Jim Himes

Trump Again Attacks Blumenthal On Twitter

Trump Again Attacks Blumenthal On Twitter

President Donald Trump blasted Sen. Richard Blumenthal on Twitter Wednesday after the Democrat questioned his motives for abruptly firing FBI Director James Comey in the midst of an ongoing investigation into Russian meddling in the presidential election.

It was the second time in three months Trump attacked Blumenthal on social media, reviving a seven-year-old controversy about Blumenthal's military record. Calling him "Richie," Trump said Blumenthal had "devised one of the greatest military frauds in U.S. history."

"For years, as a pol in Connecticut, Blumenthal would talk of his great bravery and conquests in Vietnam...

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