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“Obviously, IF there were any blackmailing tapes, then since the Comey obeyed and did not made problems, the tapes were destroyed (or denied and archived)…
There is actually another story: when Comey was fired, people from Jeff Sessions department came and took Comey’s laptop with all damning materials, and they had full right to have them. Then Comey is in a deep problem, with Sessions having all proofs of Comey’s illegal tapping of people as Trump campaign etc… Probably these are the tapes, about which Trump spoke…”
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In perhaps the most stunning section of former FBI Director Comey’s testimony today, he detailed his interaction with then Attorney General Loretta Lynch about his specific language about the Clinton Email “investigation.”
For the first time, former FBI Director James Comey, who is testifying today before the Senate Intelligence Committee, said that President Obama’s Attorney General Loretta Lynch asked him to downplay the Hillary Clinton’s email scandal…
As DailyCaller notes, Comey said Lynch instructed Comey not to call the criminal investigation into the Clinton server a criminal investigation. Instead, Lynch told Comey to call it a “matter,” Comey said, “which confused me.” Comey cited that pressure from Lynch to downplay the investigation as one of the reasons he held a press conference to recommend the Department of Justice not seek to indict Clinton.
Ahead of tomorrow’s much-anticipated testimony, former FBI Director James Comey has released his prepared remarks.
Comey make no accusations but he does outline how he had concerns with some of President Trump’s behavior – although he makes it clear that Trump never ordered him to do anything – specifically the president’s intent with requests for “loyalty” and repeated direct outreach to Comey. Speaking through Sessions, Comey asked that Trump’s outreach stop as it made him “uncomfortable.”
Since CNN previously informed the world, via anonymous sources of course, that “Former FBI Director James Comey is reportedly set to testify he never told President Donald Trump that he was not under investigation,” perhaps they can now explain these three sentences taken directly from Comey’s testimony which prove otherwise.
What are the chances that CNN will retract their inaccurate reporting on this issue?
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“According to a source” is FAKE NEWS.
Clearly disappointed to have been left out of the headline heroics from Friday night (courtesy of The Washington Post and The New York Times), CNN has decided that anon-sourced perspectives on officials’ feelings now warrants reportage.
The latest in the sad sage of mainstream media’s downward spiral, as The Hill reports, is that former FBI Director James Comey is expected to testify that he believes President Trump was deliberately trying to meddle in the FBI’s investigation of Russian interference in the presidential election, according to a report late Friday.
Despite swearing under oath that he “had never” been influenced during an investigation, and further that if he had he would have reported it immediately…
CNN now reports that, according to a source, Comey has come to believe the president intended to influence him…
H/t reader P.A.Semi:
“And this is also a very full-fledged list of consequences, for which Comey deserved firing:”
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