Let This Go?

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According to Jame Comey, fired FBI Director , President Trump asked him “I hope you can let this go.” about ending the federal investigation into former national security advisor Michael Flynn.

The contemporaneous notes Comey took shortly after the president made the request in February. Comey Memo Says Trump Asked Him to End Flynn Investigation https://nyti.ms/2rnK2lu

In the Capitol, and elewhere, there are fears of of obstruction of justice. Trump's alleged plea to Comey stirs obstruction talk http://politi.co/2qpPgPZ

Comey reportedly considered the overture inappropriate and shielded it from line agents working on the Russia probe. Notes made by former FBI director Comey say Trump pressured him to end Flynn probe http://wapo.st/2pSghbY?tid=ss_tw&utm_term=.ec1b90942af1

Another day, another body blow to an administration already reeling. White House rocked by allegation Trump tried to shut down FBI's Flynn probe http://politi.co/2pIdENV

Where are the White House tapes? Does Trump Have Tapes of His Comey Conversations? http://tws.io/2rfOo1D

Order in Congress, here come the subpoenas. Chaffetz ready to issue subpoena for Comey memo http://thehill.com/homenews/house/333733-chaffetz-ready-to-issue-subpoen...

The DOJ vows to find those leakers. Justice Department: We Are Ready to Find and Prosecute Leakers http://thebea.st/2roqcqb?source=twitter&via=desktop

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Trump tells Russians Comey was a 'nut job' https://apnews.com/abe9779dc8664ca5bdac4229d6991646