Email Timeline Post Election 2016
Original Email Timeline – Pre-Election 2016
January 01, 2009 - The State Department rolls out an easy way to preserve emails for record keeping, but Clinton’s office elects not to use it and Clinton will later claim she never even heard of it.
January 12, 2009 - Huma Abedin allegedly wants Clinton’s email account on a private server and not on a server that is managed by someone else, so that is what is arranged.
January 21, 2009 - Most State Department officials claim they don’t know Clinton has a private email address or uses a private server.
January 21, 2009 - Evidence suggests Clinton regularly keeps her BlackBerry stored inside a secure area against regulations, but she will later deny this.
January 21, 2009 - Hundreds of Clinton’s emails are printed out by a Bill Clinton staffer; he may have a relevant security clearance.
January 21, 2009 - Hundreds of classified emails are sent or received by Clinton while she is outside the US, including some to or from President Obama.
January 21, 2009 - Clinton may regularly carry two mobile devices at once, although she will later claim otherwise.
January 21, 2009 - Clinton uses 11 different BlackBerrys and four iPads while she is secretary of state.
January 21, 2009 - Clinton’s frequently discarded BlackBerrys are sometimes destroyed and sometimes disappear.
January 22, 2009 - Clinton signs a non-disclosure agreement promising to safeguard a type of top secret information.
2009 – 2011: Hillary Clinton’s complete schedule while Secretary of State
January 23, 2009 - Colin Powell warns Clinton to “be very careful” because if she uses a BlackBerry for official business, her emails could become official records.
February 01, 2009 - Clinton allegedly wants to use an iPad in her office but is not allowed to do so; however the iPad won’t be released until one year later.
February 12, 2009 - An email suggests Clinton gets a new cell phone, despite her later claims that she didn’t use one.
2009 – 2010: FBI watches then acts as Russian spy moves closer to Hillary Clinton
February 2009 – February 2013: It is suspected China hacked Clinton’s private email server throughout her term as Secretary of State
March 01, 2009 - An external hard drive backs up the data on Clinton’s private server, but it is unclear what happens to it or its replacement.
March 01, 2009 - Clinton’s personal email server is replaced; she will use the new one for the rest of her term as secretary of state.
March 01, 2009 - Bryan Pagliano and Justin Cooper jointly manage Clinton’s private server.
March 01, 2009 - Pagliano is warned that classified information could be sent to Clinton’s private server, but there is no sign he takes action or passes this warning on.
March 16, 2009 - Clinton sends a department-wide email encouraging the preservation of records in response to FOIA requests.
March 22, 2009 - Clinton writes about designing a system for how her documents are handled by the State Department.
April 03, 2009 - Clinton’s top aides privately complain that people who know Clinton’s old email address still have emails forwarded to her.
April 18, 2009 - During an overseas trip, Abedin reveals in an email that she has left Clinton’s daily schedule in an unlocked hotel room.
April 22, 2009 - Clinton’s top staffers appear to be doing a favor for someone connected to the Clinton Foundation.
April 25, 2009 - Clinton’s top staffers provide help for a top Clinton Foundation donor due to a request from the Clinton Foundation.
June 01, 2009 - Colin Powell allegedly advises Clinton at a party to use private email, but nobody at the party later supports Clinton’s claim that this happens.
June 01, 2009 - A lobbyist uses his rare direct email access to Clinton to arrange more aid for the country of Palau.
June 28, 2009 - A Blumenthal email suggests he is working on projects for Bill and Hillary Clinton.
September 21, 2009 - Clinton’s meeting with major business leaders on this day is just one of dozens of meetings later not listed on her official calendar.
December 29, 2009 – Obama issues an Executive Order making it clear, all communications with a foreign government are automatically deemed classified information