James Comey fired: calls for special prosecutor after Trump sacks FBI director – live updates
Attorney general recommended the firing of Comey, who has been at the center of numerous political controversies since the 2016 US election
The president has tweeted for the first time since news of Comey’s dismissal broke.
Cryin’ Chuck Schumer stated recently, “I do not have confidence in him (James Comey) any longer.” Then acts so indignant. #draintheswamp
The most dramatic New York Times front page of the Trump presidency so far pic.twitter.com/SjE80cWzZb