Brawl Expected Over Confirming a Comey Successor

Democrats demand that the confirmation of a successor to FBI chief James Comey be put on pause until a special prosecutor is appointed to oversee the federal probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russian officials. Republicans are making no such conditions, and are urging President Trump to chose someone quickly.

Andrew McCabe Heads FBI, At Least For Now

McCabe is a 20-year FBI veteran. He came under fire from President Trump and other Republicans for helping oversee the probe into Hillary Clinton’s email while his wife ran for office with the backing of Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, a Clinton ally.