By Dailymail.com Reporter
Published: 06:52 BST, 19 August 2019 | Updated: 06:54 BST, 19 August 2019
Republican senator Lindsey Graham said Sunday that the Inspector General's report on how the investigation into ties between the Trump campaign and Russia began will be 'ugly and damning' for the Department of Justice.
During an interview with Fox News, Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Graham said, the Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz's report is 'going to be ugly and damning regarding the DOJ handling of the Russian probe.'
Graham said that Horowitz's report is now expected to be released in the coming weeks and he is determined to have the report released so that the American people can find out what it says about the Russia probe.
During an interview with Fox News' Maria Bartiromo, Sen. Lindsey Graham said he believes Inspector General Michael Horowitz's report on the Russia probe will be 'ugly and damning' for the Department of Justice
When asked why the report, which was expected to have been submitted months ago, was delayed for so long, Graham said that 'Every time you turn around you find something new.'
He added that 'Mr. Horowitz is doing a very in-depth dive' into how the FBI made use of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act in an effort to obtain a warrant allowing them to monitor Trump's former campaign adviser Carter Page.
Graham said that when Horowitz submits his report, the DOJ will evaluate it for classified information, but that he wants to 'declassify as much as possible.;
'I want the American public to hear the