The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Liberty News Now
On Wednesday, President Donald Trump’s nominee for the position of Director FBI, Chris Wray, seemed to be providing constant reassurances to lawmakers that he would head the agency with independence from the White House.
Wray, 50, while talking to lawmakers, said that the investigation into Russia’s interference in the 2016 US elections which is being conducted by congressional committees as well as the FBI, is not a “witch hunt,” as President Trump described it earlier.
Testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Wray told committee members that he would, as much as he can, avoid one-on-one meetings with President Trump. He also reassured the lawmakers that he would resign before doing anything unlawful.
“First, I would try to talk him out of it, and if that failed, then I would resign,” he said.
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