Barr Says ‘I Think Spying Did Occur’ on Trump Campaign

His remarks give a boost to Trump and his supporters who insist his 2016 campaign was unfairly targeted by the FBI.

  • Published 10 April 2019

WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General William Barr declared Wednesday he thinks "spying did occur" on Donald Trump's presidential campaign, suggesting the origins of the Russia investigation may have been mishandled and aligning himself with the president at a time when Barr's independence is under scrutiny. Barr, appearing before a Senate panel, did not say what "spying" had taken place but seemed likely to be alluding to a surveillance warrant the FBI obtained on a Trump… Read at AP News