“I can’t comment. I work in the White House.”
“I would be shocked if he would agree to that.”
“Wow. That’s all he wanted.”
“Sean Spicer is a very nice man and a patriot… I wish him the best.”
Moment of truth.
“What if we had just dismissed somebody because a political opponent of the president had made an utterance?”
“It’s a routine one. It continues.”
“The President used the word ‘wiretaps’ in quotes to mean, broadly, surveillance and other activities.”
“This White House does not seem to respect the idea of accountability.”
Winners and losers.
“American lives will be saved because of it. Future attacks will be prevented.”
“The president went out of his way to recognize the Holocaust.”
“The view from the Trump team is the intelligence world has become completely politicized.”
Ostracize and isolate them.
“Are you one of them neo-Nazis?”