Senator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) released a letter Friday that revealed Hillary Clinton had her security clearance revoked along with 5 of her staffers – but for a very odd reason.
According to the letter from Grassley, Clinton herself asked that the security clearances be revoked.
“At her request, former Secretary Clinton’s security clearance was administratively withdrawn on August 30, 2018,” read the letter.
“As we previously informed the committee, the individuals had been granted access to classified information through a request made by Secretary Clinton designating them as researches,” the letter to Grassley explained.
Critics of the former secretary of state have demanded that her security clearance be revoked on the basis that she defied official rules and regulations on security when she kept her own private email server. (Read more from “Security Clearances for Hillary Clinton and Staffers Are Now Revoked – but for an Odd Reason” HERE)