Comey Urges Voters to Support Dems 07/18 06:22
WASHINGTON (AP) -- James Comey, the FBI director who was fired last year by
President Donald Trump, is urging voters to support Democrats in November's
Comey says on Twitter that the "Republican Congress has proven incapable of
fulfilling the Founders' design that 'Ambition must ... counteract ambition.'"
That refers to the need for Congress to provide checks and balances to
Comey writes: "All who believe in this country's values must vote for
Democrats this fall. ... History has its eyes on us."
The former FBI director recently said he no longer considers himself a
On Monday, after Trump's press conference with Russian President Vladimir
Putin, Comey tweeted, "This was the day an American president stood on foreign
soil next to a murderous lying thug and refused to back his own country."