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Michael Horowitz, inspector normal of the Justice Division
The Justice Division’s inside watchdog says his workplace has discovered lacking textual content messages from an FBI agent eliminated final summer time from particular counsel Robert Mueller’s investigative workforce.
Inspector Normal Michael Horowitz says in a letter to Congress that his workplace “succeeded in utilizing forensic instruments” to recuperate messages exchanged between December 2016 and Could 2017.
The division final month started offering lawmakers with copies of textual content communications to and from the counterintelligence agent who was reassigned from Mueller’s workforce following the invention of anti-Donald Trump messages he traded with an FBI lawyer.
The president has fumed concerning the lacking messages and has mentioned they signify “one of many largest tales in a very long time.”
Horowitz says his workplace’s efforts to recuperate further messages are persevering with.