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Key Takeaways From The Mueller Report On Trump And Russia

April 19, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The final report by special counsel Robert Mueller found no evidence of a conspiracy between the Trump campaign and the Kremlin, but details in the 448-page document provide fodder for congressional Democrats who want more investigations. The lightly redacted report released by the Justice Department states that President Donald Trump feared […]

NY Times Unhappy With ‘Weird’ Mueller Decisions, Hits Barr On Page One: ‘Is He Impartial?’

March 27, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Days after the Mueller report dropped with a thud, disappointing the vengeful left, the New York Times is hurriedly changing the subject and burying the lead, moving on from “collusion” to unsubstantiated hints that Trump could still be guilty of “obstruction of justice” — if not for acts involving the actual […]

Radical Matt Taibbi On Russiagate: ‘Death Blow For The Reputation Of The American News Media’

March 25, 2019 by

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By Tim Graham ~ The establishment media is being roasted from the Right AND from the Left as the Russiagate conspiracy — as a criminal conspiracy/impeachment vehicle — has collapsed. Leftist author and former Rolling Stone political writer Matt Taibbi is well known for roasting right-wingers with overwrought personal attacks. But he’s drawing notice — […]

Attorney General Sees No Case For Obstruction As Mueller Finds No Collusion With Russia

March 25, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ It’s no longer only President Donald Trump and his allies saying “no collusion.” Special counsel Robert Mueller has reached the same conclusion that the Trump campaign did not conspire with Moscow to gain advantage in the 2016 election. Mueller also did not uncover actionable evidence in his 22-month probe that Trump […]

Byron York: So Much ‘Intense Media Speculation’ Turned Out To Be….Fake News

March 24, 2019 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Liberal expectations were dashed. Byron York at the Washington Examiner reacted to Robert Mueller sending his report to the Justice Department with no further indictments by making a list of “5 things that didn’t happen in the Mueller investigation.” It quickly became clear that the media intensely speculated about a pile […]

NYT: FBI Abused Power On Clinton, But Pushes Bureau’s Trump ‘Russian Agent’ Theory

January 16, 2019 by

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By Clay Waters ~ How does the New York Times (and especially reporter Peter Baker) treat accusations that the F.B.I. overstepped their authority in a politicized effort to take down a president? That depends on who is president. On the front page of Monday’s New York Times, Peter Baker’s “news analysis,” “Trump Faces ‘Nonstop’ War […]

What’s That Got To Do With A Russia Probe?

May 6, 2018 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Finally a judge questions the “unfettered power” Robert Mueller has assumed to persecute people over issues nothing to do with his actual brief – to investigate Donald Trump’s alleged collusion with Russia. Senior United States District Judge T.S. Ellis III has been assigned one of the pending criminal cases … brought […]

4 Things To Know About Mueller’s Indictment Of 13 Russians

February 17, 2018 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ A federal grand jury Friday indicted 13 Russians and three Russian companies on charges of conspiring to interfere with America’s 2016 election. Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the presidential election is “ongoing,” Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein said at a press conference. Information contained in the 37-page […]

The Mueller Probe Embodies Conflict Of Interest

December 30, 2017 by

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By Lt. Colonel James G. Zumwalt, USMC (RET) ~ “Something is rotten in Denmark” remains one of the best-known lines from the late 16th century Shakespeare play “Hamlet” – a line referencing the day’s festering moral and political corruption. Four centuries later, it appropriately describes revelations emerging from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s ongoing investigation into […]

FBI: American Gestapo

December 20, 2017 by

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By Lawrence Sellin Ph.D. ~ Any government agency with law enforcement and surveillance authority that uses those powers for political purposes is the definition of a secret police, no better than the Nazi Gestapo or the Soviet KGB. There is indeed probable cause to conclude, meaning indictable offenses, that employees of the Department of Justice […]

Trump: Russia Probe A ‘Democrat Hoax,’ Hillary Probe ‘Rigged’

December 16, 2017 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Supposed Russian collusion with his 2016 campaign is a “Democrat hoax,” President Donald Trump said Friday, and the FBI’s probe of his vanquished opponent Hillary Clinton’s email scandal was “rigged.” Talking to reporters before boarding Marine One outside the White House, Trump said most Democrats aren’t claiming proof exists that he […]

Watergate Was Nothing Compared To This

December 14, 2017 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ First thing every morning I skipped down two flights of stairs to get the Boston Globe because I couldn’t wait to read the latest developments in the Watergate scandal then bringing down the Nixon Administration. Familiar as I still am with those details, they pale by comparison to abuses of power […]

FBI Agent On Trump Probe: “F Trump”

December 14, 2017 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ There are many reasons to dislike Donald Trump. But there are even more to detest his enemies, seemingly attempting a coup of the bureaucracy against him: The “F Trump” emails of an FBI agent investigating first Hillary Clinton and then the Trump team are shocking: “There’s no way [Trump] gets elected […]

What The Flynn Plea Means

December 2, 2017 by

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By Andrew C McCarthy ~ There’s less to the news than meets the eye. Former Trump-administration national-security adviser Michael Flynn is expected to plead guilty today to lying to the FBI regarding his conversations with Russia’s ambassador to the United States. Flynn, who is reportedly cooperating with the investigation of special counsel Robert Mueller, is […]

Bias: 1,000 Minutes For Trump/Russia ‘Collusion’ vs. 20 Seconds For Hillary/Russia Scandal

October 26, 2017 by

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By Rich Noyes ~ Here’s one top takeaway from network news coverage in 2017: Sneaky Russian influence in American politics is a huge story if it involves Republicans/Donald Trump, but a non-story if it involves Democrats/Hillary Clinton. MRC analysts have been tracking all evening news coverage of the Trump administration since Inauguration Day. From Inauguration […]