Thursday, June 8
Comey Testimony: Special Counsel Has All the Memos
"... Mr. Comey said Mr. Trump lied to the American public when he said that the F.B.I. was in disarray and that agents had lost confidence in Mr. Comey. 'Those were lies, plain and simple,' Mr. Comey said in brief opening remarks. Mr. Trump made that claim when he fired Mr. Comey last month. Mr. Comey said he was confused and concerned by Mr. Trump’s changing explanation for why he fired him. Mr. Comey learned of his firing from the news media. He offered a heartfelt farewell to his former employees. 'I am so sorry I didn’t get to say goodbye to you publicly,' Mr. Comey said. ..."
NY Times (Video)
NPR: Comey Accuses White House Of 'Lies, Plain And Simple' (Video)
LA Times: Comey opens testimony, accusing White House of telling 'lies' (Video)