Three U.S. officials said Comey had asked the Justice Department for more resources in the Bureau’s investigation of Russia’ links with Russia.
The much maligned Comey has seen his reputation soar since Trump fired him.
“I have said to you before that, in times of turbulence, the American people should see the FBI as a rock of competence, honesty, and independence.
It is very hard to leave a group of people who are committed only to doing the right thing,” Comey wrote in a letter yesterday.
Indeed, Comey has come to exemplify those very qualities.