FBI Reopens Investigation Into Clinton Server After Finding New Emails


hillary clinton98According to multiple sources, the FBI has reopened its investigation into former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton‘s use of a private email server for government business after discovering a new batch of relevant emails.

Republican chairman of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform Jason Chaffetz broke the news on Twitter Friday afternoon.

NBC News quickly confirmed that report, tweeting out an image of a letter sent by FBI director James Comey to members of Congress.

UPDATE: 1:32 p.m. ET: House Speaker Paul Ryan and Donald Trump Campaign Manager Kellyanne Conway have both offered responses to the news:

UPDATE: 2:45 p.m. ET: Trump brought the news up at his rally today, which was met with cheers of “lock her up” from the crowd. Trump said the news means that the system might not be as “rigged” against him as he thought, and that it is the latest sign of Clinton’s political transgressions.

The news has prompted innumerable reactions across Twitter. Among them was Republican National Committee chairman Reince Priebus, who put out a response to the news.

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