James Comey, the former FBI director, delivered a blistering, emotional opening statement before the Senate Intelligence Committee during his blockbuster Thursday hearing, taking aim at President Donald Trump in the process.
The Department of Justice has appointed Robert Swan Mueller III, former FBI director and Marine veteran who fought in Vietnam, as a special counsel to investigate ties between President Donald Trump’s 2016 campaign and Russian government officials, Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein announced on May 17.
President Donald Trump dismissed FBI Director James Comey on Tuesday following a misstatement during his testimony before a Senate Judiciary subcommittee on Monday, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told the Washington Post.
Russia's intervention in the U.S. election was "unusually loud," FBI Director James Comey said during a hearing on Monday before the House Intelligence Committee on the Russian efforts to undermine Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign.
President Donald Trump has defended his controversial efforts to implement a temporary travel ban that would bar entry to the United States for some residents of Muslim-majority countries,saying “this is about terror and keeping our country safe.”