Rather than defend America against those who would threaten it, he attacked his own citizens and institutions while hailing the leader of a hostile power.
Hint: It’s not Peter Strzok.
Mr. Colbert said of the often contentious hearing: “It was like ‘A Few Good Men,’ but with even fewer good men.”
Peter Strzok, the F.B.I. deputy assistant director, faced attacks from a Republican lawmaker who brought up Mr. Strzok’s extramarital affair.
Peter Strzok, the F.B.I. agent who led the investigations of Russian interference and the Clinton emails, was hauled before the House but came out swinging.
The president said a new Justice Department inspector general report exposed the “scum on top” of the F.B.I. and showed “total bias” against him.
“Doesn’t get any lower than that!” Mr. Trump wrote of findings in a Justice Department report that detailed texts between F.B.I. agents who opposed his presidential bid.