The member of the Trump legal team who stirred outrage when he said former Homeland Security Department cybersecurity chief Chris Krebs should be “taken out at dawn and shot” said he meant no harm.
Former U.S. Attorney Joe diGenova told the Washington Examiner on Tuesday that his comment about Krebs, who was fired by President Trump after stating that the 2020 election was the most secure in U.S. history, is being blown out of proportion.
“For anyone listening to the Howie Carr Show, it was obvious that my remarks were sarcastic and made in jest,” he said. “I, of course, wish Mr. Krebs no harm. This was hyperbole during political