Trump has said that wasn't the reason for his decision.
Lindsey Graham has some advice for President Donald Trump: Stop tweeting about the Russian Federation investigation. Now, more fuel for the fire. The White House denies that account.
US President Donald Trump looks towards First Lady Melania Trump at a "celebration of military mothers" event at the White House.
"James Comey better hope that there are no "tapes" of our conversations before he starts leaking to the press!"
Experts question North Korea role in WannaCry cyber attack
The Sony Pictures hack in 2014 and another attack on a Bangladesh bank in 2016 have both been attributed to the Lazarus. The Kill Switch mentioned is a domain name which WannaCry would check for existence to decide if to keep spreading.
Trump is scheduled to leave for the kingdom on Friday 19 May. No White House aide appeared on the Sunday news shows, leaving Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, to defend Trump.
Warner, who is leading the Senate's investigation into Russia's attempts to interfere in the United States presidential election along with Sen. The dismissal comes just days after Comey asked the justice department for more resources to pursue the Russian investigation. Dianne Feinstein called on the Judiciary Committee to hold hearings on Comey's firing. Comey had previously refused to acknowledge the parallel Trump investigation, and his disclosure enrages Democrats who already blamed Comey for costing Clinton the presidency.
The Trump Administration is wasting no time in naming Comey's replacement.
Sources told ABC News that Trump posed the question to Comey a few times during a dinner in January and Comey would not promise such a thing to the new president, only that he would be honest.
Antonio Conte demands players break Jose Mourinho's record
The young Brazilian striker has hit form for Man City at the right time as the club pushes for Champions League qualification. I thought Sunderland played really well for 70 minutes against Arsenal but they are not in the same league as Chelsea .
But even those who had been critical of Comey expressed suspicion over the timing of Comey's firing. "The president takes pride in being the ultimate decision-maker, for matters large and small". Rep. Jason Chaffetz, the Republican chairman of a House oversight panel, vows to get copies of any memos Comey wrote about meetings with Trump, tweeting: "I have my subpoena pen ready". When the opposite occurred, Trump grew incensed - both at Democrats and his own communications staff for not quickly lining up more Republicans to defend him on television. He increasingly sees himself as the White House's only effective spokesperson, according to multiple people who have spoken with him. By insisting that Federal Bureau of Investigation staff respected Comey and that the Russian Federation probe is "highly significant", he implied by example that a good Federal Bureau of Investigation director should have the confidence to contradict administration spin.
"We can make a fast decision", Trump told reporters on his way to fly to southern Virginia on Saturday.
"They've been vetted over their lifetime, essentially, but very well-known, high-respected, really talented people", Trump said.
President Donald Trump gestures after speaking to members of the media aboard Air Force One before his departure from Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Saturday, May 13, 2017.
Krauthammer on DNC Slamming Trump Intel Reveal: Hillary Did Much Worse
The intelligence information was reportedly not United States intel, but instead from an anonymous global partner in the war against ISIS.
"That's, frankly, offensive", Spicer said.
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