Director Of Nat'l Intelligence Daniel Coats

Director of National Intelligence Agency Dan Coats (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Daniel Coats, Director of National Intelligence, told associates in March that Donald Trump asked him to intervene with then-FBI Director James Comey and get him to have the bureau back off of its investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn and his ties to Russia.

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