A Message From Lucianne  










        
 

 
Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Advertisement-Free Options | Register
Rules & FAQs | Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


  Topic: Confessions Of A Congressional Staffer:
“Trump Is A Political Genius. Full Stop.”
Change your user profile.
If you are having trouble posting, please take the time to register.
Your User Name :
Your Password
  I forgot my password
Your Reply  :
Preview Reply     Post Reply
Confessions Of A Congressional Staffer:
“Trump Is A Political Genius. Full Stop.”

DCWhispers, by Staff

Original Article

Posted By:KarenJ1, 3/8/2018 2:29:24 PM

The following are the insights and opinions of a former senior congressional staffer who is now enjoying what he calls the “…happy uncertainty of a self-imposed semi-retirement.” He spent nearly eleven years working on Capitol Hill, arriving there shortly before Barack Obama became president, and then leaving shortly after Donald Trump succeeded him. (Snip) In the days after his steel and aluminum tariff announcement, I’m told union leadership in this country have been inundated with messages of support for Trump from their members. Think about it. All those crucial Midwest swing states are becoming “Trump Country” as he fights to

Comments:
This is an excellent article. I sure wish I knew who this person was and who they worked for. What is particularly disturbing in this article is his discussion of the leaks coming out of Mueller´s investigation. He alleges half of them are from Republicans. Now that is bad! We know the establishment hates him but that is just outrageous. Who knew there were some behaving as badly as the little crapweasel Schiff.

      


Post Reply  

Reply 1 - Posted by: Nina584, 3/8/2018 2:43:17 PM     (No. 11565964)

The only republican that would do a leak like that would be McPain. I am not sure he is still around....

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    45 persons like this.


Reply 2 - Posted by: earlybird, 3/8/2018 3:19:57 PM     (No. 11566001)

Each of this series of “Confessions” begins with the same introduction. Today’s article begins:

“Donald Trump is a political genius. FULL STOP. In the days after his steel and aluminum tariff announcement, I’m told union leadership in this country have been inundated with messages of support for Trump from their members. Think about it. All those crucial Midwest swing states are becoming “Trump Country” as he fights to save the Rust Belt. And he did this within weeks of people seeing more money in their paychecks following the Trump tax cuts.

Good stuff. Reminds me of the old Washington Insider pieces that used to be posted here...

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    46 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 3 - Posted by: trustytool, 3/8/2018 3:24:38 PM     (No. 11566007)

I just always pray that Trump is way more popular with Americans than how the corrupt MSM portrays him to be.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    59 persons like this.


Reply 4 - Posted by: M2, 3/8/2018 4:00:58 PM     (No. 11566054)

Over lunch today my friend was discussing Trump´s lack of social graces and his tweeting. I just sent her this article. Is it really possible that Trump is a stealth political genius?

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    36 persons like this.


Reply 5 - Posted by: maitaisoo, 3/8/2018 4:48:40 PM     (No. 11566098)

#4, why wonder if genius or not? Might this help:
http://thesteadydrip.blogspot.com/2015/08/donald-trump-is-genius-but-thats-just.html


  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    117 persons like this.


Reply 6 - Posted by: TXknitter, 3/8/2018 4:54:12 PM     (No. 11566103)

Oh he is, #3, exactly as Reagan always was too.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    54 persons like this.


Reply 7 - Posted by: Omen, 3/8/2018 5:26:06 PM     (No. 11566137)

We know this.
But remember it´s important that the demedia
doesn´t. So keep it to yourselves.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    56 persons like this.


   

 

  


 
Reply 8 - Posted by: cheeflo, 3/9/2018 5:07:55 PM     (No. 11567107)

Trump was not my candidate of choice, although I did vote for him. But as time goes by, I am beginning to think this very thing myself.

  Click Here if you Like this Comment

    21 persons like this.



Post Reply   Close thread 937359




Below, you will find ...

Most Recent Articles posted by "KarenJ1"

and

Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)




Most Recent Articles posted by "KarenJ1"



GOP House candidate: ´I’m going to use
my Second Amendment´ if someone treats
my daughter how Trump treats women
Washington Examiner, by Katie Leach    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/6/2018 9:00:45 PM     Post Reply
A Republican running for the U.S. House of Representatives in Oklahoma said he would "use" his Second Amendment if anyone treated his daughter the way President Trump treats women. Danny Stockstill, a Republican running for the vacant seat in Oklahoma’s 1st Congressional District, admitted that, while he approves of Trump’s job in office, he doesn’t want him to be a role model for his children. “So why are we so afraid to say, ‘There’s no way I want my son to act like [Trump]?´" Stockstill said during a Tuesday night forum, according to the Tulsa World. “If my daughter ever

Rep. Matt Gaetz Drops Bomb on Paul Ryan:
Today Was the First Time I Heard Lawmakers
Call for Removing Speaker Ryan (Video)
Gateway Pundit, by Jim Hoft    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/6/2018 8:53:45 PM     Post Reply
Rep. Matt Gaetz (R_FL) went on with Lou Dobbs on Wednesday and called out Speaker Paul Ryan for defending the deep state and refusing to defend Republican congressional investigators. Earlier today Paul Ryan defended the Obama FBI for spying on the Trump campaign during the 2016 election. This was unbelievable. "Rep. Matt Gaetz: There is no defense today for Paul Ryan siding with the FBI and Department of Justice against those of us in the Congress who are working for transparency and accountability… We need the Speaker to be an institutionalist of the Congress and not to be a defender

DOJ tells Graham Rosenstein
won´t recuse from Mueller probe
unless officials deem it necessary
Fox News, by Samuel Chamberlain    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/6/2018 8:44:13 PM     Post Reply
The Justice Department signaled Wednesday in a letter to Republican Sen. Lindsey Graham that Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will not recuse himself from Special Counsel Robert Mueller´s Russia investigation unless department officials find it necessary. Assistant Attorney General Stephen Boyd wrote that Rosenstein "would recuse from all or part of any matter if recusal were deemed appropriate by Department officials who are informed about the matter. "Otherwise," Boyd continued, "[Rosenstein] has a responsibility to fulfill his oath to well and faithfully execute the duties of his office." Graham sent a letter to Rosenstein last

   

 



 
Democrats´ IT scandal set to
explode with possible plea deal
Fox News, by Frank Miniter    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/6/2018 6:29:28 PM     Post Reply
The curious case of Imran Awan, which sounds like an international spy thriller, is entering its third act. Awan was a congressional IT aide to Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, D-Fla., and he was finally fired just after he was arrested trying to fly to Pakistan last summer. Awan and his wife, Hina Alvi, were charged last summer with bank fraud. They now appear poised to strike a plea deal with the Department of Justice. (Snip) Sources tell me that the FBI’s Joint Terrorism Task Force has been looking into this matter since well before Awan and his crew of Pakistani

Democrat Gavin Newsom, Top Vote
Getter in California Governor Primary,
Uses Dog Crap Bags Emblazoned
With Pres. Trump’s Face
Gateway Pundit, by Kristinn Taylor    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/6/2018 8:06:34 AM     Post Reply
Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, the candidate for governor who received the most votes in Tuesday’s California jungle primary, and his wife use dog crap bags emblazoned with the face of President Donald Trump according to tweets by the couple last month. Gavin Newsom, image via Twitter avatar. Jennifer Siebel Newsom tweeted on May 9 a photo of the bag with Trump’s face in front of the couple’s dog with the message, “What do you think of Max’s new poop bag?” (Snip) Gavin Newsom responded two hours later with three smiling poop emojis.

Melinda Gates Bashes ‘White Guys,’
Says She’ll Discriminate Against Them
The Federalist, by Joy Pullmann    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/5/2018 8:41:00 PM     Post Reply
Melinda Gates has decided to enter the venture capital world by sending her money to people based at least partly on their sex and skin color, she said in a recent Fortune interview. “It’s been incredibly disappointing to watch how few women-led businesses are getting funded,” Gates said. “Ultimately, if we want more innovation and better products, we’ve got to put more money behind women and minorities. That wasn’t happening, so I decided to step in and see what I could do to help a little bit.” Here are other portions of her interview where Gates specifically says some criteria

Attacks On National Security Council’s
Fred Fleitz Whitewash Islamists To
Smear A Conservative
The Federalist, by Kyle Shideler    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 6/5/2018 7:48:45 PM     Post Reply
The rhetorical attacks on incoming National Security Council Executive Secretary Fred Fleitz (the author’s former colleague) have been shrill and ineffective. Conservatives have rallied to Fleitz’ defense, bolstered in part by Fleitz’s long history of work as a Central Intelligence Agency analyst, State Department official, and House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence staffer, along with his solid reputation working on Iran and nonproliferation-related issues. According to Trump administration insiders, the White House blames Obama allies and Iran deal advocates for ginning up the non-controversy, and there’s no indication of a willingness to surrender the scalp of a long-time national security



Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)



Judicial Watch Obtains IRS Documents
Revealing McCain’s Subcommittee Staff
Director Urged IRS to Engage in “Financially
Ruinous” Targeting

41 replie(s)
Judicial Watch, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: earlybird- 6/21/2018 9:14:48 PM     Post Reply
Judicial Watch today released newly obtained internal IRS documents, including material revealing that Sen. John McCain’s former staff director and chief counsel on the Senate Homeland Security Permanent Subcommittee, Henry Kerner, urged top IRS officials, including then-director of exempt organizations Lois Lerner, to “audit so many that it becomes financially ruinous.” Kerner was appointed by President Trump as Special Counsel for the United States Office of Special Counsel. The explosive exchange was contained in notes taken by IRS employees at an April 30, 2013, meeting between Kerner, Lerner, and other high-ranking IRS officials. Just ten days following the meeting, former

   

 

  


 
Peter Fonda Take Note: We
Are On The Verge Of Someone
Close To Trump Getting Killed

37 replie(s)
Investor´s Business Daily, by Douglas MacKinnon    Original Article
Posted By: RockyTCB- 6/21/2018 9:01:34 AM     Post Reply
Does someone from the Trump family, the Trump Cabinet, or even the Trump administration have to be assaulted or worse, killed, before we accept the fact that a growing number from the far-left have put a rhetorical bounty on their heads. If has-been actor Peter Fonda suggesting Barron Trump be "ripped from his mother´s arms and put in a cage with pedophiles" does not horrify you with the obscene brutality of its message, nothing ever will. From this cauldron of bubbling and putrid hate filled from the twisted minds of enraged liberal politicians, "journalists," entertainers, and academics, spews forth the dangerously

Time magazine cover features Trump
staring down a crying migrant child

33 replie(s)
Washington Examiner, by Katelyn Caralle    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/21/2018 1:12:03 PM     Post Reply
The latest cover of Time magazine criticizes President Trump´s tough border policy, by showing him looking down at a crying, two-year-old Honduran girl whose mother was detained after crossing the border.The photoshopped image is the latest ding against Trump and his zero tolerance policy, which led to the increased family separation of illegal immigrants. The cover is captioned, "Welcome to America." (Tweet/Video) On Wednesday, Trump signed an executive order aimed at putting an end to the practice of separating families, after calling on Congress, specifically Democrats, several times to change the laws.

Vikings Hold First Sports
LGBTQ Summit

33 replie(s)
KSTP-TV [Minneapolis St Paul], by Jonathan Rozelle    Original Article
Posted By: voxpopuli- 6/21/2018 5:37:39 PM     Post Reply
The Minnesota Vikings made history on Thursday. Vikings players, coaches and members of the LGBTQ community came together for a first of its kind inclusion summit held by an NFL team. The LGBTQ summit and fundraising event was held at the TCO Performance Center Auditorium in Eagan. It centered around bridging the gap between the LGBTQ community and sports. (snip) Kluwe´s hope is that the NFL and other sports leagues take notice, and it sparks conversations leading to more acceptance of the LGBTQ community in the athletic world.

Supreme Court Opens The
Door To Internet Taxes — What
Comes Next Could Be A Lot Worse

32 replie(s)
Investor´s Business Daily, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: RockyTCB- 6/22/2018 7:06:33 AM     Post Reply
Taxes: Whatever you think about the issue of taxing internet sales, the simple fact is that the Supreme Court has just guaranteed that people across the country will now be paying more in state taxes. It´s hard for us to see how this is good news. In its 5-4 decision on South Dakota v. Wayfair, the court overturned two previous rulings that prevented states from taxing sales of out-of-state companies. That meant a catalog company based in Maine didn´t have to navigate 45 state sales-tax laws to figure out how much each customer owed, and then remit that money to the

So IRS Tea Party persecutor Lois Lerner
had help all along: John McCain

32 replie(s)
American Thinker, by Monica Showalter    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 6/22/2018 9:06:40 AM     Post Reply
How´s this for sneaky? Sen. John McCain, not too long after seeking conservative and Republican votes in his failed 2008 bid for the presidency, went right after those same conservative voters without telling them, by egging on the IRS to ruin them. It´s the sort of political back-stabbing that defies belief, taking an active role in destroying the Tea Party, which was an authentic grassroots movement of local groups calling for smaller government. But sure enough, Judicial Watch has found McCain´s central role right there in the documents: Judicial Watch today released newly obtained internal IRS documents, including material revealing that Sen.

   

 



 
Sony Pictures Condemns Peter Fonda’s ‘Abhorrent’
Tweets But Will Release His New Film Anyway

31 replie(s)
Breitbart Big Hollywood, by Warner Todd Huston    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 6/21/2018 1:04:50 PM     Post Reply
Sony Pictures Classics released a statement shredding actor Peter Fonda for his tweets, one of which called for 12-year-old Barron Trump to be raped — but the company said it would still release Boundaries, a new film co-starring Fonda.“Peter Fonda’s comments are abhorrent, reckless and dangerous, and we condemn them completely,” the film company said in an emailed statement late on Wednesday. However, the company went on to insist that pulling the upcoming Shana Feste-directed Boundaries, or trying to edit Fonda out of the film, would be “unfair” to the those involved. “It is important to note that Mr. Fonda

   

Post Reply   Close thread 937359





Home Page | Latest Posts | Links | Must Reads | Update Profile | RSS | Advertisement-Free Options | Register
Rules & FAQs | Privacy Policy | Search | Post | Contact | Logout | Forgot Password | Search Using Google


© 2018 Lucianne.com Media Inc.

~~~c~~~