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story.lead_photo.caption FILE - In this Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump talks with former President Barack Obama on Capitol Hill in Washington, prior to Obama's departure to Andrews Air Force Base, Md. (Rob Carr/Pool Photo via AP, File)

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump is again attacking his predecessor, suggesting he should have done more to prevent Russian election meddling.

Trump said on Twitter on Wednesday: "Question: If all of the Russian meddling took place during the Obama Administration, right up to January 20th, why aren't they the subject of the investigation? Why didn't Obama do something about the meddling?"

The president also took a swipe at his attorney general, initially misspelling his name. He said: "Why aren't Dem crimes under investigation? Ask Jeff Session!"

Trump later sent out an updated version of the tweet with the correct spelling of Sessions' name.

Trump has previously criticized Obama for not doing more to prevent meddling.

During the 2016 campaign, President Barack Obama called out Russia for political interference when much less was known about it and followed up after the election by expelling 35 Russian diplomats suspected of being intelligence officers.

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  • ARMNAR
    February 21, 2018 at 11:05 a.m.

    What a bumbling, panicky fool Trump is.

  • hah406
    February 21, 2018 at 11:32 a.m.

    If Obama had done more at the time, Trump would have accused him of tampering with the election and rigging the system against him. No win scenario. If Trump is innocent, why the panicked obsession? With Trump, does anyone seem to notice that the emperor has no clothes?

  • 3WorldState1
    February 21, 2018 at 11:43 a.m.

    Why does Trump have so many people around him pleading guilty about working with the Russians or connected to Russian oligarchs?

  • tenpoint
    February 21, 2018 at 2:43 p.m.

    Abama was the SORRIEST PRESIDENT that the United States ever had.

  • mrcharles
    February 21, 2018 at 3:27 p.m.

    ten penny, you is still not lucid. you just jealous cause he and his family , each and every one is smarter than you.

    Now what about those things russia is still doing, seems to me trump has done nothing but take warm showers with putin.

  • ARMNAR
    February 21, 2018 at 8:21 p.m.

    Isn't Abama next to Missippi on the Wal-Mart/FOX News Map of Alternative States?

  • RobertBolt
    February 21, 2018 at 9:49 p.m.

    Agent Orange continues flailing and failing as panic grows.

  • DontDrinkDatKoolAid
    February 21, 2018 at 11:15 p.m.

    In other news ... Not yet released .. Obama administration under investigation. Special prosecutor will be from outside D.C. loop. Stay tuned.

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