Twitter Absolutely Blows Up Over Huge James Comey News Regarding Clinton Emails


vlcsnap-2016-07-07-11h15m33s118-e1467904588343-650x429Immediately after breaking news hit that FBI director James Comey wasn’t changing any conclusions when it came to Hillary Clinton‘s use of a private email server, essentially stating that nothing will come from the previous letter he sent last month, Twitter went absolutely berserk.

Considering the partisan nature of the story, and it coming just two days before the presidential election, it all depended on who was sending the tweet on what kind of reaction you’d see.

We had the acknowledgement of how Democrats and Republican would immediately shift allegiances and their views of Comey.

The anticipation of how Donald Trump and his campaign would react.

CNN’s Jim Acosta reminded us all how much Trump praised Comey after the first letter.

And there was a little humor regarding last night’s Reno rally.

Then we got journalists weighing in.

And just in case you wanted to know how Trump surrogate Newt Gingrich felt.

UPDATE – 4:24 p.m. ET: NBC’s Alex Seitz-Wald noted Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway‘s first televised reaction to the news:

She previously gave her thoughts on the development with this tweet:

UPDATE – 4:36 p.m. ET: House Speaker Paul Ryan and the Republican National Committee have also responded to the news:

UPDATE – 4:46 p.m. ET: Former congressman and current Trump advocate Joe Walsh had this to say:

UPDATE – 4:46 p.m. ET: Wayne Allyn Root, who spoke at one of Trump’s recent rallies, offered some thoughts:

Fox News host and frequent Trump booster Sean Hannity also got in on this:

As for #NeverTrumper Bill Kristol:

UPDATE – 5:20 p.m. ET: Drudge Report creator Matt Drudge made a rare Twitter appearance to give his personal take:

UPDATE – 6:40 p.m. ET: CNN’s Chris Cuomo also weighed in:

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