Flashback – Report: Obama Administration ‘Shut Down’ Comey Request On Russia Probe

James Comey, who was fired as FBI director by President Donald Trump on Tuesday, testifying in Congress on May 3
Amid a New York Times report – denied by the White House – that President Trump tried during a private meeting to convince then-FBI Director Comey to drop an investigation into fired national security adviser Michael Flynn, it may be instructive to recall reports of Obama administration officials allegedly meddling in Comey’s FBI affairs.