The thing is, I was at the @JustinTrudeau news conference, and he went out of his way to try to downplay tensions. He didn’t attack @realDonaldTrump in any way, other than restate Canada would retaliate for tariffs. Not sure what @larry_kudlow means re: “stabbed” US in the back— Michael D. Shear (@shearm) June 10, 2018
TAPPER: So, this was about North Korea?KUDLOW: Of course it was, in large part, absolutely.TAPPER: So, because Trudeau said that as Trump was going to Singapore ...KUDLOW: Well, you know, one thing leads to another, Jake.TAPPER: Oh, I see. Okay.KUDLOW: They are all related. We had done our work in — in Quebec, north of Quebec. We did our work. We worked with the Western alliance, pleased to do so. We get on the plane, and then this guy, Trudeau, starts blasting us.TAPPER: So what is key here?KUDLOW: Kim must not see American weakness.