Woodward: Trump Is 'Detached' From Reality, Jeopardizes National Security

The book tells of an expletive-laden row between Ivanka Trump and Steve Bannon the former chief White House strategist

The book tells of an expletive-laden row between Ivanka Trump and Steve Bannon the former chief White House strategist

The New York Times decided on a different approach last week, when it was told by a Trump administration official that a cabal of senior staff was secretly working to thwart the president.

"The suggestion that materials were "stolen" from the president's desk to prevent his signature misunderstands how the White House document review process works - and has worked for at least the last eight administrations", Porter says. "The government doesn't keep a balance sheet like that".

Trump tweeted that "the Woodward book is a Joke - just another assault against me, in a barrage of assaults, using now disproven unnamed and anonymous sources".

Trump has blasted the book ahead of its release, calling its author a "liar" on Twitter.

President Donald Trump exploded at his former lawyer, John Dowd, after reading news reports that said special counsel Robert Mueller had subpoenaed records from Deutsche Bank.

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While the Federal Reserve controls the money supply, U.S. Presidents have traditionally stayed out of the decision making of the Fed. US President further said that if he had spoken like that then he wouldn't had become the US President.

"A source tells us he [Trump] shouted out 'Bring back Hope Hicks!' Apparently, he preferred her response to ["Fire and Fury" author] Michael Wolff". In one part, Woodward writes: 'Mattis was particularly exasperated and alarmed, telling close associates that the president acted like - and had the understanding of - "a fifth- or sixth-grader"'. Colbert asked Woodward, and he said "not knowing" what's going on in the Oval Office or Trump's head.

On Secretary of Defense James Mattis and White House Chief of Staff John Kelly publicly denying having said things they are quoted as saying in Woodward's book. His book portrays Donald Trump as an angry man becoming increasingly paranoid about Robert Mueller's Russian Federation investigation.

Trump tweeted Monday that he has been subjected to "Phony books, articles and TV "hits" like no other pol has had to endure".

Having now read Bob Woodward's Fear, I am struck by the selective and often misleading portrait it paints of the President and his administration. "Their quotes were made up frauds, a con on the public".

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According to the book, Trump told his national security aide that United States is losing in Afghanistan.

Deutsche Bank was under investigation by the Justice Department for both its role in a " mirror trading " scheme with Russian oligarchs that allowed them to launder cash out of Russia in the face of USA sanctions, and for its mortgage practices amid the financial crisis, which regulators sought a $14 billion fine for.

Woodward and Bernstein's reporting led to a Congressional investigation that would have most likely ended with Nixon's impeachment.

"I think there are people in there that he can trust, it's just - it's a much smaller group than I would like it to be", Trump Jr., 40, said on ABC's "Good Morning America."

"Pakistan isn't helping us".

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