Reports have come out noting that Jack Smith who was appointed as special counsel on Trump’s cases, was also a part of the Lois Lerner IRS scandal. In light of these reports, former President Donald Trump repeated that this is an attempt by the Democrats to “weaponize” and “corrupt” the DOJ and justice.
Trump wrote on Truth Social, that Jack Smith is “a political hitman, who is totally compromised” he also added that the Justice Department and the FBI are weaponized by the Radical left, which is bound to cause more trouble for the country. He then added that Obama had spied on his campaign and that both Joe Biden and his son Hunter Biden were corrupt.
Trump has referenced the connection between Smith and the Lerner scandal, which took place during the Obama administration, a number of times.
As part of his allegations, Trump has also added that Christopher Steele had been offered a million dollars in order to lie about him. He also added that the incident with Hunter Biden’s Laptop was pushed under the carpet before the Election.
He then questioned whether Jack Smith would also take on investigating those incidents.
Smith was appointed as special counsel by Attorney General Merrick Garland the Friday after Trump announced his presidential campaign.