Even Trump’s advisers are cringing after his humiliating and disgraceful performance with Putin.
Hillary Clinton rightly predicted that Trump would be Vladimir Putin’s “puppet,” and now, after his humiliating and disgraceful joint press conference with the Russian dictator on Monday, the whole world knows she was right.
That wasn’t the plan, according to U.S. officials, as if Trump ever follows the plan.
The White House wanted him to “push Putin,” the Wall Street Journal reports, thinking that such an unexpected confrontation would somehow surprise the former KGB officer and make Trump “look good.”
“Obviously, it didn’t happen,” a White House official said.…