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Obama Comments on Trump’s Refugee Executive Order, Bucks Trend from George W. Bush

Obama’s predecessor, George W. Bush, made it a habit to not comment on Obama’s presidency for his two terms. Obama did not promise [1] the same courtesy to his successor, Donald Trump, and after Trump’s recent refugee vetting executive order, Obama issued a statement critical of Trump.

That didn’t take long; it took ten days [2] for Obama to break his silence: