Trump's document dump leaves national security experts fuming

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Washington Examiner—National security experts acknowledge that President Trump has every right to tell his government to declassify selective portions of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act application on former Trump campaign aide Carter Page, as well as "all FBI reports" prepared in connection with the wiretap warrant request.

National security expert says intel staff should resign rather than provide classified documents to Trump. David Kris, former assistant attorney general for national security under President Obama, told CNN that Trump’s move to declassify FISA warrants and other documents related to the Russia probes was such an “extreme departure from the rules and norms that have governed this field” that professionals and leaders in the intelligence community may consider resigning. “Reasonable minds can differ about the appropriate balance between secrecy and transparency,” Kris said. “One of the most troubling...