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Justice Dep't watchdog finds 2016 launch of FBI
probe of Trump advisers was legitimate -source

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Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk, 12/9/2019 1:12:44 PM

BREAKING NEWS: The U.S. Justice Department's internal watchdog said it found numerous errors but no evidence of political bias by the FBI when it opened an investigation into contacts between Donald Trump's presidential campaign and Russia in 2016. The report by Inspector General Michael Horowitz was likely to give ammunition to both Trump's supporters and his Democratic critics in the ongoing debate about the legitimacy of an investigation that shadowed the first two years of his presidency. Horowitz found that the FBI had a legal "authorized purpose" to ask for court approval to begin surveillance of Carter Page, a Trump campaign advisor.


Ugh. And, here we go again by the 0bama holdovers in the Swamp.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: janjan 12/9/2019 1:18:34 PM (No. 257222)
So the swamp wins again. Thanks Horowitz. Your membership is guaranteed.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DCGIRL 12/9/2019 1:20:46 PM (No. 257224)
Provided by "SOURCE". Today "source" is absolutely useless to me. Source could be the janitor that overheard something. Also, look where the article is coming from....Reuters. Need I say more.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: EliotRosewater49 12/9/2019 1:22:17 PM (No. 257226)
This guy needs to go. He said he could find no bias with Page and Strzok. That’s all you know how unbiased Horowitz is.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: john56 12/9/2019 1:24:34 PM (No. 257228)
Okay. I got it. It's okay to use the justice and intelligence services to investigate and create "crimes" by your political opponents. Hey, that's a double win for us. Means the impeachment circus is not valid and it's okay for us to secretly investigate Biden, Warren, Schiff, Pelosi, Romney and others. As it has been said before, be careful what you wish for. You might just get it.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: TennDon 12/9/2019 1:26:13 PM (No. 257231)
#2 said “... look where the article is coming from....Reuters.” roto rooters. TFIFY
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Reply 6 - Posted by: janjan 12/9/2019 1:26:58 PM (No. 257234)
Sorry to post twice but Rush is giving quite a different outlook on this report. I broke my own rule of waiting until the facts are known. Ignore the MSM.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: EliotRosewater49 12/9/2019 1:47:53 PM (No. 257252)
One more comment, apparently the report states no evidence of bias was found in testimony or the written record. Well what would one expect? That the guilty would admit to guilt? That they would document their guilt? Worthless effort on that account.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Clinger 12/9/2019 1:50:58 PM (No. 257258)
I'm not expecting integrity from the swamp but keep one thing in mind: We have repeatedly been told of the contents of various reports to gaslight us into believing what they say when if fact the actual they say something substantively different. Remember when we were told the Mueller report said Trump colluded when in fact it did not? Remember when we were told the Ukraine phone call transcript would be an indication of quid quo pro when in fact it did not and a separate transcript in fact clearly stated there would be no such thing, "I want nothing in return." Pardon me if the quote isn't an accurate perfect quote but a best recollection.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Califedup 12/9/2019 1:53:31 PM (No. 257260)
No surprise at all with this toilet paper report from the Deep Democrat Communist Swamp. Horowitz has a reptilian skin and has been in Washington since he was hatched from the nest. The brutal truth to be taken from this steaming pile of manure? We live in a country with a two tiered Justice system - If you are a democrat, you are allowed under this system, to commit crimes, no matter how heinous, without worrying about any punishment for your crimes. If you are a patriotic, morally upright, hard working citizen - you will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the exiting laws on the books no matter if you are guilty or innocent. Closer and closer to a Civil War for our Republic versus a totalitarian dictatorship.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: ROLFNader 12/9/2019 2:57:02 PM (No. 257295)
Ummm…. oh! rrhoiders...... Nevermind.....
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rumblehog 12/9/2019 3:22:09 PM (No. 257319)
Apparently the "source" didn't read it, but I did. It does find PLENTY of faults worthy of being taken up by the FBI. Since it's not the job of the IG to punish, all they can do is recommend investigation, and there are plenty of lengthy leads for FISA abuse. Wait until John Solomon or Mark Levin weigh in on it however.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: watashiyo 12/9/2019 8:14:33 PM (No. 257490)
Two years of taxpayer's money wasted, but that's what Democrats do best.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: DVC 12/10/2019 12:39:52 AM (No. 257616)
Only because wHorowitz has only info from the FBI and DoJ, and they lied, and they lied in their files.
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