the 2016 campaign, the White House announced Tuesday. The announcement followed revelations that an FBI informant had contacts with members of the Trump campaign. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters that the meeting, set up by Chief of Staff John Kelly, would take place on Thursday. Trump met Monday with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray to discuss the expansion of the DOJ inspector general’s investigation to include “irregularities” with the FBI or DOJ’s “tactics … [Read more...] about FBI, DOJ to brief lawmakers on handling of Russia probe on Thursday
A new report suggests an imminent Inspector General (IG) report may rule that FBI and Justice Department officials broke the law in their handling of the Hillary Clinton email investigation. Investigative reporter Paul Sperry said Thursday that Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz has “found ‘reasonable grounds’ for believing there has been a violation of federal criminal law in the FBI/DOJ’s handling of the Clinton investigation/s,” adding that the top watchdog official has “referred his findings of potential criminal misconduct to Huber for possible criminal prosecution.” In response to growing calls for a second special counsel to probe the Clinton email probe, along with FISA abuses that took place during the 2016 election, Attorney General Jeff Sessions announced in March the appointment of Utah’s top federal prosecutor, John Huber, to probe potential wrongdoing. It was revealed this week that the Inspector … [Read more...] about Report: Inspector General Will Declare FBI, DOJ Broke Law in Clinton Email Probe