Rep. Peter King, R-N.Y., on Monday night took shots at Donald Trump for criticizing President George W. Bush for failing to stop 9/11 from happening.

Trump has said the former president could have prevented the terror attacks, while Jeb Bush has insisted his brother kept the country safe. King sided with the Bushes, and told Megyn Kelly on Fox News Monday night that what Trump has said is misleading and untrue.

Briefings given to Bush in August 2001 show there was no evidence of any terror attack coming against the United States, King asserted.

"Former Director of Central Intelligence George Tenet said in his memoirs there was no evidence that there was going to be an attack in the United States," King said.

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