Trump says ‘it’s CLEAR the Obama administration spied on his campaign’ after ‘Obamagate’ claims – The Sun

Trump says ‘it’s CLEAR the Obama administration spied on his campaign’ after ‘Obamagate’ claims – The Sun

May 27, 2020

PRESIDENT Donald Trump said "it’s CLEAR the Obama administration spied on his campaign" after making 'Obamagate' claims.

Trump's conspiracy is that former president Barack Obama is responsible for masterminding the Russia investigation and forcing Michael Flynn into taking a guilty plea for lying to the FBI.



In Wednesday morning tweet, Trump wrote: "New papers make CLEAR that the Obama Administration SPIED, in an unprecedented manner, on the Trump Campaign and beyond, and even on the United States Senate.

"Nobody would ever have believed that this level of illegality and corruption would be taking place in our beautiful USA!"

Both the President and Obama have been at odds since Trump announced his run for the US presidency.

Just a few minutes later, the President tweeted: "OBAMAGATE MAKES WATERGATE LOOK LIKE SMALL POTATOES!"

It is thought to be his belief that Barack Obama, was told or was aware of a conspiracy among US intelligence officials to cripple the Trump presidency in its early stages, by using the FBI to entrap Trump's main advisers, such as former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

"Obamagate, It’s been going on for a long time, from before I even got elected," Trump said at a recent press conference.

Trump's anger earlier this month was fueled after Obama expressed his frustration at the justice department for dropping charges against Flynn, who was fired in early 2017 for lying about conversations with the Russian ambassador.

Speaking on the investigation, Obama warned that the “rule of law is at risk."

Earlier this month, Trump went on a Twitter rant – where he also used the term 'Obamagate' against the former president.

His tweets – which came just days after the justice department announced its case against Flynn would be dropped – were based around his anger over how his team was treated during the Russia investigation.

Recently declassified documents from the Flynn case show that Obama knew about Flynn’s phone calls with the Russian ambassador to the US, Mr Kislyak, in December 2016.

That information along with Obama's criticism of the current president and his regime prompted Trump's

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