'Pretty clean and clear' that James Comey broke federal law: White House

White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders has said that it was “pretty clean and clear” that James Comey broke federal law by orchestrating a leak of memos he wrote as FBI director.

“The memos that Comey leaked were created on an FBI computer while he was the director. He claims they were private property, but they clearly followed the protocol of an official FBI document. Leaking FBI memos on a sensitive case regardless of classification violates federal laws including the Privacy Act, standard FBI employment agreement and nondisclosure agreement all personnel must sign,” Sanders told reporters at a press briefing on Wednesday.

“I think that’s pretty clean and clear that that would be a violation,” she added, adding, “The Department of Justice has to look into any allegations of … whether or not something’s illegal or not. That’s not up to me to decide… What I’ve said and what I’m talking about are facts. James Comey…

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