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  Trump's new intel chief was a Trump critic in 2016
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Last EditedWA Indy  Feb 22, 2020 10:23am
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AuthorNatasha Bertrand
News DateSaturday, February 22, 2020 04:00:00 PM UTC0:0
DescriptionPresident Donald Trump’s new acting director of National Intelligence, Richard Grenell, has for years been a vocal Trump loyalist, using his Twitter account to boost the president’s policies on everything from 5G and NATO to the Iran deal and the economy.

But Grenell wasn’t always a Trump supporter: In 2016, before the New York real estate mogul became the GOP presidential nominee, Grenell called Trump “dangerous” and spoke out regularly in favor of then-Ohio Gov. John Kasich, according to deleted tweets recovered via a joint inquiry by POLITICO and the cybersecurity firm Nisos.
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