Skip to comments.FBI Source: Petraeus Case Held Until After Election to Not Hurt Obama Politically
Posted on 11/10/2012 1:08:55 PM PST by Free ThinkerNY
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This and the Iranians attacking our drone. What else was withheld from us until after it was too late?
Obama at his normal performance reminds me of Nixon at his worst. Nixon used the IRS not for collecting taxes but for political gain and for revenge against his enemies. Apparently, Obama has moved up to using the FBI, not for investigating crimes but for publicizing personal scandals. While I am disappointed in Petraeus, that is a personal disappointment over conduct that did not as far as we know affect his professional performance. As for Obama, he is an even more disgusting abuser of his power than I had guessed. I pray that America will survive another four years of pure evil in our White House. Our only blessing is that while Obama can be malignant, he is mostly just a petty thug.
Impossible that certain Republicans didn’t know about this. Shame on them for not talking.
My tag line says it all.
It is now being reported that the FBI found no violations of the law. That would seem to say that Broadwell did not 'hack' Patraeus' e-mail account as rumored. It would also suggest that there was nothing classified or otherwise compromising of national security ever sent on that e-mail account.
That begs some other questions. Are the above assumptions true? Why did the FBI continue to monitor his e-mail for six months if nothing improper was initially found? What triggered that investigation? When was the POTUS first informed of that investigation?
I think he was fired because the CIA’s statement said that no orders to stand down came from there.....thus, pointing a finger at the WH.
Is that available on Blu-Ray?
Seems to me that Obama only put Petraeus in the CIA slot because he thought he had something on him damaging and could control him that way. The Chicago Way. I never understood Obama appointing him the CIA in the first place...now it makes sense. Petraeus knows where the bones are buried in more ways than just Benghazi. Hope he has excellent security.
Fox news reported that the FBI did not vett the General before his appointment. For some reason, the CIA vetted him.
That seemed obvious to me, when I saw it on the news. All of the bad news will now be coming out.
The MSM has a lot to answer for.
“Imagine if there were a real news organization that actually reported the news with ethical journalists instead of journoactivists!”
I never thought I’d see the day—but there is a right-wing, conservative news organization here in Canada—Sun News. Brian Lilley, Ezra Levant and many others. Like Mark Steyn, Ezra was the target of a human rights commission investigation.
It is amazing to me that Canada’s prime minister, Stephen Harper, is more conservative than our current American president. How the tables have turned...
BTW... Just in case you have missed it, Petraeus has a nickname.... it’s “Peaches”. LOL
That came from Broadwell in an interview and I think it’s in her book.
What a sucky birthday for poor Paula. She turned 40 on November 9th, the day the SHTF. Plus, Petraeus turned 60 (ewww) on Wednesday.
So Paula went from being class valedictorian, a basketball star, and homecoming queen in high school....to West Point where she also excelled....to earning several advanced degrees...to marrying a freaking doctor and having 2 little boys....AKA a perfect life. And she threw it all away to have sex with a toady-looking guy old enough to be her father. Mind is boggled.
She reminds me of that bat-sh!t crazy astronaut a few years back....accomplished, successful, and attractive, yet reckless and unstable.
Bill Clinton was the first black President and we impeached him. Obama is only half black.
“Well DUH. All that effort to keep it hidden for nothing though. Obama voters do not CARE if he screwed an under age midget on the white house lawn while setting puppies on fire.”
Yup, Zero could literally eat babies on the steps of the Supreme Court and they would ask him if he wants to see a wine list!!
haha good point.
So... why wasn’t Petraus’ security clearance revoked immediately upon learning this information by the “Chumpmander In Chief?” Oh, I see, it wasn’t revoked for political reasons. There is nothing that possibly could have been compromised for those few days.
Because the Chicago thugs held this info and used it as leverage
so Betrayus would toe the party line about the video lies. After the election
the Chicago exposed this, knowing the story would then turn to sex,
instead of the abandonment, death and coverup in Bengazi.
Sure, the MSM is covering the sex angle to the story and that’s all.
Medals, insignia on wrong side? Help me out.
The article suggests a very nebulous timeline.
To leave him in such a sensitive position where he was vulnerable to potential blackmail for months compromised our security and is inexcusable.
Months. Who knew what and when? The letter published months ago in the New York Times suggesting an affair between a very high ranking official may have been from someone besides the husband, just trying to send a message. Was Obama holding this as a playing card, waiting to use it only when needed. He needed it before potential testimony regarding Libya, but couldn’t use it until after the election.
The stench coming from this Whitehouse is overwhelming.
That there’s really funny, I don’t care who ya are.
It would have been a lot funnier if they hadn't inverted Petraus' picture... that chest of medals is on the wrong side of his chest and his name is sorta backwards!
bookmarking #3. Trying not to miss anything.
Bookmark the index pages. Save yourself a world of confusion.
Is Mueller still the FBI Director??? If so, he needs to be put under oath by CONGRESS!!
Sadly what you say is too true.....Obama’s voters don’t give a damn......IMMORAL, EVIL, VILE MOOCHERS.
James Clapper in one STUPID guy....he’s just a peg above Biden in the STUPID DEPT.
Patraeus is a DEMOCRAT!! His wife PROBABLY knew!! Paula’s husband knew.
Obama told them they would pay their LEGAL fees if they held off until after the election....he came out and said it publicly!!!!!! BANANA REPUBLIC.
Patraeus is a DEMOCRAT....what honor???? He worked for OBAMA....you have to leave any honor you had at the door.
Like we hadn’t figured that out on September 12.
an opinion here in the form of two questions. Is what is being told and what was taking place not simply a matter of practice but instead those in line doing as requested receive a pass, those who could get out of line with an attitude of I’ve had enough am going to tell the truth, the ones taking the heat meanwhile the real problem is those not taking the heat and given a pass? Typical liberal verses Conservative battle for control and, as all know, liberals always get a pass?
The MSM has a lot to answer for.
Some things are coming out. May be too little too late.
Impeachment implementation and removal of obama by the
is probably not possible. Don't know what will happen
if our House goes there again. Scary times. Twice tried in our history.
I’m sure Pravda will be all over this. Anytime now,,,
Are you drawing up Articles of Impeachment, yet?
There’s still time for the Electoral College to change their votes.
That’s why Hillary, Petraeus, and everyone else involved are stalling to delay their appearances before Issa’s committee.
Dec. 17 is the deadline.