Attorney General Jeff Sessions responded to the release of a contentious memo by Republicans on the House Intelligence Committee alleging intelligence abuses at the Justice Department, saying “no Department is perfect.”
In a statement issued shortly after the memo’s release, Sessions acknowledged GOP concerns about Department of Justice (DOJ) and FBI officials’ actions, but said he remained confident in the agency’s employees.
“Congress has made inquiries concerning an issue of great importance for the country and concerns have been raised about the Department’s performance,” he said. “I have great confidence in the men and women of this Department. But no Department is perfect.”
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