Trump interviews 4 candidates to post of FBI director

The interviews come a week after the president abruptly fired former FBI Director James Comey, who was investigating Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election and whether Trump campaign officials colluded with the Kremlin.

President Donald Trump is considering former Connecticut Sen.

Healy said Wednesday that he passed along his thoughts to Justin Clark, the West Hartford resident who now works for Trump in the White Office of Intergovernmental Relations.

Only Mr. McCabe was on the list of names the Justice Department previously provided as candidates who had met with Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.

In addition to Lieberman, Trump is also interviewing for the vacant post acting director Andrew McCabe, former Oklahoma Gov.

70th Cannes Film Festival opens amid heavy security
But while Cannes maintained its status as an global melting pot, definitions of what qualifies as cinema continued to stir debate. A new carpet is laid before each official screening of a film in competition, meaning 180 metres of carpet are used each day.

Former Gov. Frank Keating is one of four people President Donald Trump is meeting with Wednesday afternoon for the Federal Bureau of Investigation director position, according to White House spokesman Sean Spicer. But Trump said Saturday that he would act quickly to appoint a successor.

Spicer was quoted by various media outlets during a briefing on Air Force One as the president returned to Washington after speaking at the commencement of the US Coast Guard Academy.

Lieberman, a Democrat turned independent from CT and a former attorney general for the state, just entered the candidate mix Wednesday.

The White House has provided no set timeline for the process of replacing Comey. He retired in 2013 as the USA senator for CT after serving for 24 years. John McCain in his race against Barack Obama in 2008. Rep Robert Aderholt R-AL says talk about Trump and Comey is all "speculation" pic.twitter.com/oBQL2MMlHv - Jamie Dupree (@jamiedupree) May 17, 2017 "It is very clear that a lot of people want to see the President distracted", Aderholt added to reporters gathered outside the offices of the Republican National Committee.

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