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Here’s How James Comey’s Favorite Theologian Helps Explain the Decisions He Made

The controversial figure's new book further highlights the influence. While James Comey’s most recent clashes with President Trump are foremost on everyone’s minds, he’s had quite a career. He was the U.S. attorney responsible for taking down the New York mafia, the acting U.S. attorney general who stopped the policy that George W. Bush’s administration called “enhanced interrogation” or, …

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Trump’s Moscow Travel Records Contradict His Story in James Comey’s Memos: Report

He apparently told the FBI director he never stayed overnight in Moscow. The documents say otherwise. President Donald Trump appears to have misled former FBI Director James Comey about his trip to Moscow for the Miss Universe pageant in 2013, according to flight record obtained by Bloomberg. Though Trump reportedly told Comey that he didn't …

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Comey’s wish for a leaker’s ‘head on a pike’? Proof he’s no better than Trump | Jill Abramson

The ex-FBI director’s memos show he shares with a disgraceful president a dangerous contempt for our founding freedom With Donald Trump, there is sometimes so much material to provoke outrage that you worry something important is bound to be overlooked. This is the case with the recently released Comey memos, which detail his shocking conversations …

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James Comey’s revenge tour proving he is not the noble upholder of justice he wants you to believe

Since his infamous 2004 showdown with Alberto Gonzales at the hospital bed of then Attorney General John Ashcroft, James Comey has enjoyed his reputation as a paragon of virtue and fighter against partisan attacks on the rule of law. In that confrontation, Comey stood by the bedridden Ashcroft, fighting off Gonzales’ efforts to force the ailing …

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CNN’s Anderson Cooper Blasts Trump’s Ridiculous Attempt to Rewrite the History of Comey’s Firing

Trump presented "a totally different version of events from what the president has previously said." President Donald Trump tried to completely rewrite history Wednesday morning, and CNN's Anderson Cooper is not happy about it. In the opening segment of “Anderson Cooper 360” Wednesday night, the host explained how Trump has completely contradicted his own account …

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WATCH: Top 7 Surprising Revelations From James Comey’s ABC News Interview

We didn't expect this. Former FBI director James Comey sat down with ABC's George Stephanopoulos tonight to promote his new book, A Higher Loyalty. A lot of the interesting details were already known—Comey discussed the fact that Trump is “slightly orange up close” and grapples with his role in electing Trump by miscalculating the way …

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Here Are the Top 6 Revelations from James Comey’s ‘A Higher Loyalty’

It's a scathing portrait of the president — and it’s coming from a man who wanted loyalty President Donald Trump's decision to fire former FBI Director James Comey last May might prove to have been one of the most consequential of his presidency. It certainly has given him a powerful enemy, one whose new book, …

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Comey’s book swipes at Trump – but Mueller’s inquiry is the real threat

As the fired FBI director makes headlines, the bureau’s raid on the offices of Trump’s lawyer signals peril for his presidency The first big interview with the fired FBI director James Comey is blazing toward a broadcast on Sunday night, but for the Donald Trump presidency, multiple meteors have already hit. Continue reading… US politics …

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Trump and Comey’s hate-hate relationship – video explainer

Donald Trump fired the FBI director James Comey in May 2017, citing his handling of the Hillary Clinton email scandal. He has since admitted Comey’s refusal to suspend the FBI inquiry into the Trump campaign’s purported links to Russia was a catalyst for the move. Now Comey has written a book that reveals the reality …

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Comey’s new book shows Trump obsessed over the dossier/pee tape, among other things

The new book by former FBI Director James Comey is circulating and it rehashes in vivid detail some familiar ground, including the fact that Donald Trump fixated on the lewd details of the Steele dossier and didn’t have any idea that the real mission of the FBI is to protect the American people, not his own …

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