Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump tweeted a link about the Change.org petition to fire CNN political contributor Navarro. And, in addition to the link, he offered up a little commentary, cleverly disguising the fact he, too, has a planted supporter on CNN’s political commentators roster.
Trump accuses her of “work[ing] for Bush — a total conflict of interest.”
Which would be pretty bad for CNN if 1] she actually worked for Jeb Bush, which she doesn’t, but is openly a Bush and Rubio supporter and 2] if Trump didn’t suggest CNN hire Jeffrey Lord and CNN go for it.
But since CNN did hire Lord after Trump’s campaign floated his name to offer some Trump-friendly commentary, Trump has no case…