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Trump / Wiretap Claims / Whitehouse Interview #1108513

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 15, 2017
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) What President Trump said today on Fox about his wiretap claims introduced. [TRUMP - says wiretap covers a lot.] [Two days ago, White House press secretary Sean SPICER - says there were "surveillance activities."] The original Trump tweets from 11 days ago about former then-President Obama wiretapping him quoted.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper; Washington: Jim Sciutto) What Attorney General Jeff Sessions, Representative Devin Nunes & FBI director James Comey have said about the wiretap charges that Obama wiretapped Trump himself, but there is evidence that the intelligence community was surveilling Russians in touch with the Trump campaign, the handling of the House Intelligence Committee investigating the issue discussed.

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Earlier interview held with Representative Sheldon Whitehouse about the wiretap investigation. [WHITEHOUSE - says we await an explanation about the investigation, what Senator Lindsey Graham might do, President Trump's latest expansion of what "wiretap" means, how this may be a diversion tactic for the administration, what the Senate Judiciary Committee can do in the Russian presidential election interference investigation.]

Cooper, Anderson;
Sciutto, Jim

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