Comey Gave Wrong Info to Senate Panel on Abedin’s Email

FBI director James Comey reportedly inflated the number of emails Hillary Clinton’s former top aide, Huma Abedin, forwarded to her then-husband Anthony Weiner during testimony last week on Capitol Hill.

Comey told lawmakers on the Senate Judiciary Committee Abedin regularly forwarded Weiner emails for him to print out for her. Many of them, he said, contained classified information.

“Somehow, her emails were being forwarded to Anthony Weiner, including classified information,” Comey said. “His then-spouse Huma Abedin appears to have had a regular practice of forwarding emails to him for him I think to print out for her so she could then deliver them to the secretary of state.”

Abedin was Clinton’s right-hand woman while the latter served as secretary of state from 2009-2013, and again during her failed presidential run last year.

Comey said Abedin “forwarded hundreds and thousands of emails [to Weiner], some of which contain classified information….”

Source: ProPublica: Comey Gave Wrong Info to Senate Panel on Abedin’s Email

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