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Comey testimony shifts focus to Trump

June 9, 2017
Dan Balz | The Washington Post
It has been many years since a witness appeared on Capitol Hill and put a president in such potential jeopardy as former FBI director James B. Comey did Thursday.
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Sessions pushes back on Comey testimony

June 9, 2017
Josh Gerstein | POLITICO
Attorney General Jeff Sessions disputed aspects of fired FBI Director James Comey's attention-grabbing testimony Thursday evening.
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Donald Trump just broke his Twitter silence — to call Comey a “leaker”

June 9, 2017
Jim Tankersley, Jeff Guo | Vox
Donald Trump broke a long (for him) Twitter drought on Friday morning, returning from more than a day of tweet-silence to call former FBI Director James Comey a “leaker” — and to quite possibly accuse him of perjury.
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Atkins: For Donald Trump, devil is in the details

June 8, 2017
Kimberly Atkins | Boston Herald
Though inappropriate, experts say, whether President Trump’s actions as described by Comey rise above the high bar of legally actionable misconduct will depend on the details Comey provides today to flesh out his assertions.
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Trump Has No Plan to Fire Attorney General Sessions, Officials Say

June 8, 2017
Jennifer Jacobs, Chris Strohm | Bloomberg
President Donald Trump has no intention to fire Attorney General Jeff Sessions despite his frustration with Sessions for the handling of the administration’s failed travel ban and for recusing himself from the Russia probe.
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Trump's Russia scandal is looking a lot more like Watergate

June 8, 2017
John Harwood | CNBC
It's impossible to know whether this scandal will force President Donald Trump from office prematurely. But it is possible, after fresh testimony from key government figures, to compare some of the new evidence with what drove Nixon from office.
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Sharing the spotlight with Comey, GOP and Dem senators

June 8, 2017
Erica Werner, Matthew Daly | Associated Press
Former FBI Director James Comey won’t be the only one in the spotlight Thursday as he testifies at a wildly anticipated hearing.
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