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Trump doesn’t listen to his advisers so why should they listen to him?

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Dementia full blown . 

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Ignoring Trump’s Orders, Hoping He’ll Forget

 

Slow-walking or flat-out disobeying Trump’s fleeting obsessions has become common practice across various sectors of government.

 

On March 29, during a weekend jaunt to Mar-a-Lago, Donald Trump announced a major policy decision that surprised top-ranking officials in several government agencies. The United States was cutting off aid to Honduras, Guatemala, and El Salvador, the president said.

 

A month and a half has passed since the president’s Central America announcement, and according to lawmakers and aides, the administration is not advancing the issue.

 

“We have heard nothing so far,” a senior Democratic official on the Senate Appropriations Committee, which must sign off on any funds that State wants to reallocate, told me. “What money are we talking about? For what purposes? What’s the timeline for this? It’s been weeks now, and we’ve asked multiple times, and we know nothing.”

 

In the Trump White House, a month and a half is more like a lifetime, meaning that many officials, voters, and reporters—not to mention Trump himself—have long since moved on from the momentary chaos. (Indeed, one outside adviser to the president’s 2020 campaign told me he didn’t even recall that Trump had pledged to cut off the aid.)

 

Since assuming office, Trump has issued many private demands to aides that have either been slow-walked or altogether ignored. But when the president dictates those spontaneous orders publicly, officials are suddenly accountable to a much broader audience—at least in theory—to make them a reality.

 

Take an early morning in July 2017, when Trump tweeted that he was banning transgender individuals from serving in the military.

 

“We had literally just spoken to him about holding off on a decision and having a conversation later that day, maybe even bringing in Mattis and McMaster for it,” one of the sources recalled. “But then he tweeted it, and there wasn’t really any easy or effective way to walk it back.”

 

In December 2018, Trump took to Twitter to announce the immediate withdrawal of all U.S. troops from Syria—a decision that blindsided his own generals, Congress, and American allies.

 

We Still have Troops in Syria

 

Clown Show - The Only People Who Take Trump Seriously live in the Trump Cult

 

Source - https://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2019/05/trump-aides-ignore-president/589489/

 

 

 

 

 

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