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Chicken/Egg: What Came First, The Crime Or The Investigation?

June 19, 2017 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ I appreciate Rich’s mention of my column on the homepage about why it is vital that legitimate limits, as provided by federal regulation, be imposed on Robert Mueller’s special counsel investigation. I want to elaborate on this a bit more in the context of what Rich’s post addresses: the leak […]

The Disconnect In The Search For Russia-Gate

June 18, 2017 by

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By Roger Aronoff ~ It appears that Special Counsel Robert Mueller has realized that the investigation he has been chosen to oversee is a dead end. As a result, he is moving past investigating the possibility of collusion during last year’s presidential election between President Donald Trump and/or his associates and people with ties to […]

The FBI’s Pathetic Track Record On Terrorism

June 15, 2017 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Former FBI Director James Comey has finally admitted publicly that President Donald Trump has not been under investigation, after months of deliberately leaving the impression that he was. Now the issue becomes whether Trump somehow obstructed justice in trying to save one of his subordinates, a decorated military veteran who ran […]

Does The FBI Have Anything At All On President Trump?

May 22, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Even the Rolling Stone’s Matt Taibbi, who blames Fox News for the end of US civilisation, smells a rat: What exactly is the FBI investigating? Why was it kept secret from other intelligence chiefs, if that’s what happened? That matters, if we’re trying to gauge what happened last week. Is it a FARA […]

The Bipartisan Case Against James Comey

May 13, 2017 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ The stated rationale for Comey’s firing was that he damaged the FBI’s credibility. Jim Comey has been a good friend to me over the years. I have disagreed strenuously with a number of decisions he made in connection with the Hillary Clinton investigation – with his rationales and with the […]

Trump Outsmarts The Media, Again

May 11, 2017 by

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By Cliff Kincaid ~ Nobody does it better than President Donald Trump. That is, drive the media crazy. And The Washington Post has gone nuts in reacting to the firing of FBI Director James Comey. Remember that Comey botched the Hillary email and Trump/Russia investigations, using in the latter the discredited “Trump Dossier” of gossip […]

Faux Outrage And Melodrama Over Comey’s Pre-Election Letter

May 7, 2017 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ If Director Comey had not conducted his July 5 press conference clearing Hillary Clinton, there would have been no cause to issue the October 28 letter to Congress. Even absent Hillary Clinton’s latest bleat about how he cost her the election, FBI director James Comey’s testimony on Wednesday at a […]