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Posted: January 29, 2018

FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stepping down: reports

Andrew McCabe Steps Down As FBI Deputy Director


FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe stepping down: reports
FILE PHOTO: Acting FBI Director Andrew McCabe listens during a news conference to announce significant law enforcement actions July 13, 2017 at the Justice Department in Washington, DC. Attorney General Jeff Sessions held the news conference to announce the 2017 health care fraud takedown. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

By Theresa Seiger, Cox Media Group National Content Desk


FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe, who spent three months last year as acting director of the agency, stepped down from his position Monday, sources told multiple news outlets.

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McCabe, who served as the second-highest official in the FBI, will stay on the FBI payroll until mid-March, when he’s eligible to retire with full benefits, NBC News reported.

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