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Romney blasts Trump's Stone
commutation: 'Historic corruption'

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Posted By: tisHimself, 7/11/2020 9:51:20 AM

GOP Sen. Mitt Romney (Utah) on Saturday sharply condemned President Trump's commutation for longtime ally and political confidant Roger Stone, labeling it "historic corruption." "Unprecedented, historic corruption: an American president commutes the sentence of a person convicted by a jury of lying to shield that very president," Romney tweeted Saturday morning. Romney, a vocal Trump critic, was one of the first Republican lawmakers to weigh in on the president's commutation for Stone, who was sentenced to more than three years in prison before the commutation.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: hershey 7/11/2020 9:59:20 AM (No. 474525)
Of course, another member of the deep state...what a piece of dork bread this guy is...shuddup already and go away..
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Reply 2 - Posted by: oldmagnolia 7/11/2020 10:01:54 AM (No. 474530)
Corruption Pierre? Delecto should be investigated for Burisma and Bains Capital.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: pros7767 7/11/2020 10:02:12 AM (No. 474531)
Thanks Utah! Just out of curiosity, WHAT WERE YOU THINKING?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 7/11/2020 10:06:13 AM (No. 474540)
Speaking of corruption, Pierre Delecto, what was your criminal role in the Bain Capital coverup?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Fasteddie 7/11/2020 10:12:15 AM (No. 474557)
Please, God - let this miserable man just shut up and go away. Just shut up and go away.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: ThreeBadCats3 7/11/2020 10:14:03 AM (No. 474558)
Romney is such a disappointing back sticker on so many levels. A great state like Utah (and this country) doesn’t deserve this albatross around their neck. Fooled a lot of us a few years ago.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: TJ54 7/11/2020 10:15:14 AM (No. 474563)
Go to hell Twit Romney
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Reply 8 - Posted by: cartcart 7/11/2020 10:18:50 AM (No. 474569)
Corruption is the Mark Rich pardon by clinton. Corruption is also changing your On-line name to Pierre Delecto to mask your true identity.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: MISteve 7/11/2020 10:21:17 AM (No. 474577)
Nobody takes him seriously. Pierre Delecto showed us he is a slimy weathervane, devoid of principles, missing his backbone. He would have been better than Obama, but not by much. CoC Republicans hate us about as much as the Dems do.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: jeffkinnh 7/11/2020 10:23:36 AM (No. 474580)
Rummey isn't even a RINO, he is a partisan dem. The nature of Stone's "transgressions" were not much worse than Flynn's nothingburger and he was persecuted by the same untrustworthy, jackbooted, criminal bureaucrats. 3 years was an insane sentence so Trump commuted it.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 7/11/2020 10:24:16 AM (No. 474582)
STFU, you jealous worm.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: Avikingman 7/11/2020 10:25:19 AM (No. 474583)
Spit on the griddle.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino 7/11/2020 10:30:47 AM (No. 474593)
Too bad for Pierre - - that there aren't any more romneybots on this forum to defend him. 2012 will always be remembered - - down through the ages - - as the Year Of The Romneybots. The good old days!
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Reply 14 - Posted by: stablemoney 7/11/2020 10:42:32 AM (No. 474601)
Music to my ears to hear Romney upset. I hope to hear more outrage from him, and to be the cause of it.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: italianlooks 7/11/2020 10:46:02 AM (No. 474606)
And then there is Marc Rich..Acting Attorney General Holder new nothing, Clinton Library gets $100,000 from the beautiful Mrs Rich... And Stone gets railroaded (poor Romney, purer than then the driven snow...). And Trump pardons, Michael Milken who goes on to be a GREAT, philanthropist and Medical Advocate, from AD toO Covid-19! Take your pick on Quid Pro Quo . Clinton guilty, Trump innocent!
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Reply 16 - Posted by: czechlist 7/11/2020 10:54:21 AM (No. 474615)
Romney just wants a McStain type funeral
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Reply 17 - Posted by: DVC 7/11/2020 10:57:12 AM (No. 474620)
Yes, Romney is pretty much historic corruption.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: MickTurn 7/11/2020 11:17:03 AM (No. 474648)
Hello Jerk what about Obummer and Clinton’s pardons of REAL CRIMINALS?
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Polecat49 7/11/2020 11:27:11 AM (No. 474663)
What an evil joke on the United States mitt romney is. I wish I could just forget that such a demoncRAT patsy once ran as an American for president along with another insult to Humanity called ryan.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Chuzzles 7/11/2020 11:32:24 AM (No. 474679)
Deep State Romney is pathetic. He has no core principles or values and that is why he is willing to sell out anyone for the right price. As bad as McCain was in his day, he at least knew when the time was right to back his president on something. Romney has absolutely NO clue about that. He is owned by Kristol and company is all I can think of.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: DVC 7/11/2020 11:55:30 AM (No. 474733)
Always the cowardly backstabber. Romney will go down in history as a worthless figure.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: RuckusTom 7/11/2020 12:38:16 PM (No. 474767)
Just watch. Like Schiff and Pelosi and all the others he'll be hailed a hero by his constituents and be voted back into office. The only way to get people like Romney out of office is term limits.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: Penny Spencer 7/11/2020 12:57:05 PM (No. 474793)
Romney's true colors (Can I say that?) came through back in 2012 when his flying monkeys invaded this salon and promptly aimed some pretty vicious attacks at those of us who expressed doubts about the Mittster. Of course, most of us voted for him anyway, but like many others, I wasn't happy about it. We actually dodged a bullet when he lost, an event that eventually ushered in the current administration. Now, DT is wielding an axe at the uniparty, and because Mitt is a prominent member, he is very unhappy about that. Chuckle.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: terrywhite 7/11/2020 1:00:25 PM (No. 474798)
I bet Romney couldn't even explain what Roger Stone has done wrong.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: MDConservative 7/11/2020 1:49:48 PM (No. 474852)
Mitt is gearing up for a possible/likely November run as a Unity candidate. The choice between PDT and Smokin’ Joe is anathema to those who aren’t fans of either. Don’t underestimate their numbers. If Mitt jumps in it will be well organized and financed. The only question is whether PDT’s numbers can be pushed low enough.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 7/11/2020 2:14:33 PM (No. 474885)
Oh shut up, Pierre. Look in the mirror when you say that. Bet 'Pierre' still has Presidential aspirations. He will never receive the Republican nomination, and he will never be President. Doesn't matter how much money his backers throw at him. They can give him a billion dollars. It won't help. He is done. His negatives are too high, and they keep getting higher. Pierre is nothing but a backstabbing Republican. People don't like him. If there is any justice in the world, maybe Utah will send him packing. He deserves it.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog 7/11/2020 3:21:14 PM (No. 474937)
Mitch, get your monkey under control.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: doctorfixit 7/11/2020 9:09:30 PM (No. 475176)
Romney is just a vile character.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: ussjimmycarter 7/11/2020 10:07:00 PM (No. 475217)
And yet...nothing of the Bill Clinton pardons by the leftist moron mormon... He gets dumber by the day!!!
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Reply 30 - Posted by: paral04 7/12/2020 9:25:31 AM (No. 475523)
Romney is a sore loser and he is taking it out on Trump. His low energy and lack of fighting spirit let Obama win and take down this country. I don't give to the RNC because of guys like him running on the ticket .My money goes directly to my candidates.
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