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What Was Mueller Up To?

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 6/20/2019 5:21:11 AM

Robert Mueller turned in a disgraceful performance as Special Counsel, allowing himself and his staff to be used as a tool of the Democratic Party. He knew from an early stage that the core of what he was supposed to be investigating–“collusion”–did not exist. But he plowed forward, hoping to ensnare members of the Trump campaign or administration in process crimes. Meanwhile, he ignored the real scandal: the attempt by top-ranking officials at the FBI and CIA to swing the 2016 presidential election to Hillary Clinton, or, failing that, to disable the incoming Trump administration before it had a chance to get off the ground. All the while,

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Reply 1 - Posted by: bpl40 6/20/2019 7:40:35 AM (No. 102110)
Does "No good" answer the question?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rumblehog 6/20/2019 8:13:35 AM (No. 102129)
What did they do with all those records they were pulling and "reviewing?" They were covering their tracks, while at the same time placing a "KEEP AWAY!" sign all around Team Trump. and his entire family.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 6/20/2019 8:39:33 AM (No. 102150)
WHY was it necessary to name specific people to investigate. At the start of Mueller's farce, there was NO crime declared which was highly unusual. Mueller started by trying to figure out IF a crime, collusion with illegal activity, had happened. As it turned out, it had NOT. NO ONE colluded with the Russians. The investigation should have been targeted at finding out if any criminal behavior occurred. THEN who committed it. Such an investigation should NEVER have been pointed at a specific person with the charge to find out ANYTHING they did wrong in their life. Mueller's investigation was corrupt even before it started. The DOJ exists to investigate crimes, not to persecute people.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 6/20/2019 8:43:46 AM (No. 102154)
Trump has complete control of all the files - - all the documents. When is he going to release them? Why won't he let all of us - - the true government of the United States - - see the records that we own?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney 6/20/2019 8:44:24 AM (No. 102155)
A very well written article, concise, to the point. So rare.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: VietVet68 6/20/2019 9:28:26 AM (No. 102188)
If Manafort is in jail for, at least in part, failing to register as a lobbyist for a foreign country then using this precedent its only fair to apply these same rules, and jail sentences, to John Kerry and many former members of the Obama regime. Turnabout is fair play.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: tom7 6/20/2019 9:38:44 AM (No. 102197)
Mueller has been up to his neck in dirty coppery since his earliest career days, through the Uranium One treason, into the Clinton Foundation, and up to the Russian hoax. It is inaccurate to say that "he allowed" the Democrats to use him - he was eager to act in behest of the Democrats lest he be exposed for the crook that he is. He did not interview with Trump one day and have Rosenstein appoint him the next, as an accident. He was dirty-dealing before he accepted the appointment and forever after. When it was clear that there would be no evidence to support impeachment for "collusion", he and his team fabricated the preposterous "obstruction" nonsense on behalf of the demented Dems in the House, and delayed the "report" (i.e. charges) until the Dems took control of the House in 2018. In the meantime, they proceeded to eviscerate Paul Manafort at the bidding of Oleg Deripaska, with no real legal basis - just the collusion of Obama judge Berman-Jackson and the false testimony they were able to extort. Vile people - all of them.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/20/2019 9:40:19 AM (No. 102200)
Of course, Muellie was working for the deep state. So, who was he taking orders from? I don't think from Rosie.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: BigTimeTrumper 6/20/2019 9:40:20 AM (No. 102202)
his job was to slander Trump...with the Presstitutes help...and run out the clock on the Deep State....Killary...OBlahBlah CRIMES..
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Calvinesq 6/20/2019 9:45:25 AM (No. 102210)
A third scope memo from Rosenstein? That' s called making it up as you go along. Jeff Sessions should have never recused himself. He could have stopped or at least limited this nonsense. Trump's biggest mistake was appointing Sessions. Sessions will forever be tinged with weakness in facing of the deep state.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/20/2019 9:49:10 AM (No. 102214)
Please pardon second post, but, another mystery is why Sessions recused himself and didnt he have to have known the contents of the first scoping memo in order to have justification for recusing himself?
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Reply 12 - Posted by: NorthernDog 6/20/2019 10:31:06 AM (No. 102244)
A smear campaign from start to finish. It did help the Dems regain the House, but fell short of evicting Trump from the White House.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Highvoltage 6/20/2019 11:17:34 AM (No. 102308)
Muller most likely committed a crime against Trump but most importantly by far, a crime against the American people who elected him.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: planetgeo 6/20/2019 11:29:14 AM (No. 102331)
This was a malicious prosecution from the start. There was no credible probable cause to justify the investigation. It was falsely represented to the FISA court. And even after they knew it, they continued. Worse yet, and confirming the malicious motives, their apprehension and interrogation tactics were extremely aggressive and completely unwarranted, clearly for the express purpose of financially ruining and maligning the reputations of the targets of their tactics. The proper remedy to insure that this is not repeated is to prosecute the prosecutors, and pardon and fully compensate all victims of this malicious process.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: iamshazzam 6/20/2019 11:50:46 AM (No. 102352)
Time for charges and punishment. Hillary allowed classified material to be given to foreign governments, period! That is a crime of the highest order and she, along with all who participated, should be jaile immediately. Does "the Rosenbergs" come to mind???
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Reply 16 - Posted by: America Rising 2020 6/20/2019 12:34:16 PM (No. 102392)
Uff coarse uff coarse mulears vus verkink for de staatsti
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Reply 17 - Posted by: rochow 6/20/2019 1:35:49 PM (No. 102444)
I don't believe it has never been a question if he worked for the deep state. He asked for the job the instant the overgrown midget was terminated. Comey, Rosenschwein,, Mueller and many others have known each other for decades.. We are just learning now how dirty many of them are. Sickening to see the press praising him for a non distinguished career. He did not have one. He is corrupt through and through.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Krause 6/20/2019 4:06:24 PM (No. 102564)
Lynch and Comey should be charged for the non-prosecution of Hillary.
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