“It’s reasonable to assume that much of the new information in the New York Times report relates to leakers’ fears about information that will be coming out in the inspector general report. . . . The story says the FBI was worried that if it came out they were spying on Trump campaign it would ‘only reinforce his claims that the election was being rigged against him.’ It is easy to understand how learning that the FBI was spying on one’s presidential campaign might reinforce claims of election-rigging.” 10 Takeaways From NYT's Defense Of FBI Spying On Trump Campaign Remember when Trump’s claim that his campaign was being spied on was dismissed as absurd paranoia?