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Mitt Romney slams Trump for saying
he would accept 'foreign dirt' on rivals: 'Simply unthinkable'

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Posted By: tisHimself, 6/13/2019 10:58:00 PM

Senator Mitt Romney has slammed Donald Trump for saying that he would accept dirt on a political opponent from a foreign government, saying the president’s remarks are “simply unthinkable.” Mr Romney, who was the 2012 Republican nominee for president before winning his Senate seat last year, said during an impromptu interview with reporters that he would contact the FBI immediately if a foreign government approached him in that way.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: rockeysroomie 6/13/2019 11:01:53 PM (No. 97872)
Why would a President today contact the FBI when it is corrupt itself?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: dwa 6/13/2019 11:04:20 PM (No. 97875)
I am so tired of Romney. Who cares what this POS has to say. Try as he might, he is never going to get his second five minutes of fame -- maybe infamy but not fame.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: beca 6/13/2019 11:13:54 PM (No. 97880)
No one cares what you think. You're worthless. Shut up and maybe people won't know you're such a turncoat.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/13/2019 11:19:28 PM (No. 97881)
After watching Mitt go all scorched earth on his fellow Republicans, I have no doubt he would use any and all dirt he was given regardless of source and regardless of veracity.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: EQKimball 6/13/2019 11:19:47 PM (No. 97882)
In politics no help from a foreign entity is free. It is like accepting perfectly legal assistance from the mob. Someday they will call in that chit. Count on it.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 6/13/2019 11:23:31 PM (No. 97884)
Mittens is so Holier than thou. He is as irritating as the mailman's son. We really missed a bullet with him.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: cor-vet 6/13/2019 11:28:40 PM (No. 97888)
Mitt slams Trump. It appears Mitt McCain has found his station in life. He can join that other useless Morman, Harry Reid and they can tell anti-Trump stories.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: zephyrgirl 6/13/2019 11:31:15 PM (No. 97890)
Willard is almost as self-righteous as James Comey. His wife must be a saint to put up with him.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: whyyeseyec 6/13/2019 11:31:25 PM (No. 97891)
The president is the executive branch. There is only one boss and that is the president. All other employees are inferior to the president. If The Trump comes across some foreign information, he can decide for himself if he wishes to get the FBI involved. He is not obligated to provide the FBI with anything. The FBI works for the president, not the other way around. Speaking to George Steph was a brilliant move by Trump. When the indictments are handed down, the JunkMedia will conveniently steer clear of Comey's FBI taking forged information from a foreign agent.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man 6/13/2019 11:53:43 PM (No. 97905)
Utah, recall this louse.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: bighambone 6/14/2019 12:27:00 AM (No. 97912)
President Trump was asked a hypothetical question by a known Democrat political operative connected to the Clintons, and gave in his hypothetical imprecise answer by way of his Queens vernacular, that is now being misrepresented by the Democrat political operative, other liberal media operatives, and much of the Democrat Congress.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: JediJerry 6/14/2019 12:28:46 AM (No. 97913)
This guy is like a whack a mole. He keeps popping up all over so we can smack him on the head. Whack a mittens jumps on the fake news story and swallows it whole.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: aasilver 6/14/2019 12:44:37 AM (No. 97915)
Willard "Mitt" McCain is a perfect name for him.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Nimby 6/14/2019 12:50:33 AM (No. 97919)
Sheesh! Mittens, you Loser! You never had and never will!!
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Marjbaldwin 6/14/2019 1:00:12 AM (No. 97921)
Mitt Romney is working for the Democrats. And not hiding it very well.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: judy 6/14/2019 2:54:10 AM (No. 97940)
I wonder when Romney will stop trashing President Trump & start focusing on the corruption during the Obama years...you know the mischief Barr is investigating . I think Romney is saying what McConnell wants him to say. Go away Romney, you are boring or join CNN with John Dean.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Trigger2 6/14/2019 3:04:58 AM (No. 97942)
Well Mittens, the Butcher of Benghazi proved that it's okay. She got off the hook.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: pros7767 6/14/2019 3:08:37 AM (No. 97943)
Still wondering what Obama's DOJ had on him. Scorched earth in first debate and then rolled over and played dead.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: lisa belanger 6/14/2019 4:48:42 AM (No. 97952)
the men is so hateful there is n word to describe this icious senator.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: jinx 6/14/2019 6:38:24 AM (No. 97975)
I am scratching my head on this one. Didn't we just spend 30 million dollars looking into political dirt on Pres. Trump just because his political opponent Hillary Clinton paid to have political dirt spread on him! She not only accepted it; she paid for it. Why hasn't Mitt et al slammed her for what she did! Huh? Huh?
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Reply 21 - Posted by: BarryNo 6/14/2019 6:44:39 AM (No. 97979)
Should I suppose he also denigrates Hillary for the Russian situation? Or is he a hypocrite and a liar? Oh, yes... politician... Have you noticed, people who seek public office are remarkably similar in psychological profile to serial killers? They tend to lack empathy/sympathy for their prey (voters), they are good at manipulating people, and love to be in control. They may be sadistic with certain 'trigger' types. Why do we elect these degenerates, again?
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Reply 22 - Posted by: Sunhan65 6/14/2019 6:48:55 AM (No. 97982)
Mitt Romney is a fatuous hypocrite. His campaign for the Republican Party nomination in 2012 was the dirtiest I've ever seen. He laughed openly with liberal reporters about using opposition research to destroy GOP rivals he couldn't defeat on principle. The accusations against Newt Gingrich, Mike Huckabee, and Rick Santorum were pervasive and dishonest. One commentator on this site referred to it as "the Great Romney Tμrd-hurling Machine." It was a primary campaign devoid of principle and purpose. Then his minions went after Santorum's wife over abortion. Karen Santorum almost lost her own life trying to save their baby in a pregnancy that was killing her. Doctors finally had to refuse her pleas because their ethics wouldn't allow them to kill one patient to save another. Attacking a man and his wife over an issue so personal to them speaks to a lack of character in Romney that is truly appalling. Removing Mitt Romney from public life should be considered an act of basic political hygiene.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: M2 6/14/2019 6:52:08 AM (No. 97987)
Switch parties, Mitt. We don’t want you.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: ROLFNader 6/14/2019 7:07:04 AM (No. 97991)
Add this to your very long and growing list of "unthinkables" , Mittens.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: coyote 6/14/2019 7:37:09 AM (No. 98008)
Utah senator? I thought he lived in Massachusetts.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: MMC 6/14/2019 7:43:23 AM (No. 98012)
People were led to believe the Steele Dossier- which was from British agents- Mittens. Romney needs to retire and just b e grandpa.. he seems like a nice family man.. hmm .. then again If he is this stupid and arrogant in public- never mind. Just go away Mitt.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: gam 6/14/2019 8:02:43 AM (No. 98031)
What is" Simply unthinkable" is that I voted for this guy.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: philsner 6/14/2019 8:03:47 AM (No. 98033)
Remember when Snuffleupagus asked Mitt about birth control?
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Reply 29 - Posted by: ToryWhite 6/14/2019 8:07:12 AM (No. 98035)
Unthinkable? Hardy har. This guy just gets better all the time.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: BeatleJeff 6/14/2019 8:12:25 AM (No. 98037)
Another example why Trump became President and Romney didn't.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: preciosodrogas 6/14/2019 8:42:55 AM (No. 98062)
Just trying to keep name circulating. He wants to run again and is using President Trump to do so. He should be forced to declare. Who's running the Repub party? Shut him up.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: 3XALADY 6/14/2019 8:47:23 AM (No. 98065)
Any time a politician talks about this, it is the epitome of hypocrisy. Pencil necked Schiff For Brains was recorded talking to a 'Russian' about getting dirt on Trump. Hannity played it the other night. Hilzilla paid somebody who paid somebody who paid somebody for the Steele dossier. These are just two that come to mind. Then PDJT says he MIGHT look at oppo info if someone gave it to him and they go bat poop crazy. I'm so tired and worn out with the media and the dhims.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: Phantomll 6/14/2019 8:55:53 AM (No. 98066)
Hey MItt - pound sand!
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Reply 34 - Posted by: David Key 6/14/2019 8:56:40 AM (No. 98067)
One among many reasons why this man lost his bid to be president, and will never succeed in national election. He's to dainty to win, among those delicate blossoms in the upper branches of the GOP that think politics is a Gentleman's sport, and so often lose. Admittedly they lose so well one could admire them were it not for the fact they are losing to people who are destroying the very fabric of the Nation.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: jacksin5 6/14/2019 9:16:25 AM (No. 98081)
This is how PDJT continues to expose the Left and RINOs to the American People. There is an election coming up in 2020, and he wants to make sure they all get an equal chance to shoot themselves in the foot, in full view of the American Electorate. In other words, Fools, you being played!
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Reply 36 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 6/14/2019 9:22:36 AM (No. 98087)
BS...MIT GTF away....:-)
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Reply 37 - Posted by: mamabear 6/14/2019 9:32:06 AM (No. 98092)
Another example of the media, dems and rhinos running around acting like their hair is on fire over something PDJT said. Meanwhile someone/s who actually DID
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Holeymoses 6/14/2019 9:32:40 AM (No. 98095)
Mr. Pure in heart,mealy mouth has spoken once again. I am so thankful that my vote didn't escalate him to the presidency.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: mamabear 6/14/2019 9:41:05 AM (No. 98101)
Double standard alert: Yet another example of media, dems and rhinos acting like their hair is on fire over something a republican politician SAID. Meanwhile the actions of a democrat politician who DID just exactly that (accepted dirt on a political opponent from {or processed through} a foreign government, ) is ignored.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: hammondb3 6/14/2019 9:47:52 AM (No. 98109)
Is this not exactly what Hillary Clinton actually DID?
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Reply 41 - Posted by: bighambone 6/14/2019 11:03:14 AM (No. 98185)
If President Trump could not hypothetically “listen” to what world leaders in the future want to tell him about alleged leftist and liberal Democrat corrupt activities, how would Trump be able to inform the FBI about those conversations, so that legitimate and non-political FBI criminal investigations could be commenced and the perpetrators prosecuted if lawfully appropriate? Common sense will tell you that hiding the allegations of high level Democrat corruption from the FBI would not be personally or politically beneficial to Trump.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: anniebc 6/15/2019 4:53:17 AM (No. 98481)
From the craphead who got his butt kicked by puny obama who was losing the night of the election. Remember when obama was almost in tears at some rally no one attended on election night? They had to manufacture crowds at his events, and he knew he was going to lose, then poof! a win for the mulatto light-bringer. And, of course, baby Romney said nothing at all about the widespread cheating. He shut his mouth and went home dutifully, just like John McCain. Traitor. We haven't forgotten, you worthless, spineless loser. You need and we need you to shut up now. Pretend we're democrats asking you to shut up.
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