JUST IN: In a new statement, Rep. Herrera Beutler confirms conversation between House Minority Leader McCarthy and fmr. President Trump on January 6; calls out other officials who were present to speak out
Fmr. President Obama criticized President Trump for going "out of his way to insult anybody who doesn't support him or threaten them with jail. That's not normal presidential behavior." He adds that Trump's actions “embolden other people to be cruel and divisive and racist"
"He is the super spreader," fmr. RNC Chairman Michael Steel says of President Trump. "He is the problem in the White House, and everyone wants to tip toe around it."
On NY Times report that Pres. Trump told the U.S. amb. to the U.K. to move the British Open to his golf course, fmr. Deputy Chief in Mission Lukens says, “It’s a clear example of trying to use U.S. government resources...to line the president's pocket.”
Fmr. Bush speechwriter David Frum says President Trump is a "psychological coward" and is "heading toward a historic political defeat — one that will likely take the Republican Senate down with him."