Jun 23, 2017

Senate asks Lynch to disclose Clinton email conversations

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The Senate Judiciary committee has asked former AG Loretta Lynch to disclose conversations she has had with two people who were implicated in the "dubious" intel that then-FBI Director James Comey relied on before announcing the Clinton investigation was over. The Judiciary Committee is now probing into both Trump and Obama administrations.

The details:

  • The potentially fake report, which could be linked to Russia, alleged that then-DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz claimed in an email that Lynch told a Clinton staffer the FBI wouldn't probe too far into Clinton.
  • The Judiciary committee now wants to hear about Lynch's conversations with Wasserman Schultz and that staffer.
  • They also asked the staffer, Amanda Renteria, to disclose conversations she had with the FBI and Lynch about the investigation.
  • And they want Lynch to disclose any conversations she had with Clinton's campaign and the DNC about the investigation.

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