Tag: FBI Director James Comey

REPORT: Top FBI Lawyer Under Investigation for Leaks

A Thursday report in Circa cites three officials claiming that FBI General Counsel James A. Baker is the “top suspect” in an investigation into leaks of classified Department of Justice information to the media. The report claims the investigation is

Senator Marco Rubio, a Republican from Florida, speaks during a Senate Foreign Relations Committee confirmation hearing for Nikki Haley, governor of South Carolina and U.S. ambassador to the United Nations (UN) nominee for U.S. President-elect Donald Trump, not pictured, in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Haley, the first woman elected governor of South Carolina, also will face the challenge of winning over skeptical global diplomats stunned by the president-elects rapport with Moscow, open questioning of the One-China policy, doubts about climate change and antagonism toward historic security alliances. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

Rubio on Trump Drama: ‘People Got What They Voted For’

Sunday on CBS’s “Face the Nation,” Sen. Marco Rubio  (R-FL) commented on the multiple news stories over the Russia probes and firing of FBI Director James Comey, which Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) called “drama.” “People got what they

McConnell: I Recommended Merrick Garland for FBI Director

Tuesday on Bloomberg, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) said he recommended chief judge of the D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Merrick Garland to President Donald Trump to replace James Comey as FBI Director. McConnell said, “I have spoken with

Noonan: America Is Not Obsessed With the ‘Comey Drama’ Like DC

Sunday on  CBS’s “Face the Nation,” during a panel discussion segment about President Donald Trump firing FBI Director James Comey, Wall Street Journal columnist Peggy Noonan said argued that what “obsesses us in Washington” doesn’t necessarily obsess the rest of the country.

Maxine Waters: ‘Donald Trump, I’m Coming For You’

Saturday at a town hall in her home district in Los Angeles, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), who has called for impeachment several times, told President Donald Trump she is coming for him. Discussing President Trump firing FBI Director James Comey,