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Tue May 21, 2019, 05:27 PM

Justice Dept will give House SOME Intel Mueller probe material if Schiff drops Barr contempt threat

The Justice Department on Tuesday said it would provide the House Intelligence Committee with some materials related to special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation as long as the panel dropped its threat to pursue an “enforcement action” against Attorney General William Barr.

The department made the offer in a three-page letter to Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) one day before the committee is slated to vote on what he has described as an “enforcement action” against Barr. Schiff has not said what shape the action would take.


The Justice Department has said it would allow the full committee to review a less redacted version of the first volume of the report — the section discussing Russian interference in which Schiff’s panel is primarily interested — and identify an initial tranche of materials the committee is demanding that it would prioritize for review and disclosure to the committee.

On Tuesday, Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd said the department is willing to “expedite” access to foreign intelligence and counterintelligence information identified by the committee as a priority if the panel confirms that it will not move forward on a vote on an enforcement action.




https://thehill.com/policy/national-security/444833-doj-offers-house-intel-some-mueller-materials-if-schiff-drops-barr

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Reply Justice Dept will give House SOME Intel Mueller probe material if Schiff drops Barr contempt threat (Original post)
kpete May 21 OP
msongs May 21 #1
abqtommy May 21 #2
C_U_L8R May 21 #3
sprinkleeninow May 21 #4
CanonRay May 21 #5
bronxiteforever May 21 #6
jalan48 May 21 #7
turbinetree May 21 #8
FakeNoose May 21 #9
lunatica May 21 #10
global1 May 21 #11
Blue_true May 21 #12
old guy May 21 #13
Voltaire2 May 21 #14
spanone May 21 #15
displacedtexan May 21 #16
Delmette2.0 May 21 #17
OnDoutside May 21 #18
MLAA May 21 #19

Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:29 PM

1. yep set barr free and we will give you one sentence with less than 8 words nt

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:31 PM

2. Impeach and Enforce!

Deal-making with corrupt persons/institutions is never productive!

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:33 PM

3. Ridiculous and corrupt.

What a stupid request. I hope there is a creative response to these crooks.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:36 PM

4. They should respond with, "Stow your offer!" n/t

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:42 PM

5. No deals with traitors

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:42 PM

6. So some of the material they withheld just as a bargaining tool!

Game playing with the Constitution is clearly proof of bad faith.
would anyone buy a used car from William Barr? Can’t ever rely on his word.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:42 PM

7. Fuck that.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:47 PM

8. So now Barr, the Federalist Society POS wants to basically blackmail congressman

LOCK HIS UP...................now and anyone that sent this Bullshit...............everyday this country is edging closer to look like Hungary and another depots tin folk hat authoritarian country.....................

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:50 PM

9. Now we know, Bill Barr doesn't want to go to jail

We just have to find out his "final" price.



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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:54 PM

10. I can smell the stench of desperation all the way over here

Peeyuuu!

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 05:59 PM

11. It Seems Like Someone Is Blinking Here.....

No deals. Keep the pressure on the DOJ, Barr, Trump and the Repugs.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 06:05 PM

12. No deal. nt

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 06:14 PM

13. No, no, no.

No.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 06:46 PM

14. Fuck that. Lock em up.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 06:47 PM

15. A 'less redacted' copy....Horse Manure

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 06:51 PM

16. Blink.

The GOP's whole deal is one great big old bluff.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 07:03 PM

17. Oh, Hell No!!

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 07:04 PM

18. They must be worried.

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Response to kpete (Original post)

Tue May 21, 2019, 11:35 PM

19. Don't pay the ransom! Hold is ass in contempt and start financial penalties immediately

All some of these assholes acknowledge is $$$$$. Start making him pay.

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