DOJ rejects charges over release of FBI agent's text messages

DOJ rejects charges over release of FBI agent's text messages

The Justice Department is rejecting accusations that it inappropriately offered several reporters access to private communications between two FBI officials who later worked on Special Counsel Robert Mueller's team."Senior career ethics advisors determined that there were no legal or ethical concerns that prohibited the release of the information to the public either by members of Congress or by the department," the Justice Department said in a statement today.During a House hearing on Wednes...