“Trump boiled over concerning the bunker story as quickly as they arrived and shouted at them to smoke out whoever had leaked it. It was essentially the most upset some aides had ever seen the president,” Bender writes.
‘Whoever did that, they need to be charged with treason!’ Trump yelled. ‘They need to be executed!'” the e book reads.
Then-White Home chief of workers Mark Meadows “repeatedly tried to calm the president as startled aides averted eye contact,” Bender writes, including that Trump’s high aide advised his boss: “I am on it. We will discover out who did it.”
Trump, offended over the leak for days, “repeatedly requested Meadows if he’d discovered the leaker,” along with his high aide turning into “obsessed” with discovering the supply, in keeping with the e book, which famous that “those that stated they’d heard the president subject that warning had interpreted the outburst as an indication of a president in panic.”
On the time, the White Home had additionally cautioned staffers who needed to go to work the Monday after the bunker was used to cover their passes till they attain a Secret Service entry level and to cover them as they left, in keeping with an e mail which was considered by CNN.
CORRECTION: This story has been up to date to appropriate when then-President Trump was taken to the White Home bunker.