A longtime enemy of President Trump’s was just unexpectedly arrested, and the news has rocked Washington, DC.
Chelsea Manning, who Trump who has rightly called an “ungrateful traitor,” was just led away in handcuffs for refusing to appear in court to testify in connection with her criminal violation of the Espionage Act.
Before being hauled off to jail, Manning told the judge that she would “accept whatever you bring upon me,” a possible attempt at trying to make herself look like some kind of hero while she has the spotlight again.
The secret grand jury she failed to appear before was established to investigate WikiLeaks, however, this story serves as a reminder that Manning put our national security in danger by illegally turning over thousands of documents.
Back in 2017, then-President Barack Obama commuted her prison sentence in a cynical attempt to appeal to the far-left, anti-America base of the Democratic Party. Manning then proceeded to attack Obama anyway.
Trump tweeted at the time, “Ungrateful TRAITOR Chelsea Manning, who should never have been released from prison, is now calling President Obama a weak leader. Terrible!”
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