Aug 8, 2017 - Politics & Policy

Richard Blumenthal: Trump's tweets "designed to distract"

Carolyn Kaster/AP

Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-Conn.) told Morning Joe on Tuesday that he feels President Trump's tweets "are designed to distract."

In response to Trump's barrage of tweets sent from his vacation, Sen. Blumenthal said he can't explain the President's obsession with him, and that he is even more determined now to protect the special counsel.

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