President Donald Trump late Saturday night issued another highly controversial and frankly unfair tweet targeting the FBI. Trump suggested that the FBI might have prevented the massacre atMarjory Douglas Stoneman High School in Parkland, Florida if they weren’t “spending too much time trying to prove Russian collusion with the Trump campaign.” It is obviously a false association since the local and national offices dealing with such school threats are entirely removed by the Russian investigation. Indeed, the entire structure of the Special Counsel operation is designed to set it apart from Main Justice and other investigations. The tweet is being condemned as politicizing the massacre as students are still being mourned and buried. This includes some very angry responses from the surviving students.
The President’s tweet read: