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  • Court docs: Congressman Bob Brady under FBI scrutiny in campaign finance probe (Democrat)

    11/21/2017 2:25:52 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 17 replies
    Rep. Robert Brady, D-Pennsylvania, is a target of FBI scrutiny in an investigation into payments his campaign allegedly made to his opponent in 2012 to encourage him to drop out of the race, according to an approved search warrant application filed in U.S. District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Two political consultants have already been charged in the campaign finance probe involving Brady's reelection, but the search warrant application dated Nov. 1 appears to be the first time Brady himself is mentioned as suspected of criminal wrongdoing in the probe. Federal prosecutors last month said Kenneth Smukler and...
  • Judicial Watch: New FBI Records Show FBI Leadership’s Conflicts of Interest Discussions on...

    11/21/2017 3:38:48 PM PST · by blueyon · 7 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | 11/21/17 | Judical Watch
    ""Judicial Watch: New FBI Records Show FBI Leadership’s Conflicts of Interest Discussions on Clinton Email Investigation"" Advised of possible conflict of interest between Jill McCabe candidacy and Clinton email investigation, Comey responded that he “has no issue with it” Dep. Dir. McCabe used official FBI email to promote wife’s candidacy: ‘Check her out on Facebook as Dr. Jill McCabe for Senate.’ (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today released 79 pages of Justice Department documents concerning ethics issues related to FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s involvement with his wife’s political campaign. The documents include an email showing Mrs. McCabe was recruited...
  • Hillary Clinton says Trump is abusing power with uranium deal investigation

    11/16/2017 2:11:34 AM PST · by Zakeet · 30 replies
    NY Daily News ^ | November 16, 2017 | Ginger Adams Otis
    Appointing a special counsel to probe her Uranium One deal would be "such an abuse of power" by the Trump administration, Hillary Clinton said Wednesday. The former Democratic presidential candidate said Trump risked dangerously politicizing the Justice Department, "like some authoritarian regime." [Snip] "This Uranium One story has been debunked countless times . . . . It is nothing but a false charge," Clinton said. "It will be incredibly demoralizing to people who have served at the Justice Department . . . because they know better."
  • Trump Shatters Norms by Pressing for Clinton Investigation (MSM snowflakes get the vapors)

    11/14/2017 11:24:56 AM PST · by drewh · 53 replies
    NY Times ^ | 2 hours ago | Peter Baker
    The request alone was enough to trigger a political backlash, as critics of Mr. Trump quickly decried what they called “banana republic” politics of retribution, akin to autocratic backwater nations where election losers are jailed by winners. Democrats still vividly recall Mr. Trump on the campaign trail vowing to prosecute Mrs. Clinton if he won. “It was alarming enough to chant ‘lock her up’ at a campaign rally,” said Brian Fallon, who was Mrs. Clinton’s campaign spokesman. “It is another thing entirely to try to weaponize the Justice Department in order to actually carry it out.” But conservatives said Mrs....
  • What Happened to the Investigation into the Las Vegas Shooter?

    11/14/2017 6:19:07 AM PST · by davikkm · 62 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    It was all over the news for two weeks; you couldn’t avoid the stories f you tried. But just a few weeks after the horrendous mass casualty shooting, all talk of what Stephen Paddock’s motivations, connections, and activities have disappeared. Sure, we have the latest mass shooting o contend with, but why have the media, and more importantly, official statements, gone dark? When we look at other mass shootings in US history, they are examined under a microscope e and are still being talked about and theorized on even years later after the actual events. Who hasn’t heard ideas on...
  • Sessions considering second special counsel to investigate Republican concerns, letter shows

    11/13/2017 11:16:40 PM PST · by usar91B · 46 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | November 13, 2017 at 9:22 PM | Matt Zapotosky
    'Attorney General Jeff Sessions is entertaining the idea of appointing a second special counsel to investigate a host of Republican concerns — including alleged wrongdoing by the Clinton Foundation and the controversial sale of a uranium company to Russia — and has directed senior federal prosecutors to explore at least some of the matters and report back to him and his top deputy, according to a letter obtained by The Washington Post. The revelation came in a response by the Justice Department to an inquiry from House Judiciary Committee Chairman Bob Goodlatte (R-Va.), who in July and again in September...
  • Mainstream Media Now Claiming That It Is A CRIME To Investigate Hillary Clinton’s Ties To Russia

    10/30/2017 1:33:25 PM PDT · by TBP · 23 replies ^ | October 28th, 2017 | Alex Thomas
    As the public has finally began to realize the extent of the corruption surrounding Hillary Clinton, including the now infamous Russia Uranium One deal, the mainstream media has gone into hyper-drive to discredit and distract from documented facts and are now going as far as to float the idea that Trump may be committing a crime for simply investigation Clinton at all. That’s right, in the sick world of the establishment media, Trump is committing a criminal act by even considering an investigation into shady Clinton dealings with the Russians. After all, she is above the law right? Even more...
  • House Intel Committee Ramps Up Probe On Obama ‘Unmasking’

    10/12/2017 11:24:38 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 26 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 10/11/17 | Richard Pollock
    The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence is ramping up investigation into former President Barack Obama administration’s campaign to “unmask” President Donald Trump aides who were incidentally surveilled in meetings with foreign officials, The Daily Caller News Foundation Investigative Group has learned. The committee is also intensifying a probe into Fusion GPS, a private “opposition research” company that distributed a salacious memo on Trump, called the “Trump Dossier.” Over the next two weeks the House committee is expected to privately interview former U.N. Ambassador Samantha Power, who reportedly asked to unmask or identify Americans on as many as 260 occasions,...
  • Metro going through hundreds of hours of footage related to 1 October shooting

    10/12/2017 6:15:28 AM PDT · by Rumierules · 45 replies
    Fox 5 - KVVU TV ^ | 10/11/2017 | Cyndi Lundeberg
    Campos was shot about six minutes before the suspect opened fire on the crowd at the Harvest Festival. After Campos was shot, he didn't call the police, he instead radioed down to the hotel for help. Assistant Sheriff Fasulo said that's standard protocol in the hotel industry.
  • Video: Action 9 investigates billing complaints with large internet provider

    10/03/2017 1:53:31 PM PDT · by sheikdetailfeather · 14 replies
    WFTV ^ | 10-2-2017 | WFTV
    Action 9 investigates serious internet billing complaints…
  • Russia probes leave Trump associates struggling with huge legal bills

    09/16/2017 7:28:43 AM PDT · by huldah1776 · 51 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | Sept 16, 2017 | Sarah Westwood
    An expanding special counsel probe into the Trump campaign's alleged Russian ties has saddled many of President Trump's current and former associates with hefty legal fees and left them few options for footing the bill. More than a dozen people, including the president and vice president, are known to have hired attorneys to help them navigate special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation and several additional probes in Congress. Some have complained about the burden of paying for their legal bills without assistance from the wealthy president whose campaign is in the crosshairs of federal investigators. "It's very expensive and nobody's called...
  • Proof that investigating Trump is starting to backfire for Democrats

    09/05/2017 2:55:35 AM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 31 replies
    NY Post ^ | 9-5-17 | John Crudele
    There’s a lot going on in the Hillary Clinton/Donald Trump/Russia investigation that all the highfalutin newspapers who cover politics are still trying to ignore. Well, investors had better know this stuff before it bites them in the assets. So here goes. Numerous reports coming out of the Senate Judiciary Committee last week said that former FBI Director James Comey made the decision not to refer Clinton for prosecution long before he even interviewed key witnesses, including Hillary. Remember, the Republicans now control this committee. So bad news isn’t going to be stifled anymore. Clinton, you probably remember, “lost” her private...
  • Comey Was Prepared To Exonerate Clinton LONG BEFORE FBI Investigation Was Over

    08/31/2017 12:00:30 PM PDT · by nodwam · 98 replies
    Hidden Americans ^ | 08/31/2017 | Richard Saunders
    The Senate Judiciary Committee has discovered FBI transcripts that reveal former FBI-Director Comey was ready and prepared to completely exonerate Hillary Clinton way before the investigation had concluded, before key interviews with most of the witnesses had occurred, before they had interviewed Hillary Clinton, and before the Lynch-Clinton tarmac meeting took place which was the excuse for Comey's public exoneration of Hillary Clinton. Grassley and Graham say they have transcripts of two FBI officials saying Comey was prepared to exonerate Clinton BEFORE FBI interviewed her — Manu Raju (@mkraju) August 31, 2017 In a letter to the new FBI Director Christopher...
  • FBI Shuts Down Hillary Investigation – The Reason they Give is a Disgrace!

    08/30/2017 1:30:33 PM PDT · by davikkm · 65 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    After a year of investigations into the sheer criminality of the former Secretary of State and presidential candidate, Hillary Clinton, the FBI has decided not to not turn over files related to its investigation because they say there is a “lack of public interest in the matter.” This is the most disingenuous, false betrayal they have yet committed. There are quite literally millions of people in the US alone that are desperate to get to the bottom of the corrupt pit left in Hillary’s wake. How can they say there is a lack of public interest where even now people...
  • The Federal Bureau of Self-Investigation

    08/16/2017 3:11:38 PM PDT · by davikkm · 4 replies
    IWB ^ | LV
    Right on cue, a few days after the infamous meeting on June 27, 2016 between former President Bill Clinton and Attorney General Loretta Lynch on a Phoenix airport tarmac, FBI Director James Comey issued a highly controversial statement that exonerated Hillary Clinton of any wrongdoing in the FBI’s years-long probe into her private email server, which contained classified government documents, not to mention thousands of emails that were acid-washed away or hammered into oblivion by Clinton and her associates. Comey said the FBI decided to close down its investigation into the Clinton “matter,” as it was then euphemistically being described...
  • Is There An Obstruction Of Justice Taking Place In Special Counsel Mueller’s Russia Investigation?

    08/14/2017 8:23:21 AM PDT · by davikkm · 11 replies
    IWB ^ | Ruby Henley
    On May 22, 2017, Kim Dotcom posted a statement to his website claiming to have information relevant to the investigation into the July 2016 murder of DNC staffer Seth Rich. Dotcom claimed that he had proof that Rich was the source of the 2016 Democratic National Committee email leak, and that he was willing to provide evidence if US special counsel Robert Mueller could guarantee his safe passage from New Zealand to the United States. Apparently, Mueller did not consider Kim Dotcom’s offer of evidence. However, the New Zealand tech billionaire and his lawyers sent a direct letter to Mueller....
  • The Likely Road Ahead for the Mueller Investigation

    08/05/2017 1:29:26 PM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 21 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 08/05/2017 | William L. Gensert
    Special Counsel Mueller has empanelled a grand jury with respect to his investigation into collusion between members of the Trump Campaign and Russian agents. At least that’s the premise. It would not be beyond the realm of possibility that what is presented to this grand jury has little to do with the 2016 election and much to do with whatever he has found looking into all aspects of President Trump’s life and business dealings going back to before the election of Barack Obama. We already know he has been asking questions about a real estate deal from 2008 where a...
  • Amendment passes committee for Special Counsel into Clinton, Lynch, Comey, & Mueller

    07/27/2017 9:24:14 AM PDT · by georgiegirl · 47 replies
    Youtube, Trump News Network ^ | 7/27/17 | georgiegirl
    YUGE! Congressman Gaetz amended House investigation to Include Clinton Foundation, Uranium One, Loretta Lynch James Comey's involvment, Fusion GPS and TarmacGate.
  • Trump Needs to Be Smart About How He Fires Mueller

    07/24/2017 7:31:52 PM PDT · by American Quilter · 21 replies ^ | 24 Jul 2017 | Kurt Schlichter
    Trump must eventually fire Robert Mueller, a partisan tool carrying water for his Establishment pals as he oversees an utterly corrupt “investigation” where the only person we actually know committed any wrongdoing is his bestest buddy Jim Comey. But Trump can’t just lash out and do it, though it is well within his political and moral right to do so. No, he’s got to do it cleverly, with cunning, in a way that shows the American people exactly why Mueller’s witch hunt is a flaming dumpster fire of conflicts of interest and contempt for the right of normal Americans to...
  • FBI Takes Destroyed Hard Drives From Wasserman Schultz’s IT Aides

    07/24/2017 10:30:25 AM PDT · by ptsal · 42 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | Chastain | Mary
    The Daily Caller reported that the FBI has taken the smashed hard drives from the home of Pakistani-born Imran Awan, a former IT aide that worked for Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL). The Capitol Police took “computer equipment tied to the Florida lawmaker.”...Politico previously described as a Capitol Police criminal probe into ‘serious, potentially illegal, violations on the House IT network'” by Awan, his wife Hina Alvi, and his brothers Abid and Jamal. The veteran discovered “wireless routers, hard drives that look like they tried to destroy, laptops, [and] a lot of brand new expensive toner.”[snip] Then Imran found out...