Trump Fires FBI Director

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in Current Events
Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions in the White House Press Room.

Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders answers questions about Donald Trump’s decision to fire FBI Director James Comey on May 9, 2017. Credit: TheWhiteHouse.gov

This week, over on the Election Central Web site, the main story takes a look at┬áPresident Trump’s┬ádecision to fire FBI Director James Comey.[/caption]

On May 9, in the latest White House scandal, President Trump fired James B. Comey, the director of the FBI. Comey was in his fourth year of a ten-year term as director, and is only the second director to be fired in the history of the FBI. Now, Republicans and Democrats alike are struggling to get a handle on how to approach this unexpected turn of events.

To learn more about this story, click here to visit the Election Central Web site and read the full posting.

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