No indication Trump does not support FBI chief, says White House spokesman

© Reuters. FBI Director James Comey walks past reporters and news cameras without comment after a ceremony to open the new Boston FBI field office in Chelsea.

By Emily Stephenson

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – White House spokesman Sean Spicer said Tuesday he had no reason to believe that President Donald Trump does not support Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey after a dispute over the claim. from the president with no evidence that he was heard last year.

“I have no reason to believe that he doesn’t” support Comey, Spicer told reporters. Comey challenged Trump’s claim that the administration of former President Barack Obama listened to him as part of its investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election.

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