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Look Who's Behind the White House/Sestak Stonewall (RAT candidate Andrew Romanoff also bribed?)
Yahoo ^ | 5/26/10 | Michelle Malkin

Posted on 05/26/2010 4:06:34 AM PDT by Libloather

Look Who's Behind the White House/Sestak Stonewall
Michelle Malkin – Wed May 26, 3:00 am ET
Creators Syndicate

After three months of zipped lips and feigned ignorance, the Obama White House is finally taking real heat over Pennsylvania Democratic Rep. Joe Sestak's consistent claims that the administration offered him a job to drop his Senate bid. Now it's time to redirect the spotlight where it belongs: on the top counsel behind the Washington stonewall, Bob "The Silencer" Bauer.

On Sunday, White House spokesman Robert Gibbs glibly asserted that "lawyers in the White House and others have looked into conversations that were had with Congressman Sestak. And nothing inappropriate happened." With whom were these conversations had? Gibbs won't say. Neither will Attorney General Eric Holder, who dismissed "hypotheticals" when questioned about Sestak's allegations last week on Capitol Hill by GOP Rep. Darrell Issa of California. Holder is simply taking his cue from the commander-in-chief's personal lawyer and Democratic Party legal boss.

You see, on March 10, Issa also sent a letter to Bauer, the White House counsel to the president, requesting specifics: Did White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel contact Sestak? Did White House Deputy Chief of Staff Jim Messina (whom another Democrat, U.S. Senate candidate Andrew Romanoff, has accused of offering a cabinet position in exchange for his withdrawal)? How about the White House Office of Political Affairs? Any other individuals? What position(s) was/were offered in exchange for Sestak's withdrawal? And what, if any, steps did Bauer take to investigate possible criminal activity?

Bauer's answers? Zip. Nada. Zilch. While the veteran attorney ducked under a table with the president, Gibbs stalled publicly as long as he could —

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Editorial; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bribe; felony; obama; sestak; soros
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Rackin' up the felonies.
1 posted on 05/26/2010 4:06:35 AM PDT by Libloather
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To: Libloather

Perp Walk!!!! Perp Walk!!!! Perp Walk!!!! Perp Walk!!!! Perp Walk!!!! Perp Walk!!!!


2 posted on 05/26/2010 4:11:29 AM PDT by gwilhelm56 (The one thing we learn from history is .. People REFUSE to Learn from History!!)
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To: Libloather

I have heard it said,
The Cover-Up is often
Bigger than the crime...


3 posted on 05/26/2010 4:14:27 AM PDT by Haiku Guy (Gov. Chris Christie (R) won the NJ-6 held by Rep. Frank Pallone (D) by a 15.5% margin!)
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To: gwilhelm56

Frog March!


4 posted on 05/26/2010 4:15:37 AM PDT by Haiku Guy (Gov. Chris Christie (R) won the NJ-6 held by Rep. Frank Pallone (D) by a 15.5% margin!)
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To: Libloather

Issa is on Fox ‘n Friends right now.


5 posted on 05/26/2010 4:18:37 AM PDT by onyx (Sarah/Michele 2012)
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To: gwilhelm56

“More significantly, Bauer has served as Obama’s personal attorney, navigating the corrupted waters of former Democratic Gov. Rod Blagojevich’s pay-for-play scandals in Illinois. Bauer accompanied Obama to an interview with federal investigators in Chicago. And he’s got his hands full fighting Blago’s motion to subpoena Obama in the Senate-seat-for-sale trial — a subpoena that included references to a secret phone call between Obama and Blagojevich; an allegation that Emanuel floated his own suggested replacement for Obama’s seat; an allegation that Obama told a “certain labor union official” that he would support (now-White House senior adviser) Valerie Jarrett to fill his old seat; and a bombshell allegation that Obama might have lied about conversations with convicted briber and fraudster Tony Rezko.”

Get the popcorn ready: Blago’s trial starts next month!


6 posted on 05/26/2010 4:18:39 AM PDT by DrC
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To: DrC

Wow, this article is on Yahoo. It appears that the media is starting to turn on the Obamao administration.


7 posted on 05/26/2010 4:23:51 AM PDT by Free America52 (The White guys are getting pissed off. We beat Hitler Hirohito and Krushchev. Obama will be easy.)
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To: DrC

I’m expecting Blago to commit SUICIDE.. by putting his feet in a bucket of cement and throwing himself into LAKE MICHIGAN.

Chicago Politics as USUAL...

FUHRER OBAMA is making Nixon’s Watergate look like a CHURCH PICNIC compared to Chicago’s Business as Usual.


8 posted on 05/26/2010 4:24:58 AM PDT by gwilhelm56 (The one thing we learn from history is .. People REFUSE to Learn from History!!)
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To: Libloather

Didn’t a certain Governor of Illinois get into a tiny bit of trouble for something similar?


9 posted on 05/26/2010 4:28:24 AM PDT by poobear
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Did White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel contact Sestak?

Oh please........you have to ask?

This is Chicago-style politics in DC: "Get outta the race or we break your legs."

10 posted on 05/26/2010 4:30:47 AM PDT by Liz (If teens can procreate in a Volkswagen, why does a spotted owl need 2000 acres? JD Hayworth)
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To: Libloather

Nixon’s problems started this exact same way... drip... drip... drip... GAME OVER.

LLS


11 posted on 05/26/2010 4:32:08 AM PDT by LibLieSlayer ( WOLVERINES!)
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To: Libloather
The ONLY outlet other than Fox that is covering this is MSNBC, and Morning Joe and Mika are going FULL BLAST!!!

I want to hear MORE about that OTHER guy that was offered a job to stay out of his race?? Where was he running sand what is he doind now??

12 posted on 05/26/2010 4:32:34 AM PDT by Ann Archy (Abortion,,,,,,the Human Sacrifice to the god of Convenience....)
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To: onyx
Issa is on Fox ‘n Friends right now.

Saw that. PMSNBC is about to get into it.

13 posted on 05/26/2010 4:33:28 AM PDT by Libloather (Tea totaler, PROUD birther, mobster, pro-lifer, anti-warmer, enemy of the state, extremist....)
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To: Libloather

The question is how long and on how many different issues is the msm willing to play along and become co-conspirators.


14 posted on 05/26/2010 4:37:57 AM PDT by Carley (WE CAN SEE NOVEMBER FROM OUR HOUSE)
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To: LibLieSlayer
Who thought The Most Ethical Administration in History would be so full of shady characters engaging in questionable deals?
15 posted on 05/26/2010 4:39:13 AM PDT by Haiku Guy (Gov. Chris Christie (R) won the NJ-6 held by Rep. Frank Pallone (D) by a 15.5% margin!)
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To: Libloather

Did I miss it? I see that Sally Quinn and her husband are coming up next and I can’t endure her.

I switched to Imus, but he has on Bill Richardson whom I detest, so I’ve gone back to F’nF.


16 posted on 05/26/2010 4:39:56 AM PDT by onyx (Sarah/Michele 2012)
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To: Libloather

The cover up is always worse for the perps than the actual crime. Here’s hoping they keep building that stone wall until it collapses on them.


17 posted on 05/26/2010 4:42:23 AM PDT by saganite (What happens to taglines? Is there a termination date?)
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To: Ann Archy
He's that democrat from Colorado Andrew Romanoff
18 posted on 05/26/2010 4:43:38 AM PDT by onyx (Sarah/Michele 2012)
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To: Haiku Guy
We need to keep the feet to the fire so BHO has no choice but to not run for a second term. The Sestak affair is an impeachable offense if it can be proven that the zero knew.
19 posted on 05/26/2010 4:44:49 AM PDT by shanover (These are the times that try men's souls....tyranny, like hell, is not easily conquered-T. Paine)
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To: Libloather

Kniow this about Bauer:

Before Obama recently appointed him to White House counsel, Bauer was the lead Perkins Coi atty that has shut down/manipulated all the many legal inquiries into the release of Obama’s academic, personal and professional records..to the tune of 2 million dollars plus.

In the most aggressive case, Bauer theatened Attorney Gary Kreep with a big bucks lawsuit if Kreep continued to ask for release of Obama’s Occidental College transcripts-Bauer demanded Occidental slam the door shut on records release in the nick of time—Occidental was on the verge of making it public on Kreep’s request.

The cherry on top of the sundae: Bauer is married to former WH communications director ( “Mao is my favorite philosopher” ) Anita Dunn.

Ain’t this cozy?


20 posted on 05/26/2010 4:46:57 AM PDT by cycle of discernment
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