The White House used surveillance to help Hillary Clinton. This will have a chilling effect on future candidates.
‘Trump exposes what shameless shills they were for so long under Obama, coveting, not covering a president’
If leakers were careful in covering their tracks, neither the wiretapping nor Russia narrative will prevail.
Trump is playing at a pretty high level right now.
I welcome the opportunity to testify before the any Senate hearing that will have its hearings in public.
‘I’m awaiting evidence’
‘…don’t know the difference between FISA surveillance and a wiretap’
“Never back down and never apologize,” Trump once told me.
Truth is an absolute defense, but Trump’s evidence is far from concrete.
Reports shows increasing number of wiretaps, but also increased resistance
They don’t like that
Special-ed student who recorded being bullied on his iPad threatened with felony wiretapping charges
‘I wanted it to stop. I just felt like nothing was being done’
‘Sprint overbilled law enforcement agencies for carrying out court-ordered intercepts’
‘Maybe you’ll think it’s terrifying. Or maybe you’ll find it’s actually it’s kind of wonderful and fun’
Russ Tice claims NSA targeted members of Congress, judges and military officials
Then-senator called program ‘very, very intrusive’ and raised alarm about ‘extraneous information’