President Trump is fixated on loyalty, particularly from the attorney general. He famously complained that Attorney General Jeff Sessions doesn’t protect him the way, Trump believed, Holder did former president Barack Obama. So, when I asked Holder if Trump didn’t have a point, he set the record straight.
“I didn’t have to protect Barack Obama, okay?” said Holder to applause from the audience during a live-event recording of the latest episode of “Cape Up” on Feb. 27 at The Post. “His campaign wasn’t colluding with the Russians. We didn’t have to worry about obstruction of justice.”
“I didn’t have to protect Barack Obama, okay?”