Trump has been withholding phone calls with foreign leaders that contain politically damaging phone calls on a password protected national security server.
According to the whistleblower complaint, Trump has been hiding politically sensitive information in his phone calls on a national security server. pic.twitter.com/Y8OdnOnUFT
— Sarah Reese Jones (@PoliticusSarah) September 26, 2019
The appendix said, “According to white house officials that I spoke with, this was not the first time under the administration a presidential transcript was placed into this code word level system solely for the purpose of protecting politically sensitive rather than in national security-sensitive information.”
Trump is abusing the intelligence classification system to cover up his crimes and secrets. None of this should be a surprise, but it is a flagrant abuse of power, and the whistleblower report has done a bigger service to the country than anyone first realized.
It appears to have laid out a roadmap to Trump’s biggest potential crimes in office.
There are more damaging readouts of Trump phone calls hidden on a password protected national security server.
Ukraine was just the beginning. It seems that there is much more to come.
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Mr. Easley is the founder/managing editor and Senior White House and Congressional correspondent for PoliticusUSA. Jason has a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science. His graduate work focused on public policy, with a specialization in social reform movements.
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