If the other three pending investigations show the same disregard for protocol by the former Secretary of State as the State Department’s Office of Inspector General, her campaign for president could end in disaster.
Anonymous “U.S. officials” said that the FBI has, once again, been investigating Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe for possibly violating campaign finance rules.
Baltimore Circuit Judge Barry G. Williams found Officer Edward Nero not guilty on all charges related to the death of Freddie Gray. The verdict was read to a crowded courtroom and overflow room Monday. Nero was charged by prosecutors last year in the death of Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody. The charges against Nero were second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, and misconduct in office.
On Thursday, police in Washington, D.C. charged a female security guard with assault for removing a man from the women's restroom at a Giant supermarket. The man — who “identifies” as a “transgender woman” — called the police after he was removed from the restroom and the store by the security guard, 45-year-old Francine Jones. Jones was charged with simple assault. The police report notes that the “assault” is a suspected “hate crime.”
The House Oversight Committee, chaired by Jason Chaffetz, introduced a resolution to censure IRS Commissioner John Koskinen for misconduct while IRS head.