The President called Comey "a LEAKER & LIAR" in a pair of tweets Friday morning, describing the former Federal Bureau of Investigation director as an "untruthful slime ball" and saying that Comey should be prosecuted for leaking classified information.
Trump also denied Comey's repeated claims - both in his book and during his congressional testimony under oath past year - that Trump asked him to pledge him his loyalty.
In his tweet, Trump says: "Unbelievably, James Comey states that Polls, where Crooked Hillary was leading, were a factor in the handling (stupidly) of the Clinton Email probe".
"Wasn't the decision to reveal influenced by your assumption that Hillary Clinton was going to win, and your concern that, she wins, this comes out several weeks later and then that's taken by her opponents as a sign that she's an illegitimate president?", Stephanopoulos asks.
The renewed attacks by Trump came as ABC News was set to air an interview using Comey at 10 p.m. EDT on Sunday (0200 GMT Monday) in which he discusses his book, " "A greater Loyalty.
"And I have every confidence that Jim Comey accurately copied, collected, recounted what exactly went on during those discussions", former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said.
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In fact, Trump has struggled to find lawyers to handle Mueller's probe of Russian interference in the 2016 election and any potential coordination with Trump's campaign, and investigators in NY say they took Cohen's materials in the Monday raid because his communications with clients could be part of the commission of a crime. "This is nothing more than a poorly executed PR stunt by Comey to desperately rehabilitate his tattered reputation and enrich his own bank account by peddling a book that belongs in the bargain bin of the fiction section", she said.
"Comey throws AG Lynch "under the bus!"
"As far as I know".
Asked if the president wanted the Justice Department to investigate Comey, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Sunday on ABC's "This Week" that she was not aware of a specific request.
The Washington Post has a thorough rundown of the many mistruths and unproven assertions Trump packed in to just seven fewer-than-280-character bursts. He publicly wondered whether she had been promised a Supreme Court seat or to become attorney general to "lay off Hillary". "His memos are self serving and FAKE!" he said. "No golf and grandkids talk (give us all a break)!" tweeted Trump.