After it was all done, Lewandowski continued to play good soldier, going on cable news to praise the man who had just axed his job. Perhaps he was gunning for a triumphant return to Trump's campaign sometime down the road. Perhaps he was just paying Trump back for standing by his side through the prior controversies."Folks, look, I'm a loyal person," Trump had said after those violent incidents. "It's so important ... and it's one of the traits that I most respect in people. You don't see it enough; you don't see it enough.”Whatever the reason, Lewandowski learned a lesson on Monday that he probably knew already: Trump embellishes many things about himself — including the extent of his loyalty.
June 21, 2016 at 9:47 AM EDT