ABC’s David Muir interviewed President Trump at the White House in the first big post-inauguration interview that aired tonight. One thing the president was asked stands out because it’s not something most presidents have ever discussed in an interview.
President Trump gave a great answer to the question…
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President Donald Trump said during an interview Wednesday that the moment he received the codes to the country’s nuclear arsenal was a “very scary thing.”
The president described being given the responsibility as a “very sobering moment” during the interview that aired on ABC.
“It is very, very… very scary in a sense,” Trump said.
No but it’s, I have confidence that I’ll do the right thing, the right job. But it’s a very, very scary thing,” he told ABC’s David Muir when asked if having access to the nuclear codes keeps him up at night.