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Chuck Schumer Demands Investigations of
Trump Firing NSC Staff

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Posted By: ladydawgfan, 2/11/2020 7:24:52 PM

Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) on Monday called on the nation’s 74 federal inspectors general (IGs) to protect whistleblowers from retaliation as President Donald Trump began purging Obama-era holdovers and other officials from his National Security Council (NSC). IGs are internal government watchdogs who are expected to operate independently of political leadership in government. Schumer’s call on Monday came in the wake of Trump’s decision last Friday to remove and reassign Lt. Col. Alex Vindman, a Ukraine expert on the NSC who testified in the House Democrats’ partisan impeachment probe. Last Friday, Trump also fired the NSC staffer’s twin brother — Lt. Col. Yevgeny Vindman —


And as sure as night turns into day, Chuck-U "demands." Stuff it, Chuckles!!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: seamusm 2/11/2020 7:31:31 PM (No. 315417)
Dang but I am fed up with Trump being accused of a crime when he is doing nothing but what is allowed as President.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Chiritwo 2/11/2020 7:34:07 PM (No. 315421)
Why should he have anything to say about that. Has anyone told him that he's not President. What a little weenie.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: DogFacedPonySoldier 2/11/2020 7:36:00 PM (No. 315424)
Aren't both of them still LTCs in the military? Just transferred to a different duty station. They should be sent as Resource Management officers to Thule Air Base.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Jethro bo 2/11/2020 7:38:18 PM (No. 315427)
FTA, "The Senate majority leader". Even Breitbart knows Dems run the show. Sad how low folks think of McConnell that is doing a yeoman's job reshaping the formally Democrat owned Judical branch.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Daisymay 2/11/2020 7:40:15 PM (No. 315428)
Schumer is like a snappy, barking little dog biting Trump's ankles. Trump should kick him away and not pay any attention to him. I think everyone is sick and tired of Schumer acting like HE is President. He is a NOBODY! Let Trump run the country and if YOU want to run the country, you have to go out and get yourself elected!
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Reply 6 - Posted by: JrSample 2/11/2020 7:49:49 PM (No. 315444)
What part of "serve at the pleasure of the President" does he not understand?
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Reply 7 - Posted by: earlybird 2/11/2020 8:00:41 PM (No. 315460)
Interfering with the Executive Branch.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: IdSpud 2/11/2020 8:01:51 PM (No. 315461)
Ref #3. Don't screw up Thule. I'm sure there is an isolated military post where they absolutely need a "HERO" Purple Heart recipient. It would be interesting to read how he got his purple heart. Maybe it was like John Kerry (you know he served in Viet Nam) did.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: XCenturion 2/11/2020 8:04:40 PM (No. 315465)
I think it's time to start investigating the finances of Democrats like Schumer, Pelosi, and Maxine Waters.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: Starboard_side 2/11/2020 8:11:42 PM (No. 315468)
That the NSC is the personal office staff of POTUS, and was only built-up to the 200-ish people under Obama, means it's way too big. That Chuck is upset, again, means they likely found the main culprits who've been leaking things to the Democrats. Also, have seen reports they know who "anonymous' is too. If so, they should ensure that person is escorted out of the WH in very public manner tomorrow.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Tet Vet 68 2/11/2020 8:29:57 PM (No. 315478)
Yeah right.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: hoopsfan 2/11/2020 8:59:40 PM (No. 315506)
Two porky, politically subversive LTCs got re-assigned. This is a big deal?
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Reply 13 - Posted by: FunOne 2/11/2020 9:05:00 PM (No. 315514)
Why not impeach him for it. Then try to embarrass the Senate to do the investigation. The democrat congresscritters proved that they just can't do a halfway decent investigation.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: hershey 2/11/2020 9:26:23 PM (No. 315535)
Hey chuckles, you done shot your wad...shtfu and crawl back into the woodwork...
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Twinkle93 2/11/2020 9:38:37 PM (No. 315546)
Benedict Arnold was also a wounded decorated hero before he did other things.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: janjan 2/11/2020 9:55:22 PM (No. 315566)
The Democrats need to learn to drop the word ‘demand’ when they are dealing with Trump. Schumer is not in a position to demand anything and a Republican Senate is not going to investigate actions taken by the President that are well within his rights to take. Schumer is fooling nobody with this drama.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: vhs68 2/11/2020 10:27:38 PM (No. 315580)
They don't call Chuckie, Smuckie for nothing.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: DVC 2/11/2020 11:42:18 PM (No. 315626)
Schumer is a real nuisance to scrape off your boots.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Annie Xango 2/12/2020 1:05:03 AM (No. 315668)
there is a word for The only has several letters..I can't utter it..or I would be banned for life from Miz Lucianne's salon.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Krause 2/12/2020 6:11:53 AM (No. 315749)
I have a feeling Vindman wouldn’t want an investigation.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: amylu 2/12/2020 10:11:13 AM (No. 316019)
Curious fact: When I type "Schumer", SpellCheck keeps changing it to "Schemer". Coincidence?
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