Roger Stone, a longtime political adviser to former President Donald Trump, accused the FBI of becoming President Biden’s “personal Gestapo” and referred to the January 6 summons received from the House committee investigating the Capitol Hill riots as “harassment”. described.
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Stone, who was pardoned by Trump after being convicted of lying to lawmakers about Russian election interference, rebuked the FBI.
“We have a bunch of political thugs on top of the FBI who are using the FBI … as Joe Biden’s personal Gestapo,” he said. John Katsimetidis On his WABC 770 AM radio show in an interview that aired Sunday.
He also questioned the rationale behind the FBI’s decision to raid the home of Project Veritas founder James O’Keefe as part of an investigation into the theft of Biden’s daughter Ashley’s diary ahead of the 2020 election.
Project Veritas did not publish the contents of the diary, but national file The blog released handwritten pages from it about a week before the election.
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“If a journalist has [Biden’s] Daughter’s diary, especially if the journalist hasn’t even published it, or commented on it, why would you search her house? Why would you confiscate their computers? It’s so chilling,” Stone said.
He accused the January 6 committee of using summons such as a “press release”.
“I immediately started thinking about how many of my ‘Roger Stone Still Did Nothing Wrong’ t-shirts I could sell to raise money for my legal defense. … It’s expensive from time to time. I have 11 against myself.” There have been civil harassment lawsuits — all baseless, baseless, but tremendously sensational — dismissed,” Stone said.
“I still have to go six, not to mention [Congress’] A new level of harassment. … they kept You’re under enormous financial pressure, and they want to write a summons as if it’s a press release,” Stone said. “Isn’t it interesting that before my lawyers had a chance to meet and read it, they told me the press release.” issued a summons. What is this about?” she asked.