Watchdog Report: FBI’s Russia Probe Justified, No Bias Found

The findings undercut President Donald Trump’s claim that he was the target of a “witch hunt.”

  • Published 9 December 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — The FBI was justified in opening its investigation into ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russia and did not act with political bias, despite “serious performance failures” up the bureau’s chain of command, the Justice Department’s internal watchdog said in a highly anticipated report. The findings undercut President Donald Trump’s claim that he was the target of a “witch hunt.” The report from the Justice Department’s inspector general revealed for the… Read at AP News