Tue Sep 11, 2018 AT 2:02 PM EDT
Donald Trump Jr. lamented on ABC’s “Good Morning America” on Tuesday that the number of White House aides his father trusts is “much smaller” in the wake of allegations that some inside the Trump administration have sought to subvert portions of the president’s agenda.
“I think there are people in there that he can trust, it’s just — it’s a much smaller group than I would like it to be,” Trump Jr. said during the ABC interview.
“It would be easier to get things done if you’re able to fully trust everyone around you,” Trump Jr. added. “I think that’s a shame.”
The Trump administration has worked over the past week to push back against the latest wave of damaging reports to emerge from the White House, including a New York Times op-ed penned by an anonymous senior administration official and an incendiary book by veteran Washington journalist Bob Woodward. Both paint a picture of President Donald Trump as impetuous, impulsive, and petty, detailing how some inside the administration have endeavored to stop him from taking certain actions… Reports Politico
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