BREAKING: Andrew McCabe ‘removed’ from FBI post; said to be linked to upcoming IG report

BREAKING: Andrew McCabe ‘removed’ from FBI post; said to be linked to upcoming IG report
Andrew McCabe (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – CNN says staff received a “hint” that McCabe’s abrupt departure is related to the upcoming Inspector General report on the FBI conduct in the Clinton investigation.]

Top FBI official Andrew McCabe has been “removed” from his post as deputy director, Fox News is told, leaving the bureau after months of conflict-of-interest complaints from Republicans including President Trump.

A source confirmed to Fox News that McCabe is taking “terminal leave” – effectively taking vacation until he reaches his planned retirement in a matter of weeks. As such, he will not be reporting to work at the FBI anymore. …

McCabe has long been a controversial figure at the bureau.

Trending: Card-carrying socialist transgender Latinx ex-prostitute running for New York city council

Republicans have questioned McCabe’s ties to the Democratic Party, considering his wife ran as a Democrat for a Virginia Senate seat in 2015 and got financial help from a group tied to Clinton family ally Terry McAuliffe.

Continue reading →

Comments

For your convenience, you may leave commments below using Disqus. If Disqus is not appearing for you, please disable AdBlock to leave a comment.