Donald Trump seems to be putting in MAGA loyalists on the prime of army and intelligence companies simply days earlier than Joe Biden is sworn into workplace.
MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow sounded the alarm concerning the behind-the-scenes transfer by Trump, brazenly asking what the outgoing president thinks he’ll be capable of do with these companies with lower than 48 hours till Biden is sworn in.
“What do the Trump of us suppose they’ll do with the army and the intelligence companies in simply these previous few days?” the MSNBC host requested. “Why hassle putting in all these new ones proper on the finish earlier than Biden will get there?”
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The query is why they attempting to do it? On the very, very, final second, actually they’re attempting to swear this man in on the prime of NSA 24 hours earlier than Biden is inaugurated. And, you realize, sure, at a floor degree that may stick Biden with the annoying job of getting to discover a option to fireplace that man or, you realize, reassigning him to some crucial job in Antarctica watching paint dry exterior. Or one thing else that they’ll do with that man. However take into consideration the place the impetus of that is coming from. What do the Trump of us suppose they’ll do with the army and the intelligence companies in simply these previous few days? Why hassle putting in all these new ones proper on the finish earlier than Biden will get there? We’ll see.
Trump remains to be kicking round coup fantasies
In lower than 48 hours, Joe Biden will likely be sworn in because the nation’s forty sixth president of america. There’s nothing Donald Trump or his band of white supremacist terrorists can do to cease it.
However Trump’s eleventh hour push to put in his loyalists on the prime of army and intelligence companies appears to recommend that coup fantasies are nonetheless being kicked round in his head.
In some model of Trump’s actuality, he both nonetheless thinks he can pull off a coup, or he believes he can affect the army and intelligence companies as soon as he leaves workplace by putting in his loyalists now.
Both approach, Donald Trump is more likely to be disenchanted as he will likely be leaving workplace at midday on Jan. 20, and any MAGA extremist he installs on the final minute is more likely to be canned by Joe Biden.
Sean Colarossi at present resides in Cleveland, Ohio. He earned his Bachelor of Arts diploma in Journalism from the College of Massachusetts Amherst and was an organizing fellow for each of President Obama’s presidential campaigns. He additionally labored with Deliberate Parenthood as an Reasonably priced Care Act Outreach Organizer in 2014, serving to northeast Ohio residents receive medical health insurance protection.