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TRUMP ZIGS, ZAGS ON SURVEILLANCE REFORM — “President Donald Trump on Thursday appeared to come out against a bill that would renew controversial online surveillance efforts, hours after the White House issued a statement endorsing the legislation,” Martin Matishak reports.
— “‘House votes on controversial FISA ACT today.’ This is the act that may have been used, with the help of the discredited and phony Dossier, to so badly surveil and abuse the Trump Campaign by the previous administration and others?” the president tweeted this morning, referring to the so-called Steele dossier, a compilation of alleged and unverified ties between Trump and…