Manipulating “intelligence” to suit a political agenda has been going on forever. Most recently it was responsible for reagan’s gross misreading of the soviet “threat”, WMD’s in iraq, the syrian chemical weapons frameup and trump’s supposedly being a russian agent. And btw ALL those lies were shepherded through by the neocons. Do you see a pattern here?
President Trump on Saturday lashed out at U.S. intelligence leaders for their conclusion that Russia interfered in the 2016 election, calling them “political hacks” and slamming the investigations into Russian interference as a “Democratic hit job.”
Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force One, Trump blasted former U.S. intelligence officials by name, including former CIA Director John Brennan, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper and former FBI Director James Comey.
“I mean, give me a break, they are political hacks,” Trump said, according to White House pool reports. He was discussing the U.S. intelligence community’s conclusion that Russia sought to influence the 2016 election in favor of Trump….
Why isn’t clapper in jail for lying under oath to congress? Why haven’t any of them sounded the alarm about the biggest threat to US election integrity: