In your opinion, is it accurate that the rank and file no longer support Director Comey?>> No sir, that is not accurate. I can tell you that I hold Director Comey in the absolute highest regard. I have the highest respect for his considerable abilities and his integrity. I can tell you also that Director Comey enjoyed broad support within the FBI and still does to this day.
We are a large organization, we are 36,500 people across this country, across this globe. We have a diversity of opinions about many things, but I can confidently tell you that the majority, that the vast majority of FBI employees enjoy a deep and positive connection to Director Comey.>> Thank you for your candor.