Comey told the Senate Intelligence Committee last week that the president pressured him to "let go" of the agency's investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn's alleged Moscow ties in a private Oval Office meeting in February.
The Washington Post reported Wednesday evening that special counsel Robert Mueller, who is leading the investigation into the role Russian Federation played in the 2016 election, is also investigating Trump for attempted obstruction of justice.
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In response to reports that Trump is facing a criminal investigation, Mark Corallo, spokesman for Trump's personal lawyer, Marc Kasowitz, said in a statement, "The FBI leak of information regarding the president is outrageous, inexcusable, and illegal".
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The sign on Sagtikos Parkway in suburban New York City normally designates the exit for "Crooked Hill", but on Wednesday morning, someone reported to the New York State Department of Transportation that three letters - A-R-Y - had been added at the end of the name, Newsday reported.
In addition, USA intelligence officials concluded past year that Russian Federation meddled in the presidential election, seeking to help Trump defeat Clinton.
Mueller, also a former Federal Bureau of Investigation director, was named special counsel shortly after Comey's dismissal. These reports point to an important twist: Trump is now the subject of a criminal investigation because of actions he took as president. Trump rhetorically asked in a tweet. The other modern examples are Bill Clinton, who was impeached, and Richard Nixon, who resigned in disgrace before he could be impeached.