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Trump / Comey Firing / Russian Connection #1110938

ABC Evening News for Sunday, May 21, 2017
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(Studio: Tom Llamas) Report introduced.

(Washington: Gloria Riviera) The plans for fired FBI director James Comey to testify before Congress about the FBI investigation of Russia & a possible connection to President Trump's campaign examined; details given from the "New York Times" report on what Trump told the Russian about firing "nut job" Comey. [On ABC, national security H.R McMASTER - talks about the Comey firing.] [From Saudi Arabia, on Fox, Secretary of State Rex TILLERSON - suggests what Trump was saying to the Russians.] The response of the Republican Party noted. [Senators Marco RUBIO, Ben SASSE†- offer views on the witchhunt & a special counsel.]

Llamas, Tom;
Riviera, Gloria

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