Michael Horowitz: 'We Were Very Concerned' About FBI Leaks To Rudy Giuliani | NBC News

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Published: 12/11/2019 08:27 PM

Michael Horowitz, the inspector general for the Justice Department, said he was "very concerned" about leaks from the FBI to Rudy Giuliani about the investigation of Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign. » Subscribe to NBC News: http://nbcnews.to/SubscribeToNBC » Watch more NBC video: http:/...

The fbi appropriately kept quiet about the trump russian investigation during the 2016 election. The same can be said about the clinton administration, rudy, giuliani and others appeared to receive highly sensitive leaks from the new york fbi field office, leaks that likely contributed to director comey's public announcement that he was reopened in the clinton administration. Just days before the ...
lection, i asked then director comey about these leaks. He said he was investigating now we know the number of these leaks to mr. giuliani, which he didn't ran to the cameras and actually bragged about talking about. What can you tell us about? The new york field offices, leaks, dude of giuliani and others. So as we notedpublicly last year in our report, we were very concerned about that. We put in the appendix chart showing all the different contacts and subsequent to that and report, and this continues to this day we are investigating those contacts. We'Ve issued a couple of public summaries so far about people we found violated fbi policy. I we have other investigations ongoing that when we conclude that we will also post summaries of its what's proving to be very hard is to prove the actual substance of the communications between the agents and the reporter is or the individuals as you might guess. But we can prove the contacts and under fbi policy, you need authorization if you're going todisclose information and have certain contacts. Thank you.

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