Trump fumes about Comey after Flynn guilty plea

President Trump spent part of his weekend on Twitter fuming about the coverage of former national security adviser Michael Flynn, who pleaded guilty Friday to lying to the FBI about his contacts with Russian officials — and is cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller’s probe.

On Saturday night, Trump attempted to pivot from Flynn to his former Democratic rival Hillary Clinton.

“So General Flynn lies to the FBI and his life is destroyed, while Crooked Hillary Clinton, on that now famous FBI holiday ‘interrogation’ with no swearing in and no recording, lies many times … and nothing happens to her?” Trump tweeted. “Rigged system, or just a double standard?”

The president continued: “Many people in our Country are asking what the ‘Justice’ Department is going to do about the fact that totally Crooked Hillary, AFTER receiving a subpoena from the United States Congress, deleted and ‘acid washed’ 33,000 Emails? No justice!”

Trump then seized upon the announcement that ABC News had suspended investigative reporter Brian Ross for an erroneous on-air report that asserted Flynn was prepared to testify that Trump, as a candidate for president, directed him to contact Russians. Ross walked back the report on Friday night, saying Trump gave Flynn that directive as president-elect.

“Congratulations to @ABC News for suspending Brian Ross for his horrendously inaccurate and dishonest report on the Russia, Russia, Russia Witch Hunt,” Trump tweeted. “More Networks and ‘papers’ should do the same with their Fake News!”

“My job is to…

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