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Donald Trump asks Congress for probe of leaked classified intelligence

Mar 7, 2017 - The Washington Times

The White House said Monday that President Trump is asking Congress to investigate leaks of classified government secrets, in addition to probing the possibility that President Obama ordered the wiretapping of his campaign operation.

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Mr. Trump wants the House and Senate intelligence committees to look into "pervasive leaks of national security classified information."

"He believes it undermines our national security," Mr. Spicer said.

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