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Key Questions Former DAG Rod Rosenstein
Should Be Asked at Senate Oversight
Hearing Next Week

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Posted By: earlybird, 5/28/2020 10:46:19 AM

Senate Judiciary Chairman Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) has called up former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to testify in the first of a series of hearings examining the Obama administration’s the Trump-Russia investigations and misuse of the Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act.(Snip) Rosenstein oversaw the Russia investigation at the DOJ after Sessions recused himself from anything related to the investigation. Republicans will want him to explain a number of documents from that time period that were unearthed by Judicial Watch, last Fall. (Snip) 145 pages of Rosenstein’s communications, including a one-line email from Rosenstein to Robert Mueller stating “The boss and his staff do not know about our discussions.”

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That one-liner was sent just five days before Rosenstein appointed Mueller to be special counsel.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 5/28/2020 10:55:04 AM (No. 424401)
Q1 - - Why are you such a weasel-faced traitor?
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Reply 2 - Posted by: winmag 5/28/2020 11:01:15 AM (No. 424408)
Mr. Rosenweasel, give me one reason you should not be hung for sedition and treason against an administration that was lawfully elected by the American people. If you would like a jail sentence of only 25 years please give us the names of the other coup plotters in you cell.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: ROLFNader 5/28/2020 11:08:04 AM (No. 424419)
Great comments. Unfortunately, I think this is all we can plan to expect in any "Oversighed" Hearing.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Starboard_side 5/28/2020 11:10:47 AM (No. 424421)
Ask when he was aware there was no Russian collusion? Then, ask if he was "read-in" or "briefed" on the 57 House Intelligence hearing transcripts which details from Clapper, Brennan, Yates and others there was no collusion. Inquire if Yates' testimony alarmed him that President Obama was informing her of the Kislyak call, and that she was startled he would be personally updating her on this issue.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Bur Oak 5/28/2020 11:21:33 AM (No. 424438)
We will hear pontification by senators but there will be very few if any good questions asked of Rod Rosenstein. The deep state protects their own while pretending to do something to uncover wrong doing. It is theater for the citizenry.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Ming 5/28/2020 11:24:59 AM (No. 424445)
Please, whatever question is asked or not asked won't be worth the paper a criminal or civil indictment is printed on. I have no faith in any of the DC scum, left or right, to provide us and America any semblance of justice.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: 100percentTexan 5/28/2020 11:52:43 AM (No. 424467)
don't give him a chance to make political speeches and give weaselly answers. ask him yes or no questions where the answers are known. if he lies, refer him for prosecution.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: Sunhan65 5/28/2020 12:10:33 PM (No. 424484)
Drain the swamp. Fill the jails.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: bad-hair 5/28/2020 12:13:05 PM (No. 424488)
Yeah right. Linda Graham is going to put Rosenstein's feet to the fire. Isn't that anti-Semitism?
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Reply 10 - Posted by: DVC 5/28/2020 12:17:49 PM (No. 424492)
He won't answer any of the interesting ones.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Luandir 5/28/2020 12:31:50 PM (No. 424510)
Who on the Committee has the cojones to grill him on this? Not Miss Lindsey.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Rumblehog 5/28/2020 1:16:36 PM (No. 424551)
How about this little "stab" from the past? "What did the President know, and when did he know it?"
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Reply 13 - Posted by: bighambone 5/28/2020 1:27:32 PM (No. 424561)
The information in the article clearly shows that Rosenstein is a snake in the grass! Based upon their history you can’t really rely on the wimpy Republican Senators to hit any sort of home run in this scheduled hearing. As Trump always says, we will see what happens.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: heartlandconservative 5/28/2020 1:32:03 PM (No. 424564)
Besides being a lying fraud, Miss Lyndse(sp)is a coward. Don't expect hardball, marshmellows anyone?
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Reply 15 - Posted by: preciosodrogas 5/28/2020 1:35:41 PM (No. 424569)
Barr, see how easy that was? Senate called in Rosenstein to testify under oath and that's all it took. This pretending that we have no idea about who did what seems to be a stall tactic. There has been 3 years of investigations and not one indictment. As of now it is unlikely anything is going to happen before the elections ... maybe indictments ... but the crooks see hope in Trump losing. They will fight this tooth and nail until after the election. Why take the position of pretending we know nothing and we have to uncover everything like it was the first time?
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Reply 16 - Posted by: MDConservative 5/28/2020 1:37:21 PM (No. 424571)
This will be your typical Senate softball game. “Boxers or briefs?” Or, you were kidding about wearing that wire, right?” Lindsey will be in fine form...
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Reply 17 - Posted by: john56 5/28/2020 2:44:22 PM (No. 424600)
There are a couple folks on that committee who might hold Rosenstein's feet to the fire: Cruz, Hawley, Kennedy, Blackburn. The rest: Graham, Coryn, Grassley, Lee, Sasse, Tillis, Ernst, Crapo, well, if we get two good questions out of that lot, consider it a win. For the Dems: Feinstein, Leahy, Durbin, Whitehouse, Klobuchar, Coons, Blumenthal, Hironi, Booker, and Harris. I've seen more upstanding citizens pictured in the "Wanted" posters section of the post office.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: TXknitter 5/28/2020 2:55:43 PM (No. 424609)
Yes its going to be showtime for the Senators. Cruz and Lindsey both do the Senator dance on any show that trues to pin them down on anything but their talking points. There will be real justice for all that has happened but it won’t be due to these dog and pony hearings. They are for reelection purposes and the media loves them.
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