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ILFightinDem

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29. They knew before they made the announcement on 28 Oct (Friday)
Sun Nov 6, 2016, 09:19 PM
Nov 2016

I had to read the OP a second time - but there were no e-mails from a state.gov acct on that machine, and the others were to / from Hill's own server (most likely duplicates of things they had already seen, or at the most, non-SOS related), and the last one was a GMail acct that Weiner used for campaign purposes (and Abedin had access to).

They knew before the letter was even sent to the GOP committee members.

This goes past 'hearings' (bless Al's heart). Now we're talking grand juries, indictments, and prosecutions, IMO.

A no-win situation.
If we pursue 'justice' - then the first two years of HRC's term get obscured by all of this.
If we focus on getting stuff done - then the black hats at FBI get away with this.

Pick your poison. Neither option is palatable.

Hell! I knew it. underpants Nov 2016 #2
What's "there" is''.. LakeArenal Nov 2016 #16
Well, hopefully cannabis_flower Nov 2016 #38
Can't the House initiate them anyways? LiberalLovinLug Nov 2016 #40
and the repukes are still spewing that an investigation is still going on. We really need the still_one Nov 2016 #3
Yeah, I can see how Guilani came to the conclusion that an indictment was likely. Not. bmpbmp Nov 2016 #4
Ghouly was told this by a "handful of corroborators" (FBI) so he said to Wolf wordpix Nov 2016 #18
They should ask him why the FBI has been leaking lies to him bettyellen Nov 2016 #37
So Newsweek is saying that this fuzzy inquiry was KNOWN to be a review of duplicates The Wielding Truth Nov 2016 #5
That's spot on Cosmocat Nov 2016 #10
Useful info for Franken's hearings spooky3 Nov 2016 #12
Three Words Best_man23 Nov 2016 #13
YES YES YES. This absolutely must happen. rivegauche Nov 2016 #39
Let the truth ring out! Hillary must win and we must restore truth to politics. The Wielding Truth Nov 2016 #14
I totally agree. I would fire Comey 11/9 but then again, Pres. O knows more than I wordpix Nov 2016 #19
It would be good just to have some facts out there and some protocol explanation. The Wielding Truth Nov 2016 #22
He is the FBI Director. He is not stupid. Dustlawyer Nov 2016 #25
I really thought that he was legit when he first took over and I heard him speak. Now...not so much. The Wielding Truth Nov 2016 #27
+1 uponit7771 Nov 2016 #34
You could see almost instantly they slow walked this getagrip_already Nov 2016 #6
They knew before they made the announcement on 28 Oct (Friday) ILFightinDem Nov 2016 #29
Just because it failed doesn't mean he didn't break the law. world wide wally Nov 2016 #8
I'm not expert in this area but it does appear Comey violated the Hatch Act + wordpix Nov 2016 #20
Comey has crossed a line and needs to go Gothmog Nov 2016 #11
It sure looks that way. TryLogic Nov 2016 #24
K & R for exposure. SunSeeker Nov 2016 #15
Most of us knew it too. Just common sense. n/t Lucinda Nov 2016 #17
Guess Rapey the Orange Clown isn't gonna Make the WH Jabba's Palace Again after all Rocknrule Nov 2016 #23
That explains Comey saying he had not seen them, otherwise the dirty trick couldn't go operational. Coyotl Nov 2016 #28
I honestly don't think Comey cares. Esp if he was offered a job in trade. Crash2Parties Nov 2016 #31
yeap, fuck Comey... damage was done at the right time for the GOP too; 11 days before an election uponit7771 Nov 2016 #35
Makes me sick that the FBI interfered in this election. I'd like to see Comey's head on a pike Nitram Nov 2016 #36
k and r niyad Nov 2016 #41
This Is Exactly What I Said DallasNE Nov 2016 #42
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