FBI Investigating Itself For Dumping Info So Close To The Election
The FBI opened an investigation into one of its own Twitter accounts for publishing sensitive information days before the election.By Grant Suneson | November 4, 2016
As the presidential election comes to a close, the FBI and its director, James Comey, have been especially busy. Now, the bureau has a new target for investigation: itself.
The FBI's inspection division is looking into @FBIRecordsVault, a verified FBI Twitter account. The account had been silent for a year until Oct. 30, when it tweeted out files on Donald Trump's father, Fred, calling him a philanthropist.