[VIDEO] Jake Tapper Grills Loretta Lynch On Her Meeting With Clinton 

Kevin Daley reports:

CNN’s Jake Tapper grilled outgoing Attorney General Loretta Lynch for her notorious tarmac meeting with former President Bill Clinton in June…

“I do regret sitting down and having a conversation with him, because it did give people concern.”

“It didn’t cross your mind that sitting there like ‘Oh somebody’s going to make a big deal about this?’” he asked.

“I do regret sitting down and having a conversation with him, because it did give people concern,” Lynch responded. “And as I said, my greatest concern has always been making sure that people understand that the Department of Justice works in a way that is independent and looks at everybody equally.”

[Read the full story here, at The Daily Caller]

“And when you do something that gives people a reason to think differently, that’s a problem. It was a problem for me. It was painful for me, and so I felt it was important to clarify it as quickly and as clearly and as cleanly as possible.”

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“My greatest concern has always been making sure that people understand that the Department of Justice works in a way that is independent and looks at everybody equally. And when you do something that gives people a reason to think differently, that’s a problem. It was a problem for me. It was painful for me, and so I felt it was important to clarify it as quickly and as clearly and as cleanly as possible.”

Tapper went on to quote Trump’s transition team senior advisor Kellyanne Conway, who suggested Lynch’s meeting with Clinton corroborated the perception that “a different set of rules for elites like the Clintons.”…(read more)

Source: The Daily Caller



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