A national security expert claims that FBI Director James Comey was fired due to his cover-up of Obama’s illegal wiretapping of the Trump campaign.
According to Fox News national security expert Catherine Herridge, the Obama admin spied on and unmasked identities and conversations of several people connected to President-elect Donald Trump.
General Michael Flynn was forced to resign after the Obama admin leaked his private discussions with a Russian ambassador to the media.
Herridge says that Comey deliberately delayed in turning the information over to the Trump administration.
“The accusation against the former FBI director, and this comes mostly from Republicans, is that he has been sort of slow walking records about the
Americans who were identified or unmasked in these intelligence reports and providing them to Congress.
And the reason that’s a big deal is that everyone in the IC, in the intelligence community knows that there is no bigger, deeper, wider, extensive paper trail than there is when you unmask or identify an American citizen.
And it should not take months. It should take weeks if not the course of several days to know who was unmasked and who made those requests and that has not been provided,” Herridge told The Five program.