Fired FBI director James Comey agrees to testify before Senate intelligence committee in open session. Amid reports that President Trump called James Comey a "Real nut job" after firing him, former FBI director James Comey agreed to testify before the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, the committee's chairmen announced Friday. They said the hearing will be scheduled after Memorial Day. Ref. USAToday.
Russian FM Lavrov Refutes Claims That He. Discussed Comey's Dismissal With Trump; According to the mainstream media, while speaking with Lavrov, Trump reportedly said: "I faced great pressure because of Russia. That's taken off… I'm not under investigation." Ref. Source 1y.