President Trump began his weekend early Saturday with a flurry of tweets making allegations against the Obama administration:
Some current and former intelligence officials cast doubt on Trump's allegations of wiretapping, The Washington Post reported.
“It's highly unlikely there was a wiretap,” one former senior intelligence official familiar with surveillance law told The Post, on condition of anonymity. “It seems unthinkable. If that were the case by some chance, that means that a federal judge would have found that there was either probable cause that he had committed a crime or was an agent of a foreign power.”
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There was no comment from the White House on Saturday morning, and an Obama spokesman didn't immediately respond to an Associated Press request for comment.
The Breitbart website posted a story on Friday outlining similar allegations made by conservative radio host Mark Levin on his show Thursday evening.
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