No word on whether he hopes to avoid indictment for perjuring himself.
He did mention one item of interest though. He confirmed that the Media has been lying for months in stating that the Russians are behind the WikiLeaks email dumps:
Clapper’s resignation comes as President-elect Donald Trump’s team assesses its plans for national security. Clapper had expressed his disagreement with Trump’s claims during a presidential debate that the U.S. had “no idea whether it’s Russia” that had hacked into the email systems of various Democratic organizations.
The swamp just got a little smaller today.