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Subject:  Trump too busy.... Date:  11/24/2016  1:52 AM
Author:  JohnEBgood Number:  2120442 of 2363851

for daily intelligence briefings.

After his election in 2008, President Obama took part not only in regular intelligence briefings but also scheduled “deep dives” on key subjects including Iran’s nuclear program and covert CIA operations, including the accelerating campaign of drone strikes in Pakistan.

“During the transition, President Obama was an avid consumer of intelligence,” said retired Lt. Gen. Michael V. Hayden, who was CIA director when Obama was elected.


https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/national-security/trump...

Choosing his cabinet is certainly an important job. But Donald Trump has absolutely no relevant experience regarding national security.

It would seem to me that Trump needs to learn a great deal before he assumes the responsibility of being Commander in Chief. But then again, he's told us that he knows more than the Generals.

Ignorance is bad enough. Arrogance makes it a lot worse.

Jack
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