Former FBI Director James Comey ‘s opening remarks for his highly anticipated testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committe, tomorrow, has been released.
Comey is set to testify regarding his termination and whether it constituted an attempt by President Trump to obstruct the FBI’s ongoing investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and possible collusion by the Trump campaign.
The statement is highly detailed, and provides painstakingly specific accounts of his interactions with the president and their discussions regarding the status of the Russia investigation and former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn.
It provides descriptions of three in person meetings between Comey and Trump, and describes their final phone conversation on April 11, 2017, prior to Comey’s dismissal on May 9.
Read the full 7 page statement ahead of tomorrow’s testimony posted to the Intel Committee’s website here.