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Clapper: “There Is A Difference Between Skepticism and Disparagement”

During, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testimony in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee on Thursday he was asked about President-elect Donald Trump’s skepticism on the intelligence communities information.

“I think there is an important distinction here between healthy skepticism, which policymakers to include policy maker number one [the President], should always have for intelligence, but I think there’s a difference between skepticism and disparagement,” Clapper told the committee.