The DOJ has indicted or accepted guilty pleas from more than 40 people since it opened its investigation on FIFA in 2015. That tally could soon jump significantly.
Between court costs, lost tourism revenue, and company boycotts, HB2 has cost the state an estimated $395 million since it was passed in March.
The FBI is in the final stages of its investigation into how Clinton and her aides handled classified information during her tenure as secretary of state.
The move comes amid an uproar over Lynch's impromptu meeting this week with Bill Clinton while his wife is under federal investigation.
The Justice Department issued the directive the same week it exchanged lawsuits with North Carolina over an anti-LGBT law.