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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Thu Jun 14, 2018 6:19 pm

Newly discovered texts between FBI agent Peter Strzok and FBI lawyer Lisa Page also play a key role in the findings.

“In particular, we were concerned about text messages exchanged by FBI Deputy Assistant Director Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, Special Counsel to the Deputy Director, that potentially indicated or created the appearance that investigative decisions were impacted by bias or improper considerations,” the report says.

According to the report, Strzok texted Page in August 2016 that “we’ll stop” Donald Trump from becoming president. :shock: :hair: :shock:

“[Trump’s] not ever going to become president, right? Right?!” Page texted Strzok.

“No. No he won’t. We’ll stop it,” Strzok responded.

Horowitz's review months ago revealed other anti-Trump texts between the two officials, who were romantically involved. The "stop" Trump text goes further, and is likely to fuel claims from the White House that the bureau was working against him.

House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Trey Gowdy, R-S.C., said in a statement the report shows “an alarming and destructive level of animus displayed by top officials at the FBI.”

Other Republican lawmakers pounced on the new text.

“In Louisiana, we call that bias, we don't call that objective,” Sen. John Kennedy, R-La., said on Fox News’ “Outnumbered Overtime” on Thursday.

Strzok had been assigned to Robert Mueller’s special counsel probe, but has since been reassigned. Page later resigned.

The final report could lead to repercussions for some in the DOJ and FBI.
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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Sat Jun 16, 2018 3:50 am

In May 2017, judge Jackson, of the Manafort case, dismissed a wrongful death suit filed against Hillary Clinton by the parents of two of the Americans killed in the 2012 attack on the American diplomatic compound in Benghazi, Libya, on the basis of the Westfall Act :!: In October 2017, Jackson was assigned to preside over the criminal case that Special Counsel Robert Mueller brought against Paul Manafort and Rick Gates as part of his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 United States presidential election. She accepted their "not guilty" pleas, granted bail, confiscated their passports, and ordered them to be held under house arrest. She also warned defense lawyers not to discuss the case outside of court. On June 15, 2018, after the prosecution accused him of attempted witness tampering, Jackson revoked Manafort's bail and sent him to jail until his upcoming federal trials to prevent him from having contact with people. On February 23, 2018, Gates pleaded guilty to one count of false statements and one count of conspiracy against the United States. The plea bargain included an agreement to cooperate with the Mueller investigation.
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Re: President Trump?

Postby Omega » Mon Jun 18, 2018 2:40 am

SOP for muller’s steam. Manafort is scum but donate his buddies that ran the Clinton campaign, why aren’t the in jail too?

I’m actually surprised if there is not more damning texts to come out and from other sources that they tried to hide.


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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Mon Jun 18, 2018 3:43 pm

Nearly 60,000 immigrants with arrest records -- including 10 accused of murder -- have been allowed to stay in the United States under the Obama-era Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) revealed Monday!

According to DHS, "59,786" DACA recipients have been arrested while in the U.S. -- approximately 7.8 percent of all who have been approved to remain in this country under the program since it was created in 2012. Of those, 53,792 were arrested before their most recent request for a so-called "grant of deferred action" was approved. Another 7,814 were arrested after their request was approved. Of the 53,792 DACA recipients with a "prior" arrest, more than 4,500 had been arrested on allegations of assault or battery; 830 arrests were related to sex crimes -- including rape, sexual abuse or indecent exposure; and 95 arrests were made on warrants for kidnapping, human trafficking or false imprisonment. Ten such arrests -- or 0.02 percent of all arrests -- were made in murder cases.

Approximately 38.9 percent of the DACA recipients with a "prior" arrest were accused of so-called "driving-related" offenses, excluding driving under the influence. Another 22.1 percent were accused of "immigration-related" crimes, while 12.3 percent were accused of theft and larceny. More than 4,600 DACA recipients have been accused of "drug-related" crimes, again excluding driving under the influence!
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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Tue Jun 19, 2018 11:48 pm

“Just went to a southern Virginia Walmart,” Mr. Strzok wrote in August 2016, just a few weeks into the Russia investigation. “I could SMELL the Trump support." :hair:
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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Wed Jun 20, 2018 4:16 am

More Americans are satisfied with the direction of the country than at any point in the past 12 years, according to a new Gallup poll :!: :up:

The poll, which was released Monday, shows that 38 percent of respondents are “satisfied with the way things are going," the highest number since 2005 :!:

“The satisfaction rate, which Gallup has measured at least monthly since 2001, has now topped 35% three times this year — a level reached only three times in the previous 12 years (once each in 2006, 2009 and 2016)," the report says.

Gallup noted that the rise in satisfaction over the past two months comes amid a spate of positive economic news, including the shrinking of the unemployment rate and the continuation of an economic expansion. :up:
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Postby bjmdds » Wed Jun 20, 2018 7:24 pm

Actor Peter Fonda has a social media army and the Secret Service on his back after a twisted Twitter call to "rip Barron Trump from his mother's arms and put him in a cage with pedophiles." The brother of Jane Fonda also called for violence against Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and called White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders a "c---." :shock: :cuss: Hollywood is a sewer of intolerance :!:
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Re: President Trump?

Postby Kristatos » Wed Jun 20, 2018 8:55 pm

bjmdds wrote:Actor Peter Fonda has a social media army and the Secret Service on his back after a twisted Twitter call to "rip Barron Trump from his mother's arms and put him in a cage with pedophiles." The brother of Jane Fonda also called for violence against Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and called White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders a "c---." :shock: :cuss: Hollywood is a sewer of intolerance :!:
It was a horrible thing to say. But it's just words. He's not actually doing it, unlike Barron's father.

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Re: President Trump?

Postby Omega » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:02 pm

More accurately it was Barbara & Jenna, Malia & Sasha’s daddys who started it.
But since trump is despicable it’s ok to threaten his small child


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Re: President Trump?

Postby Kristatos » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:15 pm

Omega wrote:More accurately it was Barbara & Jenna, Malia & Sasha’s daddys who started it.
But since trump is despicable it’s ok to threaten his small child


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I specifically said that it wasn't OK. Just not as bad as putting toddlers in concentration camps, (a policy that was launched in April by Trump and Jeff Sessions, not by Obama or Bush 43). But as soon as I saw the comment, I knew which one BJ would be more outraged by.

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President Trump?

Postby Omega » Wed Jun 20, 2018 9:23 pm

Well of course Bj was outraged. Obama kept them in cages instead of camps

I doubt anything is actually that new since this April. Just like the dreamers congress can fix it but don’t have the political will.

What are/is the government supposed to do with 10,000 in accompanied minors ?


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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Fri Jun 22, 2018 2:37 pm

Friday, June 22, 2018

With the economy soaring, President Trump’s ratings on economic issues are on the rise. Voters are pretty happy with his foreign policy, too, following his generally well-received summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un.

A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone and online survey finds that 49% of U.S. Likely Voters now rate the way Trump is handling economic issues as good or excellent. That’s up from 39% a year ago and 45% at the beginning of 2018. This is higher praise on the economy than President Obama received during most of his presidency :!:
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Re: President Trump?

Postby bjmdds » Fri Jun 22, 2018 5:54 pm

Volvo is set to open its first-ever U.S. plant in South Carolina and is projected to bring 4,000 American jobs with it :!: :clap: :cheers:
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