Neo- fascist thug Donald "Rump" Trump fires the person leading the main investigation into his connections with Russia. The investigation getting too hot maybe?
WH: FBI director James Comey has been fired pic.twitter.com/uGwG5e0Jk2— Jim Acosta (@Acosta) May 9, 2017
Shades of the Saturday Night Massacre.
Firing of #Comey compromises investigation of White House ties to Russians – no doubt now special prosecutor is necessary.— Richard Blumenthal (@SenBlumenthal) May 9, 2017
Firing Comey has the foul stench of an attempt to stop an ongoing investigation into collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russians.— Chris Van Hollen (@ChrisVanHollen) May 9, 2017
Trump firing Comey shows how frightened the Admin is over Russia investigation— Senator Tim Kaine (@timkaine) May 9, 2017
And now Donald Trump gets to appoint the FBI director who will investigate Donald Trump.— Lawrence O'Donnell (@Lawrence) May 9, 2017
To the career men and women at DOJ/FBI: you know what the job entails and how to do it. Be strong and unafraid. Duty. Honor. Country.— Eric Holder (@EricHolder) May 10, 2017