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A Democrat lawmaker’s attempt to pin a conspiratorial tweet on one of the FBI whistleblowers testifying before the House Weaponization Committee Thursday did not go as planned.
Three FBI whistleblowers and a former Biden official testified before the House Weaponization Committee Thursday morning to discuss multiple abuses of power by Bureau leadership, including whistleblower retaliation, the purging of conservatives, security clearance suspensions, and the inflation of domestic terrorism statistics.
Rep. Linda Sanchez (D-Calif.) wanted to portray former FBI State Operations Specialist Marcus Allen as a right-wing extremist by exposing his Twitter activity. Unfortunately, the Twitter account she cited, was not his, but belonged to someone else named Marcus Allen.
“That is absolutely not my account,” Allen said, rendering her entire line of questioning irrelevant.
Despite this, Sanchez persisted. “On December 5, 2022, an account under the name Marcus Allen retweeted a tweet that said…” she began, before Allen …
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