Dating an fbi agent
He is said to have removed the term 'grossly negligent' – language that mirrors the criminal code – to the softer words 'extremely careless', which does not rise to the level at which a criminal charge can be brought.
He also played a part in clearing her two closest associates, Huma Abedin and Cheryl Mills, of lying to the FBI despite their evidence in a formal interview being at odds with emails they had sent.
Both remain employed by the FBI and Department of Justice.
Both also appear to remain married to their respective spouses.
The chairmen of the House Judiciary Committee, Bob Goodlatte, and the Oversight Committee, Trey Gowdy, have requested transcribed interviews with him, CNBC reported.
They have also asked for a formal interview with Page, a registered Democrat who texted Strzok: 'God Trump is a loathsome human.' Crisis for the bureau: The FBI's deputy director Andrew Mc Cabe (right) wads questioned for eight hours in secret on Tuesday by the House Intelligence Committee, while deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein, who oversees Mueller's probe, was also questioned at length last week by the House Judiciary Committee in the wake of the anti-Trump texts The explosive content of the texts riled President Donald Trump last week ahead of a visit to the FBI's academy in Quantico, Virginia.
Strzok was removed from the Mueller team in August because of the texts, while Page had already left before they emerged.
But the political storm the lovers have created is huge.
Mills stated she was not even sure she knew what a server was at the time,' one agent's interview notes read.