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Report: Bannon Lawyers Up, Signals
Full Cooperation With Russia Investigators

Daily Caller, by Kevin Daly

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Posted By:MissMolly, 1/12/2018 4:49:07 AM

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon has reportedly retained legal counsel in advance of meetings with investigators probing Russian interference in the 2016 presidential election. Bannon is slated to take questions from members of the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence next week. The interview could present danger to the Trump administration, as Bannon — lately spurned by longtime friends and allies — could be unpredictable in the aftermath of his break with the president. The Daily Beast reported Thursday that Bannon has hired William Burck of Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan. Burck is co-managing partner in the firm’s Washington office and

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: miceal, 1/12/2018 6:54:22 AM     (No. 11507598)

Blah blah blah, blah blah...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 1/12/2018 7:43:01 AM     (No. 11507641)

Bannon may be rough as 20 grit paper but he is still a Trump loyalist and conservative thinker. He can redeem himself (Somewhat) without damaging Trump.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MoBeef4u, 1/12/2018 7:51:47 AM     (No. 11507645)

Your lips to Bannon´s ears, #2. I have little faith in just about everyone these days which is a sad state of affairs. All I can do is wait and see what people actually do and hope I´m not disappointed.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Nevadadad46, 1/12/2018 8:47:34 AM     (No. 11507699)

Bannon, Smannon. The guy has the credibility of Bluto. If Bannon appears before a committee as a sworn witness and lies, he knows he´s in deep doo. He has nothing, and never has had anything. Why congress wants to interview him is a mystery. I suspect it is the sensation of it to give the committee the appearance of "being fair" for the leftists who still think in terms of "All thing Trump are bad!" After the Feinstein fiasco, they need something- even this rotten straw.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: FrankIncensed, 1/12/2018 2:12:02 PM     (No. 11508170)

I guess I´m getting old. I remember when you had to testify, you just told the truth. Unpredictable doesn´t matter as long as he doesn´t lie. I don´t see how the truth will harm Trump, so let him testify.

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