Remarks by President Trump in Meeting on E-Cigarettes

Oval Office

September 11, 2019

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Q    A follow-up on your decision yesterday with regard to Mr. Bolton.  What led you to decide to part ways?

THE PRESIDENT:  So, John is somebody that I actually got along with very well.  He made some very big mistakes.  When he talked about the Libyan model for Kim Jong Un, that was not a good statement to make.   You just take a look at what happened with Qaddafi.  That was not a good statement to make, and it set us back. [Full Text]