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Obama Photographer and Bill Clinton fired FBI boos 24 years ago

Written by Somerset Nelson | 21 South News 

Former president Barack Obama photographer Pete Souza posted a group photo took
in white house posted today on Insatagram after Trump fired FBI director James Comey.
James Comey, now-fired FBI boss appear in this photo along with Barack Obama, James Clapper.

Pete Souza captioned  photo “”Every person in this photograph is a patriot,”

President Donald J. Trump issue statement about ousted Jame Comey that  “It is essential that we find new leadership for the FBI that restores public trust and confidence in its vital law enforcement mission,” Trump told Comey in the letter. “I wish you the best of luck in your future endeavors.”

President firing FBI boos has been not newly DC style political storm, In 1993, President Clinton ousted William Sessions as FBI director after Sessions refused to voluntarily step down amid ethical concerns. It was the first and only time to happen in U.S. history. That is, until Donald Trump fired James Comey, according to LA Times.

William Sessions was appointed by former president George H.W. Bush final years in Office.

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Every person in this photograph is a patriot.

A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on May 9, 2017 at 2:58pm PDT

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