Trump says FBI, Justice Dept. ‘politicizing’ investigative process
Feb. 2 (UPI) — On the day he’s expected to decide whether to publicize a controversial classified memorandum, President Donald Trump criticized leaders in the FBI and Justice Department Friday, saying they are “politicizing” the investigative process to favor Democrats.
Trump made the remarks in a tweet Friday morning.
The top Leadership and Investigators of the FBI and the Justice Department have politicized the sacred investigative process in favor of Democrats and against Republicans — something which would have been unthinkable just a short time ago,” he tweeted. “Rank & File are great people!”
The potential release of the memo, which was written at the direction of House intelligence committee Chairman Devin Nunes, has ruffled feathers on Capitol Hill — with strong objections from Democrats and intelligence officials, including Trump’s FBI director, Christopher Wray Read more article.