- "It would be epically stupid," Ledgett said
- The White House press secretary told reporters the administration has no regrets about citing the uncorroborated Fox News report
(CNN)A top National Security Agency official called allegations that President Barack Obama directed a British spy agency to wiretap Donald Trump during the presidential campaign "arrant nonsense."
A White House official told CNN earlier Friday that national security adviser H.R. McMaster spoke with his British counterpart Thursday after Spicer cited the Fox News report.