BREAKING: DOJ Inspector General Report Finds Fired FBI Director Comey “Defied Authority”
According to DOJ leaks to ABC News the upcoming Inspector General report does not look good for fired former Director James Comey.
The IG report found that Trump-basher Comey “defied authority” and was “insubordinate” in his behavior at the bureau.
ABC News reported:
The Justice Department’s internal watchdog has concluded that James Comey defied authority at times during his tenure as FBI director, according to sources familiar with a draft report on the matter.
One source told ABC News that the draft report explicitly used the word “insubordinate” to describe Comey’s behavior. Another source agreed with that characterization but could not confirm the use of the term.
In the draft report, Inspector General Michael Horowitz also rebuked former Attorney General Loretta Lynch for her handling of the federal investigation into Hillary Clinton’s personal email server, the sources said.
On Tuesday morning, President Donald Trump complained of “numerous delays” in the release of Horowitz’s final report, which is expected to run several hundred pages long and be released in the coming days. The sources who spoke to ABC News were willing or able to address only a portion of the draft report’s complete findings.
“What is taking so long with the Inspector General’s Report on Crooked Hillary and Slippery James Comey,” Trump said on Twitter. “Hope report is not being changed and made weaker!”
James Comey trashed President Trump during his Canadian trip this week — just days before the upcoming G7 conference in the country.
Comey notes Trump called him a liar re that dinner but reminds that he testified about the meeting under oath when he thought there was a tape of the conversation. pic.twitter.com/xd0CgqFYJR
— Glen McGregor (@glen_mcgregor) June 5, 2018