Dan Rather: Trump’s team a ‘revolv­ing door of crim­i­nals’

Dan Rather: Trump’s team a ‘revolving door of criminals’

News­man Dan Rather is step­ping up his crit­i­cism of for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump, using his online newslet­ter to rip the GOP pres­i­den­tial candidate’s reliance on old friends who have had brush­es with the law.
Under the head­line “The White House to the Big House,” with the sub­head, “Felons present and par­doned in Trump-world,” the con­tro­ver­sial for­mer CBS News anchor hit Trump’s allies as a “sur­re­al revolv­ing door of crim­i­nals.”
He added, “Tru­ly, you can’t make it up.”
Rather’s hook was the jail­ing of for­mer Trump eco­nom­ic aide Peter Navar­ro this week for refus­ing to appear before Con­gress to dis­cuss the events of Jan. 6, 2021. He was sub­se­quent­ly con­vict­ed of con­tempt of Con­gress and is in jail pend­ing an appeal.
Rather also focused on the report­ed return to the Trump inner cir­cle of 2016 cam­paign man­ag­er Paul Man­afort who was jailed in a drawn-out tax case.

For­give my lan­guage, but this stood out to me: As Peter Navar­ro …