Sport FBI director James Comey compares Patriots, Hillary Clinton in congressional testimony

23:40  20 march  2017
23:40  20 march  2017 Source:   Sporting News

No wiretap of Trump Tower, GOP intel committee says

  No wiretap of Trump Tower, GOP intel committee says WASHINGTON — There was no wiretap of Trump Tower, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Monday, contradicting an assertion from President Donald Trump. But he said that other forms of surveillance of Trump and his associates have not been ruled out.The comments from Rep. Devin Nunes, a California Republican, came at the outset of a congressional hearing that will explore allegations of Russian hacking in last year's presidential election and whether there were any connections between Moscow and Trump's campaign.FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers are to testify.

Comey 's congressional testimony was a masterful performance, but his justification for not prosecuting Hillary Clinton was flawed. The Fatal Flaws in Comey ’s Theory of Why Clinton Shouldn’t Be Prosecuted. FBI Director James Comey (File photo: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters).

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FBI director James Comey has had his hands full after President Donald Trump claimed the Obama administration wire-tapped his phones during the election.

Comeyhas come out and said he he has no information or evidence on those allegations during a hearing in front of Congress Monday. He also provided some insight on why the Russians were so supportive of Trump during the election, by way of an odd Patriots metaphor.

“I hate the New England Patriots, and no matter who they play I’d like them to lose,” Comey said. "At the same time, I'm rooting against the Patriots and hoping their opponent beats them, because there are only two teams on the field."

No wiretap of Trump Tower, GOP intel committee says

  No wiretap of Trump Tower, GOP intel committee says WASHINGTON — There was no wiretap of Trump Tower, the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee said Monday, contradicting an assertion from President Donald Trump. But he said that other forms of surveillance of Trump and his associates have not been ruled out.The comments from Rep. Devin Nunes, a California Republican, came at the outset of a congressional hearing that will explore allegations of Russian hacking in last year's presidential election and whether there were any connections between Moscow and Trump's campaign.FBI Director James Comey and National Security Agency Director Michael Rogers are to testify.

The FBI is probing new emails related to Hillary Clinton , FBI Director James Comey said in a Friday letter. “In previous congressional testimony , I referred to the fact that the Federal Bureau of Investigation ( FBI )

FBI Director James Comey 's announcement Friday that the bureau would investigate more emails potentially related to Hillary Clinton 's private server sent a jolt through the political world, setting off alarm and anger among Democrats who worry the news could swing the election to Donald Trump.

Comey, in his metaphor for Russia's alleged interference in the election, explainedthe nation's hatred for Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton was so strong that the Russians backedthe Republican nominee, who happened to be Trump.

Trump, coincidentally,never misses an opportunity to tout his friendships with Patriots owner Robert Kraft, coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady.

FBI director James Comey © (Getty Image) FBI director James Comey

Later,Comey clarified his Patriots comment, stating New England "represent(s)sustained excellence, and as a Giants fan that drives me crazy.”

Leave it to the FBI director to compare controversial American politics to football.

President Trump faces his hardest truth: He was wrong .
FBI director’s testimony on wiretapping and Russia probe puts the White House on the defensive.He was wrong.

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