• FBI Director's Account Conflicts With White House Timeline Of Porter Investigation

    5 days ago - By NPR

    FBI director Christopher Wray said the background check on former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter was complete months before Porter was forced to resign over allegations of domestic violence.
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  • The FBI Director Just Confirmed the White House Is Lying About Rob Porter

    The FBI Director Just Confirmed the White House Is Lying About Rob Porter

    5 days ago - By Slate

    The White House has been lying for the past week about former White House Staff Secretary Rob Porter's security clearance status, FBI Director Christopher Wray confirmed in Senate testimony on Tuesday.
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  • The FBI director just threw a huge wrench into the White House's story about Rob Porter

    The FBI director just threw a huge wrench into the White House's story about Rob Porter

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    FBI Director Christopher Wray said his agency alerted the White House of a top aide's background check issues in March, July, November, and January.
    That information could complicate the timeline of events being promoted by the White House.
    FBI Director Christopher Wray just tossed a wrench into the White House's narrative about how it handled the Rob Porter scandal.
    Wray said Tuesday during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing that the FBI alerted the White House to problems with Porter's background check months ago, complicating the Trump administration's narrative that it was unaware...
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  • FBI Director contradicts White House on Porter investigation

    5 days ago - By NBC News

    FBI Director Chris Wray, testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee on Tuesday, contradicted the White House's account of former Staff Secretary Rob Porter's background investigation, revealing the bureau had finished its report long before Porter was fired over allegations of domestic abuse.
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  • FBI's Wray contradicts White House on Porter background check

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray on Tuesday contradicted the White House version of events surrounding the background check for a former top aide accused of domestic abuse by two ex-wives, triggering more disarray around the controversy.
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  • FBI director contradicts White House timeline on Porter abuse probe

    5 days ago - By CNBC

    The White House has claimed the FBI was doing its background check of Rob Porter when he resigned amid abuse claims.
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  • FBI Director Says Rob Porter's Background Check Was Completed in July

    5 days ago - By FOX News

    FBI Director Chris Wray said Tuesday a background check on former top White House staffer Rob Porter was completed last summer.
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  • Wray says Porter's background check was finished months ago

    Wray says Porter's background check was finished months ago

    5 days ago - By New York Post

    President Trump's disgraced former aide Rob Porter's background check was finished in July, updated in November and shut down in January - a timeline that contradicts the White House's version of events, the nation's top G-man said Tuesday. Testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee, FBI Director Christopher Wray said a partial background check was submitted...
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  • FBI completed Porter background check in July, says Wray

    5 days ago - By Union Leader

    WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray said on Tuesday the agency in late July completed a background check for security clearance for former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned amid allegations of domestic abuse by two former wives.Wray's comments conflict with the White House assertion that the Federal...
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  • The Latest: Wray's new details cast doubt on Porter timeline

    5 days ago - By My Sanantonio

    WASHINGTON - The Latest on the federal government's background checks :
    11:25 a.m.
    FBI Director Christopher Wray is providing new details that call into question the White House timeline leading up to the departure of former staff secretary Rob Porter.
    Wray tells senators that the FBI administratively closed its file on Porter, who was operating under a temporary security clearance, in January, a month before he departed amid domestic abuse allegations. Wray says the FBI provided information to the White House on Porter in November, "then earlier this month we received some additional...
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  • FBI followed protocol in Rob Porter background check: FBI's Wray

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    WASHINGTON - FBI Director Christopher Wray said the FBI had followed protocol in performing background checks for security clearance in the case of former White House staff secretary Rob Porter, who resigned last week amid allegations of domestic abuse by two former wives.
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