Email Timeline Post Election 2016
Original Email Timeline – Pre-Election 2016
January 20, 2009 - Obama wins a battle to use a BlackBerry during his presidency.
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 - 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 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 12, 2009 - An email suggests Clinton gets a new cell phone, despite her later claims that she didn’t use one.
April 03, 2009 - Clinton’s top aides privately complain that people who know Clinton’s old email address still have emails forwarded to her.
March 18, 2012 - An email chain shows Clinton asking help from Pagliano when she has trouble getting her emails.
March 30, 2012 - Clinton’s BlackBerry emails could be intercepted by Saudi Arabia while she visits that country.
October 29, 2013 - In a private speech, Clinton says she had to leave her phone and computer in a special box when traveling to China and Russia, but there is evidence she sent at least one email from Russia.
October 29, 2013 - In a private speech, Clinton says that her department officials “were not even allowed to use mobile devices because of security issues.”
January 06, 2014 - In a private speech, Clinton says when she got to State Department, employees “were not mostly permitted to have handheld devices.”
August 28, 2014 - In a private speech, Clinton admits it was against the rules for some State Department officials to use BlackBerrys at the same time she used one.
October 16, 2015 - Clinton’s lawyer gives the FBI two BlackBerrys that prove useless to the FBI’s Clinton investigation.
February 09, 2016 - The FBI is unable to obtain any of Clinton’s BlackBerrys to examine them; two useful Clinton iPads are found, but they only contain three previously unknown emails.
September 02, 2016 - The FBI’s Clinton email investigation final report and its summary of her FBI interview are released.
August 16, 2018 – Judicial Watch releases newly uncovered Clinton emails, 5 contain classified information
May 06, 2019 – Former Asst. Sec. of State for Diplomatic Security testifies under oath that he warned Hillary Clinton twice about unsecure BlackBerrys and personal emails
June 3, 2019 – Former State official testifies he warned about Clinton email issues and was concerned about interference with classified Clinton Benghazi emails
October 15, 2019 – The DOJ has possession of Joseph Mifsud cell phones
January 10, 2020 – FBI “finds” new Clinton emails that include classified info and official business in texts