Karen Fratti
Updated Sep 03, 2017 @ 1:17 pm
Exterior view of the entrance to Trump Tower (at 721 Fifth Avenue), New York, New York, January 10, 2017. (Photo by Mark Reinstein/Corbis via Getty Images)
Credit: Mark Reinstein/Corbis via Getty Images

In March, Donald Trump tweeted that President Obama had tapped his phones in Trump Tower before the election, prompting an investigation into the claims. Because that would be crazy, right? Well, after a (taxpayer-funded!) Department of Justice investigation, the DOF confirmed that there’s no evidence that Obama wiretapped Trump Tower. “Both FBI and NSD [National Security Division] confirm that they have no records related to wiretaps as described by the March 4, 2017 tweets,” the department’s motion reads. NSD refers to the department’s national security division. The tweets it’s referring to came from Trump’s account when he alleged: