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James Comey Under Fire for Leaking Classified Memos

Former FBI Director James Comey has questions to answer, after a report on Friday revealed he leaked at least two memos documenting his conversations with President Trump that contained classified information.

UNITED STATES - JANUARY 10: Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz., attends a news conference in the Capitol introducing a bipartisan bill to increase sanctions on Russia for it's role in U.S. computer hacking, January 10, 2017.(Photo By Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call)

Day Seven: John McCain Continues to Dodge Questions on Role in Trump Hoax Dossier

(New York) Sen. John McCain has still not responded to questions raised in light of the disclosure last Tuesday that the Hillary Clinton campaign and the Democratic National Committee (DNC) helped fund research utilized in the infamous, largely discredited 35-page dossier on President Donald Trump.

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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

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Left-Wing Hot Take: James Comey’s Like a Victim of Sexual Harassment

The left has come up with a takeaway from fired FBI Director James Comey’s testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee last week: The man who was in charge of the “world’s premier security and crime-fighting forces” is a victim of sexual harassment.

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Ivanka Trump: My Father Feels ‘Very Vindicated’ After Comey Hearing

Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Fox & Friends,” first daughter Ivanka Trump said her father President Donald Trump felt “very vindicated” after last week’s testimony of former FBI Director James Comey. Trump said, “Well, my father felt very vindicated. And

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 …

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

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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

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Dem Sen Warner: Trump Administration ‘Afraid’ of Russia Investigation

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” the top Democrat on the Senate Intelligence Committee Sen. Mark Warner (D-VA)  said President Donald Trump and his administration were “afraid” of the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 presidential election.

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Woodward: Comey Firing ‘Is Not Yet Watergate,’ ‘Not a Clear Crime’

On this weekend’s broadcast of “Fox News Sunday,” during the panel discussion about President Donald Trump firing FBI Director James Comey, Washington Post journalist Bob Woodward known for his 1972 Watergate said the Comey firing was “not yet Watergate.” Woodward said,

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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.

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Clapper: ‘Our Institutions Are Under Assault’ By President Trump

Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union,” former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said our institutions of government were “under assault” by President Donald Trump. Partial transcript as follows: TAPPER: Let’s take a wider view of this for one

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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,

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Donald Trump Threatens to Cancel Press Briefings

President Donald Trump floated the idea of canceling the White House press briefings, expressing his frustration with the media for jumping on contradicting information from both himself and his press staff.