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Monitoring May Have ‘Incidentally’ Picked Up Trump Aides, House Member Says

Mar 22, 2017 - The New York Times

WASHINGTON — The Republican chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Representative Devin Nunes of California, suggested on Wednesday that American intelligence agencies monitoring foreign officials may have “incidentally” picked up communications of Trump transition team members.

A short time later, the White House appeared to latch on to Mr. Nunes’s statement as evidence that Mr. Trump was right when he claimed in a series ofTwitter posts this month to have been “wiretappe...