James Comey has admitted that there is a deep state but claimed that it was actually a 'deep ballast' against corruption.
The fired FBI director said there is a group of people in law enforcement, intelligence and the military who work for what they see as the interests of America.
Comey described the group as 'unchangeable' and said no single president could change them because they are so embedded in the bureaucracy.
He said the group was not a 'deep state conspiring against the elected leadership of our government' because they were trying to do the right thing.
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