Trump was head over heels over Comey during the campaign trail leading up the the election with Hillary's emails, but it seems that he has no use for him anymore now that the FBI Director is investigating his ties with Russia and Putin. That said, Trump fired Comey this afternoon -- Comey got too close to the truth.
Trump's reason for the firing? He based the flimsy decision on recommendations from Attorney General Jeff Sessions and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein -- two of Trump's boys.
"While I greatly appreciate you informing me, on three separate occasions, that I am not under investigation, I nevertheless concur with the judgment of the Department of Justice that you are not able to effectively lead the Bureau," Trump wrote in Comey's termination letter, which was read to him over the phone.
Second paragraph for the history books. pic.twitter.com/lfepDGt6vY— southpaw (@nycsouthpaw) May 9, 2017
Here's what Bernie Sanders had to say about it...