Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said it would be "incredibly incompetent" of former FBI Director James Comey if he'd taken a suspicious Russian intel document as the impetus to publicly roast Hillary Clinton over her use of a private email server, CNN reported. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The Simpsons have chosen to be, um, pretty bold with their depictions of Donald Trump’s administration, and perhaps unsurprisingly the comedy is now tackling the aftermath of James Comey’s firing from the FBI. In short: Trump actually seems sort of keen about coming up with a solution, but not before ... More »
Both James Comey and the Republican Party are learning an important lesson: never abet a monster to protect an institution. If it weren’t for the continuing insanity surrounding the White House, the revelation that James Comey knowingly highlighted false “intelligence” planted by Russia in order to protect the FBI’s sources and institutional credibility would be... Read more »
Democratic strategist Maria Cardona on Saturday argued former FBI Director James Comey acted “as an agent of the Russian government” when he delivered a highly-criticized public rebuke of Hillary Clinton based on an intelligence document he knew was fake. Friday, sources told CNN that Comey knew...
White House chief strategist Steve Bannon has faded from the public view over the last few weeks as the Trump administration continues to deal with fallout from President Trump's abrupt decision to fire FBI director James Comey. Bannon was a prominent behind-the-scenes voice during the election and the presidential transition period. Show More Summary
Rolling Stone recaps: Donald Trump attempts to make a deal with former FBI director James Comey and is visited by Richard Nixon’s ghost in The Simpsons’ latest biting look into the Trump White House. The “125 Days” short opens with scandal...Show More Summary
he knew it was fake.
“The Simpsons” has marked President Donald Trump’s first 125 days in office in comic style. In a new short posted online Friday the cartoon version of Trump attempts to patch things up with fired FBI Director James Comey, who’d beenShow More Summary
A central piece of intelligence in the FBI’s investigation of Hillary Clinton’s private email server was fake – and FBI Director James Comey acted on it anyway, CNN reports. The Washington Post reported last week that the FBI had obtained...Show More Summary
One of the overlooked aspects of yesterday’s news that the F.B.I. is interested in Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law, is that Kushner played a role in the firing of James Comey, the former F.B.I. director. Kushner is not formally...Show More Summary
When something is too good to be true....it usually is not. The post Perhaps James Comey Was Not Duped By A Fake Russian Document appeared first on RedState.
The primary bogeyman that’s been seared into our consciousness during the sprawling, ongoing investigations into Russian interference into the 2016 election has been the specter of collusion between members of and adjacent to President Donald Trump’s inner circle and Russian malefactors. Show More Summary
On Wednesday, we learned that former FBI Director James Comey's public communications during the election about the Hillary Clinton email probe were influenced by a fake Russian intelligence document. And it gets even worse.[ContentShow More Summary
Former FBI Director James Comey allegedly acted on information in the Hillary Clinton email probe he knew was false and had been created by the Russians, according to a CNN report. Read more | Comments
James Comey did not want to further discredit the DOJ and the FBI, so his bizarre actions regarding the document recently revealed to be Russian propaganda are of great interest to those of us trying to figure out how he was so complicit...Show More Summary
A new profile of Secretary of State Hillary Clinton published Friday reveals her initial reaction to President Donald Trump’s firing of FBI Director James Comey earlier this month. The profile, written by New York Magazine’s RebeccaShow More Summary
Hillary Clinton suggested Friday that President Trump could face impeachment hearings for firing FBI Director James Comey.
The latest revelations about the fake Russian intel that influenced Comey’s decision to tamper with the election make him, amazingly, look even worse than the initial story: Then-FBI Director James Comey knew that a critical piece of information relating to the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s email was fake — created by Russian intelligence — but […]
Valued commenter clay posted this CNN article on the previous thread. Let’s keep that thread on oceanography for Boussinesq and mess around with the politics here. The CNN story continues a Washington Post story that didn’t make a whole lot of sense to me the other day. It still doesn’t make much sense, although this […]
We’ve just had some highly disturbing, vaguely surreal new information reported by CNN. Two days ago The Washington Post reported that James Comey’s decision not to notify the Department of Justice about his July Clinton emails press...Show More Summary