The saga involving former Special Counsel Robert Mueller has taken another turn.
Late last week, an explosive report revealed that more than a dozen phones belonging to Mueller team members were “wiped” for various reasons.
During an interview Sunday on Fox News, California Rep. Devin Nunes, the ranking member on the House Intelligence Committee, suggested that Mueller’s team may have obstructed justice in doing so.
The report showed that at least 27 phones of Mueller team members had been “accidentally wiped.”
“This looks like it occurred at a very interesting time. This is when the lovebirds’ text messages were discovered. So, clearly, after that, everybody on the Mueller team went and wiped their phone,” Nunes said.
Nunes was referring to the anti-Trump text messages between former FBI agent Peter Strzok and former FBI lawyer Lisa Page, the two officials who were having an affair.
The Washington Examiner notes:
Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz released a report in