Joe Lieberman Among Candidates To Be Interviewed To Head FBI

A Severna Park man who headed the FBI's field office in Baltimore is under consideration to replace ousted director James B. Comey, a White House spokesman said Wednesday.

The founder of Lieberman's law firm ― Kasowitz, Benson, Torres & Friedman ― is one of Trump's top lawyers.

"The president has been very clear that the account that was published is not an accurate description of how the event occurred", Spicer said". Asked if he would accept the job if offered, he said that he liked public service. Joe Lieberman, former Oklahoma Gov.

Trump abruptly fired Comey last week amid an investigation into his campaign's potential ties to Russian officials. "I'm somebody who spent a lot of time in law enforcement; this is a moment where we need a law enforcement professional that's never campaigned for a presidential candidate, never campaigned for office, never worn a party label to head the Federal Bureau of Investigation".

The president also told the group that he was close to a decision, an assertion he repeated later at a joint appearance with President Juan Manuel Santos of Colombia.

The Senate must confirm President rump's candidate for the job.

President Trump and his inner circle don't know how to judge Lieberman's past as a Democrat and independent.

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Lieberman endorsed Hillary Clinton's presidential campaign, but has spoken warmly at times since the November election. "Everybody likes and respects Joe Lieberman".

According to MSNBC, Lieberman went on to say that he was not seeking the position and had not expected to be considered.

Lieberman has helped the Trump administration, though.

A November 25 news release from President Trump's transition team quoted Lieberman praising President Trump's selection of K.T. McFarland as deputy national security adviser.

Lieberman already has the support of one of his former colleagues. He was the 2000 vice presidential nominee when Al Gore ran for president. But in 2006, he left the Democratic Party and became an independent. John McCain in his race against Barack Obama in 2008.

Prior to Keating's two terms as governor of Oklahoma, 1995 to 2003, he was an F-B-I agent. He said the interview "was not sought after or expected". John Cornyn and New York Judge Michael Garcia, who both withdrew their names.

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