Jan 2, 2018 - Politics & Policy

Trump to “Deep State": Investigate Huma Abedin and Comey

President Trump slammed the "Deep State" Justice Department on Twitter Tuesday morning, calling on them to "finally act" and prosecute Hillary Clinton's former aide, Huma Abedin as well as former FBI Director James Comey.

The backdrop: Huma Abedin allegedly forwarded sensitive State Department emails, some containing passwords to government systems, to a personal email account that was later hacked, according to the conservative news site The Daily Caller. For comparison, Trump cited a former Navy sailor who was sent to prison for taking photos inside a nuclear submarine.

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