US President Donald Trump has again blasted former FBI director James Comey and other “losers” at the agency following US media reports that the FBI began an investigation of Trump last year to find out whether he had a secret agenda to help Russia.
In a series of tweets on Saturday, Trump said the FBI was in “complete turmoil” and called Comey a “total sleaze” and “crooked cop.”
The president also blasted US Special Counsel Robert Mueller — who is also a former FBI director — as well the New York Times, which broke the story on Friday.
“Wow, just learned in the Failing New York Times that the corrupt former leaders of the FBI, almost all fired or forced to leave the agency for some very bad reasons, opened up an investigation on me, for no reason & with no proof, after I fired Lyin’ James Comey, a total sleaze!
“My firing of James Comey was a great day for America,” Trump tweeted. “He was a Crooked Cop………..who is being totally…