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Let the games begin: Beltway buckles
up for IG report on Clinton probe

Hot Air, by Ed Morrisey

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Posted By:JoniTx, 6/13/2018 12:24:56 PM

It’s not exactly Fitzmas, and it isn’t even Michael Horowitz’ most anticipated report. However, tomorrow’s release of the Inspector General’s review of the Department of Justice’s conduct in the Hillary Clinton investigation has Congress and the Washington political world on edge. Horowitz is expected to have plenty of criticism for the conduct of top officials in the DoJ and the FBI, up to and including former director James Comey. The Hill prepares its “conservatives pounce” narrative: Conservatives on Capitol Hill are anxiously awaiting the imminent release of a report from the Department of Justice (DOJ) inspector general scrutinizing the law

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: rayscain, 6/13/2018 12:34:27 PM     (No. 11662541)

I hope I´m wrong but my gut feeling is that this will be a whitewash of the DOJ and FBI big shots.

The Deep State has very long tentacles!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jalo1951, 6/13/2018 12:35:49 PM     (No. 11662544)

I´m sure when the poop hits the fan Hillary will state that the Russians got to the Inspector General.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: IowaDad, 6/13/2018 12:45:59 PM     (No. 11662563)

I am sure that the report will say that Comey et al were "extremely careless" but not "grossly negligent", and that "no reasonable prosecutor" would take the case because they had no criminal intentions.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Poliskeptic, 6/13/2018 12:54:52 PM     (No. 11662577)

Remember when Inspector General Gerald Walpin found all sorts of corruption regarding Obama´s buddy Kevin Johnson (Sacramento mayor)and ended up being fired after his report? Ever since then, I´ve been super skeptical about any government watchdog´s report being effective.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 6/13/2018 12:58:12 PM     (No. 11662585)

Nothing to see here until the grand jury is convened, indictments are handed down, trial convictions are issued, followed by sentencing, and followed by imprisonment of the guilty parties.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 6/13/2018 1:07:06 PM     (No. 11662595)

I suspect it will be redacted six ways from sundown......

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 6/13/2018 3:31:54 PM     (No. 11662704)

Actually, this report DOES matter to Trump, and Rosenstein. Comey was fired for botching the email investigation. Rosenstein said so. If this report validates that, the obstruction of justice game that Mueller has been playing and the value of Comey as any type of witness for Mueller become garbage. It doesn´t even need to be a criminal referral. If Comey violated policy and twisted the outcome of the investigation, that´s a good political reason for dismissal, even though none was legally needed.

It also would put a discredited leader in charge of the FBI while all the other shenanigans were ongoing. This report won´t cover that but the suggestion would be there that one political cover up (email) could likely lead to another (counterintelligence probe of a presidential campaign).

We shall see.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: delta dave, 6/13/2018 4:52:42 PM     (No. 11662755)

Unless at the end of the 499 pages we find the 500th page is a list (in small print to make a maximum list of indictable candidates fit on one page) of criminal referrals, this report is just your typical bogus "DoD toilet seat cost $10,000" exercise in sensationalism.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: watashiyo, 6/13/2018 5:15:16 PM     (No. 11662771)

All politics! Nobody is going to jail. All Kabuki performance to appease the public.

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