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Jeff Sessions never deserved to be treated this way
Washington Examiner, by Editorial

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 11/8/2018 5:31:08 AM

When Jeff Sessions resigned Wednesday afternoon, he was forced out. But the fact is, he has probably wanted to leave since May 2017. That’s when he wrote his first resignation letter to President Trump, which Trump did not accept. It came after a humiliating meeting in which Trump berated and insulted him to his face for following the ethical code of the Justice Department instead of Trump’s express wishes. Sessions never deserved the treatment he got. He certainly didn’t deserve it from the president whom he supported from early on, when no other elected official would. Sessions was always a friend

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tyshab, 11/8/2018 5:37:13 AM     (No. 11823977)

Who is responsible for investigating and prosecuting those who used our government´s tools and other resources to enrich themselves and sell out our country?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chase9365, 11/8/2018 5:43:46 AM     (No. 11823981)

Oh please. Sessions was an absolute do nothing Attorney General. Crimes being commited by the Justice Department and the FBI in plain sight and he did nothing. NOTHING. He is the reason I have little or no faith in the Justice system. He is to blame for that state of affairs. He is not supposed to be your friend.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Zarin, 11/8/2018 5:44:02 AM     (No. 11823982)

He recused himself when he did have to and thus made himself incompetent - unable to his job effectively.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Chase9365, 11/8/2018 5:48:28 AM     (No. 11823984)

Jeff who?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: winnie1, 11/8/2018 5:49:04 AM     (No. 11823985)

Getting rid of Session´s is opening the flood-gates to MS-13, open borders and ending deportations. Say what you want about Jeff he was good on immigration I see this as a BIG MISTAKE! Sessions had no choice he had to recuse himself the Dem´s would not let up on him.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: plomke, 11/8/2018 5:50:03 AM     (No. 11823986)

"insurance policy"...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 11/8/2018 5:52:46 AM     (No. 11823990)

Well, it´s sure nice that Sessions is honorable and all that but his "honor" put Rosenstein into non-control of Mueller and has cost the Country 2 years of insanity. Mueller should never come to happen because there is no crime to investigate and the still is not. If Mueller had to be done for political reasons he should have been given a VERY tight mandate and held to it.

Polish up that "honor" trophy Jeff. It´s the hell trophy for many of us.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: F15 Gork, 11/8/2018 5:53:20 AM     (No. 11823991)

He should have resigned right after he wrongly recused himself. He is largely responsible for the mess we’ve put up with for the last 2 years. Enjoy your retirement Jeff.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: DCGIRL, 11/8/2018 5:56:40 AM     (No. 11823995)

Don´t buy it #5. Any Attorney General would be good on illegal violations like Jeff Sessions. The next AG will take their marching orders from President Trump. Jeff Sessions did not want to prosecute Hillary or stir the pot with the Deep State. There are so many people that need to be prosecuted and he said "hands off". The entire thing with Mueller was bogus and should have never happened. I´m glad that he gone and I hope that creepy Rosenstein is next.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: locarno, 11/8/2018 6:08:13 AM     (No. 11824010)

This is the third or fourth story I´ve seen crying about Sessions´ departure. These are the very same people (media and democrats and hollywierd) who were calling him every name in the book and declaring the ´end of the world´ during his confirmation. Now they´re whining he´s leaving?

Sessions is an honorable man, maybe not quite cut out for this particular job as it is now. I think we can be assured whoever replaces him will be just as strict on the border issues and hopefully much more forceful on the domestic terrorists, i.e. AntiFa.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: judy, 11/8/2018 6:16:13 AM     (No. 11824017)

Oh please if Sessions cared anything about the JD he would have cleaned up the mess. It is a disgrace. He got caught up in the liberal DC democrat virus like Flake, McCain, Ryan, Krystol, Will, the Bushs.. He may be a nice man but he was wrong for the job. Because of Sessions the Mueller investigation got way out of control with $25 million & counting of taxpayers wasted $$$.My guess is without Sessions to protect him Rosenstein will resign today.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: StormCnter, 11/8/2018 6:21:04 AM     (No. 11824022)

The president could have accepted Sessions´ resignation in May, 2017. Instead, for some reason only Trump could understand, he chose to keep Jeff Sessions around for pummeling purposes. I agree that Sessions wasn´t the right man for that cabinet post in a Trump administration. But he has been treated disgracefully.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: George R., 11/8/2018 6:21:23 AM     (No. 11824025)

The Examiner is now firmly in the hands of RINOs and socialists ergo it can no longer be trusted!

Feckless Jeff was and is a waste of the tax payer money. His litany of accomplishments as enumerated by the examiner are few and could have been completed by any intern in the DOJ over last summer´s break.

The real work of the AG, cleaning up the government and the deep-state, is still to be started!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 11/8/2018 6:29:04 AM     (No. 11824027)

I must have missed all the other tongue baths printed by the Washington Examiner, but this one was a doozy. Sessions, as all other cabinet members served only at the President´s request. An honorable man still, Jeff Sessions will not change much and will rest easier as soon as the media moves on to their next ´´crisis.´´

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Reply 15 - Posted by: jinx, 11/8/2018 6:46:13 AM     (No. 11824044)

Sessions should have resigned instead of recusing himself. He was too close to Congress having been one of them. To allow Mueller to do what he has been doing to Pres. Trump for 2 years is a disgrace!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: miceal, 11/8/2018 6:49:50 AM     (No. 11824050)

Two years and not ONE indictment of wrongdoing by the Obama followers. Nothing on Hillary and it is obvious she broke a myriad of laws. A Special Council who should have been disbanded as soon as it became obvious the information used to form same was paid for by the DNC and Hillary. I could go on, but everyone here at L Dot knows the story. Sessions was a weak sister who should have NEVER been given this position...

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Reply 17 - Posted by: arkfamily, 11/8/2018 6:54:37 AM     (No. 11824060)

Oh please. Instead of recusing himself, he should have resigned and let someone who could take full responsibility of the job do it. Jeff Session´s ego was in the way.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Toby Ten Bears, 11/8/2018 6:57:27 AM     (No. 11824063)

Oh stop... The saying, "Worse than useless" certainly applies to Sessions. He desereved to be fired the day he recused himself!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: George R., 11/8/2018 7:14:34 AM     (No. 11824092)

Examiner: "Sessions was always a friend."

Much like Iago was a friend to Othello!

I don´t know why the Editorial Board refuses to see!

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Pearson365, 11/8/2018 7:16:20 AM     (No. 11824099)

Will Rod Rosenstein expand Mueller’s still secret authority in order to investigate the forced resignation of Sessions? Could be one of Rod’s last acts before PDT fires him tomorrow. Or worse, nominates Rosenstein to be the new AG. With the Dems screaming that the AG they wanted fired in 2017 shouldn’t be fired in 2018, Trump may seek a non-partisan solution.



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Reply 21 - Posted by: JunkYardDog, 11/8/2018 7:25:27 AM     (No. 11824113)

Obama gave a campaign speech recently and claimed ´no one in his administration has been indicted´. Let´s start with Hillary Clinton and her violations of the Espionage Act-we all know that ANYONE ELSE who was so reckless with classified intel would have been thrown in the slam. How about the conspiracy in the FBI/DOJ between Comey/McCabe/Lynch and their minions Strozk and Page? How about Rod Rosenstein renewing that fradulent FISA warrant on Carter Page multiple times? ANd last but not least...does anyone truly believe that Obama didn´t know this was going on?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: cindiana, 11/8/2018 7:49:12 AM     (No. 11824151)

This shouldn´t be about his feelings. He took on a huge responsibility that requires a huge presence. It seemed to me that his re cusal right out of the box said all that needed to be said about his spine.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: turninggrey, 11/8/2018 7:56:08 AM     (No. 11824159)

Someone in the deep state has photos of the Keebler Elf in bed with Papa Smurf. Sessions was powerless.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Muguy, 11/8/2018 7:58:02 AM     (No. 11824162)

So much of the outcry against Jeff Sessions is that he would not WEAPONIZE the office of AG for Mr. Trump´s use.

It is not the purpose of the AG to "get even with them" or to use the office to promote or ruin an agenda.

The fact that Nobama´s people PEVERTED the authority of the office has tainted what the proper role of the AG in what is acceptable or misuse of power.

At the time, who would have thought that the Nobama people in government would have been so involved in outright disruption of an election by creating false documents, and then letting their own political leanings affect their jobs.

We expect these public servants to be above all that, and in the Nobama regime, they were in the tank for their expected new boss Hitlery Clinton. As all this has unravelled (no thanks to the media or demonrat socialists on Congressional committees) Sessions SHOULD have investigated violations of the law, but behind the scenes, he was doing what he was supposed to be doing with the exception of the save Hitlery stuff tied to the "Russia hoaxx.

Perhaps the rest of the corrupt will eventually get removed, but the "do nothing" Sessiona actually was doing what he was supposed to do with the exception of the hoax.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 11/8/2018 8:07:23 AM     (No. 11824171)

The routine submission of a resignation letter is a pro forma act that all cabinet officers do to ensure the president can expeditiously remove them while protecting him from the political consequences of firing them.

As for the timing, I´m impressed. Obviously Jeff Sessions wasn´t an effective Attorney General. However, firing your Attorney General in the midst of an active attempt to prosecute you and remove you from office wouldn´t have been--to translate this into Bush speak--prudent.

On the other hand, doing it the day after your party lost control of the house midterm elections does three things. First, it removes a weak link in the chain protecting you from impeachment, which is now a real possibility. Second, it pollutes the liberal media´s preferred narrative that Trump lost the election. Third, it buries Jeff Sessions below the fold on a day when there are bigger political stories the Liberals want up top.

I´m continually surprised at how skillful President Trump is at managing the political dimensions of managing the media.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 11/8/2018 8:17:27 AM     (No. 11824181)

We have watched this mess for two years. Why, did Sessions sit on his hands when the FBI and others at justice stonewalled congressional hearings? Sessions - and he did nothing. Who had the power to initiate action against well known deviant actors in the post-Inspector General investigation report? Sessions- he did nothing. Who had the power to initiate a huge investigation in the wake of the FISA warrant scandal? Sessions! He did nothing. Who had the power to prosecute Comey and McCabe for their illegal press leaks and lies before congressional hearings? Sessions- he did nothing.

And he did NOT have to recuse himself - just look how quickly he did it, almost immediately upon being confirmed as AG. That weasel Rosenstein played Sessions like a fiddle. He was easily led by the nose to do exactly what the Deep Staters wanted him to do to expand their resistance and delays. Sessions could have busted that little game apart in no time. He did nothing. In short, he was insecure, unsure of himself in the role and really did not know what the Hell he was doing. His little attack on MS13 etc was nothing but a big show to give him some sort of cred. MS-13 was already under attack by State and locals with heavy Fed help.

Sessions was useless- the worst. We probably would have kept the Hosue if Sessions had been a Kick A55 AG. But, nope. It just wasn´t in him!

Stop with the Sessions defense, please. He was all but useless. This is a war, folks- we need warriors, not Casper Milquetoasts!

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Reply 27 - Posted by: so_free_me, 11/8/2018 8:27:50 AM     (No. 11824193)

I guess it’s time for me to stop believing there was some sort of incredibly clever long game involving Sessions acting like a fool while really doing what POTUS wanted all along.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: TXknitter, 11/8/2018 8:36:48 AM     (No. 11824202)

President Trump NEVER pummelled Jeff Sessions. He made his feelings known but it was not Trump’s fault that Sessions continued to act like a genial Senator instead of a leader of our Dept. of Justice. Every person paying attention the last nearly two years knows darn well the media and GOPe were baiting him to fire Sessions.

Yes, Sessions was not cut out to be AG. As it was crystal clear to even his supporters, he could have thought of the country and apologized to the President and insisted on resigning at a good time. When he offered it, there was a public tiff and Trump was right to not fall in the trap. Senators are used to being one of 50. I am sorry but tales of his honor and integrity do not compute when he gave corrupt Rosenstein charge who was unbelievably compromised. Rod has close friendships and job entanglements with Comey AND Mueller. For crying out loud.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: TXknitter, 11/8/2018 8:44:15 AM     (No. 11824213)

Excuse the addition to my post. Nobody expected Sessions to “weaponize” the Attorney General’s office for his own political use. That charge by Session’s friends and the media is unfair. If Trump were of that management style, we would be seeing that with his other Cabinet members. President Trump expected Sessions to fix the DOJ so that it was actually about justice again. Sessions could not go after high GOVERNMENT corruption because he had too many friends there. Period.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: ivehadit, 11/8/2018 8:44:33 AM     (No. 11824215)

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Sessions wanted, and requested, the AG job.
Sessions then wanted Rosenstein.
Rosenstein then wanted Christopher Wray.
Wray then hired-back Dana Boente.
That´s the way it went down in 2017.


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Reply 31 - Posted by: LadyHen, 11/8/2018 9:03:30 AM     (No. 11824243)

It wouldn´t matter if he had been sent off with a parade and marching band, the usual suspects around DC and around here would be wailing and gnashing teeth. Anything to flail Trump with, even old Jeff´s hide. It gets tiresome.

As a lawyer, he was good on illegal immigration and bad on everything else so as an employee of the nation and his boss the president he was mediocre at best. He needs replacing, especially now.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: PlutoWasRobbed, 11/8/2018 9:19:11 AM     (No. 11824265)

Sessions had researched his recusal option before announcing it publicly. He never talked about it with his new boss, the President of the United States. He knew Trump would find someone else to appoint to Attorney General, but Jeff desperately wanted that position. Therefore, Jeff Sessions put his own desire to be AG above his duty and service to POTUS. He could never, and will never, be trusted again.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 11/8/2018 10:03:17 AM     (No. 11824339)

Correct. He should have been dismissed on Day 2, just as soon as the President found out Sessions accepted the position under false pretenses.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: Illinois Resident, 11/8/2018 10:03:42 AM     (No. 11824340)

Rudy Guiliani also was an avid supporter of Trump and refused a number of positions offered by Trump. It seems he was never offered the Attorney General spot because loyal Sessions wanted it. Trump´s mistake was not choosing the most qualified person for the job, Guiliani, who had cleaned up crime and corruption in the biggest city in the country. I think he was glad to have his advice and counsel during the Mueller investigation. Do you think Rudy would sit silently and allow Mueller to simply retire with all of his ill-gotten gain from a worthless democratic corrupt scheme to remove the President of the United States?

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Reply 35 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 11/8/2018 10:04:20 AM     (No. 11824341)

From the beginning I always thought the Keebler Elf, Jeff Sessions, was one of the linch pins of the Deep State along with Rosenstien. Sessions recused himself to let the Russian probe drag along. A time limit should have been handed to Mueller. Pull the funds now and watch it dry up.
Good riddance to Mr. Nobody.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: Rubinski, 11/8/2018 10:24:15 AM     (No. 11824389)

He is a good and honorable man who wasn’t right at all for the job. A street fighter is needed in that position.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: winnie1, 11/8/2018 10:31:56 AM     (No. 11824403)

#9 I read on Drudge that Trump may be considering Chris Christie to replace Session´s, Do you actually think this RINO is going to deport illegals?

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Reply 38 - Posted by: stablemoney, 11/8/2018 10:34:04 AM     (No. 11824406)

I despise Sessions for betraying the President, and refusing to do his job, pretending the DOJ is independent, when it is not. Sessions certainly deserves a lot more--like forever banned.

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Reply 39 - Posted by: FormerDem, 11/8/2018 10:45:33 AM     (No. 11824435)

He allowed the innocent to suffer, rather than that he endure criticism. He recused himself from judgment on these matters but allowed Rosenstein to stay in leadership tormenting the innocent, though he knew Rosestein should go if Sessions should. Sessions let others be crushed so that Sessions could avoid criticism in the press. That is not justice. If he didn´t know better he didn´t belong as AG of the USA. If he did know better, he didn´t belong as AG of the USA.

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Reply 40 - Posted by: preciosodrogas, 11/8/2018 11:01:45 AM     (No. 11824458)

It was worse than that, Sessions recusal added fuel to the fire. Looking at it from PT´s perspective, he was under attack for the Russian collusion and his appointed AG pulls out making it look like something was there that wasn´t. If the President was clean then why would his AG pull out and why did he never step back in what it went off the track? It was Sessions´ dream to be AG and PT owed him a big political debt for his support and gave him his dream but he failed - this was Sessions´ spin on the Peter Principle.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: dvc, 11/8/2018 11:08:16 AM     (No. 11824475)

Never forget that the Washington Examiner is run by a dedicated NeverTrumper.

The paper never misses an opportunity to tell us how Trump is incompetent, crooked and ruining the country.

I have added it to the "rarely worth bothering with" list. Certainly not quite on the same level as the NYT, but trending that way steadily.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: wsdiego, 11/8/2018 11:53:09 AM     (No. 11824549)

No Jeff Sessions never deserved to treat the president the way he did! Excepting a post an then refusing to do it!

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Reply 43 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 11/8/2018 2:06:50 PM     (No. 11824766)

I was fond of Sessions at the beginning of the campaign. When he became AG and in a week he recused himself becoming useless, I began to think that he was a mole in the Trump campaign. As AG he was not on the side of the president ever. He forgot that, as part of the cabinet, he works for the president. He occupied himself with things that are not as important. OK, yes, immigration is. But the AG is there to see that the law is followed. He immediately said he was not going to prosecute anybody. So you tell me, why we need him. Good riddance he is gone. We need a real fighter as AG, something like Patton if you get me.

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Reply 44 - Posted by: NYbob, 11/8/2018 3:08:25 PM     (No. 11824843)

What alternative reality is the Examiner and some posters living in? At almost any other time in American history having a Sec of State who willfully allows open access to national secrets, who has a network of support from the highest levels of the FBI and who benefited from collusion between media, the DNC, and operatives of BHO administration, who was involved in transferring strategic assets to Russia THAT traitor would be under unrelenting investigation and prosecution by any A.G. except Jeff Sessions. To ignore all of that, to pretend it doesn´t matter and to view the Sessions debacle as politics is astounding. His lack of interest, lack of investigation, lack of prosecution on any of the MANY issues connected to the last administration would actually be criminal by itself in earlier American history. He was awful in every way that counts.

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Reply 45 - Posted by: pensom2, 11/8/2018 3:52:06 PM     (No. 11824908)

If Sessions were so darned good and honorable, he would have had Lois Lerner prosecuted for her illegal and dishonorable stunts while working at the IRS.

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Reply 46 - Posted by: msjena, 11/8/2018 4:00:49 PM     (No. 11824923)

Actually, Sessions treated Trump poorly when he recused himself from the Russia investigation. He should have told Trump before he did it and offered to resign at that point. Instead he blindsided the boss. He lasted a lot longer than most people would have.

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Reply 47 - Posted by: dvc, 11/8/2018 6:17:04 PM     (No. 11825110)

Sessions was the insurance policy. Trust no one.

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Reply 48 - Posted by: ratslayer, 11/9/2018 1:37:16 AM     (No. 11825569)

By recusing himself from campaign matters, J.Booraygard Sessions turned the DOJ over tto the Swampers. And they gave POTUS hell for 2 years..

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The internet expands the bounds of acceptable discourse, so ideas considered out of bounds not long ago now rocket toward widespread acceptability. See: cannabis legalization, government-run health care, white nationalism and, of course, the flat-earthers. Yet there’s one political shore that remains stubbornly beyond the horizon. It’s an idea almost nobody in mainstream politics will address, other than to hurl the label as a bloody cudgel. I’m talking about opening up America’s borders to everyone who wants to move here.

We need to build the border
wall to stop the migrant caravans
New York Post, by John Crudele    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 1/17/2019 4:41:36     Post Reply
I’ve changed my mind about building a wall along the Mexican border. Build it! The US government is shut down and the economic ramifications will be great. Not only are the families of people who’ve been put out of work being hurt but the entire economy is going to be affected. Challenger Gray & Christmas, a research firm, estimates that the shutdown could reduce consumer spending by $3.4 billion a month. And since the consumer is the biggest part of our economy, that’s going to smart. The hard-headed politicians in Washington are clear: President Trump says

List of Jesuits with credible abuse allegations shows
some shuffled through schools for years after accusations
ABC News, by Meghan Keneally    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 1/17/2019 4:33:04     Post Reply
A list of 50 Jesuits who were found by their organization to have been credibly accused of abusing minors was released this week, revealing that some of the alleged abusers circled through various institutions, sometimes for years, after the alleged abuse took place. The list, released by the Northeast Province of Jesuits on Tuesday, shows that much of the abuse was reported years after it allegedly took place, meaning that officials may not have known about the wrongdoing when they transferred priests from one institution to the next. However, nine priests the list states,

DOJ official Bruce Ohr shared intel
from dossier author in 2016 with
prosecutors now on Mueller team
Fox News, by Catherine Herridge, Cyd Upson    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 1/17/2019 4:23:09     Post Reply
Details about Justice Department official Bruce Ohr´s meetings with the author of the salacious anti-Trump dossier were shared by Ohr with his expansive circle of contacts inside the department -- including senior FBI leadership and officials now assigned to Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation, Fox News has learned. Ohr gave a closed-door transcribed interview last August sharing details of his 2016 meetings with British ex-spy Christopher Steele, who authored the dossier later used to secure a surveillance warrant for a Trump campaign aide. The interview was part of the Republican-led House Oversight and Judiciary Committee probes.

Yes To Refunds, No To Audits: What To
Expect From IRS During The Shutdown
Forbes, by Kelly Phillips Erb    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 1/16/2019 5:38:40     Post Reply
As the shutdown rolls on, taxpayers have been left wondering: What does it mean for tax season? Earlier this month, the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) announced that tax season would open on time (January 28, 2019) and, in a departure from previous years, that tax refunds would be issued during the shutdown. Over the weekend, the IRS announced that Free File, a free online software program available through IRS.gov, was open for business even as IRS doors remain closed. Today, taxpayers finally received more information about what to expect from the IRS during the government shutdown.

Another FBI Lawyer is Under Criminal
Investigation for Leaking to the Media
Townhall, by Katie Pavlich    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 1/16/2019 5:26:33     Post Reply
Former FBI attorney James Baker is reportedly under criminal investigation for improperly leaking sensitive information the media. From Fox News: The former top lawyer at the FBI has been under federal investigation for leaking to the media, a letter from House Republicans revealed Tuesday. The letter from GOP Reps. Jim Jordan and Mark Meadows cited the transcript of a congressional interview with former General Counsel James Baker and his lawyer last fall, where the probe conducted by seasoned U.S. Attorney John Durham was confirmed. “You may or may not know, [Baker has] been the subject of a leak investigation



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Trump denies Pelosi aircraft for foreign
trip in response to call for
State of the Union delay

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Fox News, by Brooke Singman, Chad Pergram    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 3:00:18 PM     Post Reply
President Trump on Thursday abruptly denied military aircraft to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for a foreign trip just minutes before the congressional delegation was set to depart, in a stunning response to her call to delay the State of the Union address amid the government shutdown. In a curt letter, Trump said her trip has been “postponed.” “Due to the Shutdown, I am sorry to inform you that your trip to Brussels, Egypt, and Afghanistan has been postponed. We will reschedule this seven-day excursion when the Shutdown is over. In light of the 800,000 great American workers not receiving pay,

Breaking: First Media Outlet to Report
on Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Cancer NOW
Says She Contracted Pneumonia–Is Fighting
for Her Life

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Gateway Pundit, by Jim Hoft    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 2:27:39 PM     Post Reply
In September The Santa Monica Observor reported that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had developed cancer. Snopes labeled the report as fake news. Snopes was wrong. The Santa Monica Observer was the only paper to report of lung cancer at the time. Now The Santa Monica Observer says Ruth Bader Ginsburg has pneumonia and is fighting for her life. And… That Ginsburg will retire in January. The Santa Monica Observer reported: As any reader of the Santa Monica Observer knew last September, Ruth Bader Ginsburg has developed lung cancer. The 85 year old Supreme Court Justice had surgery as quietly

University of Georgia TA:
´Some white people may have
to die´ for blacks to advance

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Washington Times, by Jessica Chasmar    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 1/18/2019 1:47:20 PM     Post Reply
A University of Georgia teaching assistant who routinely attacks the concept of “whiteness” on social media took it a step further Wednesday when he declared that “some white people may have to die” in order for black people to advance. “Some white people may have to die for black communities to be made whole in this struggle to advance to freedom,” UGA philosophy TA and Ph.D. student Irami Osei-Frimpong wrote in a now-deleted comment on the Overheard at UGA Facebook page, Campus Reform reported. Mr. Osei-Frimpong doubled down on the comment Friday morning on his own Facebook page

Must See: Democrat Lawmakers Suffer Meltdown
After President Trump Grounds Pelosi’s Flight
to Belgium (Video)

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Gateway Pundit, by Jim Hoft    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 9:06:54 PM     Post Reply
On Thursday afternoon, President Trump informed Speaker Pelosi her “public relations” trip to Afghanistan, Egypt, and Brussels has been postponed so that she can stay in DC and negotiate with him. The President canceled Pelosi’s flight just one hour before she was scheduled to depart — Pelosi and other lawmakers were on the bus en route to the airport. Trump told her to fly commercial on her own dime. According to Fox News reporter, Chad Pergram, furious phone calls are flying back and forth from The Hill to the State to the Pentagon and White House. (Photo) Pelosi’s bus was

Video: Stranded Bus with Pelosi and
Democrat Lawmakers Drives Circles
Around US Capitol

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Gateway Pundit, by Jim Hoft    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 7:56:27 PM     Post Reply
On Thursday afternoon, President Trump informed Speaker Pelosi her “public relations” trip to Afghanistan, Egypt, and Brussels has been postponed so that she can stay in DC and negotiate with him. The President canceled Pelosi’s flight just one hour before she was scheduled to depart — Pelosi and other lawmakers were on the bus en route to the airport. Trump told her to fly commercial on her own dime. According to Fox News reporter, Chad Pergram, furious phone calls are flying back and forth from The Hill to the State to the Pentagon and White House. (Photo) The Bus Is

Pelosi Confronted! Stutters Through Response
to Reporters!–Repeats Crackpot Claim That
Trump Endangered Her Life (Video)

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Gateway Pundit, by Christina Laila    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/18/2019 2:13:11 PM     Post Reply
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) looked defeated Friday afternoon when reporters confronted her over her outrageous claims Trump endangered her life by cancelling her military flight then allegedly leaked her commercial travel plans. Earlier Friday morning, Pelosi’s spokesman, Drew Hammill accused President Trump of endangering Pelosi’s life by leaking her commercial travel plans. Nancy Pelosi doubled down on those claims when confronted by reporters. “We had the prerogative to travel commercially, and we made plans to do that, until the administration then leaked that we were traveling commercially,” Pelosi told a gaggle of reporters. Watch Pelosi struggle through her wild

Pelosi Slams DHS Claim Of Being
Prepped For SOTU: ‘I Don’t Care
What They Said’

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Daily Caller, by Kerry Picket    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 5:52:18 AM     Post Reply
WASHINGTON—House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters Wednesday night she “doesn’t care” if the Secret Service said it was prepared to appropriately secure the State of the Union address despite the partial government shutdown. Instead, she stood firm in her resolve to delay the January 29 event until the government completely re-opens. (Photo) In a letter to President Trump, Pelosi claimed the lack of funds to Homeland Security posed a risk to the White House and the Congress during the event, but the Department of Homeland Security Sec. Kirstjen Nielsen released a statement refuting that. She shared that statement in a

Gillette stands by #MeToo
ad amid controversy

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Boston Herald, by Jonathan Ng and Sean Philip Cotter    Original Article
Posted By: NorthernDog- 1/17/2019 11:52:11 PM     Post Reply
Gillette is doubling down on a controversial new campaign that appears aimed at taking on so-called toxic masculinity — but has created a social media firestorm. The two-minute video from Boston-based razor brand Gillette urges men to act against sexual harassment, misogyny and bullying, asking: “Is this the best a man can get?” While fans are applauding the move, critics say it assumes men need to be steered away from negative tendencies. The ad starts off with audio of news about the #MeToo movement, saying, “We can’t hide from it. It has been going on far too long. We

Chris Matthews: Trump’s Letter to Pelosi
Made Democrats ‘Look Like Fools’ (Video)

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Gateway Pundit, by Cassandra Fairbanks    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/18/2019 10:54:12 AM     Post Reply
MSNBC’s Chris Matthews joined the chorus of pundits losing their minds over President Donald Trump cancelling Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Afghanistan — but admitted that the president made the Democrats “look like fools.” President Trump had hilariously cancelled the trip as the Democrats were in a bus on their way to the flight. (Photo) “Let’s talk about the cheap shot part of it. They were in the bus heading to Joint Base Edward — Andrews. He made them look like fools sitting in the capitol at the driveway basically trying to figure out what’s coming next. He caught them in

Barack Obama wishes Michelle a happy
birthday: ´You’re one of a kind´

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The Hill, by Avery Anapol    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 1/17/2019 2:43:47 PM     Post Reply
Former President Barack Obama wished his wife, former first lady Michelle Obama, a happy birthday on Thursday. Posting a throwback photo of the two as a young couple, the former president wrote on Instagram: “I knew it way back then and I’m absolutely convinced of it today — you’re one of a kind.” (Photo) Michelle Obama, who turned 55 on Thursday, also received online birthday wishes from former presidential adviser Valerie Jarrett, who called her “an extraordinary role model for us all.” (Tweet)

ESPN Host Suggests Trump Was Racist
for Serving Clemson Players Fast Food

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Washington Free Beacon, by David Rutz    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 1/17/2019 11:09:39 AM     Post Reply
An ESPN host suggested Wednesday it was racist for President Donald Trump to serve fast food to the Clemson football team at the White House, saying such food being given to players of a "predominately black sport" gave her pause. (Snip)While the players appeared to enjoy the food, some political and sports observers took Trump to task for what they considered a low-class gesture. On the daily ESPN debate show "First Take," panelists Stephen A. Smith and Max Kellerman discussed the matter, with Smith saying it was a "classless" and "disgraceful" move by Trump.

Criminality Of Deep State
Investigation Of Trump Confirmed —
Has U.S. Become A Banana Republic?

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Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: RockyTCB- 1/18/2019 9:13:22 AM     Post Reply
Deep State: We´ve been saying for some time now that the entire investigation of Donald Trump for "colluding" with the Russians smelled like Deep State sabotage. Now, former associate Attorney General Bruce Ohr has confirmed that´s true. If so, these are criminal acts. The only question is, what do we do now? Both the Justice Department and FBI have maintained they didn´t really know that Trump Dossier compiler Christopher Steele had any bias at all against Trump. And, even when they got their hands on Steele´s unverified dossier on Trump, they claim they didn´t know that S


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