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Read how a traitor became president, so far as we know, in the Mueller Report:
I get the feeling Acting AG Whittaker did his best, and CIA AG Barr is doing his best, to put the kibbosh on We the People getting to the bottom of things.
In the meantime, Trumputin does all he can to shred the Constitution and enrage his base against us for noticing.
Alternet, June 21, 2019
Texts between former Trump Campaign Chair Paul Manafort and Fox News host Sean Hannity were released on Friday as a court filing entered in Manaforts sentencing.
At one point, Hannity asked why Manafort didnt get a sweetheart deal like Rick Gates, his deputy campaign chair who pleaded guilty in the investigation and cooperated extensively with Mueller.
They would want me to give up [Donald Trump] or family, especially [Jared Kusner.] I would never do that, Manafort said.
Understand, said Hannity. Theres nothing to give up on [Trump.] What did [Kushner] do?
Nothing, said Manafort. Just like I did nothing. They will want me to make up shit on both. I will never do that.
All the players strings are showing and lead to a couple of really rich producers.
Must tell Dumped Donnie his show is cancelled. Someone else is wearing his ring.
For one thing, JFK was not afraid of the rain.
Spoken like someone who thinks they know all they need to know about everything.
Expert Testimony plus Radar-Photographic evidence of something unknown.
One to forward to everyone on LinkedIn:
Trump isnt a president, hes a gangster
Russia, if youre listening, La Cosa Nostra has moved into La Casa Bianca
LUCIAN K. TRUSCOTT IV
Salon, JUNE 15, 2019 12:00PM (UTC)
The FBI had to wiretap mafia bosses like John Gotti and Vincent The Chin Gigante to catch them breaking the law. All they had to do to catch Donald Trump on Wednesday night was turn on ABC News. Trump proceeded to commit multiple felonies out in the open on national television when he told George Stephanopoulos he would be happy to accept dirt on his opponent from foreign governments in his 2020 re-election campaign.
"Somebody comes up and says, hey, I have information on your opponent,' do you call the FBI?" Trump asked rhetorically. "It's not an interference, they have information I think I'd take it," Trump said. "I'll tell you what, I've seen a lot of things over my life. I don't think in my whole life I've ever called the FBI. In my whole life. You don't call the FBI. You throw somebody out of your office, you do whatever you do. He paused for a moment. Oh, give me a break life doesn't work that way."
He looked like hed been gobbling Adderall. His pupils were pinned, and he kept doing that thing with his hands, holding them in front of himself and moving them apart and then together impatiently, talking to Stephanopoulos like he was a school child just learning about politics rather than the seasoned operative he is (Stephanopoulos was one of the architects of the Bill Clinton campaign when he won the presidency in 1992 and has covered political campaigns as a reporter and news anchor in the decades since then).
But perhaps Trump was right. Maybe Stephanopoulos needs a good talking to from the Capo du tutti capo on Pennsylvania Avenue. Doesnt George get it that politics in the age of Trump is a criminal enterprise, that politicians are no different from gangsters? They dont go to the FBI and turn each other in. They dont report crimes. They commit them, and they keep their mouths shut. My buddys having sex with underage girls? Call the FBI? Are you kidding?
America, we have a problem. I suggest we apply the Mafia Solution:
No man. No problem.
Gosh, no wonder Mitch McConnell and Co. are loath to look into Putin and GRU. Turns out a whole bloody lot of them wet their beaks.
Why Marsha Blackburn fell on a grenade for Donald Trump
Tennessee senator blocks a bill to mandate reporting foreign election aid, Because the GOP has a Russia problem.
Salon, June 14, 2019
At least a dozen Republican congressional campaigns used materials stolen from Democrats by Russian hackers during the 2016 election. Several other Republican campaigns received millions in contributions from an oligarch with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin. In 2018, the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee called on the National Republican Congressional Committee to make a bipartisan pledge not to utilize stolen or hacked information in House elections. After months of negotiations, in September of 2018, House Republicans backed out and refused to sign the pledge. These are just some of the often-overlooked reasons why Republicans have been so reluctant to criticize President Trumps willingness to accept dirt on an opposing candidate from a foreign government.
One day after Trump told ABCs George Stephanopoulos that he wouldnt necessarily go to the FBI in the event his re-election campaign is contacted by foreign groups, Senate Republicans killed legislation to safeguard American democracy from foreign interference.
Democratic Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., failed in his attempt to unanimously pass a bill that would require candidates to report election assistance offered by foreign governments to federal officials. Under Warners Foreign Influence Reporting in Elections (FIRE) Act, campaigns would have to report contacts with foreign nationals who are trying to make campaign donations or coordinate with the campaign to the Federal Election Commission, which would then notify the FBI. Its already illegal for electoral campaigns to knowingly accept help from a foreign entity or power.
This legislation is pretty simple, even for this body. It would require that any presidential campaign that receives offers of assistance from an agent of a foreign government has an obligation to report that offer of assistance to law enforcement, specifically the FBI, Warner said on Thursday. We ought to make clear that if any foreign power tries to intervene again in an election, the least we can do is ask for a requirement to report it to law enforcement.
Imagine that, the Kremlin successfully subverting the USA through the hypocrites on the right wing
'Deja Vu' of Iraq War Lies as Mike Pompeo Blames Iran for Tanker Attack Without Single Shred of Evidence
"Secretary Pompeo gives zero proof but insists that Iran is responsible for ship attacks in Gulf of Oman. Lies, lies, and more lies to make a case for war."
byJake Johnson, staff writer
CommonDreams, June 13, 2019
In a column following Pompeo's speech, Esquire's Charles Pierce wrote that he is "not buying this in the least."
"I remember the Iraq lies," Pierce wrote. "I know this administration is truthless from top to bottom and all the way out both sides. I don't trust the Saudi government as far as I can throw a bone saw. And this president feels very much like he's being run to ground at the moment and needs a distraction."
"And his Secretary of State is a third-rate congresscritter from Kansas who once advised American soldiers to disobey lawful orders, and who's fighting way above his weight class," added Pierce. "Also, too, John Bolton is eight kinds of maniac."
On Twitter, Trita Parsifounder of the National Iranian American Councilechoed Pierce, writing: "A serial liar is president. A warmonger and a serial fabricator who helped get us into the disastrous Iraq war and who has sabotaged numerous attempts at diplomacy is the [national security] advisor."
"But go ahead, media, treat Pompeo's accusations as 'evidence'..." Parsi added.
War will save yet another Big Oil warmonger at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave.
Should the TrumpStain come to their attention.
Either way, Big Money is behind their hypocrisy.
The future is unwritten. Joe Strummer
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