All posts tagged "James Comey"
GOP leaders dismiss Comey firing as fleeting political drama
Republicans defended the president's actions
- Posted May 12, 2017
Asian stocks mostly higher in quiet trading; oil prices gain
SEOUL, South Korea — Asian stocks were moderately higher on Thursday with few data reports to move the markets. Investors are watching tax reform developments in the U.S. after President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI chief James...
- Posted May 11, 2017
AP FACT CHECK: Trump twists FBI chief’s words on Russia
By Calvin Woodward and Jim Drinkard WASHINGTON, D.C. — President Donald Trump produced a running commentary Monday on FBI Director James Comey’s testimony to Congress. Thanks to the length of the hearing and the immediacy of Twitter,...
- Posted March 20, 2017
Watchdog Probe to Bring New Scrutiny for FBI’s Comey
WASHINGTON – FBI Director James Comey, already under fierce public scrutiny for his handling of the election-year probe of Hillary Clinton, faces a new internal investigation into whether he and the Justice Department followed established protocol in...
- Posted January 13, 2017
FBI Chief: No Charges for Clinton after New Emails Reviewed
WASHINGTON – FBI Director James Comey told Congress in a letter sent Sunday that a review of newly discovered Hillary Clinton emails has “not changed our conclusions” from earlier this year that she should not face charges....
- Posted November 6, 2016
Comey considered a ‘bad choice’ for FBI post by Clinton aide
WASHINGTON- A senior aide to Hillary Clinton privately dismissed FBI Director James Comey as “a bad choice” in October 2015, according to newly released emails from WikiLeaks. The blunt assessment foreshadowed the dramatic tension that has escalated...
- Posted November 4, 2016
Defending Clinton, Obama Draws Contrast With FBI’s Comey
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama staunchly defended Hillary Clinton’s use of private email as an “honest mistake,” suggesting Wednesday that voters should discount innuendo-filled revelations that the FBI is looking into more emails just ahead of Election...
- Posted November 2, 2016
FBI Review Involves Thousands of Newly Discovered Emails
WASHINGTON – The FBI will have to sort through thousands of newly discovered emails in its renewed examination of the practices of Hillary Clinton and her aides, a U.S. official said Monday, raising questions about whether any...
- Posted October 31, 2016
FBI agents knew for weeks about emails’ existence, says official
Thanking Anthony Weiner, Trump called the latest developments worse than Watergate
- Posted October 30, 2016
Clinton team: Comey should say whether he’s reviewed emails
They urged Comey to be more transparent due to the controversy's impact on the elections
- Posted October 30, 2016