James Clapper: Defending democracy from Trump

(CNN)Last week, when he affirmed prior to the Senate Judiciary subcommittee, James Clapper, previous director of nationwide intelligence, had the personality of somebody who appeared like he had actually retired for a factor and prepared to go directly back. He made his points, addressed lots of concerns and possibly hoped that would be completion of his contribution on the Trump/Russia story.

There ought to be little doubt that the remarkable days that followed his initial testament– most significantly, practically precisely 24 hours later on, President Donald Trump’s shooting of FBI Director James Comey– started in some step since of his downplayed however extremely damning statement.

Now, as he willingly makes the media circuit because the shooting, Clapper sees the repercussions of Trump’s actions as so threatening to our democracy that he is not most likely to decline quickly.
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