Meeting between Bill Clinton, US attorney general raises eyebrows

The Monday meeting between Bill Clinton, pictured on June 10, 2016, and US Attorney General Loretta Lynch came a day before Republican lawmakers released their final report on the 2012 assault on the US mission in BenghaziAn apparent chance meeting between former president Bill Clinton and US Attorney General Loretta Lynch made waves Thursday in Washington, as White House hopeful Hillary Clinton’s email usage remained under investigation. The Monday meeting came a day before Republican lawmakers released their final report on the 2012 assault on the US mission in Benghazi, and as Hillary Clinton’s campaign faces continued questions about her trustworthiness. The encounter raised concern about whether the independence of the Department of Justice, which is led by Lynch and is conducting an investigation into the emails, has been compromised.

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