What is James Comey’s game? The media must expose the truth together | Jill Abramson

Why did Hillary Clinton’s emails supposedly warrant an FBI intervention in the election campaign, yet Donald Trump’s Russian connections didn’t? FBI director James Comey had a very busy July. He closed a protracted investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server . He filed no charges but blasted her conduct as “extremely careless” nonetheless, a lasting wound to her campaign. The public lashing contravened the normal procedure of staying silent on cases that are not prosecuted. Comey’s grandstanding press conference at the time seemed political. Continue reading...