Brennan Desperately Tries to Backpedal, Claims He Never Meant to Accuse Trump of ‘Treason’

Truthfeed | 8/18/2018 | Amy Moreno
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Obama’s former CIA Chief John Brennan is back peddling like crazy after President Trump revoked his security clearance for his erratic behavior.

Brennan, who has regularly taken to Twitter to accuse Trump of “treason” and also called for “coups” against him, had his security clearance revoked last week.

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Now, Brennan is back peddling, claiming he never meant to accuse President Trump of “treason,” even though he very clearly said exactly that on Twitter.

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Rachel Maddow Show,” former CIA Director John Brennan stated that he didn’t mean President Trump committed treason when he referred to the president’s performance at the Helsinki summit as “nothing short of treasonous.”

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Host Rachel Maddow said, “After Helsinki, you were stark, and even a little bit scary in your criticism of his behavior. You said it rose to treason.”

Brennan responded, “I said it was nothing short of treasonous.”

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Maddow then stated, “In this current controversy, that specific comment has been singled out by a number of people as a comment that maybe, by you, crossed the line, that was maybe –.”

Maddow responded that she wasn’t questioning whether Brennan had the right to make those remarks, and then asked, “But do you stand by that consideration, and can you explain, can you elaborate what...
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