Are there any liberal Washington D.C. lawyers who don’t despise President Trump. Yeah, I’m sure there are some. I’m just not acquainted with them. In fact, every liberal I know in Washington (lawyer or not) hates or strongly dislikes Trump. Nor are they shy about saying so. That’s a problem because Robert Mueller’s team is full of liberal lawyers from Washington (or who have spent considerable time here). We know they are liberal because they contributed to the campaigns of Hillary Clinton and/or Barack Obama. Conceivably some contributed to Hillary not because they are liberal but because they can’t stand Trump.
Mirengoff suggests that Mueller and Rosenstein fire everyone on the Trump investigation staff that contributed to Hillary, but does not address the possibility that Mueller and Rosenstein themselves contributed to Hillary.
SHUT IT DOWN NOW! It is so revealing and obvious this was a setup. It seems it´s the same people involved on the Flynn questioning, and the same with the questioning of Hillary on her e-mails, also who was behind the probe into the dossier. You have to be an idiot if you can´t connect the dots.
I wonder if Rosenstein selected Mueller because he knew that Mueller was corrupt and would select a biased group to witch hunt Trump?
Frankly, I trust very close to no one in all of Washington at this point. So many who have masqueraded as conservatives have revealed that they are lefty shills, and so many lefties have revealed that they have not the slightest compunction against violating the law to do ANYTHING to oppose the Draining of the Swamp.
If they keep this up, the next steps start to involve really serious options, and they really should realize how close they are to setting off a very angry public.
I´m not very good at playing chicken. I blink far quicker than many. I do things the safe way. Having said that, If I *wasn´t* that kind of person, and I was totally innocent of charges being thrown around. I might just let the opposition run it´s course without interference and wait for them to show the world exactly what it was that actually motivated the investigation. Stack it with my deepest enemies, let the world know by previous actions that they are admittedly biased against me,and let them run. Sooner or later one will have to admit they found zilch. With Unlimited fund, powers, and time ....they found nothing. Even the conspiracy nuts won´t have anything to hold onto because I didn´t interfere. Ok. So with tail between their legs, it´s my turn. We now know who can set personal bias aside and run a tru investigation. ALL others, regardless of side, need to be looking for other work. There is absolutely no room in what should be the premiere Federal law investigative agency for bias one way or the other. Period. I believe PDT is, if even by accident, handling this better than I could have conceived a few months ago. And I would LIKE to think it´s no accident. ...but that is my bias in the matter.
Mueller´s biased staff??? Jeez, they´re a reflection of him!
Mueller´s a Bushie. He started at the DOJ under the George HW Bush. And, according to the NYT, Mr. Mueller, came to the FBI and is credited with building and "saving" the "modern agency" post 9/11, working for "W".
In other words, The Bushes have their and Obama´s biased guy in charge of this "investigation"
Basically all that has been wrong with the FBI, through the Bush and Obama years, Comey, etc. It´s all him and the Dems, with some disappointing GOPe help. But he´s been an architect
So, it isn´t just Mueller´s staff that´s biased. Good gosh it starts at the top.
Only the GOPe, their Congressional leaders, would torpedo their own President to help out the enemies of We The People.
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