Schumer Suggests Trump’s Cabinet Nominees Are His Enemies

By NTK Staff | 01.19.2017 @1:08pm

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told reporters he considers President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees to be his enemies during a press conference on Thursday. Schumer was flanked on both sides by pictures of Trump’s nominees one was titled “Billionaires & Bankers” and the other “#SwampCabinet.” “I want to be right next to my potential Cabinet […]

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer told reporters he considers President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet nominees to be his enemies during a press conference on Thursday.

Schumer was flanked on both sides by pictures of Trump’s nominees one was titled “Billionaires & Bankers” and the other “#SwampCabinet.”

“I want to be right next to my potential Cabinet people,” Schumer told the reporters in the room.

One reporter quipped: “Well, that implies they will be confirmed.”

“No, keep your friends and close and all of that stuff. And your enemies closer, in this case, I don’t know” Schumer responded.

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