HomeLatest ThreadsGreatest ThreadsForums & GroupsMy SubscriptionsMy Posts
DU Home » Latest Threads » Forums & Groups » Main » General Discussion (Forum) » I think I know why Barr c...

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:20 PM

I think I know why Barr chose this week to release Mueller's redacted report.

It's because the members of Congress have left for a two week break.

Barr's hoping to take the wind out of the Congressional sails. By the time Congress is back in session, Barr is counting on this being old news.

20 replies, 3791 views

Reply to this thread

Back to top Alert abuse

Always highlight: 10 newest replies | Replies posted after I mark a forum
Replies to this discussion thread
Arrow 20 replies Author Time Post
Reply I think I know why Barr chose this week to release Mueller's redacted report. (Original post)
pnwmom Apr 2019 OP
manor321 Apr 2019 #1
WhiteTara Apr 2019 #2
crazytown Apr 2019 #12
CrispyQ Apr 2019 #17
mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2019 #3
pnwmom Apr 2019 #5
mahatmakanejeeves Apr 2019 #6
Hoyt Apr 2019 #4
Wounded Bear Apr 2019 #7
BigmanPigman Apr 2019 #8
Ohioboy Apr 2019 #9
not fooled Apr 2019 #11
brandnewday2009 Apr 2019 #10
pdsimdars Apr 2019 #13
pnwmom Apr 2019 #15
bitterross Apr 2019 #14
patphil Apr 2019 #16
lagomorph777 Apr 2019 #18
Calista241 Apr 2019 #19
duforsure Apr 2019 #20

Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:23 PM

1. And Friday is Good Friday, with some people on a holiday

 

IMHO, it will be released late Thursday evening...

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to manor321 (Reply #1)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:24 PM

2. Sounds right.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to manor321 (Reply #1)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 06:45 PM

12. And Trump can say

Iíve got it worse than Jesus.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to crazytown (Reply #12)

Mon Apr 15, 2019, 01:55 PM

17. LOL

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:27 PM

3. a) There will be plenty of staffers on the job.

b) Good Friday is not a gummint holiday.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to mahatmakanejeeves (Reply #3)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:29 PM

5. Lots of ordinary Americans have better things to do over Easter weekend

than think about Trump. That's what Barr will be counting on.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Reply #5)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:39 PM

6. I have better things to do every second of my existence than to

think about Trump, but I can still devote a wee bit of time to working toward his removal from office.

Said with a smile.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 04:29 PM

4. I would hope Dems Congresspeople reconvene pretty damn quick, if necessary.

I'm not sure it is necessary they are in Washington because if there is condemning info in Mueller's report, Congressfolks need to be talking to local constituents.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 05:29 PM

7. The longer they stretch it out, the more propaganda they get to spew.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 06:33 PM

8. It doesn't matter when he releases it...we all know what it will say

already. It is BS...plain and simple. Anything produced by that corrupt tRump enabler will be edited and taken out of context by GOP conmen and will be trash and should be treated as such by the media. HA! That's a joke. The media will roll it out with gusto and promote it as though it were the Rosetta Stone. BREAKING NEWS!!! SPECIAL ALERT!!! "MSNBC, CNN, ...Barr says the fucking moron is exonerated by Mueller and Sarah Fuckubee is here to tell you more..."

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 06:36 PM

9. He already has Trump's base thinking the whole things over

What a scam artist.
I think Barr has set things up to redact every bit of evidence against Trump with this idea that Trump was "spied on". If he claims there's an investigation going on as to how the evidence was gathered, will he not be able to redact it as part of an on going investigation? I'll bet he hides everything that shows Trump was not exonerated. Congress will have to fight tooth and nail to ever see what's really in that report.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to Ohioboy (Reply #9)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 06:41 PM

11. That sounds like

an accurate assessment of the ongoing scam.

What a bunch of crooks, in charge of our country.


Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 07:04 PM

13. I don't get it, can't their staff look at it? Don't they have phones? What's the problem?

 

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pdsimdars (Reply #13)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 07:14 PM

15. They have events they're planning with their constituents and their own families.

Do you think they all have secure phones and can just have a conference call? Once this comes out, some of them might even need to meet in a SCIF to discuss counter-intelligence matters.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 07:07 PM

14. You have a good point. It's like a Friday 5pm drop.

I don't think it's going to help long-term though.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Sun Apr 14, 2019, 07:19 PM

16. Only an idiot would think that a two week delay would change the situation.

Congress, and all of the country have waited a long time for this report. It's not going to change our expectation, or our reaction.
Lets get to it, Barr.

Patrick Phillips

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Mon Apr 15, 2019, 03:27 PM

18. Two weeks to prepare very damaging questions.

This may be Barr's Biggest Boner.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Mon Apr 15, 2019, 03:30 PM

19. A lot of us laugh at the Trump administration's incompetence.

But they have perfectly managed this report so far. Perfectly.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink


Response to pnwmom (Original post)

Mon Apr 15, 2019, 07:17 PM

20. Because trump told him too

And he's acting like he's very compromised , and trump has him over a barrel.

Reply to this post

Back to top Alert abuse Link here Permalink

Reply to this thread