Attorney General Jeff Sessions says the FBI needs a “fresh start” to win back the confidence and trust of the American people after two years of controversy surrounding the FBI’s investigations of Hillary Clinton and President Trump.
“Well, I have believed it was important to have a fresh start at the FBI, and actually, it was in my letter to the president when I recommended Comey’s removal,” Sessions said. “I used the words, ‘fresh start,’ and the FBI director is Chris Wray, a very talented, smart, capable leader.”
“I think it will give them an opportunity to go straight to the American people and say, ‘We are gonna win your confidence,’” he added.
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