President Donald Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey in a phone call when federal authorities would publicly announce the president wasn’t under suspicion in the bureau’s investigation of possible Trump campaign ties to Russia,...Show More Summary
If former Connecticut Sen. Joseph Lieberman becomes the new director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, the agency will be run by one of America’s most outspoken supporters of mass surveillance. Lieberman has called for aggressive measures to crack down on government leaks, has tried to weaken...
WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) - Former Senator and Democratic vice presidential candidate Joe Lieberman has emerged as the front-runner to lead the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Politico and CNN reported on Thursday, citing unnamed sources. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster FBI Director James Comey pauses as he testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, May 3, 2017, before the Senate Judiciary Committee hearing: "Oversight of the Federal Bureau of Investigation." A mong...Show More Summary
Robert Mueller, “who served as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation during the last two administrations, brings to his new role as special counsel a proven willingness to take on a sitting president,” the Washington Post reports. “In a [...]
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday will interview four candidates for the position of director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told reporters. Spicer, who was aboard Air Force One with Trump, said the president would meet with acting FBI Director...
The White House is now considering several candidates for Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation following U.S. President Donald Trump’s unexpected firing of then-director James Comey on Tuesday, May 9. As the head of the nation’s...Show More Summary
Authored by Alice Salles via TheAntiMedia.org, James Comey, the former director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) appointed by President Barack Obama, has never been a man independent of the law. This is not because his heart wasn’t in the right place or because his intentions may have been malicious. Show More Summary
U.S. President Donald Trump did not ask former Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey to pledge loyalty to him when the two had dinner in January, the White House said on Friday, disputing media reports. Asked whether the accounts were true, White House spokesman Sean Spicer told...
Jonathan Freedland wrote an excellent article for The Guardian the other day in which he pointed out that only once before in its history has an American President sacked the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Yet...Show More Summary
A guest on the MSNBC cable channel on Thursday, May 11 -- who had once worked for the KGB intelligence agency -- compared President Donald Trump and his clashes with the Federal Bureau of Investigation to the disdain former Soviet leader Joseph Stalin had for his own secret service.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is shrouded in secrecy. Here are three books that offer insider knowledge.
Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah wants to bring federal judge Merrick Garland back to the Capitol, but this time for hearings as director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.
Longtime Hardball host Chris Matthews used a segment of his weekday MSNBC program on Wednesday, May 10, to slam President Donald Trump’s firing of Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey, going so far as to call the incident...Show More Summary
ON MAY 9th Donald Trump sacked James Comey, the director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). Mr Comey was caught unawares: his termination letter was delivered to his office while he was travelling, and he reportedly thought it was a prank when informed of the news.
More than a year after his death in Chanhassen, Minnesota, the Federal Bureau of Investigation has released its internal file on Prince. Read more...
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According to recently-revealed court documents, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is looking into a case that includes then-candidate Donald Trump’s public call for Russia to hack then-candidate Hillary Clinton’s emails. During a 2016 campaign press conference, Trump made a plea...
Four thousand people work for the executive office of the President. Thirty-five thousand work for the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Protocols for communication between the two are well established. And yet, on Tuesday, after President Donald Trump decided to fire the F.B.I. Show More Summary
Another pillar of American democracy had the wrecking ball taken to it yesterday by the Trump Administration, after Trump’s unprecedented firing of Director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) James Comey. The FBI’s long-cultivated standing as an independent watchdog of corruption within our government is now rubble. Show More Summary