Trump tweets copy of letter from lawyer John Dowd to Jim Mattis
BY J. EDWARD MORENO
President Trump on Thursday tweeted a copy of a letter from John Dowd, one of the lead lawyers who represented him during the Russia investigation, addressed to former Defense Secretary James Mattis.
The letter penned by Dowd denounced Mattis for criticizing the president’s approach to protesters in front of the White House.
“The phony protesters near Lafayette park were not peaceful and are not real. They are terrorists using idle hate filled students to burn and destroy,” Dowd wrote, referring to the peaceful protesters at Lafayette Square who were forcefully dispersed…