President savages Comey as ‘untruthful slime ball’
President Donald Trump on Friday lashed out at former FBI director James Comey on Twitter, calling him a “weak and untruthful slime ball” who deserved to be fired “for the terrible job he did.”
“It was my great honor to fire James Comey!” Trump wrote in his first remarks since advance copies surfaced of Comey’s upcoming book that includes blistering descriptions of Trump and his presidency.
In a pair of tweets, Trump accused Comey of leaking classified information and lying to Congress under oath. And Trump said Comey’s handling of an investigation into Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server while secretary of state would “go down as one of the worst ‘botch jobs’ of history.”
Trump tweeted “James Comey is a proven LEAKER & LIAR. Virtu-
Trump Reacting on Twitter to excerpts from former FBI Director James Comey’s new memoir, President Donald Trump said it was “my great honor” to fire him.