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Trump’s idea for ‘gag order’ sparks rumors that Obama’s about to have ‘presidential envy’

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Despite reality saying otherwise, President Barack Obama has staked out the claim as the “most transparent administration in history,” but Republican front-runner Donald Trump has other plans in mind if elected president.

Trump said in an interview with the Washington Post that he’d want high-level federal employees to sign nondisclosure agreements.

“When people are chosen by a man to go into government at high levels, and then they leave government and they write a book about a man and say a lot of things that were really guarded and personal … I don’t like that,” the candidate said.

The reaction on social media included Obama being mocked over Hillary Clinton’s carelessness with emails as secretary of state; another user offered up a hypothetical response from the president: “Crap, why didn’t I think of that?!”

Here’s a sampling of responses from Twitter:

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