The FBI recently rebuffed White House to publicly reject media claims of contacts between Trump’s campaign and Russian intelligence officials.
Contact between administration and bureau violated limitations on communications pertaining to ongoing probes.
Official: Reince Priebus asked FBI to dispute reports that Trump's campaign advisers were in touch with Russia. http://apne.ws/2mjhGH9
Report: Priebus asked FBI to refute Russia stories http://on.msnbc.com/2lQvifN pic.twitter.com/YTYfPc89lw
Democrats slam White House over report it asked FBI to downplay Russia stories http://politi.co/2mr8cJ7
White House asked FBI to deny Trump Russia links http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/reince-priebus-white-h…
White House Adviser Asked FBI to Dispute Russia Reports https://nyti.ms/2meh4pq
Reince Priebus asked the FBI to dispute media reports of the Trump team's Russia links, official says http://ti.me/2ly2g3n
White House violated restrictions when it asked FBI to kill Trump-Russia stories: CNN http://ow.ly/ltyI309iWcg
FBI rejects White House request to shoot down reports on Trump’s ties to Russia: report http://hill.cm/73kTA99