Warren, Sanders slam Bolton's tenure amid White House exit

Warren, Sanders slam Bolton's tenure amid White House exit
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Sens. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenBiden's fiscal program: What is the likely market impact? Warren, Schumer introduce plan for next president to cancel ,000 in student debt The Hill's 12:30 Report - Presented by Facebook - Don't expect a government check anytime soon MORE (D-Mass.) and Bernie SandersBernie SandersKenosha will be a good bellwether in 2020 Biden's fiscal program: What is the likely market impact? McConnell accuses Democrats of sowing division by 'downplaying progress' on election security MORE (I-Vt.) criticized National Security adviser John BoltonJohn BoltonDiplomacy with China is good for America The Hill's Morning Report - Sponsored by The Air Line Pilots Association - Pence lauds Harris as 'experienced debater'; Trump, Biden diverge over debate prep DOJ launches probe into Bolton book for possible classified information disclosures MORE after Bolton's departure from the Trump administration was announced.

The top progressive presidential candidates, in addition to two of President TrumpDonald John TrumpObama calls on Senate not to fill Ginsburg's vacancy until after election Planned Parenthood: 'The fate of our rights' depends on Ginsburg replacement Progressive group to spend M in ad campaign on Supreme Court vacancy MORE's Republican primary challengers, also criticized the president. 

"The American people are better off with John Bolton out of the White House. The world will be better off when the man who hired him in the first place is out too," wrote Warren.  

 "A symptom of the problem is gone. The root cause of authoritarianism remains," Sanders posted.  

"The @realDonaldTrump chaos theory of national security and management continues. America deserves a steady hand, not a soap opera.," wrote Former Massachusetts Gov.  Bill WeldWilliam (Bill) WeldRalph Gants, chief justice of Massachusetts supreme court, dies at 65 The Hill's Campaign Report: Biden visits Kenosha | Trump's double-voting suggestion draws fire | Facebook clamps down on election ads Biden picks up endorsements from nearly 100 Republicans MORE (R).

After Bolton disputed Trump's account of his departure, Former Rep. Joe WalshJoe WalshSunday shows preview: Protests continue over shooting of Blake; coronavirus legislation talks remain at impasse Republicans officially renominate Trump for president Tucker Carlson responds to guest correcting pronunciation of Kamala Harris's name: 'So what?' MORE (R-Ill.)  appeared to side with Bolton over the president, writing "Unlike most, Bolton won’t just sit back and let Trump lie about him."

Walsh also criticized a meeting that Trump had scheduled then canceled with the Taliban at Camp David. 

Trump announced Bolton's resignation on Tuesday, tweeting "I informed John Bolton last night that his services are no longer needed at the White House." 


"I disagreed strongly with many of his suggestions, as did others in the Administration, he added.

Bolton, however, disputed that account, saying that he "offered to resign."

Warren and Sanders have consistently polled near the top of the 20-person Democratic field and will appear in the Democratic debate this week. Walsh and Weld have launched long shot primary bids against Trump.