Carl Bernstein was one of the Washington Post journalists responsible for breaking the Watergate scandal in the 1970’s and he’s saying that this new chapter in Hillary’s email scandal is a big deal.
It’s worth noting that Bernstein is a Hillary supporter but even he knows this is huge. He called into CNN to offer his analysis.
Transcript via Real Clear Politics:
Bernstein: FBI Would Not Reopen Case Unless New Evidence Was “A Real Bombshell”
CARL BERNSTEIN: Well, there’s no question that the e-mails have always been the greatest threat to her candidacy for president, that her conduct in regard to the e-mails is really indefensible and if there was going to be more information that came out, it was the one thing, as I said on the air last night, actually that could really perhaps affect this election.
We don’t know what this means yet except that it’s a real bombshell. And it is unthinkable that the Director of the FBI would take this action lightly, that he would put this letter forth to the Congress of the United States saying there is more information out there about classified e-mails and call it to the attention of congress unless it was something requiring serious investigation. So that’s where we are…
Is it a certainty that we won’t learn before the election? I’m not sure it’s a certainty we won’t learn before the election.
One thing is, it’s possible that Hillary Clinton might want to on her own initiative talk to the FBI and find out what she can, and if she chooses to let the American people know what she thinks or knows is going on. People need to hear from her…
Watch the video:
Make no mistake.
This is a game changer.