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Congressional deadline arrives for DOJ evidence on Trump wiretap claims

March 13, 2017
Theodore Schleifer, Manu Raju | CNN
The DOJ is under pressure to provide any documents related to President Donald Trump's accusation that the Obama administration wiretapped his phones during the campaign.

President Trump tries to sell wary Republicans on health care replacement and WikiLeaks details CIA spying tactics

March 10, 2017
House Republicans unveiled a replacement for Obamacare that faces tough opposition.
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Graham ready to subpoena for Trump wiretap information

March 9, 2017
Manu Raju, Tom LoBianco | CNN
Sen. Lindsey Graham said Wednesday he is ready to subpoena the intelligence agencies for evidence that would prove President Donald Trump's wiretapping claims.
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Rapport Between Donald Trump, Barack Obama Crumbles

March 8, 2017
Carol Lee, Peter Nicholas | The Wall Street Journal
The rapport between Barack Obama and Donald Trump is unraveling, with the president convinced that Mr. Obama is undermining his nascent administration.
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White House aides struggle to defend Trump wiretap claims

March 7, 2017
Ashley Parker, Jenna Johnson | The Washington Post
The White House on Monday attempted to defend President Trump’s unfounded claim that former President Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.
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FBI director James Comey asked Justice Department to refute Trump's wiretapping claims, sources say

March 6, 2017
Pierre Thomas, Jack Date, Rhonda Schwartz, Erin Dooley | ABC News
FBI Director James Comey asked the Justice Department to publicly refute President Trump's assertion that his predecessor, ordered a wiretap of Trump's phones.
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Former Intelligence Chiefs Dispute Trump Wiretap Allegations

March 6, 2017
Ben Brody, Jennifer Jacobs | Bloomberg Politics
Former U.S. intelligence officials continued to dispute President Donald Trump’s explosive allegations that he was subject to wiretapping ordered by his predecessor.
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Trump, citing no evidence, accuses Obama of ‘Nixon/Watergate’ plot to wiretap Trump Tower

March 4, 2017
Philip Rucker, Ellen Nakashima, Robert Costa | The Washington Post
President Trump on Saturday angrily accused former president Barack Obama of orchestrating a “Nixon/Watergate” plot to tap the phones at his Trump Tower headquarters last fall in the run-up to the election.
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