Federal law enforcement sources told multiple media outlets that James Rybicki, the former chief of staff to former FBI Director James Comey, has quit the agency.
Reports claim he was not fired, and his exit has “been in the works for awhile.” Rybicki served under Comey during the controversial investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private email server.
CNN Break: James Rybicki, Comey chief of staff who stayed on for Wray’s start, is out. In statement, Wray confirms Rybicki decided to leave on his own terms last month and join private sector. “Jim will be dearly missed by the FBI family,” Wray says: @ShimonPro reporting
— David Shortell (@davidgshortell) January 23, 2018
BREAKING: James Rybicki, @comey’s Chief of Staff, is resigning from the FBI, reportedly “on his own terms.”🤔
— Dr. Dena Grayson (@DrDenaGrayson) January 23, 2018