I have been 95% sure it was over — but the administration has always tenaciously held on to that 5% chance — just as those who opposed Bolton held their grip as well when the administration “acted” as if it had the Bolton nomination ready to ram through the Senate.
It’s over. John Bolton Download file“>resigned on December 1st as UN Ambassador to the United Nations when Congress adjourns.
If any media want to reach me to discuss this, it’s a long distance call to Dubai this week.
The number is:
+971 – 4- 366 – 8888 (ask for Steve Clemons)
More soon on what this means and how it happened.
— Steve Clemons