Former FBI agent Peter Strzok’s lawyer responded Friday to President Trump’s recent taunts and Strzok himself vowed to address the president’s ongoing promises that he and his then-mistress, FBI lawyer Lisa Page, labored to undermine the Trump marketing campaign in 2016.
“Peter Strzok, a patriotic profession counterintelligence agent whose carry out in the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election has been vindicated by two unbiased IG investigations, nowadays found himself focused by his President in however yet another unhinged assault,” go through the statement from Strzok attorney Aitan Goelman.
“Angered by the disclosures of however much more cases of his betrayal of our national security in the company of his personal political gain, President Trump raged and threatened those people general public servants tasked with investigating or testifying about his serial misconduct,” Goelman continued. Strzok wrote that he would also speak out towards Trump at some place in the upcoming.
“I will have a excellent deal a lot more to say about the president’s attacks on those with responsibility for holding him accountable,” Strzok wrote on Twitter.
Following his acquittal in the Senate impeachment trial, Trump criticized supporters of impeachment as well as “dirty cops” and “bad people” who had played a position in the 2016 investigation into the president’s marketing campaign more than allegations of collusion with Russian property.
“You have Lisa and Peter, the fans, the FBI enthusiasts,” Trump mentioned Thursday at the White Home, and referenced text messages the two experienced exchanged. “‘There’s no way he will get elected,’ this means me…’I’m scared we cannot get the threat.’ Now think of this, in other words, if I get elected, they can’t, they, two lowlifes, they can not take the risk.”
Strzok and Web page have been fired by the FBI after their text messages ended up leaked to the general public. Strzok is conducting a wrongful termination go well with towards the agency.