Donald Trump Falsely Claimed FBI Director Requested the Dinner Meeting They Had

Type: Misleading StatementsMay 12 2017 Severity:
Targeted: James ComeyAbout: FBI
Donald Trump claimed that former FBI Director James Comey requested to have a private dinner with him shortly after his inauguration, but multiple sources have said this is not true and that such a request would have had to be approved by the Deputy Attorney General before Comey would be able to host the President for dinner.

Main Source: cnn.com

Targeted by Trump