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Emails show FBI officials saddened by Comey firing

Feb 05, 2018 - CNN

FBI leaders expressed shock and sadness in internal messages in the immediate aftermath of James Comey's firing last spring, even as the White House attempted to portray a bureau in crisis, newly disclosed emails show.

"Our hearts may be heavy but we must continue to do what we do best," the head of the bureau's Office for Victims Assistance wrote to her department.

"I hope this is an instance of fake news," the top agent in the Detroit told his staff.

"We are not going to let ...