Monday, February 27, 2017

Champagne Time! It's a "Bloodbath" at the State Department

by Robert Spencer, February 24, 2017

At least one swamp appears to be being drained. "It's a bloodbath at the State Department," the New York Post hyperventilated last Friday: "Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is cleaning house at the State Department, according to a report." In Donald Trump's America, so much has happened so quickly to set the nation on a course decisively different from the one it was on during the regime of his disastrous socialist internationalist predecessor that this particular bit of good news was largely overlooked.

But if a housecleaning at the State Department isn't a cause for celebration, nothing is. "Many of those let go were on the building's seventh floor - top-floor bigs," the Post tells us, and adds that this is "a symbolically important sign to the rest of the diplomatic corps that their new boss has different priorities than the last one." Pop the champagne! And not only that, but "this week's round of firings marks the second time State Department personnel have been cleared out since President Trump took office last month. Four top officials were cleared out of the building at the end of January." Break out the hats and hooters!.......To Read More....

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