Justice Department Confirms: There Was Absolutely No Wiretapping At Trump Tower

Submitted by: normalfreak2 3 months ago in News & Politics


Politico reports that the US Justice Department said it has no evidence to back President Trump’s false claim that former President Obama ordered a wiretap of Trump Tower. 

"Both FBI and NSD [DOJ national security division] confirm that they have no records related to wiretaps as described by the March 4, 2017 tweets," the department wrote in a court filing in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from American Oversight. 


There are 12 comments:
Male 357
Trump is not dishonest, at least not in the usual way. His lies are so obvious that it takes seconds to disprove them. He tells such obvious lies so often because when people cover for him they can't say they were tricked. He wants people to willingly and knowingly destroy their credibility. 
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Male 15,396
Of course Obama didn't. I would have been shocked to hear otherwise.

I was always of the impression Trump was throwing shade to distract from his fuck up of the day.

OTOH, Trump's supporters always believed it was true and no evidence to the contrary will convince them otherwise.
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Male 4,145
FAKE NEWS!  The records were in hillary's emails!
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Male 719
So much for President "Before I make a statement I like to know the facts".
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Male 5,307
How is a president falsely accusing his predecessor of such a heinous crime not in itself a crime? I don't get that. Are the laws skewed this much to protect our presidents? What am I missing? This should be an absolute impeachable and jailable offense.
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Male 6,126
He's right...it's McCarthyism. Making baseless accusations is McCarthyism.
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Male 1,294
But what about the microwave?
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Male 54
lockner01 - it always leaves too many kernals unpopped.
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Male 1,294
bil128 “microwaves that turn into cameras, etc,” Conway told New Jersey’s the Record newspaper in an interview on Sunday. “So we know that that is just a fact of modern life.”
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Male 40,512

I have  nothing to say. I just like this picture
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Male 91
Gerry1of1 I'd vote illegally for that
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Male 5,307
Gerry1of1 Oh, he's lovely.
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