Texts Raise Question: What Did Obama Know?

Joe Scudder
Written by Joe Scudder

Did Barack Obama know about the plan for the Hillary whitewash? And, if so, when did he know it?

Newly revealed text messages between Peter Strzok and Lisa Page force us to ask: Did Barack Obama know what was going on? Personally, I have never doubted that he did, but we haven’t seen direct evidence of his involvement.

Until now.

It seems that he was insistent on being briefed on the Hillary Clinton email investigation.

Fox News reports, “FBI lovers’ latest text messages: Obama ‘wants to know everything.’

Newly revealed text messages between FBI paramours Peter Strzok and Lisa Page include an exchange about preparing talking points for then-FBI Director James Comey to give to President Obama, who wanted “to know everything we’re doing.”

The message, from Page to Strzok, was among thousands of texts between the lovers reviewed by Fox News. The pair both worked at one point for Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s probe of alleged collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia.

Page wrote to Strzok on Sept. 2, 2016, about prepping Comey because “potus wants to know everything we’re doing.” According to a newly released Senate report, this text raises questions about Obama’s personal involvement in the Clinton email investigation.

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Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., along with majority staff from the Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, is releasing the texts, along with a report titled, “The Clinton Email Scandal and the FBI’s Investigation of it.”

Read the entire Fox story.

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About the author

Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder

Joe Scudder is the "nom de plume" (or "nom de guerre") of a fifty-ish-year-old writer and stroke survivor. He lives in St Louis with his wife and still-at-home children. He has been a freelance writer and occasional political activist since the early nineties. He describes his politics as Tolkienesque.

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