Fox News, is reporting that the State Department has opened a formal inquiry into former Secretary of State and two-time presidential loser Hillary Clinton’s emails, along with her possible mishandling of classified information.
Don’t get too excited, this investigation will not lead to the Hillary “perp walk” many of us dream of seeing, but is important for protecting U.S. secrets. Believe it or not Ms. Clinton and her staffers still have security clearances and access to America’s most classified information. Those clearances can be revoked as a result of this inquiry
The department’s investigation aims to determine whether Clinton and her closest aides violated government protocols by using her private server to receive, hold and transmit classified and top-secret government documents. The department declined to say when its inquiry began, but it follows the conclusion of the FBI’s probe into the matter, which did not result in any actions being taken against Clinton or any of her aides.
Nick Merrill, Ms Clinton’s spokesman, told Fox News that this investigation into Clinton’s emails and mishandling of classified information is a waste, “Nothing’s been more thoroughly dissected. It’s over. Case closed. Literally.”
One could understand Merrill’s position, after all the investigation into Hillary’s reckless handling of America’s secrets does seem a bit like Lucy pulling the football from Charlie Brown, but even James Comey did not exonerate Hillary, he said he didn’t think a prosecutor (like the biased Loretta Lynch) would take it to trial…