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The FBI's scandalous attempt to block the Nunes memo

Feb 05, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

Washington is debating the significance of the memo released by House Intelligence Committee chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), but this much should not be debatable: The effort by the FBI to prevent its release was scandalous.

The ostensible reason for suppressing the memo was that it was classified. But now that we have seen the memo, it is hard to see anything that justifies a national security classification, much less the highest level of classification - top secret. No diplomatic secre...