Washington Post

President asked whom FBI head voted for in 2016

Andrew McCabe, former acting director of the FBI, has drawn executive ire for his politics. McCabe, above, testifies at a hearing in May 2017. Foto: AP Photo/Alex Brandon

WASHINGTON - Shortly after President Donald Trump fired his FBI director in May, he summoned to the Oval Office the bureau's acting director for a get-to-know-you meeting.

The two men exchanged pleasantries, but before long, Trump, according to several current and former U.S. officials, asked Andrew McCabe a pointed question: Whom did he vote for in the 2016 election?..

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