Last Thursday’s report by Inspector General Horowitz on FBI behavior during the Hillary Clinton email probe should shake our country to its core.
This report continues the erosion of public trust in an American institution that has long been highly esteemed for its professionalism and integrity. While exposing gross political bias in several FBI officials, the report scorches former FBI Director James Comey for his abuse of authority, and for deceiving both his superiors and the public.
What motivated him? Mollie Hemmingway on my program did not hesitate to answer: He “was definitely animated by self-interest—in his own power and the power of the FBI.”
There was a time when public servants were motivated by earning the public trust. We will suffer greatly as a nation if this doesn’t continue.Read More »