The letter as you see it is genuine. You can read it at Harry Reid’s Senate website if you like.
You can read the story at the Huffington Post, which unlike the New York Times and Washington Post has no paywall.
U.S. Legal explains that removal from the job is the maximum penalty for violating the Hatch Act.
The big news here–the bombshell if you will–is Reid’s claim that Trump is tied in with Russia. Haven’t we heard that before?
Uh, yes, we have!
So, Harry, tell us what that explosive information is about Trump’s ties to Russia since you seem to know so much.
CBS News plays this story straight, noting that Comey had promised Congress to keep it informed of any new information that might pertain to the Clinton email scandal.
No one in the mainstream media is bringing up Democrats praise for Comey when he recommended in July that Hillary Clinton not be prosecuted. But we can remember it and note the hypocrisy in Reid’s letter.