Ben Shapiro at the Daily Wire offers five thoughts on the matter:
- This won't answer questions about the Trump team's ties to Russia
- The Trump administration's going to have serious leak trouble
- At best, there's some confusion in the Trump administration
- Democrats, as always, aren't interested in the truth
- The media are drooling
David French at NRO advises the administration to say "no" to David Petraeus as a replacement. Regardless of how distinguished his service has been on balance, his violation of the law in passing along his classified notebooks to Paula Broadwell is an immediate disqualifier.