Saul Loeb, AFP/Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump leaves the White Home on Friday for a weekend with Republican lawmakers at Camp David in Maryland.
I understand that you would fill the paper every day with the most recent outrages from the Trump White Home, however on Friday you completely buried two tales within the “Briefs” part.
In a single extraordinarily brief merchandise, you reported that the president “directed his White Home counsel to induce Legal professional Normal Jeff Periods to not recuse himself” from the Russia investigation. Wow! One other blatant instance of Donald Trump trying to hinder justice and undermine the (more and more shaky) rule of legislation in our nation.
In one other merchandise, you devoted one complete sentence to notice that Trump’s legal professionals have despatched a “stop and desist” letter in an try to cease publication of the brand new e book detailing the chaos and incompetence of the administration’s first yr. Authorized threats have been a generally used tactic by Trump the personal citizen, however they’re much more outrageous coming from the highest-profile public determine within the nation.