House Dems Press DOJ On Contacts Between White House, FBI
House Dems press DOJ on contacts between White House, FBI
House Democrats are asking the Department of Justice for information on possible “improper” contacts between the White House and the FBI in the wake of President Trump’s claims that former President Obama wiretapped the Trump Tower phones before the election.
The Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee penned a letter to Acting Deputy Attorney General Dana Boente on Monday, after the New York Times reported that White House Counsel Donald McGahn was trying to access what he thought to be a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) court order authorizing surveillance related to Trump and his aides.
The Democrats also …