FBI Director James Comey testifies on allegations of Russian interference in presidential election

by: Debbie Lord, Cox Media Group National Content Desk Updated:

FBI Director James Comey testified before a House Intelligence Committee hearing into allegations of Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election.

Comey was asked about President Donald Trump’s claims that former President Barack Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump Tower in New York City during the run-up to the November election.

Michael Rogers, the director of the National Security Agency, also testified.

Read updates from the hearing as it happened below.