“I cannot do my job here at the department with a constant background commentary that undercuts me.”
“Here and elsewhere.”
This is true, but his reasoning as applied to Flynn is so dubious that it’s become chum for a feeding …
“At first there were eye rolls, but once they realized it was a serious request, the career guys were furious.”
“Any quid-pro-quo deal such as the alleged agreement between Flynn and Turkey would be illegal…”
“What role, if any, Mr. Flynn may have played in Mr. Smith’s project is unclear.”
“I think it’s really a sad thing he was treated so badly.”
“The Obama administration failed to respond adequately to Tehran’s malign actions…”
The power and the injustice.
“His influence he’s trying to amass will get rolled back the moment [cabinet secretaries] get confirmed.”
“The NSC will miss the opportunity to have Monica Crowley as part of our team.”
Or Jared Kushner?
American patriot and happy warrior.
“…the greater bulk of the violence and arson is being done by external forces”