James Comey Says Trump is ‘Morally Unfit to be President’ The former FBI director discussed his impression of Trump in an interview with ABC News Sunday night. James Comey, to ABC News James Comey, to ABC News Comey also went into detail on Trump’s alleged lying, specifically when it came to a Feb. 2017 meeting in which Trump asked him to drop the Michael Flynn investigation. Trump denied this ever occurred. "It was certainly some evidence of obstruction of justice." James Comey, to ABC News Comey’s memoir, 'A Higher Loyalty: Truth, Lies and Leadership,' will be released April 17, 2018.