Michael Horowitz

DOJ IG: FBI Missed Opportunities to Avert Terror Attacks Under Obama-Comey

The FBI missed opportunities to stop homegrown jihadis from killing and injuring Americans between November 2009 and January 2017,under the Obama administration and the leadership of the agency’s former director James Comey, an audit released this week by the inspector general (IG) at the Department of Justice (DOJ) revealed.

US President Barack Obama stands alongside new FBI Director James Comey (R) during an installation ceremony at Federal Bureau of Investigation Headquarters in Washington, DC, October 28, 2013. Comey replaces longtime FBI Director Robert Mueller, who recently retired after 12 years leading the organization. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB (Photo …

Brooks: Horowitz Report ‘Vindicates a Lot of’ What Nunes Said

On Friday’s “PBS NewsHour,” New York Times columnist David Brooks argued that DOJ Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s report “vindicates” many of the things that House Intelligence Committee Ranking Member Devin Nunes (R-CA) said. Brooks said, “[F]rankly, this vindicates a lot of the

David Brooks on 6/1/18 "PBS NewsHour"

CNN Skips Live Coverage of Hearing on FBI Misconduct

CNN opted against airing Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the FBI’s Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuses during its investigation of the 2016 Trump campaign.