While appearing on Friday’s edition of CNN’s “The Situation Room,” network counterterrorism analyst Phil Mudd issued what appeared to be a thinly-veiled threat against President Trump, saying that the FBI has been around much longer than the Trump administration.
“The president is talking about basically corruption at the FBI today, but we oppose the leadership,” he said. “The workforce is going to look at this and say, this is an attack on our ability to conduct an investigation with integrity. There are hundreds of agents and analysts working on this investigation. It’s not just Christopher Wray, the FBI Director.”
“So, the FBI people — I’m going to tell you are ticked, and they’re going to be saying, I guarantee it, you think you could push us off this because you can try to intimidate the director, you’d better think again, Mr. President,” he added. “You’ve been around for 13