Bernie Sanders: Trump Doesn't Understand Being President
- Author: Joanne Flowers May 19, 2017,
May 19, 2017, 0:13
Gov. John Kasich said House Speaker Paul Ryan should be more aggressive in speaking out against President Donald Trump in the wake of news that Trump asked former FBI Director James Comey to end an investigation into former national security adviser Michael Flynn. Mr. Kasich, who unsuccessfully ran against Mr. Trump in last year's Republican presidential primary, said the allegations that Mr. Trump shared Israeli intelligence about the Middle East with the Russians is...
Kasich and Sanders got into a heated argument over whether they considered Trump a liar or not. "I don't think it's fair to anybody".
"I don't like people who say, 'I told you so, ' but". Never say never, he says, adding that if duty calls, he might get back in the game, something he said he didn't think he would do after exiting politics for Lehman Brothers and the Fox News Channel back in 2000.
" I hope you can see your way clear to letting this go, to letting Flynn go", Trump told Comey, according to the memo.
But at one point he also suggested each day, everyone absorb 10 minutes of a perspective with which they disagree.
Kasich was also asked a question a lot of committed Republicans have - why he didn't endorse Trump as the party's nominee and attend the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. That's important because the head of the DoJ, Attorney General Jeff Sessions, had to recuse himself from the investigation due to his own links to the Trump campaign and his meetings with the Russian ambassador to the United States. Bernie Sanders, D-Vt., which was televised by CNN.
"I don't have any doubt you're not becoming a serial, entrepreneurial Republican", Kasich said in return. "And this president had better learn what it's like to be president and not share classified information with people who do not wish us well".
- Bernie Sanders (@SenSanders) May 18, 2017Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein appointed former FBI Director Robert Mueller Wednesday to act as a special counsel investigating Russia's involvement in the US election. And then I went to the east.