Wednesday, June 6, 2018
Andrew McCabe Has Reportedly Requested Immunity for Testimony in Hearing on Clinton Email Probe
Ed. When I first read of Andrew McCabe's request for immunity I couldn't help but remember the 4 evocative notes which introduced Dragnet on radio and then on television. Who will McCabe rat on? If his testimony is not truthful, all bets will be off and any immunity deal will be out the window. Hillary, Comey, Loretta Lynch, Strzok, Page...just a partial list of co-conspirators who may find themselves under the nearest bus. This could be fun!
Wouldn't it be interesting if McCabe should suddenly suffer an untimely death?
Hat Tip: Weasel Zippers
The following article appeared in Media-Ite on June 5th
By Josh Feldman
Former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe is set to appear before the Senate Judiciary Committee soon, but he apparently has made a request for immunity in exchange.
According to CNN, McCabe is requesting “the Senate Judiciary Committee provide him with immunity from prosecution” in exchange for testimony on the handling of the Clinton email probe:
“Under the terms of such a grant of use immunity, no testimony or other information provided by Mr. McCabe could be used against him in a criminal case,” wrote Michael Bromwich, a lawyer for McCabe, to Senate Judiciary Chairman Chuck Grassley, who has requested McCabe testify next week.
This comes as a DOJ inspector general report on the FBI and DOJ’s handling of Clinton probe is expected very soon. President Trump tweeted this morning, “What is taking so long with the Inspector General’s Report on Crooked Hillary and Slippery James Comey. Numerous delays. Hope Report is not being changed and made weaker! There are so many horrible things to tell, the public has the right to know. Transparency!”
Bromwich said in the letter to Grassley he’s willing to give the committee emails that “demonstrate that Mr. McCabe advised former Director Comey, in October 2016, that Mr. McCabe was working with FBI colleagues to correct inaccuracies before certain media stories were published.”
Grassley has also, per CNN, invited both James Comey and Loretta Lynch to testify too.