Donald Trump says Bruce Ohr next to lose security clearance

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In an opinion piece in The New York Times, former CIA Director John Brennan said Trump's decision, announced Wednesday, to deny him access to classified information was a desperate attempt to end Mueller's investigation.

Hayden made his remarks in a Friday interview on CNN's "New Day."

After revoking security clearance from former Central Intelligence Agency director John Brennan, Donald Trump reportedly is prepared to exact the same vengeance on other individuals who he sees as political enemies.

"I don't know McRaven", Trump said of the former Navy SEAL who organized the 2011 raid that killed Osama Bin Laden.

"There are few, if any, who have a more impressive record of service", Hayden said.

"You look at any of them and you see the things they've done", Trump told the Journal. "I suspect I'll be taking it away very quickly", Trump told reporters on the South Lawn before leaving the White House for NY.

President Trump said he expects to "quickly" revoke the security clearance for the Justice Department official whose wife worked for the firm involved in producing the dossier on Trump's ties to Russian Federation.

The only question remaining is whether the collusion amounts to a "constituted criminally liable conspiracy", Brennan wrote.

In August 2016, just two days after Brennan briefed Senator Harry Reid and other members on Russian interference in the election, the Nevada senator wrote a letter to then-FBI director James Comey, calling the FBI to investigate Trump's campaign.

"I will be introducing an amendment next week to block the President from punishing and intimidating his critics by arbitrarily revoking security clearances".

The letter reads in part, "The evidence of a direct connection between the Russian government and Donald Trump's presidential campaign continues to mount and has led Michael Morrell, the former Acting Central Intelligence Director, to call Trump an "unwitting agent" of Russia and the Kremlin".

McRaven was critical of Trump, saying he's "embarrassed us in the eyes of our children, humiliated us on the world stage and, worst of all, divided us as a nation". "I think they're not good people".

The White House announced Thursday that it was revoking the former Central Intelligence Agency director's clearance because of what press secretary Sarah Sanders called "unfounded and outrageous allegations". President Trump said today at the White House he's actually doing the opposite.

Sen. Richard Burr said Thursday that Brennan is purporting to know - as fact - that the Trump campaign colluded with a foreign power.

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