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Trump: I'd Rather Have Pompeo On The Phone With World Leaders Than Washing Dishes Because His Wife Isn't There

Trump: I'd Rather Have Pompeo On The Phone With World Leaders Than Washing Dishes Because His Wife Isn't There

Trump feigns ignorance on the State Department IG firing and then says this about Pompeo using his staff for personal errands: “And now I have you telling me about dog walking, washing dishes and, you know what, I'd rather have him on the phone with some world leader than have him wash dishes because maybe his wife isn't there or his kids aren't there."
Trump Axes Another Inspector General For Doing His Job
Then-State Department Inspector General Steve Linick leaves the U.S. Capitol Oct. 2, 2019, having met with congressional officials to brief them on information related to the impeachment inquiry. It was later learned that the information related to Hunter Biden and Ukraine. Image from: Getty Images

Trump Axes Another Inspector General For Doing His Job

Trump has purged yet another inspector general, State Department IG Steve Linick.
Trump's VA Whistleblower Office Hunts Down And Punishes Whistleblowers
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Trump's VA Whistleblower Office Hunts Down And Punishes Whistleblowers

The inspector general of the Department of Veterans Affairs has issued a scathing report finding that the Office of Accountability and Whistleblower Protection has failed in its core mission of protecting whistleblowers, and instead has doubled down on the retaliation that is widespread in the agency.