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For once and for all...Palmer Report is absolute CRAP

Now he is saying we can hope for Supreme Court to take Cheeto out before inauguration day. Read this all the way through:

Posted by jodymarie aimee | Mon Dec 19, 2016, 10:07 PM (2 replies)

Faithless Electors Speak Out...GUARDIAN

Posted by jodymarie aimee | Mon Dec 19, 2016, 11:37 AM (0 replies)

DEMS paving the way to impeach Trump

here's some hope for us:

Posted by jodymarie aimee | Thu Dec 15, 2016, 06:15 PM (9 replies)

President Toddler is gonna hate tweet us all out of existance

The magnificent Robert Reich is on Ari and they are discussing his "whims" and impacts his hate tweets seem to be having. Please EC do not give the presidency to this pig.
Posted by jodymarie aimee | Wed Dec 14, 2016, 07:51 PM (3 replies)

Cheeto didn't even know who Tillerson was, it was Gates


The media spectacle surrounding Donald Trump’s selection process for secretary of state was, for weeks, fueled by an unusually public battle between the president-elect’s top allies and advisers over who should get the nomination—all of which eventually seemed to weigh on the billionaire showman at the center. After endless days and nights of tallying the pros and cons of the top contenders—a list that had narrowed to former New York City mayor Rudy Giuliani, onetime Republican nominee Mitt Romney, disgraced former general David Petraeus, and Tennessee senator Bob Corker—Trump reportedly grew frustrated with the burden of naming someone to the top diplomatic post. He was “looking for a way out,” one person close to the process told The Washington Post. Then, into Trump Tower walked Robert Gates, who unexpectedly offered an unfamiliar alternative: ExxonMobil C.E.O. Rex Tillerson. Trump nominated him two weeks later.

At the time, Trump didn’t know who Tillerson was, according to a Post report documenting the president-elect’s decision-making process. But Gates, a former C.I.A. director and secretary of defense, made a compelling case for Tillerson, whose company was also one of his clients at the consulting firm he runs with former secretary of state Condoleezza Rice, RiceHadleyGates. Rice had also mentioned Tillerson’s name to Vice President-elect Mike Pence the day before, and so his stock began to rise. Not only did picking Tillerson offer Trump “a way out” from the Guiliani-Romney quagmire that had divided his inner circle, he was also the type of candidate he was reportedly looking for: a bold dealmaker and unorthodox businessman who had tangled with some of the world’s most formidable leaders, from Russia’s Vladimir Putin to Yemen’s Ali Abdullah Saleh. He was, in other words, exactly the kind of man Donald Trump imagines himself to be.

When he first recommended Tillerson for the State Department job, Gates told the Post that Trump seemed “intrigued” and that “it was not something he had considered.” Tillerson’s appointment is also a window into Trump’s leadership style and decision-making approach. Giuliani and Romney were widely viewed as the top two candidates for the state job, but both had their drawbacks—and advocates in Trump Tower. Newt Gingrich and Steve Bannon reportedly threw their weight behind the former mayor, but Trump reportedly grew concerned that an aging Giuliani was past his prime and that his potential conflicts of interests would stall his confirmation (the two publicly parted ways last week). Then there was Romney—one of Trump’s harshest critics during the election—who loyalists like Gingrich, Bannon, and Kellyanne Conway vociferously opposed, but who had reportedly garnered the support of Establishment Republicans Reince Priebus, Pence, and Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner. Still, Romney’s stock was tainted by the former governor’s antagonistic stance toward Russia and his refusal to apologize to Trump for his criticism during the campaign, according to the Post. (Trump spokesman Jason Miller dismissed the apology report as “completely false.”)

Up against the wall, Trump went off book, picking an oil executive on no one’s short list and sending a message that he is not necessarily the malleable political novice he sometimes appears.

The battle over the State Department isn’t over, of course. Tillerson has already come under intense scrutiny for his ties to Russia and friendly relationship with Putin, who personally awarded the ExxonMobil executive the Order of Friendship in 2013, according to the Post. (Tillerson himself has a major financial stake in lifting the U.S. economic sanctions on Russia, which stalled an estimated $300 billion deal between Exxon and the state-controlled Russian oil giant Rosneft.) A trio of G.O.P. Senators—John McCain, Marco Rubio, and Lindsey Graham—have already indicated that they may oppose Tillerson’s appointment. “I don’t know what Mr. Tillerson’s relationship with Vladimir Putin was, but I’ll tell you it is a matter of concern to me,” McCain said during an interview Saturday with Fox News, shortly after Tillerson emerged as the top contender to lead State. “You want to give the president of the United States the benefit of the doubt because the people have spoken. But Vladimir Putin is a thug, a bully, and a murderer, and anybody else who describes him as anything else is lying.”

Gates, whose business partner Stephen Hadley has also advised Exxon for years, reportedly had a different take on Tillerson’s controversial pedigree. “It would be a mistake to confuse a friendly relationship with friendship. Rex is a very tough-minded realist,” Gates told the Post. “If you want to understand Rex Tillerson, and it may be a corny thing to say, but you’ve got to understand that he’s an Eagle Scout.
Posted by jodymarie aimee | Wed Dec 14, 2016, 05:43 PM (4 replies)

DU we can call Obama NOW.. info below

Please call the White House at 1-855-999-1663 and urge that President Obama declassify any and all relevant intelligence on this matter—so members of the Electoral College can be adequately briefed.

Deliberate interference in a presidential election by a foreign government is exactly what the Founding Fathers were afraid of when they wrote the U.S. Constitution and set up the Electoral College.

These 538 individuals are supposed to be the final buffer before electing the President of the United States.

The electors are scheduled to meet on Monday, December 19th to pick a new president—so there is very little time left. President Obama must declassify evidence of Russian sabotage, and brief the electors.

Please call the White House at 1-855-999-1663 and leave this message to President Obama:

I am requesting that President Obama declassify any and all intelligence related to Russia's interference of the presidential election—and to brief all members of the Electoral College before they meet on Monday.

Posted by jodymarie aimee | Wed Dec 14, 2016, 05:21 PM (5 replies)

In Europe they have automatic recounts for every election

Here we have to raise zillions of dollars and still the Rs shut them down.
Posted by jodymarie aimee | Tue Dec 13, 2016, 03:59 PM (2 replies)

Ari is on MS RNC... 2008 quote from Donnie JR "Money pours into us from Russia" WHOA

Cheeto said he has no investment in Russia. But Russia has investments in him. Ari just showed a quote from Donnie JR saying "money POURS INTO US from Russia", 2008. WHOA.......investigate this crook, folks.
Posted by jodymarie aimee | Mon Dec 12, 2016, 07:10 PM (1 replies)

POLITICO warned us Oct 10th this would happen.....

What the hell is wrong with us....

Posted by jodymarie aimee | Sun Dec 11, 2016, 05:34 PM (3 replies)

I can see Russia from my election results

so, what happens...will the DEMS remain the timid earnest polite party and accept this garbage or will they scream an holler before we are turned into Russia's sidekick? I don't want to hear anymore 2018 or 2020 talk. We need to act now. I can tell you here in WI, 6 years of solid R rule is hell. He keeps cheating and winning and we keep losing seats in Assembly and Senate. We have no power, no voice. Nothing DEMs do makes a difference. We thought we had it with the recall, but again he cheated and won. I have to tell you guys this is what the entire country will look like under Cheeto. There will be no 2018 or 2020. The USA will be dead... like WI is.
Posted by jodymarie aimee | Sun Dec 11, 2016, 05:13 PM (0 replies)
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