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A Would-Be Trump Aide’s Demands: A Jet on Call, a Future Cabinet Post and More

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Posted By: old_clock_says, 5/21/2019 6:50:36 AM

Access to a government jet 24 hours a day. An office in the West Wing, plus guaranteed weekends off for family time. And an assurance of being made secretary of homeland security by November. Those were among a list of 10 conditions that Kris Kobach, the former Kansas secretary of state, has given to the White House if he is to become the administration’s “immigration czar,” a job President Trump has been looking to create to coordinate immigration policy across government agencies. The list was described by three people familiar with it.

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24/7 access to a jet and demand to be made DHS secretary by Nov. 2019.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: pinger 5/21/2019 7:05:06 AM (No. 68019)
Hopefully he’s told to go pound sand. Public service ain’t like it used to be.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Cavallodifiero 5/21/2019 7:10:41 AM (No. 68023)
When overcoats hats and gloves are standard attire in the previously fiery world of damnation.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Tallgrass Palms 5/21/2019 7:15:33 AM (No. 68025)
Hey, if he is able to stem the tide, it's a small price to pay.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: halfnorsk 5/21/2019 7:47:47 AM (No. 68040)
Looks as if he’s learned negotiation from the Master (DJT).
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Strike3 5/21/2019 7:54:54 AM (No. 68042)
Who does he think he is, Hillary Clinton? He forgot to list the stocked bar.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Delilah 5/21/2019 8:37:46 AM (No. 68072)
Nancy Pellosi got these perks so why not DHS secretary?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Patriotwwg1wga 5/21/2019 9:07:38 AM (No. 68081)
Anything written by Maggie Haberman is a lie. Why does Lucianne keep enabling liars, the true enemy of the people, to post on her site? Maggie, are you ready to be prosecuted for sedition and/or treason? WWG1WGA! MAGA! KAG!
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Reply 8 - Posted by: gop_guys 5/21/2019 9:22:32 AM (No. 68090)
7, we all see a red flag when articles are linked from the NYT. We post to refute their bovine excrement.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: M2 5/21/2019 9:40:01 AM (No. 68104)
Is this his way of daring the president to hire him?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: hoosierblue 5/21/2019 10:10:54 AM (No. 68134)
He should get a job at a bank if he wants a 9-5 job.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bythegates 5/21/2019 10:17:04 AM (No. 68140)
This is clearly a calculated hit job. Look at the author, the channel, the anonymous sources, and think logically how easy it would be for a skilled writer to make all of this up from one simple grain of truth. E.g. Kobach probably did say he wants to spend a lot of time physically on the border, but also still wants to protect his family time on the weekends. Perfectly normal and excellent goals. Now Maggie, go write a hit piece on that because we hate Trump and want to ruin Kobach's life.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: tom7 5/21/2019 10:41:43 AM (No. 68156)
And we know that Maggie Haberman is an honorable writer, just as we know that Brutus is an honorable man.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Chuzzles 5/21/2019 10:43:25 AM (No. 68157)
Wow, with this kind of well poisoning, they must really be afraid of Kobach and the fact that like Barr, he would actually do the job as Trump wants. I think even Coulter is screaming her head off about this.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: PageTurner 5/21/2019 10:43:40 AM (No. 68158)
Not a good look, Kris. Plus, Trump has fired other officials for the same sorts of stunts. Not a bright look, either.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: DVC 5/21/2019 11:51:35 AM (No. 68211)
NYT lies all the time. I know Kris personally, and doubt that this it even close to the truth. I do know that he is VERY attached to his family, so perhaps the weekends part might be true. Not a reliable source, and Kris Kobach is a great guy, and would have a fantastic affect on this problem if he get a position of power.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 5/21/2019 2:40:58 PM (No. 68319)
This is a NYT article and therefore, not trustworthy.
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