Fired FBI Director James Comey has been cleared to testify in Congress – and plans to corroborate accusations that President Trump pressured him to squelch an investigation of former national security advisor Mike Flynn, according to reports.  Special counsel Robert Mueller has cleared Comey to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee, NBC

reported, citing a former law enforcement official who would not say whether Comey would be authorized to discuss his interactions with the president.  According to a CNN report, Comey is expected to back up press reports that Trump tried to pressure him into getting the FBI to back off an investigation of Flynn.  READ MORE