Cover-up Stench

On May 9, Donald Trump became the second United States president to fire the director of the FBI. Naturally, Americans wanted to know: Why?


The exact answer remained elusive over the course of three days following the announcement. Trump and his White House gave numerous, contradictory explanations for James B. Comey’s firing.


As a public service, we compiled a timeline of the shifting rhetoric by Trump and his staff. We will update this list as necessary.


All of the White House’s conflicting explanations for Comey’s firing: A timeline
The Washington Post


Yes the firing of Comey’s a cinch
to elicit a cover-up stench,
while the POTUS and crew
twist the facts all askew
and deny they gave Putin an inch.

Susan E. Eckenrode, 5/11/17

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