White House spokesperson Josh Earnest accused Trump of coordinating with Russian President Putin without a shred of evidence.
Making an Attack on Obama Into an Attack on Trump
During a joint press conference with the Moldovan President, the Russian president called the dossier on Trump “rubbish”, blasted the Obama administration for demeaning the incoming administration, and said the spreaders of fake news are “worse than prostitutes”. That led up to Josh Earnest being asked about it at today’s briefing.
ABC reporter Jon Karl asked, “Putin made a specific allegation, pretty explosive one coming from another, you know, global leader he’s accusing the Obama administration of trying to delegitimize the incoming Trump administration. What’s your response to Vladimir Putin?”
Earnest responded, “First of all, it sounds like he got his copy of the talking points. Second —“
“From who?” Karl asked.
“Well, I don’t know it certainly sounds a lot like what the incoming administration’s team is saying…
Listen to the exchange here:
Donald Trump isn’t even in office yet but Maxine Waters says he might be impeachable now. If there was “collusion” with Russia, he already committed an impeachable offense.
Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) said Donald Trump may have already committed an impeachable offense, even before he has taken office as president of the United States. Waters said if it is found out that the Russians were in collusion with the Trump campaign to strategize and come up with terms like “Crooked Hillary,” the President-elect did something “impeachable.”
She totally made all of this up. It’s ridiculous. Anyone could say this about anyone.