REPORT: James Comey Used His Private Gmail Account To Conduct Government Business

James Comey’s unwillingness to recommend prosecution for Hillary Clinton suddenly makes much more sense. He apparently used his private email account to conduct government business, just like she did.

The New York Post reported:

James Comey discussed sensitive FBI business on his private email

Fired FBI chief James Comey used his private Gmail account hundreds of times to conduct government business — and at least seven of those messages were deemed so sensitive by the Justice Department that they declined to release them.

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The former top G-man repeatedly claimed he only used his private account for “incidental” purposes and never for anything that was classified — and that appears to be true.

But Justice acknowledged in response to a Freedom of Information request that Comey and his chief of staff discussed government business on about 1,200 pages of messages, 156 of which were obtained by The Post.

The Cause of Action Institute, a conservative watchdog group, filed a Freedom of Information lawsuit for Comey’s Gmail correspondence involving his work for the bureau.

The Justice Department responded that there were an eye-popping 1,200 pages of messages for Comey and his chief of staff that met the criteria.

America is better off with this man not running the FBI. He’s lucky he’s not facing prosecution.

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