Tag: Domestic spying

FBI Obtained FISA Warrant To Monitor Ex-Trump Adviser Carter Page

Last summer, the FBI applied for and was granted a secret court order allowing agents to monitor the communications of Carter Page, a foreign policy adviser to candidate Donald Trump, “after convincing a Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court judge that there was probable cause to believe Page was acting as an agent of a foreign power,…

Trump: I Think Susan Rice Committed Crime, Declines To Provide Proof

President Trump said in a Wednesday interview with The New York Times that he believes former national security adviser Susan Rice committed a crime in allegedly seeking to unmask the identities of Trump associates mentioned in intercepted communications. β€œI think it’s going to be the biggest story,” the president told the Times, though he declined…

Colbert Mocks Kellyanne Conway ‘Microwaves With Cams’ Remarks

Stephen Colbert mocked Kellyanne Conway comments about that “microwaves that turn into cameras” could have been used to spy on President Trump’s campaign. “It’s true, it’s true, microwaves that turn into cameras. How do you think we film this show? Jim, show them camera three,” Colbert said as the camera panned to a microwave on…