In what may be one of the most remarkable conflicts of interest that we have seen in a long time, it appears that Steven Wasserman, Assistant Attorney for the District of Columbia who is the brother of Debbie Wasserman Schultz, has been tasked with overseeing the investigation of DNC IT employee Imran Awan, who was arrested earlier this week while attempting to flee the US and charged with bank fraud.
— TruthLeaks (@GeorgWebb) July 27, 2017
The Assistant US Attorney overseeing the Awan family investigation is Steven Wasserman, the brother of Wasserman Schultz! pic.twitter.com/iRZsUMJRH0
— Pamela Moore (@Pamela_Moore13) July 26, 2017
You might remember the infamous video from May where Debbie Wasserman Schultz threatens the DC police commisioner with “consequences” if he does not give back a laptop used by Awan that the police had obtained:
I wonder what was on that laptop that Debbie thought was so important?
Maybe @HouseCracka is on to something:
— General Deplorable (@HouseCracka) July 27, 2017
Meanwhile, the attorneys for Imran Awan have released the following statement blaming their clients legal troubles on “anti-Muslim bigotry”. It’s a pretty good read:
This is pretty wild stuff, and I would like to know what the heck AG Jeff Sessions is going to do about this.
The swamp is very, very deep, my friends.