At a private event, Trump said that whoever passed on the info of his Ukraine talks is “close to a spy” and spies were handled a bit differently.
Breaking News: The whistle-blower is said to be a CIA officer who was assigned to work at the White House. His complaint suggests he is a trained analyst. https://t.co/wA0GOwwiWX
— The New York Times (@nytimes) September 26, 2019
As with Trump’s attacks on the press, his covering for MBS with Khashoggi, his personal corruption, and his attempts to subvert rule of law, his hint of executing a whistleblower will give authoritarian regimes the green light to follow suit, so long as they call them “spies.”
— Brian Klaas (@brianklaas) September 26, 2019
Trunp doesn't say that he didn't do it.
Trump says the people who caught him should he executed.
— Jesse Ferguson (@JesseFFerguson) September 26, 2019