Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) let slip a terrifying reality when it comes to the power of our nation’s president over “executive branch” agencies like the CIA. In an interview Tuesday with MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow, Schumer said President-elect Donald Trump is “being really dumb” by taking on the intelligence community because if he does “they have six ways from Sunday at getting back at you.”
Just let that soak in for a minute.
One of the most powerful senators just admitted that it is “stupid” for a president to oppose the intelligence community, which he is in charge of, because it will “[get] back at you.”Said about the guy who prides himself about getting even
This is going to be quite a show. The word is out that DJT is going to "restructure" US intelligence, which means making big changes in personnel and operations, which is a reason he appointed Lt Gen. Mike Flynn as national security adviser.
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Schumer Says Trump “Dumb” to Cross Intelligence Community — Payback Likely