Donald Trump Felt Very Badly For Mike Flynn After He Plead Guilty For Lying to FBI

Type: Poor JudgmentDec 04 2017 Severity:
Targeted: Federal Law EnforcementAbout: Michael Flynn & FBI
Donald Trump claimed that he felt "very badly" for disgraced National Security Adviser Mike Flynn after he plead guilty to a single count of lying to the FBI. Flynn faced much more serious charges, but is now cooperating with the FBI in exchange for the drastically reduced charges. Trump downplayed Flynn's guilty plea and lamented that the FBI has "ruined his life."

Main Source: washingtonpost.com

Quote | Trump downplayed Flynn's guilty plea and went on to attack Hillary Clinton.

“I feel badly for General Flynn,” Trump said on the South Lawn of the White House, as he boarded Marine One ahead of a trip to Utah. “I feel very badly. He's led a very strong life, and I feel very badly.”

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