Former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski has concerns that President Trump is surrounded by members of the deep state who do not have his best interests at heart, as documented by The Daily Caller News Foundation.
Lewandowski recently articulated his concerns during an interview with Fox News Sunday.
Reviewing Lewandowski’s Statements on the Deep State
According to Lewandowski, President Trump is in a position where he is facing ongoing attacks from multiple sources. The former campaign manager believes that attacks from the intelligence community are particularly dangerous and most indicative of the deep state.
In Lewandowski’s own words:
“The attacks that this president has faced since the day he won the election have been unprecedented…and those attacks have come from the media, from the Republican establishment who have never supported candidate Trump and still, by and large, don’t support Donald Trump … and the intelligence community.”
Despite no longer serving as the president’s campaign manager, Lewandowski has steadfastly maintained his support for Trump:
Lewandowski’s commentary regarding President Trump and the various forces which stand against him come as the latter recently announced his re-election campaign.
Concerns Regarding the Deep State
Conservatives have maintained various concerns about the deep state for quite some time. Since Trump’s entry into the political arena, he has faced massive opposition from certain individuals and groups who view him as a threat.
These entities are not mutually exclusive to the left-wing either; Republicans such as Justin Amash, George Conway, etc. have made no secret of how they feel about the president. As many Americans know, there are also powerful individuals who remain quiet and simply work behind the scenes in order to achieve their ends.
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