Michael Flynn never asked President Trump to interfere or block federal probes, according to people close to the former national security adviser. “Flynn never spoke to the president about trying to end or influence any ongoing government investigations of him,” Fox News was told. The New York Times reported late Tuesday that a memo from James Comey alleged that Trump tried to end the FBI probe of Flynn during a private meeting in mid-February. The White House has disputed the account.
Published May 11, 2017 | Fox NewsPresident Trump’s decision to fire James Comey touched off widespread speculation in Washington over what will happen to the FBI’s Russia meddling probe – but the prospect of new leadership at the bureau also could hold implications for the ‘closed’ Hillary Clinton email case. Brian Weidner, a veteran former FBI agent, suggested both the case and the immunity deals struck during that investigation could be revisited.