So… the executive can fire whoever he likes. Comey mishandling the Clinton investigation is one of the few things the Reps and Dems agree on. It seems odd for Trump to fire Comey for actions that helped put Trump in the White House. But those are just the stated reasons.
It’s nothing if not interesting. Good fodder to Keep him on the front page.
Interesting comments from attorneys general about Comey’s miss steps: