Many Trump backers are 'totally OK' with Comey firing

Updated 11:54 AM ET, Fri May 12, 2017

Story highlights

  • Many Trump voters across the country say James Comey's firing doesn't change their opinion of the President
  • "I was hoping Trump would've done a lot better with his presidency so far," Kentucky business owner says

(CNN)President Donald Trump is under fire again, this time for his firing of former FBI Director James Comey. But many of his supporters aren't joining the outcry.

CNN spoke to Trump backers across the country, and while some of them expressed surprise at Comey's ouster, few said it changed their image of the leader of the free world.
Here's what they had to say:

Jake Lee, business owner