Skip to comments.Justice Dept. inspector general investigates FBI, CAIR ties
Posted on 06/12/2012 5:19:29 PM PDT by Nachum
The Justice Departments inspector general is investigating the FBIs contacts with the Council on American-Islamic Relations.
The investigation comes amid increased pressure from Virginia Republican Rep. Frank Wolf to end formal and informal contacts between FBI officials and CAIR.
The White House, however, is prodding federal agencies to meet with CAIR, which has close ties to Islamist groups, such as HAMAS. There is hundreds of examples of departments and agencies that meet with CAIR on a range of issues, George Selim, the White Houses new director for community partnerships, told The Daily Caller June 7.
I was was shocked, but not surprised at the news about the White Houses outreach to CAIR, Wolf told TheDC on Monday.
For the administration to be meeting with these people is disappointing and shocking, but the administration is disappointing, Wolf said.
CAIR is especially controversial because of its many links to the theocratic Muslim Brotherhood, whose political wing is set to dominate Egyptian politics since the 2011 departure of Egyptian strongman Hosni Mubarak.
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Holder wagging the dog?
“...George Selim, the White Houses new director for community partnerships...
Is that really a White Hut/Crib position? 0bummer’s covert muslim/islamist liason?