Former CIA Director and Defense Secretary: Trump "should apologize" to Obama for wiretapping claim

Former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Leon Panetta said Monday that President Donald Trump .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 20th, 2017

If Trump Were a "Gentleman" He"d Apologize to Obama For Wiretapping Claim, Joe Biden Says

The former vice president is just one of many government leaders who believe Trump owes Obama an apology......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 23rd, 2017

Will CIA Director Mike Pompeo Replace Rex Tillerson As Secretary Of State?

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson rushed to an impromptu meeting at the White House yesterday to discuss "a path forward" with White House Chief of Staff John Kelly and Defense Secretary James Mattis as rumors swirled that President Donald Trump.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeOct 6th, 2017

"Really?": A reporter calls out Huckabee"s claim that "countless" FBI employees were happy with Comey"s firing

Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said that "countless" FBI agents and employees have contacted her saying that they're very happy with President Trump's decision to fire FBI Director James Comey......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 11th, 2017

Tillerson, Mattis, Coats Call North Korea "Urgent National Security Threat", Prepared To Act

Following President Trump's North Korea briefing, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, Secretary of Defense James Mattis, and Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats have iss.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 26th, 2017

"Is he ready to apologize?": Fox News anchor confronts Trump chief of staff over Obama wiretap claims

Fox News SundayFox News anchor Chris Wallace pressed White House chief of staff Reince Priebus on Sunday over President Donald Trump's baseless claim that President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower during the 2016 .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 26th, 2017

The White House has reportedly apologized to Britain over debunked Trump Tower wiretapping accusations

REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueThe US has made a "formal apology" to Britain over accusations a UK spy agency worked with former President Barack Obama to wiretap Trump Tower, according to The Telegraph. White House press secretary Sean Spicer claimed .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 17th, 2017

Sean Spicer's angry, lonely defense of Trump's wiretapping claim, annotated - Washington Post

Washington PostSean Spicer's angry, lonely defense of Trump's wiretapping claim, annotatedWashington PostThings got very contentious in the W.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 17th, 2017

Spicer spars with CNN over wiretapping claim

Press Secretary Sean Spicer says President Donald Trump stands by his unfounded claim that .....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMar 16th, 2017

Senate Panel: There"s No Evidence to Trump"s Wiretap Claim

Trump accused Obama of wiretapping him during the late stages of the campaign, but provided no evidence. Obama said through a spokesman that it was "simply false.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 16th, 2017

Donald Trump on Wiretapping, and Four Other Times He Didn’t Mean Exactly What He Said

The White House press secretary said Trump doesn’t think President Obama wiretapped him, even though he tweeted that......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 14th, 2017

FBI"s Comey: "You"re stuck with me for another 6 years"

FBI Director James Comey says he plans to serve his entire 10-year term, even as controversy swirls over his attempt to rebut President Donald Trump's claim that the Obama administration tapped his phones before the election......»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMar 10th, 2017

Politics: Conway defends, Brzezinksi objects

Playing defense. White House spokeswomen Sarah Huckabee Sanders and Kellyanne Conway took to the air yesterday to defend President Donald Trump’s claim that former President Barack Obama ordered his Trump Tower phones be wiretapped. FBI Directo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 7th, 2017

"I"m just going to let the tweet speak for itself": Spicer grilled by reporters over Trump"s wiretapping claims

Aaron P. Bernstein/Getty ImagesWhite House press secretary Sean Spicer was grilled by reporters in his Monday briefing, held off-camera, that focused on President Donald Trump's unfounded weekend claims that President Barack Obama ordered wiretappin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2017

"He has information and intelligence that the rest of us do not": Kellyanne Conway defends Trump"s claim that Obama wiretapped his phone

After President Trump accused Obama of wiretapping his phones during the 2016 campaign, several members of Obama's team have denied the allegations. Kellyanne Conway appeared on Fox News to defend Trump's statement.   .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 6th, 2017

FBI chief sought denial of Trump wiretapping claim

Comey made request to justice department after unsubstantiated comments about Obama.....»»

Category: topSource: ftMar 6th, 2017

FBI Director asked Justice Dept to disprove Trump"s wiretapping claims

Comey has argued that the highly-charged claim is false and must be corrected, says NYT.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 5th, 2017

FBI Director Asked DOJ To Publicly Reject Trump Wiretapping Claims

In the latest dramatic plot twist to emerge from Trump's accusation that Obama wiretapped the Trump Tower prior to the election, the NYT reports that FBI director James Comey asked the Justice Department this weekend to publicly reject .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMar 5th, 2017

FBI Director asked Justice Department to reject Trump"s wiretapping claim — they haven"t listened

REUTERS/Kevin LamarqueFBI Director James Comey told the US Justice Department on Saturday t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 5th, 2017

Origins of Trump"s story about Obama

President Trump's unfounded claim about Obama wiretapping was inspired by a talk radio segment and a Breitbart article, Brian Stelter reports......»»

Category: videoSource: cnnMar 5th, 2017

"Destructive, Baseless, Reckless:" Washington Responds to Trump Wiretapping Claims

Obama's former director of national intelligence flatly denies a FISA court ever granted a warrant for surveillance efforts......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 5th, 2017