Comey, until recently a Republican, argued on Twitter on Tuesday night that the GOP, which controls both chambers of Congress, has failed to provide an adequate check on Trump.
"All who believe in this country's values must vote for Democrats this fall", he said. "Policy differences don't matter right now".
"History has its eyes on us", he concluded.
The former Federal Bureau of Investigation director recently said he no longer considers himself a Republican, citing the party's inaction in confronting Trump on his "falsehoods" in interviews, including with CBC News to promote his book A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership. Democrats have particularly taken ire with his decision to re-open the investigation, as a result of evidence that came to light in the prosecution of former Democratic Rep. Anthony Weiner (N.Y.), so close to election day. Democrats were largely aggravated by his treatment of Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign.
Nine Syrians killed by Israeli airstrike near Aleppo
The war monitor said that the area struck by Israel was a logistics site used by Iran's Revolutionary Guard near the airport. The Syrian military from time to time shelled Israeli positions, leading to retaliatory action by the IDF.
Putin said during the press conference that he did not try to influence the 2016 election, a statement that Trump called "extremely strong and powerful".
Dan Pfeiffer, a former senior adviser and White House communications director for President Barack Obama, was especially dismissive of the endorsement.
Comey's tweet comes as tensions continue to boil over in Washington following President Donald Trump's recent remarks in Helsinki, where he met Monday with Russian leader Vladimir Putin.
Comey was sacked by Trump in May 2017, which led directly to the creation of a special counsel led by Robert MuellerRobert Swan MuellerSasse: US should applaud choice of Mueller to lead Russia probe MORE to investigate Russian meddling in the 2016 election.
Police announced on Friday that "scientists have now confirmed to us that the substance contained within the bottle is Novichok". Mr Skripal and his daughter were found unconscious on a bench in Salisbury after the poisoning, but have both since recovered.
The muddied waters have deepened critics' concerns that Trump is not taking seriously enough threats to the USA electoral system. Van Hollen said Trump "isn't willing to protect the integrity of our democracy in the United States, so Congress has to act".
The Secret Service also thanked the British medics and emergency services who responded to the ill agent. White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said in a tweet Wednesday, "Prayers for the Remagen family".
The first was sacked a little more than 20 minutes after the discovery. "The animal care team is devastated by this tragic loss". It was "conceivable" that the cat may have been able to eventually breach an outer perimeter and escape the zoo, he added.
Pompeo said the goal is to deny Iran resources to support terrorism and continue its aggressive behavior around the world. Iranian officials have said they are preparing to renounce the accord if European participants can not find a solution.
The Office for National Statistics said that overall, about 280,000 more people came to the United Kingdom than left in 2017. Overall net long-term migration, including arrivals and departures of non-EU nationals, was about 282,000 in 2017.
Rafael Benitez admits he will have to "wheel and deal" this summer if he is to get the men he wants to rebuild Newcastle. Asked how close he came to taking the job on a temporary basis, Benitez said: "There was a chance".
The clause, known as Article 5, has only ever been invoked one time, by the U.S. after the September 11, 2001 attacks. A 2016 coup attempt aimed to kill Montenegro's prime minister and put an alleged pro-Kremlin party in power.
The amount of nitrates used in these experiments were the equivalent of a human eating one hot dog or beef jerky stick per day. It is often associated with bipolar disorder, a condition wherein people fluctuate between periods of mania and depression .
Bicyclist ignores stop arms, falls into drawbridge's gap
The woman was cited for failure to obey a traffic signal, and taken to hospital for facial injuries sustained during her fall. In the video you can see a woman on a bicycle maneuver past the arms, hit one and almost fall off her bike.
La grève à Ryanair entraîne l'annulation de 600 vols
La compagnie low-cost regrette ces annulations qui vont toucher environ 12% des voyageurs mercredi et jeudi prochain. Le personnel de Ryanair bénéficie déjà d'un salaire élevé et de bonnes conditions de travail .
'Not too late to save Brexit': ex-foreign secretary Johnson
He said: "We have time in these negotiations". "We have time, we have changed tact once and we can change again", he said. Farage described it as a well delivered speech but added: "it is hopeless to expect Mrs May to deliver on any of it".
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They have also enjoyed a few couples trips together, including visiting Mexico, Africa and India, where they met the Dalai Lama. She also joked that the football star probably has fewer tickets - adding she once got pulled over three times in three days.
Trump holds Putin responsible for election meddling
All three have been vociferous critics of the president - after the president's press conference in Helsinki , Brennan said Mr. The admission is the latest in a series of reversals in Mr Trump's assessment of Vladimir Putin and Russian meddling.