President Trump took to Twitter on Wednesday to announce the name of the person he’d like to see fill the shoes of former FBI Director James Comey.
The president will nominate Christopher A. Wray to the position. Here is what the president wrote: “I will be nominating Christopher A. Wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new Director of the FBI. Details to follow.”
Wray is a former assistant attorney general who oversaw the DOJ criminal division under President George W. Bush.
He is currently a partner at the law firm King & Spalding and was New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s lawyer during the Bridgegate trial.
I will be nominating Christopher A. Wray, a man of impeccable credentials, to be the new Director of the FBI. Details to follow.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) June 7, 2017
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