Results talk and bullshit walks, is how he operates.
Do the JOB you were hired for and he'll smile at you and praise your effort. Be a backsliding money-sucking, pass-the-buck bureaucrat and you're out like yesterday's trash.
Look at reruns of "The Apprentice". That's him in real life. He's USED to saying "You're FIRED", it's one of the things that made him famous and probably in most voter's minds, got him elected. "We" sent him to D.C. to do just this.