Donald Trump Accused Three Judges of Putting National Security at Risk

Type: Fear MongeringFeb 08 2017 Severity:

Trump's comments came the morning following a heated hearing on the appeal of the hold on his travel ban. Three judges of the United States Court of Appeals expressed skepticism about the arguments of a Justice Department lawyer defending Mr. Trump’s order. During a speech to the NAS, Trump expressed that the judges were putting the country's security at risk.

Main Source: nytimes.com

Quote | Trump lashed out at three judges who to oversaw the appeal of his travel ban.

Following a hearing on his travel ban, Trump said in a speech to NAS members: “I listened to a bunch of stuff last night on television that was disgraceful,” Mr. Trump said. “I think it’s sad. I think it’s a sad day. I think our security is at risk today.”