LG Report: Andrew McCabe Repeatedly Leaked And Lied About It

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Donald Trump has seen the inspector general report issued by the Department of Justice in regards to former FBI Deputy Director #Andrew Mccabe allegedly lying about leaking confidential information to the media.

The DOJ Inspector General's report on former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe was released today, almost a month after McCabe was sacked just days before his retirement.

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders added her own condemnation of McCabe and Comey during the White House press briefing.

Trump continued the tweet by suggesting that the report vindicated him on the Russian Federation probe.

"No collusion, all made up by this den of thieves and lowlifes", the president said.

The report says McCabe either told Comey or led him to believe that he didn't know who talked to a reporter for The Wall Street Journal who was preparing an article on friction between the FBI and Justice Department over an investigation into the Clinton Foundation. McCabe's anonymous disclosure, the report concludes, "violated the FBI's and the Department's media policy and constituted misconduct".

This began as an internal FBI investigation and the problem here is that McCabe repeatedly lied about what he'd done and then lied about having lied about it. "The rush to fire McCabe late on a Friday night, just hours before he was to retire, casts a tremendous shadow over the integrity of this process".

But Mr. McCabe did approve the F.B.I.'s contact with the reporter, according to the review. Many people were concerned when Comey publicly discussed the Hillary Clinton investigation, Himes said, but Comey has been "reflective" about that decision.

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A spokesperson for Bromwich and McCabe said in a statement that they had been considering filing civil lawsuits against Trump and administration officials alleging wrongful termination, defamation and constitutional violations.

McCabe started at the Federal Bureau of Investigation in 1996 as a special agent and has "held leadership positions in the Counterterrorism Division, the National Security Branch and the Washington Field Office", the Federal Bureau of Investigation said.

The DOJ's April report found that McCabe accepted a leak to a Wall Avenue Journal reporter regarding the contents of a telephone identify in August 2016.

He said that when he believed his answers to the inspector general were misunderstood, he returned and tried to correct them. Trump's pick to replace Comey, Christopher Wray, was sworn in the same day. The inspector general report on McCabe was forwarded to the FBI's Office of Professional Responsibility, which is staffed by career officials and recommended McCabe's dismissal.

The report on McCabe is part of a larger investigation from Horowitz into the FBI's handling of the 2016 investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server.

The review drew attention late a year ago, when it was revealed that special counsel Robert Mueller had removed an investigator from his team because of text messages critical of President Donald Trump.

He said that McCabe "definitely did not tell me that he authorized" the leak. The political movement committee for then-Virginia Governor McAuliffe, a Democrat and Clinton ally, donated $467,500 to her advertising and marketing marketing campaign, whereas the Virginia Democratic get collectively gave $207,788, The Journal reported.

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