A- A A+

“He's Sitting There Bitching and Moaning'': Inside Trumpworld

GABRIEL SHERMAN |  06 December 2019  |  News

It was supposed to be the most somber and impressive of presidential moments, a gathering of the national security team at the White House to discuss military options to punish Syrian President Bashar al-Assad for a suspected chemical weapons attack on a Damascus suburb that killed at least 60 people, including children.

But as the meeting began, Donald Trump was more enraged by a crossed red line much closer to home: the F.B.I.’s raid on his longtime lawyer Michael Cohen. “I just heard that they broke into the office of one of my personal attorneys . . . it’s frankly a real disgrace.

It’s an attack on our country in a true sense,” Trump said to reporters, as his new national security adviser, John Bolton, sat beside him looking uncomfortable.


Submit a comment

Word Count: 0


Quick Poll

Which stock will rank best


Similar articles from News

Democrats prepare to launch investigations into Donald Trump

The Economist. 06/12/2019.

BEFORE the mid-term election of November 6th, Elijah Cummings, a congressman from Baltimore, Maryland, swore that if Democrats flipped the House of Re..

Donald Trump and the Rage of Rural Voters

KEVIN DRUM. 06/12/2019.

David French is a conservative lawyer who writes for National Review. Last year he wrote scathingly about both Donald Trump and the alt-right and was..