BREAKING: FULL TEXT of Comey sworn testimony on Trump allegations

Statement for the Record Senate Select Committee on Intelligence James B. Comey June 8, 2017 Chairman Burr, Ranking Member Warner, Members of the Committee. Thank you for inviting me to appear before you today. I was asked to testify today to describe for you my interactions with President-Elect and President Trump on subjects that I … Continue reading BREAKING: FULL TEXT of Comey sworn testimony on Trump allegations

Veteran Justice Department Officials Weigh Need for Special Prosecutor in Russia Probe

President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey gave more fodder to Democrats, many of whom were already calling for a special prosecutor to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Matthew Whitaker, a former U.S. attorney for the Southern District of Iowa, is unsure this case measures up to past cases involving … Continue reading Veteran Justice Department Officials Weigh Need for Special Prosecutor in Russia Probe

FBI in turmoil over Comey firing, scramble on for new chief

By Julia Edwards Ainsley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The FBI was reeling after President Donald Trump unexpectedly fired its director James Comey, with agency staff scheduling an emergency high-level meeting for Tuesday night amid speculation about who would replace Comey in the top job. An FBI official, who was not authorized to speak to reporters and … Continue reading FBI in turmoil over Comey firing, scramble on for new chief