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AirTalk special coverage: James Comey hearing before the Senate Intelligence committee

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Former FBI Director James Comey is sworn in while testifying before the Senate Intelligence Committee in the Hart Senate Office Building on Capitol Hill June 8, 2017 in Washington, DC. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

Coming out of former F.B.I. director James Comey’s hearing in front of the Senate Intelligence committee hearing, AirTalk recaps the biggest revelations and brings you legal, historical, neutral and partisan analysis.

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Guests:

Alex Wayne, White House editor for Bloomberg News; he’s been following the story; he tweets @aawayne

Matt Rodriguez, Democratic strategist and founder and chief executive officer of Rodriguez Strategies; he is also a former senior Obama adviser in 2008; he tweets @RodStrategies

Sean T. Walsh, Republican political analyst and partner at Wilson Walsh Consulting in San Francisco; he is a former adviser to California Governors Pete Wilson and Arnold Schwarzenegger and a former White House staffer for Presidents Reagan and H.W. Bush

Garrett Graff, journalist and author; former editor at Politico Magazine and the Washingtonian;  he is the author of “The Threat Matrix: The FBI At War In The Age Of Global Terror” (Back Bay Books, 2012), a biography on former FBI Director and current special prosecutor for the Russian probe, Robert Mueller; he tweets @vermontgmg

Eric Freedman, professor of constitutional law at Hofstra University with emphases including separation powers and remedies for presidential misconduct; he recently co-authored the piece “Naming Robert Mueller as special counsel isn't enough — because Trump can get rid of him

Robert G. Kaufman, public policy professor at Pepperdine where he focuses on U.S. foreign policy, national security and international relations; author of “Dangerous Doctrine: How Obama's Grand Strategy Weakened America” (University Press of Kentucky, 2016)

Adam Schiff, Democratic Congressman from the 28th U.S. Congressional District which includes Burbank, Glendale and West Hollywood; he is the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee

Justin Levitt, professor of law at Loyola Law School and a former deputy assistant attorney general in the Civil Rights Division of the Justice Department under President Obama

John Malcolm, vice president for the Institute for Constitutional Government at the Heritage Foundation; he served as a deputy assistant attorney general in the Department of Justice’s Criminal Division from 2001 to 2004, where he oversaw sections on computer crime, domestic security along with other areas

Ron Hosko, former assistant director of the FBI from 2012 to 2014; president of the Law Enforcement Legal Defense Fund, a non-profit organization providing assistance to law enforcement officers who are required to defend their official actions in court

Laurie L. Levenson, former federal prosecutor and a professor of law at Loyola Law School

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