Bryan Pagliano, Hillary Clinton’s former IT staffer who handled her private email system, refused to answer lawmakers’ questions pertaining to the former Secretary of State’s email set-up. Instead, he asserted his Fifth Amendment right. Politico,
In a closed-door session in the basement of the Capitol Building, Bryan Pagliano rebuffed each inquiry by the House Select Committee on Benghazi after 24 hours of partisan bickering over whether he needed to appear at all…
Across the Capitol, two Senate chairman are considering offering immunity to Pagliano, who personally helped set-up the system. Republicans believe he’d be able to share a wealth of information that would aid their investigations, including who know about the private server, why it created and if anyone voiced concerns when the system was put in place.
And even ranking Benghazi Democrat Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) said he’s open to the idea — so long as the FBI says it won’t interfere with their investigation of the ongoing emails matter.