Donald Trump Says No Political Purpose On Firing FBI Director James Comey

News by Alex Supertramp Published on 10 May,2017 Updated on 31 May,2017

The president of the United States Donald Trump took a decision of firing FBI director.

 James Comey who is the FBI director was handling the investigation of the Hillary Clinton’s email.


 He was investigating trump’s election campaign connection with Russia. In an open letter, Donald Trump wrote to Comey that he was not able to effectively lead the bureau.

FBI is investigating over allegations made on trump’s election campaign being collaborated and came under Russian influence.


"While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with misjudgment of the Department of Justice that you are not able to effectively lead the bureau," president trump stated.



"It is essential that we find new leadership for the FBI that restores public trust and confidence in its vital law enforcement mission." He added.

This act of trump was compared to President Richard Nixon firing the independent special prosecutor who investigated the Watergate scandal in 1973.

White house spokesperson denied allegations on trump taking crucial step for any of his political motive.