Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Lindsey Graham, usually a staunch ally of the president, doesn’t appear to be as impressed with the White House’s decision to hire former Rep. Trey Gowdy to serve on President Donald Trump’s legal team as “The View” co-host Meghan McCain.
Speaking on the radio Friday morning, a day after McCain warned her Democrat co-hosts that Gowdy’s hiring is a big win for the president, Graham seemed to express the opposite sentiment.
“He brings a lot. He understands the Congress. He’s a smart lawyer. But it won’t matter if the president won’t listen to him,” he said while speaking on FNC host Brian Kilmeade’s Fox News Radio program.
Listen to some of the interview below:
(Source: Fox News)
It was a reference to the president’s demonstrated habit of ignoring not only legal advice but the advice of his aides as well. While the president certainly…