Comey Agrees To Testify In Open Hearing Before Senate Intel Committee

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Former FBI Director James Comey has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee in open session, Senators Richard Burr and Mark Warner announced on Friday. In a statement released late on Friday, the committee said the open hearing will be scheduled after Memorial Day.

Sen. Richard Burr, committee Chair, said “the Committee looks forward to receiving testimony from the former Director on his role in the development of the Intelligence Community Assessment on Russian interference in the 2016 US elections, and I am hopeful that he will clarify for the American people recent events that have been broadly reported in the media."

Committee Vice Chair Mark Warner added that he expects the former FBI director to "shed light on issues critical" to the committee's investigation and that Comey "deserves an opportunity to tell his story" and that the "American people deserve an opportunity to hear it."

Since the hearing will take place after its original scheduled date next Wednesday, it will take place after Trump has returned from his global tour next weekend.

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Croesus's picture

Fuck Comey, Deep State piece of shit.

Amazing that DotGov has the nads to talk about "terrorists", while the Clintons, and their Kosher Nostra handlers run free, and dipshit bureaucrats like Comey refuse to acknowledge the truth about Ziokike control of the US.

Rich Stoehner's picture

Going to testify in front of people who feel the same way about Trump as he does.

nmewn's picture

Maybe he can bring his memos! ;-)

mofreedom's picture

Maybe he can answer questions about His Name Was Seth Rich,,,or Weiner had a laptop,,,or Hillary had a server in her bathroom,,,or Hillary sold Uranium to the Russians,,,or Hillary favored cadmium-laced Moroccan phosphates over Florida phosphates,,,

nmewn's picture

Or (homework assignment for Inspector Comey maybe he can point to the word "intent" in the voluminous Espionage Act and if found provide "context" to its meaning ;-)

remain calm's picture

Who believes a fucking word he says? Just another deep state jack off.

BetterRalph's picture

Intelligence (sic)
cummings, feinstein sometimes I feel like my head just got wacked by a bat

Pinto Currency's picture

James Comey,

What the HELL does Howdy Doody mean to you?

Schlump's picture

The bells are tolling for Mr Trump.

"therefore never send to know for whom the bells tolls; it tolls for thee" (Donne)

Soon you'll hear "Mr Trump, you're fired!"

You heard it here first, ZHers.

glenlloyd's picture

Someone tell Comey to stop dying his hair, it's lookin kinda creepy...

Four chan's picture

zero hedge to be silenced soon.

meta-trader's picture

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Arrow4Truth's picture

Probably the Senate Intelligence Committee, which speaks volumes.

mofreedom's picture

I am sorry, that question will not be on the test,,,all questions will center around how Trump sucks.

I've lived and learned and want these phonies to retire.

Tarzan's picture

Thank you Mr Comey, now tell me about your trip to Lolita Island,

what was your favorite dish, hot dogs or cheese pizza?

and did you smoke any children while there???

BetterRalph's picture

HSBC_omey the Weasel Head

Bytor325's picture

Just one question James......who killed Seth Rich?"

Bay of Pigs's picture

"We don't have any information on that. You'll have to ask the Washington DC police about that investigation".

Next question.....

FoggyWorld's picture

If the DC police are running the investigation, why does the FBI have Seth Rich's computer?   

New_Meat's picture

not even with your dick

shining one's picture

The middle east is going to flame up big time if this rolling press story gets to impeachment stataus. Every news channel in the world will be focused on it. Leaving IsRaHeLL to do "what ever it likes in Syria".

VWAndy's picture

 Ask me if I give a hoot what this cat says.

mofreedom's picture

I have to know how to lie because I like being rich and employed by Soros...sayeth Comey.

Robert Trip's picture

What a joke.

Comey can be grilled for hours and not say anything relevent to any investigation.

He is the hands down master of saying "fuckall."


bluez's picture

The eight ball came up and said there is something evil about you. It did this on its own. Hmm.

DeathingerStar's picture

Immunity deals must already be done. If not, he'll be a regular Sgt Shultz... "I know nothing!"

giorgioorwell's picture

You're not going to like what he has to say cheetoh-lovers

rwmctrofholz's picture

Let me guess, you have an unnamed source to back your statement?  Back to your shinebox, Wop.  

giorgioorwell's picture

Pfftt...Doesn't take a genius to guess that Comey is not going to be gentle. You need a source for that?   Since you're not smart enough to get the pun of my username and try and guess my ethnic background (not even close), I'll guess your sources of choice are Brietbart based.

New_Meat's picture

One doesn't have to like or dislike Comey's testimony.  Every word that he uses narrows down the box that he's in, the box where he placed himself.

  • Did you know?
  • When did you know?
  • You didn't know?
  • But your former testimony said ...

I'm off to wallymart for their popcorn, I hear it is on sale.

- Ned

FoggyWorld's picture

Problem is the Senators never, ever ask the right questions and rarely even try to do a follow up. It becomes a circus rapidly and Comey knows that and will just be another clown.

Bubba Rum Das's picture

"Every word that he uses narrows down the box that he's in, the box where he placed himself."

That's right.
Comey can't rightfully claim now that Trump attempted to obstruct justice regarding Flynn in regards to Comey; not after Comet testified to Congress UNDER OATH post Flynn investigation, that there were NO ATTEMPTS TO OBSTRUCT JUSTICE regarding the Flynn case BY ANYONE.

Any statement to such a 'claim', as Comey has indicated to the press RE 'memo'; would be admitting willful perjury before Congress; & will ruin ANY & ALL credibility that Mr. Comey MAY have left; which in itself is dubious, regarding the fact that Comey willfully withheld evidence posessed by the FBI that Seth Rich was the DNC leaker SIX DAYS before Assange released the DNC emails that Seth Rich gave Wikileaks ...


Vic Odd's picture

Eric Holder was found in contempt when he lied under oath. Nothing happened to him. Comey is a white shoe boy too. Nothing will happen to him either. Next

spiral galaxy's picture

Again, this is nothing short of a coup d'etat. That's what should be investigated. So start with Schumer but make sure to include McCain.

RawPawg's picture

sorry,i'm a tad bit confused

is next Wed a no-go?

headdishwasher's picture

NPR = Anti Trump News

mofreedom's picture

Trump, pull NPB funding ASAP and sell Big Bird to the highest bidder/taxidermist.

wisefool's picture

If the IRS ever calls me in for any of this I want the 6'8" lawschool student to be on the other side of the room.

bornlastnight's picture

Yeah, but will he testify under oath?

rwmctrofholz's picture

Comey will be "eliminated" before he testifies and Chris Cuomo will chide about how it's apparent to everyone about how Trump had Comey taken out because a leaked memo of what Comey intended to say, regardless of questions, fell into CNN's lap.

youarelost's picture

67 dimensional checkers on 14 different levels.

Deport the communists/socialist/progressives and anyone who though Trump was a qualified candidate.


Let the down arrows begin

New_Meat's picture

Kid, you should self-deport, cuz u b playin tiddlywinks among the adults.

rwmctrofholz's picture

MGM Grand Sportsbook has the "I can't comment on that; it's classified" over/under set at 11.5.   

Taking the overs; easy money!!!

BigFatUglyBubble's picture

Comey #IV?  Is this like the Rocky series?  Fast and Furious? 

bluez's picture

I wonder if Comrade Comey suffers from the delusion that he is "honest" and "sincere"? To let understanding stop at what cannot be understood is a high attainment. Those who cannot do it will be destroyed on the lathe of heaven.

JailBanksters's picture

Well you can't deny that comey is NOT loyal to his Masters

pichulonco's picture

So what does a tripple negative mean? I´m confused.

SmittyinLA's picture

Nothingburger incoming

IdioTsincracY's picture

Assuming AgentOrange pressured Comey in order to stop his investigation, why didn't Comey denounce the

fact immediately and resign at once?!