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Report that Obama FBI spied on campaign could be 'bigger than Watergate'

Report that Obama FBI spied on campaign could be 'bigger than Watergate'

"Wow, word seems to be coming out that the Obama FBI SPIED ON THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN WITH AN EMBEDDED INFORMANT, '" Trump tweeted.

Trump was referring to a National Review report published last week alleging that Obama-led agencies used their surveillance powers to monitor the Trump campaign.

"At least one" USA government informant met with Trump campaign officials in the run-up to the 2016 presidential election, the New York Times reported Wednesday.

The US president made the claim, without any supporting evidence, in a tweet following and earlier post describing the special counsel investigation into potential ties between the Trump campaign and Russian Federation, "the greatest witch hunt in American history".

The tweet was likely in reference to a National Review report suggesting that Fusion GPS co-founder Glenn Simpson's since-retracted claim before the Senate Intelligence Committee previous year that there was a "human source" connected with the Federal Bureau of Investigation on the campaign.

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"Essentially what he told me was they had other intelligence about this matter from an internal Trump campaign source", Simpson said in his Senate testimony.

Trump himself took to Twitter Thursday to highlight McCarthy's Fox News interview and slam the "Witch Hunt" on its one-year anniversary under Mueller.

The president also mocked the "Haters", writing, "Despite the disgusting, illegal and unwarranted Witch Hunt, we have had the most successful first 17 month Administration in USA history - by far!"

"I think we're going to have to look into whether we can challenge the legitimacy of this entire investigation", Giuliani said. "It's about time to say, 'Enough, we've tortured this president enough'".