President Trump reportedly asked former FBI Director James Comey to end the investigation into ousted National Security Adviser Michael Flynn just one day after Flynn resigned, The New York Times reported Tuesday. Comey apparently wrote a memo about the exchange immediately after speaking with Trump in mid-February. Comey's memo reportedly indicates Trump explicitly sought to meddle in the FBI's investigation of Trump's potential ties to Russia. "[Flynn] is a good guy," Trump reportedly told Comey, whom he abruptly fired last week. "I hope you can let this go." NBC News confirmed the existence of the memo reported in the Times, including the exchange about letting Flynn "go." The White House denied the report, saying, "The president has never asked Mr. Comey or anyone else to end any investigation."
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