Recidivism Watch: Clinton’s repeated claim that the FBI said her answers were ‘truthful’

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“As the FBI said, everything that I’ve said publicly has been consistent and truthful with what I’ve told them.”

— Hillary Clinton, interview with Brandon Rittiman of KUSA, Aug. 3, 2016 One would think the talking points would change after receiving Four Pinocchios from The Washington Post Fact Checker, “Pants on Fire” from PolitiFact and “false” from But, nope, Clinton fell back on a claim that has been roundly debunked by fact checkers. FBI Director James B. Comey did tell Congress: “We have no basis to conclude she lied to the FBI.” But lying to the FBI is a criminal act; it’s a rather low bar for truthfulness.

From The Washington Post: