Speculation FBI infiltrated camp stirs up Trump; if factual, president tweets, it’s ‘bigger than Watergate’

Posted: May 18, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

President Donald Trump speaks Thursday during a meeting with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at the Oval Office. Earlier, Trump tweeted his frustration with “the disgusting, illegal and unwarranted Witch Hunt” as special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation enters its second year.

President Donald Trump sought to lend credence Thursday to reports that FBI informants had infiltrated his presidential campaign, saying that "if so, this is bigger than Watergate!"

In a photo from Wednesday, May 9, 2012, then-FBI Director Robert Mueller appears before the House Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington.

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