Former FBI Director James Comey said Tuesday night that President Donald Trump is “very smart” but “morally incompetent to be president.”
Comey made the pronouncement before a packed house at a Baltimore Speakers Series talk at Meyerhoff Symphony Hall.
“I don’t buy the stuff about mental incompetence,” he said during a question-and-answer period.
“I don’t think he’s mentally incompetent. I think he’s morally incompetent to be president.”
Comey — fired by Trump last year — said he reached his conclusions because of Trump’s “values.”
He said the president lies constantly, treats women like “meat” and failed to properly condemn white supremacists who rallied in...