Former Obama Officials, Loyalists Waged Secret Campaign to Oust Flynn
Obama officials, loyalists planted series of stories to discredit Flynn, bolster Iran deal
The abrupt resignation Monday evening of White House national security
adviser Michael Flynn is the culmination of a secret, months-long
campaign by former Obama administration confidantes to handicap
President Donald Trump's national security apparatus and preserve the
nuclear deal with Iran, according to multiple sources in and out of the
White House who described to the Washington Free Beacon a behind-the-scenes effort by these officials to plant a series of damaging stories about Flynn in the national media.