James Comey was the seventh director of the Federal Bureau of Investigation. He rose to national prominence as the deputy attorney general during the George W. Bush administration. President Donald Trump fired Comey on May 9, 2017, more than six years before the end of his 10-year term.

Trump defends decision to threaten Comey with non-existent tapes
“It wasn’t very stupid, I can tell you that,” Trump said.
Trump claims he has no Comey tapes
President Trump's threat appears to never have been real.
Putin jokes that Comey is like Edward Snowden, offers him asylum
The Russian president went on to deny allegations that the Kremlin was behind election interference.
Report: Trump under investigation for obstruction of justice
The special counsel is looking into the president's actions.
Attorney General Jeff Sessions calls Russia allegations ‘appalling’ lies
Sessions came out swinging against what he described as 'lies' about him.
Russian hackers infiltrated voting systems in 39 states: Report
Saying Russia 'hacked' the election may not be a metaphor anymore.
Congressman to bring articles of impeachment against Trump
'The evidence we have is sufficient to move forward now. And the national interest requires that we do so.'
Jeff Sessions to publicly testify before Senate committee following Russia allegations
Sessions' testimony follows former FBI Director James Comey's high-profile hearing last week.
Fired U.S. attorney says Trump tried to ‘cultivate a relationship’ with him
Preet Bharara believes Trump tried to compromise his independence as a federal prosecutor.
Trump is ‘100 percent’ willing to testify under oath following Comey hearing
Trump also said he would address recording's he has hinted at in a 'fairly short period of time.'
Trump accuses Comey of felony perjury in congressional testimony
Trump's tweet echoed the statement his personal lawyer gave on Thursday.
The 8 big questions Comey refused to answer in public
It's what Comey didn't say that may matter the most.
Paul Ryan defends Trump because he’s ‘new at government’
Ryan said Trump is 'learning as he goes' in reference to FBI protocols.