Former Obama White House adviser Valerie Jarrett spoke about President Trump’s lack of civility on “Cavuto: Coast to Coast” on Thursday, and said it’s perfectly fine for Congress to hold impeachment hearings to investigate the commander in chief.
“President Obama was always civil,” she told Cavuto. “I think tone does start at the top. And I think part of what I’m looking for is someone who I won’t have to turn off the television when the person speaking” is on.
“I turn off the TV quite often. It’s not good for my blood pressure,” she added. “I hunger for the days where we do have a calmer temperament — where we know that the person is really looking out for us, for all of us, and not so focused on themselves.”
Jarrett gave her blessing to congressional Democrats seeking to impeach Trump, but said he should still be considered America’s legitimate leader.
“I feel [Trump’s] the president,” she said. “I would prefer he were not. And I’m going to do everything I can to work in the next election. But look, I’m sure there are things that