NJ’s Congressional Delegation Shocked at Trump’s Remarks

NJTV News | July 17, 2018 | Politics
‘Disturbing,’ ‘shameful,’ and ‘wrong’ among the adjectives senior politicians used to describe president’s performance alongside Putin

Trump & Putin
Most of New Jersey’s congressional delegation reacted quickly — and forcefully — to statements by President Donald Trump yesterday that seemed to undermine U.S. intelligence services and to buttress Russian President Vladimir Putin’s assertion that his country’s operatives didn’t interfere in the 2016 U.S. presidential elections.

Trump was speaking at a joint press conference with Putin after the two held a summit in Helsinki, Finland. “I have great confidence in my intelligence people, but I will tell you that President Putin was extremely strong and powerful in his denial today,” Trump said.

Many of the Garden State politicians responded via Twitter, the president’s go-to means of communications:

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