Schumer says clouds over Trump administration just got "a whole lot darker"

via The Washington Examiner by Al Weaver

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., declared Thursday former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee just made things a whole lot worse for the Trump administration.

"After hearing Mr. Comey's testimony today, America is stunned. The cloud hanging over this administration has just gotten a whole lot darker," Schumer said. "President Trump, if you disagree with anything the director said today, play the tapes for all of America to hear or admit there were no tapes."

In his five-minute speech, Schumer praised the "eye-opening testimony" from Comey, who was making his first public remarks since Trump fired him in May. He also took the opportunity to hit Attorney General Jeff Sessions and called on members of the committee to "get to the bottom" of why he didn't recuse himself from the investigation earlier.

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WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 02:  Senate Democratic Leader Charles Schumer answers questions at the U.S. Capitol during a press conference on reports of U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions meeting with the Russian ambassador during the 2016 presidential campaign March 2, 2017 in Washington, DC.  Schumer called for the resignation of Sessions and the establishment of a special prosecutor to investigate alleged contact between the campaign of U.S. President Donald Trump and members of the Russian government.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

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