The Hill --
Director James Comey is once again shaking Washington to its core.
a pivotal character in the 2016 election who many Democrats say cost
their party the White House, confirmed Monday that the FBI is
investigating possible links between Russia and President Trump’s
“I can promise you we will follow the facts wherever
they lead,” Comey vowed in testimony before the House Intelligence
Committee, which is also looking into Russia’s meddling in the
The announcement ensures that Comey and the
FBI will hover over the administration for as long the investigation
takes, frustrating Republicans who would like to move on from the
controversies surrounding Trump and Moscow.
Comey, a thorn in the side of Hillary Clinton’s
campaign throughout the 2016 race, is now becoming an irritant to the
Republican president, who many Democrats say would never have reached
the White House without the FBI’s actions.