September 28, 2016

The Four Clips The Clinton Campaign Hopes You Miss From Director Comey’s Testimony

FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the House Judiciary Committee brought Hillary Clinton’s email scandal back into the spotlight today. Director Comey’s testimony brought fresh details about the Bureau’s investigation as well as rebukes to the misinformation Hillary Clinton and her campaign has spread.

First, Hillary Clinton has been fact checked plenty about her claim that Director Comey called her “truthful” about her email use. Clinton’s false claim has already earned a “pants on fire” from Politifact. Yet nothing compares to the power of Director Comey himself telling the country that he never called Clinton truthful:

Director Comey also established the fact that the FBI has received multiple criminal complaints alleging that Clinton lied to Congress under oath:

Director Comey’s statements also brought devastating details about Clinton’s former chief of staff and longtime confidante Cheryl Mills to the forefront. The controversy over Mills’ immunity, granted by the Justice Department, will only be further ignited by the news that Mills herself was also a “subject” in the FBI’s investigation of Clinton’s email server:

Also deserving of more scrutiny was the disclosure that classified information was found on Mills’ computer:

All told, Director Comey’s testimony will only heighten the anticipation of the questioning Clinton herself will received during the final two debates.