“I have no information that supports that” | FBI Director shuts down Trump’s wiretapping claims

James Comey, FBI Director has said he has no information to support claims by President Donald Trump that he was wiretapped by his predecessor, Barack Obama.

“I have no information that supports those tweets,” Comey told the House Intelligence Committee, adding that the Justice Department, along with the FBI, had no information to support the allegations.

When asked if a sitting President could order a wiretapping against a Presidential candidate, Comey said that no president could order a wiretapping operation against anyone.

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