Rep. Zeldin Calls for New Special Counsel to Investigate DOJ & FBI Misconduct Re: How/Why Clinton Probe Ended and Trump-Russia Probe Began

January 23, 2018
Press Release

WASHINGTON - Today, Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) issued the following statement calling for a new special counsel to investigate misconduct at highest levels of the Department of Justice and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), regarding how and why the Clinton probe ended, and the Trump-Russia probe began:

"There will need to be a new Special Counsel assigned. We cannot expect the DOJ and FBI to properly investigate themselves with so much significant, mounting evidence of misconduct at the highest levels regarding how and why the Clinton probe ended and the Trump-Russia probe began."

Congressman Zeldin’s statement was also posted on Twitter (@RepLeeZeldin) here.