Vice President-elect Mike Pence has ordered the removal of all lobbyists from President-elect Donald Trump’s transition team, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday night.
[H/T: Business Insider]
Demonstrating once again that Trump has no idea how Washington works and how dangerous it is to bring in an outsider for the Very Serious Business of running the country.
Just kidding. Screw those ticks.
BTW Obama promised when he ran for president that there would be no lobbyists in his administration, and then he hired lobbyists to work in his administration.
The Press did not care.
The Anti-Trump press isn’t covering this story much, but they are absolutely livid (and butthurt) that Trump went to dinner without telling them.
As Trump Leaves Press Behind for Steak Dinner, Incoming Admin Already Showing Lack of Transparency.
In a highly unusual move, President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday night left his Manhattan residence without notifying the reporters covering him or giving any indication of where he was going.
The maneuver seemed to deliberately limit access to the media.
*Now* the media are complaining about a lack of transparency? Ahem.