To quote Republican strategist Rick Wilson, “If you’re wondering if the President of the goddamn United States just invited foreign intelligence agencies to hack and spy on his political opponents, he did.” You read that right. Wednesday ABC’s George George Stephanopoulos asked Donald Trump, “If foreigners, if Russia, if China offered, if someone else offers you information on opponents should they accept it or should you call the FBI?” Here’s the president’s response:

“I think you might want to listen, there isn’t anything wrong with listening… If somebody called from a country, Norway, ‘we have information on your opponent.’ Oh, I think I’d want to hear it.”

Here’s some reaction.



Watch more of Trump's interview with ABC above.