Skip to comments.Judicial Watch Uncovers More Classified Emails in Hillary Clinton’s Unsecure Email System
Posted on 03/21/2019 2:30:08 PM PDT by Red Badger
(Washington, DC) Judicial Watch today announced it received 756 pages of newly uncovered emails that were among the materials former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton tried to delete or destroy, several of which were classified and were transmitted over her unsecure, non-state.gov email system.
Hillary Clinton repeatedly stated that the 55,000 pages of documents she turned over to the State Department in December 2014 included all of her work-related emails. In response to a court order in another Judicial Watch case, she declared under penalty of perjury in 2015 that she had directed that all my emails on clintonemail.com in my custody that were or are potentially federal records be provided to the Department of State, and on information and belief, this has been done.
In 2017, the FBI uncovered 72,000 pages of documents Clinton attempted to delete or did not otherwise disclose. Until the court intervened and established a new deadline, the State Department had been slow-walking the release of those documents at a rate that would have required Judicial Watch and the American people to wait until at least 2020 to see all the releasable Clinton material. The production of documents in this case is now concluded with the FBI being only able to recover or find approximately 5,000 of the 33,000 government emails Hillary Clinton took and tried to destroy.
Judicial Watch obtained the documents in response to a Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit filed on May 6, 2015, after the State Department failed to respond to a March 4, 2015, FOIA request (Judicial Watch v. U.S. Department of State (No. 1:15-cv-00687)) seeking:
All emails sent and received by former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in her official capacity as Secretary of State, as well as all emails by other State Department employees to Secretary Clinton regarding her non-state.gov email address.
This final batch of Clinton emails includes five new classified emails and communications with controversial figures Lanny Davis and Sidney Blumenthal.
On April 27, 2011, former British Prime Minister Tony Blair sent classified information discussing Palestinian issues to Clintons personal unsecure email account.
On May 19, 2011, Blair again sent classified information to Clintons personal unsecure email account discussing a speech.
A classified email exchange between Blair and Clinton took place from January 16, 2009 (while George W. Bush was still president) and January 24, 2009. The subject line is Re: Gaza. Blair on January 16, 2009, relayed information he learned from Middle East leaders and noted that he wanted to get something resolved before Tuesday (when Obama would be sworn in as president). Clinton responded to Blair on January 19, 2009, writing Tony We are finally moving and I am looking forward to talking w you as soon as Im confirmed, tomorrow or Wednesday at the latest. Your emails are very helpful so pls continue to use this address, email@example.com. Blair followed up by saying It would be great if we could talk before any announcements are made.
Retired Army Gen. Jack Keane sent Clinton classified information, apparently during early 2009. The subject line of the email is redacted, but the text appears to show a discussion on information about Iraq.
In September 2, 2010, email exchange marked classified, longtime Clinton confidante Lanny Davis tells Secretary Clinton that he could serve as a private channel for her to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, saying he had a private and highly trusted communication line, unofficial and personal, to PM N[etanyahu]. Davis goes on to say [N]o one on the planet (other than your wonderful husband) can get this done as well as you. Secretary Clinton responds with classified information, saying I will reach out to you directly and hope you will continue to do the same w me. The most important issue now is [Redacted B1].
In a September 18, 2010, email, Davis emails Clinton to tell her that As soon as I wrote last email, I reverted to my old role as your crisis manager and worrier about you, read the word optics I suddenly felt oops. I am registered under FARA for one or more foreign governments or businesses. I dont think it would look right. I want to avoid any even slight chance of misperception. Clinton replies, Thx for looking out for me, my friend. Ill tell Cheryl to stand down. Davis replied, 100% off-the-record.
An email with the subject line Clinton-Ivanishvili Meeting shows a meeting with pro-Putin, Georgian billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili, who was reportedly involved in a Russia-rigged election for president of the Republic of Georgia. On May 29, 2012, longtime Clinton political operative Craig T. Smith emailed Cheryl Mills, asking if a meeting between Secretary Clinton and Georgian billionaire Bidzina Ivanishvili was happening, saying: Would be a good thing if it can work out. Mills tells Smith shell revert and forwards the email to Jake Sullivan, Human Abedin and Lona Valmoro, asking them if they were setting up the meeting, noting that it involved meeting with the opposition and asking what she could tell Smith. Valmoro responds that the meeting with Ivanishvili was on the schedule.
An undated email from former Deputy Secretary of State Strobe Talbott to Clinton discusses that VP Joe Biden was thinking seriously about a Biden-Putin Commission.
The documents reveal that Clinton had been assigned an official government email address with which she could have conducted government business, firstname.lastname@example.org. She also reportedly had additional government addresses at her disposal: SMSGS@state.gov and SSHRC@state.gov, neither of which were configured to send or receive emails.
The documents uncovered by Judicial Watch also include an email to Tamera Luzzatto, former chief of staff during Clintons tenure as U.S. Senator for New York. Clinton talks about getting a secure computer set up soon.
Tamerathis is my new address, but, pls know, I cannot check it during the day unless I leave my office. I hope to have a secure computer set up soon to be able to get email during the workday. Much love, H.
On October 29, 2009, a Clinton Foundation employee and close Clinton adviser Sid Blumenthal forwarded a proposal for a commercial contract related to improvised explosive devices (IEDs) from retired CIA officer-turned-contractor Gary Berntsen, to Clinton (copying Cheryl Mills), saying that Berntsen had been unable to break through the bureaucracy with it. Mills then forwarded the email to Jake Sullivan. Blumenthal noted that Cody [Shearer] and I are following up. Blumenthal and Shearer were both implicated in the creation of the Obama administrations anti-Trump Russia collusion counterintelligence operation by providing reports relating to Trump-Russia collusion to the U.S. Government.
On January 29, 2009, Blumenthal emailed Secretary Clinton a memo he titled Good Cop, Bad Cop, where Blumenthal informs Clinton that his sources tell him that an attack on the appointment by Obama of former Sen. George Mitchell as Special Envoy to the Middle East was coordinated by Jewish institutional leaders and carefully scripted. Also cited is Mitchells Arab descent as making him politically vulnerable. Blumenthal told Clinton that any conversations she had with Netanyahu flows directly and instantly back to top (U.S.) Jewish leadership. Further on in his memo, Blumenthal says that Netanyahu and Jewish leadership should be expected to use political means, including outsourcing personal attacks to counter Obama administration moves and said Netanyahu was deeply connected to political networks in the U.S. media, Jewish groups, Republican leaders, and right-wing Christian organizations. To provide a heat shield from Netanyahus attacks, Blumenthal advises Clinton that Obama should hire a bad cop who is organically tied to the President and a political appointee, Jewish, considered a true friend of Israel Clinton responded by saying, Thanks for these. And I will call you in the next few days.
In an October 20, 2012, email exchange between top State Department and Clinton Foundation officials discussing arrangements for Bill and Hillarys trip to Haiti. That trip focused on the opening of the Caracol Industrial Park, funded by a $300 million+ grant from USAID. The Caracol Park came to be seen as a hugely wasteful disaster, that was supposed to create 65,000 jobs for Haitians but as of January 2015 only produced 4,500.
On January 25, 2009, Chelsea Clintons high school friend Nicole Davison (now Nicole Davison Fox), made a hiring recommendation to Secretary Clinton for the State Department. Clinton forwarded Davisons recommendation on to Cheryl Mills, telling Mills to follow up on the wonderful recommendation. Mills replied, K.
Maggie Williams, campaign manager of Clintons failed 2008 presidential bid, forwarded to Clinton a note sent to her by then-managing partner of the Gallup Organization, which said that Gallup Polls suggest Obamas plan to expedite withdrawal from Iraq could help improve some residents opinion [referring to Iraqis opinion of US leadership.] Williams proposed to Secretary Clinton sending a group of high-level State Department officials to Gallup for a presentation, including Jack Lew, Jim Steinberg, Cheryl Mills and Lissa Muscatine. Williams would later suggest adding Jake Sullivan and Anne-Marie Slaughter to the Gallup presentation.
On February 18, 2009, chairman of telecom company Centurylink, Bill Owens, emailed Clinton (copying Abedin) asking if he could get a meeting with the secretary during her upcoming trip to China. Abedin responded, saying that she was talking to Owens assistant to arrange for the two of you to visit for a few minutes during Clintons trip. Owens had been appointed Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in 1994 by President Bill Clinton. After retiring from the Navy in 1996, he became chairman of defense contractor SAIC.
In a January 3, 2011-March 1, 2011, email thread, Susanne Helmsley, a staffer at the World Economic Forum (ie, Davos) emailed leftist Christian writer-activist Jim Wallis to inform him that former British PM Gordon Brown would not be invited to the upcoming Davos meeting, because our policy (and this makes Davos distinctive) is to only invite people who are still in power. She also noted that the theme of the upcoming Davos meeting would be Shared Norms for the New Reality, noting that the discussions of values will be a major element in Davos, since norms are only sustainable if built on values. Wallis mentions his prior partnership with Bangladeshi banker Mohammad Yunus, who would be charged the next year with tax fraud and embezzling from the bank hed founded, Grameen Bank.
On five occasions Clintons secretary, Lauren Jiloty, sent Clintons sensitive daily itinerary to her on her unsecure email account.
On January 29, 2009, State Department official Ashley Yehl received a Judicial Watch press release from Associated Press reporter Matt Lee about a lawsuit Judicial Watch filed on behalf of State Department official David Rodearmel challenging Clintons appointment as Secretary of State. Yehl forwarded the email on to several other State people, who in turn forwarded it on to States Legal Office and official James Thessin. Thessin sent it along to Cheryl Mills who sent it on to Secretary Clinton, assuring Clinton that the Department of Justice would defend her against the Judicial Watch lawsuit.
We continue to uncover classified information mishandled by Hillary Clinton in emails that she tried to hide or destroy. This is further evidence of the urgency for the DOJ to finally undertake a complete and legitimate criminal investigation, said Judicial Watch President Tom Fitton. Attorney General Barr should immediately order a new investigation of the Hillary Clinton email scandal.
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Hillary is really a terrible person. We are luck she isnt POTUS.
This situation with the Clinton EMAILs, server and classified is completely unbelievable. ALL of those involved in this, including those responsible for network traffic and any archiving, ought to be in jail for gross negligence and more.
Had you or I or any other non-elite person done even an eighth of this we would be in prison for the rest of our lives.
They waste time and money with FIB SWAT teams going after an elderly Roger Stone at 5 in the morning, but let the Clintons steal and sell everything in sight, end lots OF STUFF WE DON’T EVEN KNOW ABOUT YET.
This must end and quickly.........................
Had he been willing to use the full power of his office in the beginning, he could have put the other side on defense, and had them all running for cover.
I think you are right. Trump missed a golden opportunity clean out his executive branch agencies at the outset of his presidency. The Left took full advantage of their presence in his administration to undermine him. And they are STILL doing that today.
We hear again and again how Barr is respected by both sides. That in itself should raise concerns about his loyalties and willingness to enforce laws against the DC elites. Also consider that he was a former GHW Bush appointee to the DOJ. Another strike against him.
Apparently Barr is OK with letting Rosenstein hang around the DOJ to make more mischief. Any executive worth his salt would have immedidately fired that untrustworthy POS.
As for calling me a never-Trumper my check book would disagree with you. I continue to support most of the things Trump does but I’m not a mindless follower who instinctively agrees with 100% of everything he does. Furthermore, I donated a significant amount of money to his presidential campaign. How about you?
You are right. The DOJ has CLEARLY protected the Clintons for years. And the DOJ spent our tax dollars to do it.
Anyone who is not politically connected would have surely been prosecuted to the max for doing the same things.
Until someone high up in government is prosecuted and punished this will never end.
squabbling in courtrooms, trolling Twitter, and mud wrestling with the media.
Someone on another thread pointed out that there’s method in his madness by twittering about McCain.
He is kind of a one-man anti-msm media pundit and can gin up the media and bring issues to the public’s attention that way.
The squabbling in courtrooms is absolutely necessary to our legal system.
He was hamstrung a great deal by McCain’s actions and those of the Obama holdovers trying to unseat him. He does not have a solid Republican team. He is acting within the law which is very important.
I watched part of “Taken 3” last night. Oh would that everything were so easy for a real life hero as it is for Liam Neeson’s character who always wins the car chases and gets the bad guys so quickly. I have the same impatience that you do but I really think Trump is the best we have and is doing the right thing. It would be so easy for him to incite civil unrest as his detractors taunt, but he is holding strong. He is a builder. You have to consider the whole edifice when you build.
Bingo!...But We digress....
Lets have a REAL investigation!!
See where that ends up....
(BTW.....can I steal your line?)
“Democrat by birth, Republican by default, conservative by principle.”
Reality is a wonderful thing!!
Feel free to use my line anyway you want!
Q posts on qmap_dot_pub gives hints that part of the Plan was to let the Dems reveal their true evil nature. A daily battle in the headlines with the Press, corrupt DOJ & FBI heads, and corrupt judges all against POTUS would have failed. It takes a lot of time for normies to understand what is really going on in politics. So it has to play out slowly.
Who is Q? A small group of military intelligence that work closely with the WH that working to take down the Deep State.
Posts by Q+ are POTUS.
JimRob has requested that all discussions related to the Qanon conspiracy hoax be confined to the nightly Q thread.
Don't post this stuff on the open forum.
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