Thread: [Continuation] The Trump Presidency Part III
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Old 25th August 2017, 01:03 PM   #42
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Originally Posted by McHrozni View Post
True, but I find this both good news and potentially alarming as well. If Trump can be influenced in this way it's good news that someone is taking reins and will begin feeding him credible information. The alarming news is that this person will now potentially hold the reins of the presidency.


Even under the best of circumstances there is always some truth to this regarding the White House Chief of Staff. With some Presidents more than others.

To some degree it is part of the job.

In Trump's case all I can say is I am glad that person is General Kelly. It could be much worse.
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