Kelly says ‘total BS’ that he called Trump an ‘idiot’

Staff Writer

WASHINGTON (AP) — New details emerged on the rift between White House chief of staff John Kelly and President Donald Trump, with one former administration official saying Kelly privately called Trump “an idiot” last year.
Kelly’s insult to the president’s intelligence, confirmed to The Associated Press by the former official, came as his clashes with Trump over policy and personnel grew louder and more frequent.
Kelly, who has cast himself as safeguarding the public from the president, has also threatened to quit the White House on several occasions...To read more, please refer to our print or online edition.