The full interview with Comey will be released on Sunday. Trump used the investigation as a cudgel in the campaign and repeatedly said Clinton should be jailed for using a personal email system while serving as secretary of state.
Comey's recollections take aim at the President's disposition, which he says created "the forest fire that is the Trump presidency", CNN reported on Thursday.
Instead of facing insistent questions about the "nice and new and 'smart!'" missiles Trump told Russian Federation, over Twitter, to be "ready" to face in Syria, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders got to grandstand a bit by relaying a list of damning criticisms of Comey from a host of Democrats. His handling of the Crooked Hillary Clinton case, and the events surrounding it, will go down as one of the worst botch jobs of history. "Two or three briefings is about what I had with James Comey", Ryan, who announced his retirement last week, told NBC's Chuck Todd on "Meet the Press".
Mr Comey also reveals new details about his interactions with Mr Trump and his own decision-making in handling the Hillary Clinton email investigation before the 2016 election.
"And in fact when I chose to just do it, I said to myself, I said 'you know, this Russian Federation thing with Trump and Russian Federation is a made-up story, it's an excuse by the Democrats for having lost an election that they should have won, '" said the president.
The interview, conducted by George Stephanopoulos, took place in Comey's home in Virginia last Monday, according to Axios. In a promo for the interview, Stephanopoulos asks Comey: "How odd is it for you to sit here and compare the president to a mob boss?". He leaked classified information, for which he should be prosecuted.
It was my great honor to fire James Comey! Trump wrote in his first remarks since advance copies surfaced of Comeys upcoming book that includes blistering descriptions of Trump and his presidency.
Her post also included the link to a GOP video titled "Comey Not Credible, Just Ask Democrats".
"In effect, she was removing herself but not removing herself. Why can't we all find out what happened on the tarmac in the back of the plane with Wild Bill and Lynch?" He publicly wondered whether she had been promised a Supreme Court seat or to become attorney general to "lay off Hillary". "No golf and grandkids talk (give us all a break)!" "He lied to Congress under OATH".
"I honestly never thought these words would come out of my mouth, but I don't know whether the current president of the United States was with prostitutes peeing on eachother in Moscow in 2013", Comey told ABC. The following of the many lies.