State Department Employees Are NOT Supposed to Set Policy

Has the New York Times just admitted that the Deep State is working to oppose the Trump Administration? Some U.S. Diplomats Stage Quiet Revolt Amid Tensions With Trump

The State Department has been a hotbed of resistance to the Trump administration’s policies from the start. About 1,000 staff members signed a cable protesting the temporary ban on visas for visitors from seven predominantly Muslim countries the administration tried to impose in January.

Some of the more senior folks are leaving – that is the right thing for them to do. But you can bet that folks in 15-year range of seniority are not going to resign (they can’t retire) and walk away from those nice fat pensions.