Pres. Trump to Congress: ‘I Acted' in Interest’ of U.S. in Syria, While Admin. Aides Battle for Position

Pres. Trump to Congress: ‘I Acted' in Interest’ of U.S. in Syria, While Admin. Aides Battle for PositionIn a letter to Congress, Trump defended his authorization of military strikes on a Syrian airfield this week, saying it was well within his legal right to do so. Meanwhile, some of his top aides reportedly held a Friday meeting to clear the air.



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Trump calls on Congress to probe his evidence-free claim that Obama wiretapped Trump Tower

Trump calls on Congress to probe his evidence-free claim that Obama wiretapped Trump TowerTrump listens to questions from reporters at Trump Tower in January. A day after accusing former President Barack Obama of wiretapping his phones before the election, President Trump called on Congress to investigate his claim, for which he has cited no evidence. White House press secretary Sean Spicer issued a statement on Sunday saying that “reports concerning potentially politically motivated investigations immediately ahead of the 2016 election are very troubling,” and that Trump is asking Congress to investigate.



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