Many former White House officials saw President Trump as “delusional” and a danger to national security, according to a new report.
CNN’s Carl Bernstein reported on Monday that many former officials within the administration saw the president as being woefully ill-prepared for calls with foreign leaders and said that he pandered in conversation with them.
Two sources told Bernstein that Trump was often “delusional” during such calls, which caused concern to former national security advisers H.R. McMaster and John Bolton, former Defense Secretary James Mattis, former Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, and former White House chief of staff John Kelly. Trump would brag about his own wealth, mock previous