Attorney General Sessions says department can put conditions on grants.
He agrees to date some time after Memorial Day.
Former Sen. Joe Lieberman among his top choices for the job.
President Trump calls naming of special counsel move a 'witch hunt.’
‘Now more than ever the country needs a well-credentialed, independent FBI director,’ he said.
Four candidates were in line today for the first interviews.
Calls ex-FBI director 'showboat' and 'grandstander' in NBC News interview.
Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe to testify today before the Senate Intelligence Committee.
For weeks, the President had been frustrated, describe by people with knowledge of his conversations.
FBI director sought more help in investigation into presidential election.