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Former FBI Director James Comey is dismissing a House Intelligence Committee report that discovered no collusion between Russia and the Trump marketing campaign.
Comey stated Sunday on NBC’s “Meet the Press” that he considers the report, issued Friday by Republicans, to be a “political document.” He says an important investigation is being achieved by particular counsel Robert Mueller.
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He says his understanding of the info on the time of his firing final May don’t help President Donald Trump’s assertion that there’s zero proof of collusion and that the Russia investigation is a hoax.
Comey says that although he had a “fine and professional” relationship with the committee’s chairman, GOP Rep. Devin Nunes, the panel’s work had develop into too politicized. Nunes was criticized for being too near the White House.
Note: “Previously Published on: 2018-04-29 17:36:02, as ‘Comey says GOP-issued report ruling out Russian collusion is a ‘political document’ – National