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Justice Dept IG to probe Clinton Email action by FBI and DOJ…

A little late?

How will the Trump Justice Dept handle this?

The Justice Department inspector general will review broad allegations of misconduct involving the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton’s email practices and the bureau’s controversial decision shortly before the election to announce the probe had resumed, the inspector general announced Thursday.

The probe will be wide ranging — encompassing the FBI’s various public statements on the matter, whether its deputy director should have been recused and whether FBI or other Justice Department employees leaked nonpublic information, according to a news release from Inspector General Michael E. Horowitz.

Lawmakers and others had called previously for the inspector general to probe the FBI’s pre-election actions when it came to the Clinton probe, alleging that FBI Director James B. Comey bucked long-standing policies with his communications about the case and that information seemed to have leaked inappropriately — perhaps to former New York City mayor Rudolph W. Giuliani…..

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Hillary email and Boehner as a ‘lazy,’ ‘alcoholic’….

Hillary didn’t say that…(IT was in the recently released emails)

But Sidney Blumenthal did right before John Boehner got the House Speaker job….

The emails have more on  Speaker and his fellow Republicans….

As John Boehner was about to win the speaker’s gavel in 2010, Hillary Clinton’s political confidant offered a crude and scathing assessment of the Ohio Republican — calling him “lazy” and “louche.”

“Boehner is despised by the younger, more conservative members of the House Republican Conference,” Sidney Blumenthal wrote in an email to then-secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Nov. 2, 2010.

“They are repelled by his personal behavior. He is louche, alcoholic, lazy, and without any commitment to any principle,” Blumenthal wrote in a note to Clinton on Election Day in 2010, when the Tea Party movement swept House Republicans into power and elevated Boehner to House speaker.

A spokeswoman for Boehner did not respond to Blumenthal’s comments but focused instead on the controversy over Clinton’s use of a private email account while she was serving as secretary of State….

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