- Brown called Comey's public remarks about the Hillary Clinton email investigation "very bad and unprofessional"
- He said Comey's firing on the heels of asking for more resources in the Trump-Russia investigation "smells. No question about it"
- The White House's narrative on the reasons for Comey's firing has shifted
- Brown said he would like to see both sides of the aisle come together to get some definitive answers on the Russia questions
(CNN)Many have raised the specter of former President Richard Nixon and the "Saturday Night Massacre" in the wake of FBI Director James Comey's ouster this week, but California Gov. Jerry Brown is careful not to draw too much of a comparison.