Most Popular Choices
Share on Facebook 65 Printer Friendly Page More Sharing
General News   

Breaking News: FBI Opened Inquiry Into Whether Trump Was Secretly Working on Behalf of Russia ;

Quicklink Submitted By   1 comment, 6 series
Follow Me on Twitter     Message Susan Lee Schwartz
Become a Fan
  (23 fans)

Question Mark Response ? Free image on Pixabay720 -- 720 - 36k - jpg
Question Mark Response ? Free image on Pixabay720 -- 720 - 36k - jpg
(Image by
  Details   DMCA

"F.B.I. officials decided to move quickly when a comment the president made to visiting Russian officials in the Oval Office shortly after  he fired James B. Comey    was revealed days later. “I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job! I faced great pressure because of Russia. That’s taken off,” Trump said, according to a document." Law enforcement officials were so concerned by the president’s behavior that they began investigating to determine whether Mr. Trump was knowingly working for Russia or had unwittingly fallen under Moscow’s influence. Counterintelligence investigators  considered whether the president’s actions constituted a possible threat to national security. The investigation the F.B.I. opened into Mr. Trump also had a criminal aspect: whether his firing of Mr. Comey constituted obstruction of justice. "

Read the rest of the story HERE:

Rate It | View Ratings

Susan Lee Schwartz Social Media Pages: Facebook Page       Twitter Page       Linked In Page       Instagram Page

I began teaching in 1963,; Ba and BS in Education -Brooklyn College. I have the equivalent of 2 additional Master's, mainly in Literacy Studies and Graphic Design. I was the only seventh grade teacher of English from 1990 -1999 at East Side (more...)

Go To Commenting
The views expressed herein are the sole responsibility of the author and do not necessarily reflect those of this website or its editors.
Follow Me on Twitter     Writers Guidelines

Contact AuthorContact Author Contact EditorContact Editor Author PageView Authors' Articles
Support OpEdNews

OpEdNews depends upon can't survive without your help.

If you value this article and the work of OpEdNews, please either Donate or Purchase a premium membership.

If you've enjoyed this, sign up for our daily or weekly newsletter to get lots of great progressive content.
Daily Weekly     OpEd News Newsletter
   (Opens new browser window)

Other Series: View All 22 Articles in "Russiagate"

Other Series: View All 574 Articles in "Trump"

Other Series: View All 732 Articles in "wrecking Ball"

To View Comments or Join the Conversation:

Tell A Friend