The deep state is obstructing President Trump from implementing the changes that he promised the American people, according to President Putin, who warns that Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton are secretly influencing U.S. policy from behind the scenes.
In an interview with French newspaper Le Figaro, President Vladimir Putin explained that Obama and Clinton are so deeply entrenched in the deep state, that even though they have been cast from office by a disgruntled public, they still wield enormous power.
Putin also exposed the role of the deep state in controlling US presidents and refusing to allow them to fulfill their campaign promises. Putin said that when a new president is elected the “people with briefcases arrive, well dressed, wearing dark suits” and they tell the new president “how things are done.”
“I have already spoken to three US presidents. They come and go, but politics stays the same at all times. Do you know why? Because of the powerful bureaucracy. When a person is elected, they may have some ideas. Then people with briefcases arrive, well dressed, wearing dark suits, just like mine, except for the red tie, since they wear black or dark blue ones. These people start explaining how things are done. And instantly, everything changes. This is what happens with every administration.“…