Hillary Clinton’s use of the “Colin Powell told me to do it” defense has hit a snag:
— Sen. Frank Niceley (@SenFrankNiceley) August 19, 2016
Colin Powell calls BS on Hillary's attempt to blame him for the email server. https://t.co/m6CfF6mXe5
— Seth Mandel (@SethAMandel) August 19, 2016
As we reported last night, during questioning about her use of a private email server as secretary of state, Hillary Clinton told the FBI that Colin Powell advised her to use private email.
Powell’s office released a statement to clarify some details that Clinton might have skipped over during her questioning by the FBI:
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) August 19, 2016
Powell says he advised Clinton to use State Department computers for emails containing classified information, which is advice Hillary did not take. Powell also never ran his email through a private server located in his basement like Hillary did.
— Coach M (@Crushers_Coach) August 19, 2016
— Shane Regated (@ShaneRegated) August 19, 2016
Lying to FBI agents, even when not under oath, is illegal… https://t.co/QAXWAkl4DF
— Mike Brooks (@Skoorbekim) August 19, 2016
— LetItBurnUSA (@LetItBurnUSA) August 19, 2016
"Your honor, you can't send me to jail for robbing that bank. Colin Powell advised me to do it!"
— Matt Walsh (@MattWalshBlog) August 19, 2016
— Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) August 19, 2016
So, Hillary's lying?
— Notorious LB (@dustopian) August 19, 2016