Trump looks into revoking security clearances for Brennan, other Obama officials

Trump looks into revoking security clearances for Brennan, other Obama officials
The brain trust, briefing Congress in 2014. (Image: Defense Intelligence Agency)

[Ed. – About time.  It’s amazing, given his Communist baggage, that Brennan ever got one in the first place.]

President Trump is looking into revoking the security clearances of several top Obama-era intelligence and law enforcement officials, White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said Monday, accusing them of having “politicized” or “monetized” their public service.

She made the announcement at Monday’s press briefing, after Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., called on the president to specifically revoke Trump critic and former CIA Director John Brennan’s clearance.

Sanders said Trump is considering it — and also looking into the clearances for other former officials and Trump critics: former FBI Director James Comey, former Deputy FBI Director Andrew McCabe, former Director of National Intelligence James Clapper, former National Security Adviser Susan Rice and former CIA Director Michael Hayden (who also worked under President George W. Bush).

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