One of President Donald Trump’s most common responses to intelligence briefings is to doubt what he’s being told, former Deputy Director of Intelligence Susan Gordon said Tuesday.
Wow, @juliaioffe reports that Lewis Lukens, the former deputy chief of mission at the U.S. embassy in London, was fired after 30 years as a foreign service officer because he mentioned Obama in a speech last year. https://t.co/fZq9cZn9j2
— Natasha Bertrand (@NatashaBertrand) December 3, 2019
Sue Gordon speaks. And the CNN headline is stark:
"Former official says Trump often refused to believe his intelligence briefings"https://t.co/QtkricvDss
— Brian Stelter (@brianstelter) December 3, 2019