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#21 mr6666

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Posted 09 March 2017 - 09:00 PM

Meet the Hundreds of Officials Trump Has Quietly Installed Across the Government-

 

"We have obtained a list of more than 400 Trump administration hires, including dozens of lobbyists and some from far-right media.

 

A Trump campaign aide who argues that Democrats committed “ethnic cleansing” in a plot to “liquidate” the white working class. A former reality show contestant whose study of societal collapse inspired him to invent a bow-and-arrow-****-survivalist multi-tool. A pair of healthcare industry lobbyists. A lobbyist for defense contractors. An “evangelist” and lobbyist for Palantir, the Silicon Valley company with close ties to intelligence agencies. And a New Hampshire Trump supporter who has only recently graduated from high school.......

 

The list is striking for how many former lobbyists it contains: We found at least 36, spanning industries from health insurance and pharmaceuticals to construction, energy and finance. Many of them lobbied in the same areas that are regulated by the agencies they have now joined.....

 

http://www.commondre...ross-government

 


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Posted 09 March 2017 - 09:44 AM

-disgraced former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn just took his lawyer’s advice and belatedly registered as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did that “could be construed to have principally benefited the Republic of Turkey” according to the paperwork he filed.

Flynn was paid $530,000 last August through November during Trump’s campaign by a firm owned by a Turkish businessman with close ties to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.....

 

http://occupydemocra...agent-election/

I always though Flynn was a turkey.



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Posted 09 March 2017 - 03:05 AM

-disgraced former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn just took his lawyer’s advice and belatedly registered as a foreign agent for lobbying work he did that “could be construed to have principally benefited the Republic of Turkey” according to the paperwork he filed.

Flynn was paid $530,000 last August through November during Trump’s campaign by a firm owned by a Turkish businessman with close ties to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.....

 

http://occupydemocra...agent-election/

 

 


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Posted 08 March 2017 - 07:33 PM

Trump’s S.E.C. Nominee Disclosure Offers Rare Glimpse of Clients and Conflicts-

 

 

Mr. Clayton, a longtime partner at the law firm Sullivan & Cromwell who is President Trump’s pick to lead the Securities and Exchange Commission, has represented big banks like Goldman Sachs and Barclays as well as prominent hedge funds and corporate executives, according to a financial disclosure form made public on Wednesday by the Office of Government Ethics....

 

https://www.nytimes....times&smtyp=cur


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Posted 08 March 2017 - 05:59 PM

After a poll came out Wednesday showing that a majority of voters say Attorney General Jeff Sessions should resign because they believe he lied under oath about his meetings with a Russian ambassador,

oops, he did it again -- there was that one other time!........

 

http://www.politicus...ia-contact.html


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Posted 08 March 2017 - 05:15 PM

Lying Jeff? Not to be confused with Lying Ted and Crooked Hillary.

Or Delusional Donny. 


Curse Sir Walter Raleigh, he was such a stupid get.


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Posted 08 March 2017 - 04:34 PM

Sleepy Ben wants to show that he can say just as many ridiculous

things as a Cabinet officer as he did as a candidate. Mission

accomplished. 

 

Blowregard also said that things were moving too fast so he was

somewhat confused. No one can be happier than Sessions about

Donny's wiretap allegation. Took the spotlight off Lying Jeff completely.

Lying Jeff? Not to be confused with Lying Ted and Crooked Hillary.



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Posted 07 March 2017 - 04:26 PM

Sleepy Ben wants to show that he can say just as many ridiculous

things as a Cabinet officer as he did as a candidate. Mission

accomplished. 

 

Blowregard also said that things were moving too fast so he was

somewhat confused. No one can be happier than Sessions about

Donny's wiretap allegation. Took the spotlight off Lying Jeff completely.


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Posted 07 March 2017 - 12:27 PM

Approximately 90% of appointed positions remain empty or in caretaker status with Obama appointees due to Trump administrations inability to do its job.

 

Am sure its better that way (considering who he DOES appoint)...........


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Posted 07 March 2017 - 09:25 AM



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Posted 07 March 2017 - 09:07 AM

Approximately 90% of appointed positions remain empty or in caretaker status with Obama appointees due to Trump administrations inability to do its job.


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Posted 07 March 2017 - 03:28 AM

Ben Carson Refers to Slaves as ‘Immigrants’-

 

"Mr. Carson turned his attention to slavery after describing photographs of poor immigrants displayed at the Ellis Island National Museum of Immigration. These new arrivals worked long hours, six or seven days a week, with little pay, he said. And before them, there were slaves.

 

“That’s what America is about, a land of dreams and opportunity,’’ he said. “There were other immigrants who came here in the bottom of slave ships, worked even longer, even harder for less. But they too had a dream that one day their sons, daughters, grandsons, granddaughters, great-grandsons, great-granddaughters, might pursue prosperity and happiness in this land.”....

 

https://www.nytimes....times&smtyp=cur

 

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Posted 03 March 2017 - 08:39 PM

Sessions is lifelong KLAN BAIT and they gave hin a pass on that. So they would just give him a pass on anything because he's one of their good old boys.

Trump supporters know their own kind.


And who better to be Attorney General.

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Posted 03 March 2017 - 03:38 PM

I just watched a bunch of interviews of Trump supporters on CNN who were asked if it turns out that Jeff Sessions lied under oath should he resign.  The overriding sentiment was that he should get a pass because he is a patriot.  These were probably the same sort of people who were chanting 'Lock Her Up' whenever Trump and Sessions just mentioned Clinton's name.

Handsome men like Sessions always get a "pass".



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Posted 03 March 2017 - 11:14 AM

I just watched a bunch of interviews of Trump supporters on CNN who were asked if it turns out that Jeff Sessions lied under oath should he resign.  The overriding sentiment was that he should get a pass because he is a patriot.  These were probably the same sort of people who were chanting 'Lock Her Up' whenever Trump and Sessions just mentioned Clinton's name.

 

 

Yep!  Different standards now........


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Posted 03 March 2017 - 09:13 AM

I just watched a bunch of interviews of Trump supporters on CNN who were asked if it turns out that Jeff Sessions lied under oath should he resign. The overriding sentiment was that he should get a pass because he is a patriot. These were probably the same sort of people who were chanting 'Lock Her Up' whenever Trump and Sessions just mentioned Clinton's name.



Sessions is lifelong KLAN BAIT and they gave hin a pass on that. So they would just give him a pass on anything because he's one of their good old boys.

Trump supporters know their own kind.

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Posted 03 March 2017 - 06:50 AM

I just watched a bunch of interviews of Trump supporters on CNN who were asked if it turns out that Jeff Sessions lied under oath should he resign.  The overriding sentiment was that he should get a pass because he is a patriot.  These were probably the same sort of people who were chanting 'Lock Her Up' whenever Trump and Sessions just mentioned Clinton's name.



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Posted 02 March 2017 - 05:32 PM

LOL. Where are the transcripts???

Everything is available nowadays. Maybe he should

start rehearsing the old the meaning of is is gambit.


Curse Sir Walter Raleigh, he was such a stupid get.


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Posted 02 March 2017 - 05:28 PM

The New York TimesVerified account @nytimes 54m54 minutes ago

 
 

A timeline of Jeff Sessions’s ties to President Trump and meetings with Russia http://nyti.ms/2lEy5oO 

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see entire: https://www.nytimes....times&smtyp=cur


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Posted 02 March 2017 - 05:19 PM

 

NBC Nightly News‏Verified account @NBCNightlyNews 4m4 minutes ago

 
 

BREAKING: AG Sessions recusing self from any current or future investigations related to campaigns for president of the US.

 

 

 

The administration and Sessions are hopeful this will eliminate the calls for a special prosecutor.  Meanwhile he will still be in charge of the agency that does the investigation.  Very hard to actually "recuse" yourself in a situation such as this when you are the boss of the people doing the investigation.


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