Rep Jim Jordan: Whistleblowers sound alarm over FBI’s culling of employees who expressed conservative views [VIDÉO].
Posted on 8.6.2022
Former FBI agents recently reported that the bureau is ‘purging’ employees who have expressed conservative views, specifically, views on the events of the Jan. 6 Capitol Hill protests that do not align with the unique message being pushed. by the FBI.
On Tuesday, US Congressman Jim Jordan (R-OH) sent a letter to the director from the FBI explaining the recent allegations against his agency. Rep. Jordan explains that multiple whistleblowers have claimed the bureau is conducting a “‘purge’ of FBI employees with conservative views.”
In the letter, Jordan provided two specific such cases:
For example, the FBI targeted [EXPURGÉ]…by suspending… the security clearance and finally by suspending indefinitely [EXPURGÉ] service and salary. [EXPURGÉ] had apparently shared… personal opinions that the FBI was not entirely candid about the events of January 6. As a result, the FBI determined that [EXPURGÉ] had “espoused conspiratorial views” and “promoted unreliable information that indicates support for the events of January 6”, and the FBI therefore questioned his allegiance. [EXPURGÉ] in the USA. »
Jordan’s letter also stated that this former FBI agent had “served honorably in the United States Army for several years…valiantly earning multiple Military Commendation Medals.” Nonetheless, this agent was still removed from the office after expressing conservative views.
The letter to FBI Director Christopher Wray also tells the story of a second whistleblower who “suffered retaliation for criticizing the FBI in an anonymous survey…directed to employees after Jan. 6.” This former employee had never been “disciplined or reprimanded until he” criticized the FBI. »
“We are monitoring to ensure that the FBI does not retaliate against its employees for exercising their First Amendment rights and engaging in adverse political speech,” Jordan added.
In the last news : New whistleblowers claim the FBI is ‘purging’ conservatives in the Bureau.
An agent ? A decorated war veteran who served in Iraq and Kuwait.
The FBI had the audacity to question the whistleblower’s loyalty to his country!
On Tuesday, Jordan appeared on Fox News and, speaking to host Laura Ingraham, revealed that a total of six FBI officials approached the House Judiciary Committee. Jordan also gave more information about one of the whistleblowers, saying he is a “decorated Iraq war veteran” whose “allegiance to the country is in question because he had the nerve to say something that offended FBI management about the January 6 investigation. »