Exclusive: Kellyanne Conway on the Leaks in Washington and the Dangers of the Swamp 

Breitbart | 3/6/2019 | Staff
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For decades, Kellyanne Conway has lived and worked within the swamp of Washington, DC, yet as White House Senior Counselor to President Donald Trump, she remains in a tumultuous West Wing that has spat out seasoned Washington professionals, hardened generals, passionate reformers, and even a “killer” Wall Street banker.

The swamp is hungry, she explained in an interview with Breitbart News, pointing to a “staff infection” in Washington from Republican campaigns who never left town — even when they lost elections.

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“It’s like that plant in The Little Shop of Horrors,” she said, referencing a fictional man-eating plant to describe the climate of the swamp. “Folks are unwittingly standing by one moment and gobbled up by it the next.”

Despite her long professional relationship with the president, there are no reports of Special Counsel Robert Mueller calling her in to testify. There appears to be little to no interest among Democrats for her testimony — no interest in hearing from Trump’s campaign manager at hearings about alleged collusion between the campaign and Russia. She does not even appear on the list released Monday of the 81 Trump-connected Americans that Democrats are investigating.

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Maybe it’s because she’s not important enough to know anything significant, as her detractors suggest on background, or maybe it’s because she knows enough about Washington to navigate the swamp.

I spoke with Conway after Trump’s once braggadocious personal lawyer Michael Cohen, who once vowed to take a bullet for the president, spent the day berating his former boss on camera.

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“This behavior is churlish, it denigrates the office of the president, and it’s simply un-American,” Cohen said to the cameras. ”And it’s not you.”

It’s been a long day in Washington as it began with the president meeting Kim Jong-un for nuclear negotiations and ended with the Michael Cohen show.

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