Did Hillary’s IT guy research how to destroy email evidence on Reddit? House probes online trail

Did Hillary’s IT guy research how to destroy email evidence on Reddit? House probes online trail
Paul Combetta (Image: C-SPAN video screen grab)

[Ed. – OMG, what a marroon.  This all appears to be based on interpreting who was behind an online alias, so it’s not proof positive, and shouldn’t be taken so.  But you have to wonder if anyone could have been so stupid.]

The House Oversight Committee is reviewing a Reddit post that alleges an IT specialist who worked on Hillary Clinton’s private server sought advice on how to alter the contents of “VERY VIP” emails, according to Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.).

Meadows is the chairman of the panel’s Government Operations subcommittee. …

Reddit users appear to have uncovered a two-year-old post from an account believed to belong to Combetta, an engineer with Platte River Networks. The Denver, Colo.-based firm managed Clinton’s private server.

The post, which has been deleted but can be read in images archived by Reddit users, coincides with the discovery of Clinton’s use of the server.

“I may be facing a very interesting situation where I need to strip out a VIP’s (VERY VIP) email address from a bunch of archived email… Basically, they don’t want the VIP’s email address exposed to anyone, and want to be able to either strip out or replace the email address in the to/from fields in all of the emails we want to send out,” reads the post, by a user called “stonetear.”

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