2016 FBI, Clinton Emails Probe Had Special Status

Newly released documents show the FBI’s probe into Hillary Clinton’s emails was given a “special status” ahead of last year’s presidential election. Documents revealed the investigation was under control of a small team of high-ranking officials. Meanwhile, Hillary Clinton criticizes the plans to launch a special counsel probe into her actions.

Pres. Trump’s Nominee to Head Justice Dept. Pledges Cooperation on Russia Probe

President Trump’s nomination for assistant attorney general at the DOJ appeared before a Senate hearing, and promised to cooperate with Congress’ investigation into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 election. On Tuesday, John Demers stopped short of promising to turn over all materials requested by the Senate Intelligence Committee, but said he would do as much as possible.