The conversation took place during the same private dinner on January 27, 2017, where Comey has claimed the president demanded "loyalty" - and just days after the publication of an intelligence dossier alleging that the Kremlin had a tape of Trump paying prostitutes to perform the dirty deed on a bed once occupied by President Obama.
A weekly recap of the top political stories from The Globe, sent right to your email. The network has already released a teaser of one exchange, in which Stephanopoulos suggests that Comey likened Trump to a "mob boss".
The Republican National Committee plans an aggressive response to an upcoming memoir by fired Federal Bureau of Investigation director James Comey. But Comey encouraged Kelly to stay on, telling him that Trump, more than other presidents, needed to be surrounded by principled people.
Putin says he hopes 'common sense' will prevail after Trump threatens Syria
Russian Federation says the number of casualties is not true. "The situation in the world is becoming more and more chaotic". The opinions expressed are those of speaker alone and do not necessarily reflect the position of Sputnik News .
The GOP is doing damage control ahead of former FBI Director James Comey's book launch.
Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel says in a statement that Comey is "a liar and a leaker, and his misconduct led both Republicans and Democrats to call for his firing".
Comey says he warned Trump an investigation might "create a narrative that we were investigating him personally", the former top G-man writes. Many Democrats, meanwhile, are hopeful that new revelations will further bolster a case for the president's impeachment.
Trump did not want his wife, Melania, believing the allegation was true, the president said. The White House reportedly signed off on the attack plan. "And they can judge for themselves who is honorable and who is not".
European Countries Sign Partnership to Create Digital Single Market
As well as enabling member states to work together, the partnership also aims to facilitate the interoperability and implementation of blockchain services.
"Wow, watch Comey lie under oath to Senator G when asked 'have you ever been an anonymous source.or known someone else to be an anonymous source.?' He said strongly 'never, no.' He lied as shown clearly on @foxandfriends", the president tweeted March 18. "One chair for George, one for me".
The Republican plan also takes a closer look at Comey's appearance before the Senate Intelligence Committee last June, when he testified that the President had asked him to stop investigating Flynn.
The book will be released on April 17.
An old quotation from Clinton is prominently displayed on the "Lyin'Comey" website, with Trump's former Democratic rival saying that Comey "badly overstepped his bounds".
Israel on Highest Alert as Iran Threatens to Attack
Israel has a longstanding policy of refusing to comment on alleged military actions beyond the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Seven Iranian military personnel were killed in a Sunday air strike on a Syrian air base , Iranian media reported .