Sen. McCain: Diamondbacks to blame for confusing questions to Comey
10 June, 2017, 17:39
Comey answered that the Clinton email investigation was a completed, closed investigation at the time he announced that "no reasonable prosecutor" would bring a case against her last July, while the Russian Federation investigation is still under way and could be for some time.
The Arizona baseball team tweeted the statement out with a stick figure putting its hands up as if to say: "Sorry we're not sorry, Senator".
Lynch, as the head of the Justice Department, clandestinely met with Bill Clinton in late June 2016 on an airport tarmac.
Comeysaid there were other reasons he chose to speak publicly as well. One significant item I can't, I know the committee's been briefed on. We were getting to a place where the attorney general and I were both going to have to testify and talk publicly about.
The president claims he wasn't demanding that Comey stop the investigation, but Comey disagreed.
"If there are tapes", Comey said, "it's not just my word against his".
Former FBIDirectorJames Comey said he made a decision to speak publicly about the probe of Hillary Clinton's email after concluding that then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch had the appearance of a conflict of interest.
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"I thought that was irrelevant in the hearing yesterday", Kaine said. I didn't believe she could credibly decline that investigation - at least, not without grievous damage to the Department of Justice and to the FBI.
COMEY: Yes, certainly a possible step.
Finding that out, as Comey noted, is now up to the special counsel, Robert Mueller.
CORNYN: ... did on multiple occasions.
In his testimony Thursday, Comey said the Trump administration quickly sought other explanations for the firing and in doing so "defamed" him by saying the bureau under his leadership was out of control and suffering from low morale.
Comey said he was driven to act as he did to "protect the credibility of the investigation".
"We have to be concerned with foreign intelligence services that are launching cyberattacks at us", he said, adding that "while we are looking back at this investigation of what happened during the election, Russian Federation is planning their next attack and the next one after that". I know this is a subject of passionate disagreement, but I knew there was no case there. "Calling for the appointment of a special counsel would be brutally unfair".
I think Comey is right here.
Tables were turned on Democrats just weeks before the USA election, however, when Comey, again acting on his own, briefly reopened the probe - a decision Clinton believes cost her the vote.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has said it was "absolutely essential" that the Paris climate agreement be implemented. In announcing his decision, Trump said he was "elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris".
For New Zealand's captain, Kane Williamson , who top-scored on the day with a well-paced 100, the game was not completely wasted. Starc (0/52) went wicketless in his return to global cricket post the injury he suffered in India earlier this year.
He chose to take a touch after receiving the ball back, but his punt forward went straight to former Sunderland man Toivonen. A win at the Friends Arena in Solna would have moved European Championship runners-up France six points clear of Sweden .
Saying he was "not proud" of his behavior, he added, "I should not have responded the way I did, for that I'm sorry". That was before Wednesday's altercation with Ben Jacobs , a political reporter for Britain's The Guardian .
McCullers was removed after seven innings, permitting one run and two hits, while striking out eight and walking two. But things changed as with the injuries to Charlie Morton and Joe Musgrove certainly tested the wits of our bullpen.
England is the bookies' favorite for the trophy, but Bangladesh has beaten England at the last two Cricket World Cups. India's pacers helped India maintain the pressure as they reduced 22/6 after just eight overs.
The committee has ordered lawyer Michael Cohen and security adviser Michael Flynn to appear before them and supply documents. There is disagreement about whether those three subpoenas were issued without the knowledge of committee Democrats.
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