FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain
FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain

FBI chief Comey sought funds to expand Russia probe, days before Trump fired him

The revelation came as Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein reportedly threatened to quit over the depiction of being painted as the mastermind behind Comey’s firing

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FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain
FBI Director James Comey appears before the Senate Judiciary Committee on May 3 in Washington. Photo: Washington Post / Matt McClain
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