This comes after the ousted intelligence official admitted in his June 8 hearing he had memos of his conversations with the president ready to be described to reporters should the president misrepresent their dealings.
The Trump team stated the postponement is meant to be a special courtesy to special counsel Robert Mueller, allowing him to finish his Russia probe without any further distractions.
Norman Eisen, former chairman of the advocacy group Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington, said he would argue in Comey’s defense and called the complaint an “abuse of process” on Twitter saying, “beware there r serious consequences for abuse of process.”
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