Thursday, June 8, 2017
Here Are The Questions James Comey Should Answer
At The Federalist |
Almost a month after President Donald Trump fired him, former FBI Director James Comey is scheduled to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Thursday.
Comey will reportedly claim that the president asked for his “loyalty” but that he “demurred.” A keeper of meticulous notes, Comey will also likely testify that the president asked him to drop the Michael Flynn investigation only days after the national security advisor was fired. “I hope you can let this go,” the president purportedly told Comey. “I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go.” (Here is Comey’s official opening statement, which confirms the above — but also confirms Trump’s contention that the FBI director had told him he wasn’t under investigation on three occasions.)
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