Report details how Hillary Clinton feels about Comey’s firing

Hillary Clinton is reportedly torn about the recent dismissal of FBI Director James Comey.

According to the New York Times, she still thinks his decision to revisit the investigation into her emails shortly before the presidential election caused her to lose crucial votes in the tight race.

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She admitted this during an interview on May 2 when she told CNN's Christiane Amanpour, "I was on the way to winning until the combination of Jim Comey's letter on October 28 and Russia WikiLeaks raised doubts in the minds of people who were inclined to vote for me but got scared off."

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But does anyone seriously believe @realDonaldTrump fired the top person investigating his ties to Russia because he was unfair to Hillary?
Trump firing Comey shows how frightened the Admin is over Russia investigation
Gov. John Kasich statement on James Comey https://t.co/Wrwj6sGqnz
Removal of Director Comey only confirms need for select cmte to investigate #Russia's interference in 2016 election https://t.co/LfKlwSw6iQ
EVERYONE who cares about independence & rule of law in America should be "troubled by the timing and reasoning" of… https://t.co/NZY4qh3uiz
This is Nixonian. Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein must immediately appoint a special prosecutor to continue the Trump/Russia investigation.
Firing of Comey tainted by extraordinary conflict of interest. Independent prosecutor must be appointed to restore… https://t.co/lXBIJtTf18
First Pres Trump fired Sally Yates, then Preet Bharara. Now #Comey. Doesn't seem like an accident. We must have a special prosecutor.
If we don't get a special prosecutor, every American will rightfully suspect that the decision to fire #Comey was part of a cover-up.
We are in a full-fledged constitutional crisis.
Comey's fired, which means Trump must be one of the few people in DC that the FBI doesn't have something on.
My statement on James Comey https://t.co/NWBR8FGTCf
Elijah Cummings is calling for "immediate emergency hearings". https://t.co/iMsNmdPmHi
LEAHY: "This is nothing less than Nixonian." https://t.co/n4R4fWSgib
Sen. John McCain on Comey firing: "I regret that that took place. The president does have that authority, so I resp… https://t.co/pSEu3XXsj5
Statement on FBI Director Comey ➡ https://t.co/vB822Nw5OR
This should not be sugar coated. Firing Comey is up there in terms of the scariest things Trump has done.
I am troubled by the timing and reasoning of Director Comey’s termination.
My staff and I are reviewing legislation to establish an independent commission on Russia. The second paragraph of… https://t.co/qcm1PiFkNG
Ds were against Comey before they were for him.
U.S. Senator Susan Collins’ Statement on Director Comey #mepolitics https://t.co/LHCcbPJMsb https://t.co/xNUeGvENlv
Firing Comey has the foul stench of an attempt to stop an ongoing investigation into collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russians.
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However, the New York Times also reports that Clinton's "satisfaction at seeing him lose his job, friends said, is offset by worries that it could derail the F.B.I.'s investigation of ties between the Trump campaign and Russian officials."

According to the Times piece, "...person who spoke with Clinton after the White House's announcement said she has a 'mixed mind' about his firing." It goes on to say that "while Clinton believes that Mr. Comey interfered with the election, this person said, 'taking him out of his job at this point only reinforces the point that he was on to something.'"

On Tuesday, the White House press secretary released a statement announcing Comey's termination "based on the clear recommendations of both Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and Attorney General Jeff Sessions."

Rosenstein, who began to oversee Comey since Sessions recused himself from the investigation into Russia, reportedly issued a memo criticizing the FBI director's approach to Clinton during the review into her emails.

However, Trump admitted in an interview with NBC's Lester Holt, "I was going to fire regardless of recommendation."

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