Chinese-owned firm with operations in Washington D.C. hacked
Hillary Clinton's private server "throughout
her term as secretary of state and obtained nearly all her emails,"
reports the Daily
Chinese firm obtained
Clinton’s emails in real time as
she sent and received communications and documents through her
personal server, according to the sources, who said the hacking was
conducted as part of an intelligence operation.
Chinese wrote code that was embedded in the server,
which was kept in Clinton’s residence in upstate New York. The
code generated an instant “courtesy copy” for nearly all of her
emails and forwarded them to the Chinese company,
according to the sources. -Daily
a July 12 House Committee on the Judiciary hearing, Texas Rep. Louie
Gohmert (R) disclosed that the Intelligence Community Inspector
General (ICIG) found that virtually all of Clinton's emails from her
homebrew server were funneled
to a "foreign entity." Gohmert
did not reveal the entity's identity - however he said it wasn't
government staff official briefed on the ICIG's findings told
the Chinese firm which hacked Clinton's emails operates
in Washington's northern Virginia suburbs, and
that it was not a technology firm - but a "front group" for
the Chinese government.
ICIG officials, investigator Frank Ruckner and attorney Janette
McMillan, repeatedly warned FBI officials of the Chinese intrusion
during several meetings, according to the Daily
citing a "former intelligence officer with expertise in
cybersecurity issues who was briefed on the matter."
the FBI officials warned was Peter
was fired earlier this month from the agency over anti-Trump text
messages he sent while spearheading an investigation of Trump's 2016
campaign. Strzok did not act on the ICIG's warning according to
Gohmert - who added that Strzok and three other top FBI
about an "anomaly" on Clinton's server.
In other words; Strzok,
while investigating Clinton's email server, completely ignored the
fact that most
emails were sent to a foreign entity - while
IG Horowitz simply didn't want to know about it.
Community Inspector General (ICIG) found an “anomaly on Hillary
Clinton’s emails going through their private server, and when they
had done the forensic analysis, they found that her emails, every
single one except four, over 30,000,
were going to an address that was not on the distribution list,”
Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert of Texas said during a hearing with FBI
official Peter Strzok. -Daily
was going to an unauthorized source that was a foreign entity
unrelated to Russia.”
admitted to meeting with Ruckner but said he couldn't remember
the "specific" content of their discussion.
examination was done by the ICIG and they can document that,”
Gohmert said, “but you
were given that information and you did nothing with it.”
Meanwhile, four separate
attempts were also made to notify DOJ Inspector General Michael
Horowitz to brief him on the massive
however Horowitz "never returned the call."
In November of 2017,
IG McCullough - an Obama appointee - revealed to Fox
News that he
received pushback when
he tried to tell former DNI James Clapper about the
foreign entity which had Clinton's emails and
Instead of being embraced
for trying to expose an illegal act, seven
including Dianne Feinstein (D-Ca) wrote a letter accusing him of
politicizing the issue.
absolutely irrelevant whether something is marked classified, it is
the character of the information," he said.
said that from that point forward, he received only criticism and an
"adversarial posture" from Congress when he tried to
rectify the situation.
"I expected to be
embraced and protected," he said, adding that a Hill staffer
"chided" him for failing to consider the "political
consequences" of the information he was blowing the whistle on.