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FBI employees on Clinton email probe called Trump voters "lazy pieces of s-t," blamed themselves for Clinton loss in messages

Posted On: Jun 14, 2018   |   Posted By: Business Insider

FBI employees on Clinton email probe called Trump voters "lazy pieces of s-t," blamed themselves for Clinton loss in messages

Instant messages between FBI employees assigned to the Hillary Clinton email probe reveal they worried about the investigation's role in deciding the 2016 election.
One employee also called President Donald Trump's voters "poor to middle class, uneducated, lazy POS that think we will magically grant them jobs for doing nothing."
An internal report by the Department of Justice's inspector general ultimately found no political bias in the investigation.
In messages exchanged over the FBI's internal system, agents and attorneys involved in the FBI's 2016 investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server insulted President Donald Trump's supporters and partially blamed themselves for potentially swaying the election with their probe.
The records of the messages were published in a report from the Department of Justice's inspector general, which conducted an internal review of the FBI's handling of the inquiry into the Clinton email investigation.
A goal of the internal investigation was to...

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