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His tweet came just as the chiefs of the FBI and NSA were to testify before Congress about ties Trump may have with Russia and his claim that he was wiretapped by Barack Obama
Democrats say they suspect members of Trump's campaign colluded with Moscow in its efforts to interfere in the presidential election.
The Obama administration's spying infuriated Germany at the time and risked damaging the US relationship with one of its most important European partners.
President Trump had accused former President Barack Obama of wiretapping him and asked congressional committees investigating Russia's interference in the election to pursue that as well.
Trump also says he's being updated about the powerful winter storm that's expected to hit the Northeast Monday evening.
The senior White House adviser says she doesn't have any evidence to support Donald Trump's claim that Barack Obama wiretapped Trump Tower.
Obama, through a spokesman, has denied Trump's claim, which the billionaire-turned-politician made in a series of tweets earlier this month.
In his weekly media address, the billionaire businessman-turned-president portrayed the current system as riddled with problems.
The plan would repeal the law's fines on people who don't purchase health insurance.
FBI asked the Department of Justice to refute US President Trump's allegations that his predecessor Obama had ordered wiretapping of Trump Towers during the presidential elections.
The White House said in a statement that reports concerning such politically motivated investigations "are very troubling".
A spokesman for Obama did not immediately respond to an email seeking comment.
An online petition has already attracted more than 45,000 signatures in 10 days and they hope to reach a million supporters by March 15.
Caroline Kennedy and her son, Jack Schlossberg, will present Obama with the award May 7 at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum in Boston.
Some 44 percent of Americans think Trump is doing a good job, according to the RealClearPolitics poll average.