The Firing of James Comey

danbalz_0Dan Balz has always struck me as among the best of professional journalists. He asks the questions and searches for truth wherever it may lead.

At 8:49 P.M. last night, within hours of President Trump’s surprising firing of FBI Director James Comey, he managed to write and publish the piece that greeted readers of The Washington Post this morning.

Click HERE to read Dan Balz’s hastily gathered thoughts on the curious firing of the controversial FBI Director, its historical context and future implications. Anyone who can write that cogently in a little more than a heartbeat is a writer’s writer.

  • Gordon C. Stewart, Chaska, MN, May 10, 2017.


2 thoughts on “The Firing of James Comey

  1. It’s seeming more and more like Watergate — with one huge exception: Congress during Nixon’s “Watergate time” was controlled by Democrats.

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    • Carolyn, how this will play out is a great mystery. We shall see whether Machiavellian self-interest pushes the Republican Party to pursue this to the end. There’s nothing quite like self-interest to push powerful people to do the right thing? Maybe!!! I pray.


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