President Donald Trump is going out firing people like he just got fired….
Trump has continued to try and sell the idea that anyplace he didn’t win had voting fraud….
Christopher Krebs, who headed the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency at DHS had the balls to say there was NO fraud in the election 2 weeks ago….
That earned him being fired….
THAT has NOT gone unnoticed by the media ….
In recent weeks Trump has made repeated, unproved charges of voter and ballot fraud, and his campaign is challenging election results in several states, so far with little success.
Krebs’s agency has asserted its independence in recent days, last Thursday issuing a statement that contradicted Trump’s allegations of fraud: “The November 3rd election was the most secure in American history,” said the statement from the coordinating council of state and local federal government entities in charge of protecting elections. “There is no evidence that any voting system deleted or lost votes, changed votes, or was in any way compromised.”
After his firing, Krebs responded from his personal Twitter account: “Honored to serve. We did it right. Defend Today, Secure Tomorrow. #Protect2020.”
Krebs worked closely with former DHS secretary Kirstjen Nielsen, who resigned in April 2019 after clashing with Trump over election security and immigration. His association with Nielsen also factored into the decision to dismiss Krebs, a DHS official said….
The White House appears to be removing anyone deemed disloyal, according to three people familiar with the situation….