Bolton: Trump's 'fundamental focus' not on US national security
Former White House national security adviser John Bolton says that President Donald Trump's denial on receiving a briefing about intelligence that Russians had tried to bribe Taliban fighters to kill US troops, shows that his "fundamental focus" is not on national security.
Susan Rice, former US Ambassador to the UN and National Security Adviser under President Obama, joins Andrea Mitchell to discuss President Trump's comments to Bob Woodward on white privilege, NSA Robert O'Brien's handling of the early warnings that the virus was a national security threat, and the President potentially disclosing classified information on US nuclear weapons. Aired on 09/10/2020. The Morning Joe panel discusses National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien contracting coronavirus and the lack of transparency surrounding the Russian bounties placed on U.S. soldiers. Aired on 7/28/2020. Ohio State football coach Ryan Day says his focus is on "what's next" for the team and individual players like quarterback Justin Fields. (Aug. 12) The head of U.S. operations for TikTok, Vanessa Pappas, tells NBC's Jo Ling Kent the app is "not a national security threat" despite political tension between the U.S. and China.