CIA Director Mike Pompeo puts the lie to the claim that President Trump does not attend or take his intelligence briefings seriously. Contrary to what the mainstream media has claimed, the CIA director says that the President is an avid consumer of what the intelligence community has to offer. Even better, he reports, is that the President comes back with insightful questions. You can see the interview here.
As Written By Amber Athey for the Daily Caller:
In a Saturday interview, CIA Director Mike Pompeo asserted that Donald Trump is an avid consumer of intelligence information despite claims to the contrary.
“I meet with the president nearly every day,” Pompeo said on MSNBC. “We have 35 or 40 minutes on his schedule, which almost always runs long.”
“He is a serious consumer of the product the intelligence community delivers,” he continued. “President Trump is incredibly demanding of the intelligence community.”
Host Hugh Hewitt asked Pompeo what he thought of criticisms that Trump doesn’t take intelligence briefings seriously. Trump revealed in December that he doesn’t read his daily intelligence reports…….
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