Subject: Secret Service Has No Audio,Transcripts of Tapes From Inside Trump White House
The Secret Service said Monday that it does not have any audio
or transcripts of tapes recorded inside the White House since
President Donald Trump was inaugurated.
The federal agency responded to a Freedom of Information Act
request from the Wall Street Journal by informing the newspaper
that it does not have tapes. The Secret Service response did not
specify whether anyone else inside the White House has set up
recording systems, and Trump has maintained secrecy about the
possibility of having his own recordings.
Reporters have been pushing the White House in recent weeks to
see if tapes exist containing private conversations between
Trump and former FBI Director James Comey, who the president
fired last month.
"I'll tell you about that maybe sometime in the very near
future," Trump said Friday of the possibility of having tapes.
"You're going to be very disappointed when you hear the answer,
Trump generated curiosity about recordings last month on Twitter.
"James Comey better hope that there are no