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  • Top Obama Aide Valerie Jarrett 'Was Behind Hillary Clinton Email Scandal Leak' (flashback)

    02/13/2019 2:02:30 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 66 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 02/13/18 | Chris Spargo
    A new report claims that Valerie Jarrett, one of President Barack Obama's top advisers, leaked the Hillary Clinton email scandal to the press What's more, the leak was reportedly planned to hit at the same time Clinton planned to announce her run for presidency The New York Post claims that Jarrett was angry that the Clintons had been working to 'marginalize' President Obama Jarrett reportedly blamed the Clintons for the fact that members of the party refused to campaign with Obama during the midterm elections There are reportedly six more probes going on investigating Clinton and more leaks are expected...
  • A Fight for the Soul of the Democratic Party in Virginia [ Northam backed by Hlllary ]

    02/01/2019 7:08:00 PM PST · by NoLibZone · 17 replies ^ | Jun 13, 2017 Yes 2017 For Those in Rio Linda that's 1.5 years ago. | Clare Foran
    The Democratic race has been portrayed in national outlets as a Hillary Clinton-Bernie Sanders redux, with Northam playing the part of Clinton and Perriello as Sanders, but attempting to superimpose a 2016 primary frame on the Virginia race is an awkward and imperfect fit. There are some similarities to the presidential primary. Northam has the backing of the Democratic political establishment within the state.

    01/20/2019 8:45:37 AM PST · by NRx · 82 replies
    New York Tribune ^ | Sunday January 21, 1901 | Staff
    Dispatches from Cowes, Isle of Wight, at an early hour this morning give unfavorable news from the Queen's bedside. The Queen is said to have been stricken with paralysis last night, and to be lying at death's door. A practical Regency is reported to have been created, the Prince of Wales receiving power to transact state business. Nearly all the members of the Royal Family were gathered at Osborne
  • 2013 govt shutdown: Obama targets returning vets as terrorists (planned searches of military homes

    01/02/2019 1:24:35 PM PST · by Liz · 19 replies
    Christian Science Monitor ^ | 10/16/13 | PATRIK JONSSON
    CIRCA 2013 Republicans attack national parks chief over government shutdown closures (+video) CS monitor ^ | 10-16-13 | Patrik Jonsson / FR Posted on Thursday, October 17, 2013 by TurboZamboni House Republicans pilloried Obama's National Park Service Director Jonathan Jarvis for his handling of national park and land closures during the government shutdown, raising questions about whether the agency’s reputation has been sullied by images of landmarks being barricaded to keep the American people off their own land. A tense joint hearing of the House oversight and natural-resource committees took place Wednesday following allegations that the NPS and its rangers...
  • Flashback: Obama campaign to pay $375,000 fine for omitting some donor’s names in 2008

    12/12/2018 2:29:04 PM PST · by NoLibZone · 17 replies
    DNC vetted then released by The Washington Post and Mr Bezos ^ | Jan 4 2013 Yes, 2013 For those in Rio Linda that's almost 5 years ago | T.W. Farnam
    President Obama’s campaign has agreed to pay a $375,000 fine to the Federal Election Commission, among the largest penalties in the agency’s history. The fine was imposed after an audit of the campaign’s books showed that it failed to report the identities of donors who gave large checks in the weeks before the 2008 election, according to a copy of the agreement between the FEC and the president’s campaign. The document shows that the Obama campaign failed to disclose the identities of donors responsible for $2 million in contributions in the weeks ahead of the election. The campaign also misreported...
  • Flashback: That Time the Border Patrol Deployed Pepper Spray to Repel Crowds

    11/26/2018 11:38:46 AM PST · by Kaslin · 11 replies ^ | November 26, 2018 | Guy Benson
    This minor history lesson (content warning) is only necessary because much of the mainstream media, led by scores of reactionary 'blue checkmarks' on social media, isn't interested in covering stories with any depth or balance.  They're interested in fomenting anti-Trump emotionalism through dumbed-down narratives, so these images -- which definitely seem intentionally choreographed -- are positively irresistible.  If the goal of those bum-rushing the border, or urging others to do so, was to generate a wave of "this is not who we are!" virtue signaling, then mission accomplished.  Among the chief signalers are former members of the Obama administration, who...
  • DONALD TRUMP vs EVERYBODY ELSE Republican Debate In Detroit Michigan (FULL DEBATE) [2016]

    10/16/2018 10:48:07 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 2 replies
    Youtube Channel ^ | Mar 3, 2016 | MOXNEWSdotcomARCHIVE
    DONALD TRUMP vs EVERYBODY ELSE Republican Debate In Detroit Michigan (FULL DEBATE)
  • Sen. Chuck Schumer addresses fake sexual misconduct claim against him (2017)

    09/28/2018 2:19:08 PM PDT · by GrandJediMasterYoda · 41 replies ^ | Dec.13.2017 | NBC
    Sen. Chuck Schumer addresses fake sexual misconduct claim against him Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer is pursuing legal action against a phony claim that alleges he is responsible for sexual misconduct toward a former aide.
  • FLASHBACK: Hillary Clinton's Fingerprints Among Those Found on Papers

    09/16/2018 8:27:35 AM PDT · by bitt · 7 replies
    nyt ^ | 1996 | Neil Lewis
    Republicans on the special Senate Whitewater committee released a report from the Federal Bureau of Investigation today showing that the fingerprints of the First Lady, Hillary Rodham Clinton, were found on records discovered in the White House family quarters two years after they were first sought by investigators. The F.B.I. report also found that the documents, copies of billing records from Mrs. Clinton's work as a lawyer in Arkansas, revealed fingerprints of five others. They were Vincent W. Foster Jr., the deputy White House counsel who committed suicide in July 1993; a personal assistant to the Clintons who had also...
  • The Maltese Phantom of Russiagate (Mifsud is NOT DEAD 5/30/2018)

    09/08/2018 9:37:59 AM PDT · by mojito · 17 replies
    Real Clear Investigations ^ | 5/30/2018 | Lee Smith
    ...Painting a full picture of Mifsud is difficult because after the 58-year-old professor was first identified by name in a Washington Post article in the weeks following Papadopoulos’ confession, he gave a few interviews to the international press, and then disappeared. Rumors circulated in the press that the Kremlin-linked professor may have been recalled to Russia or was liquidated. A new book by former colleagues of Mifsud’s – Stephan Roh, a 50-year-old Swiss-German lawyer, and Thierry Pastor, a 35-year-old French political analyst – reports that he is alive and well. Their account includes a recent interview with him. Their self-published...
  • ('08 flashback) Barak Obama for President (what the left REALLY thinks of McCain)

    08/27/2018 5:13:19 PM PDT · by DoodleBob · 15 replies
    New York Times ^ | October 23, 2008 | NY Times Editorial Board
    Hyperbole is the currency of presidential campaigns, but this year the nation’s future truly hangs in the balance. The United States is battered and drifting after eight years of President Bush’s failed leadership. He is saddling his successor with two wars, a scarred global image and a government systematically stripped of its ability to protect and help its citizens — whether they are fleeing a hurricane’s floodwaters, searching for affordable health care or struggling to hold on to their homes, jobs, savings and pensions in the midst of a financial crisis that was foretold and preventable. As tough as the...
  • (Flashback) John McCain describes how he received the Steele dossier that contains the most salaciou

    08/27/2018 10:34:45 AM PDT · by SMGFan · 8 replies
    Business Insider ^ | May 22, 2018
    Sen. John McCain provides intimate details of how he obtained the infamous so-called Steele dossier in his new book, "The Restless Wave." The Republican senator was attending an annual security conference in Halifax, Nova Scotia shortly after the presidential election in November 2016 when retired a British diplomat approached him. According to McCain, he didn't recall ever having a previous conversation with Sir Andrew Wood, but may have met him before in passing. Chris Brose, a staff member on the Senate Armed Services Committee, and David Kramer, a former assistant secretary of state with Russian expertise, joined McCain and Wood...
  • McCain: The Most Reprehensible of the Keating Five [1989 opinion]

    08/27/2018 6:16:07 AM PDT · by advance_copy · 69 replies
    The Phoenix New imes ^ | 11/29/1989 | Tomas Fitzpatrick
    You're John McCain, a fallen hero who wanted to become president so desperately that you sold yourself to Charlie Keating, the wealthy con man who bears such an incredible resemblance to The Joker. Obviously, Keating thought you could make it to the White House, too. He poured $112,000 into your political campaigns. He became your friend. He threw fund raisers in your honor. He even made a sweet shopping-center investment deal for your wife, Cindy. Your father-in-law, Jim Hensley, was cut in on the deal, too. Nothing was too good for you. Why not? Keating saw you as a prime...
  • JUST IN: Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein ordered Trump-appointed US attorney ,,,

    08/26/2018 12:49:55 PM PDT · by blueyon · 95 replies
    Wired Sources on Twiiter ^ | 8/26/18 | Wired Sources
    JUST IN: Deputy AG Rod Rosenstein ordered Trump-appointed US attorney Geoffrey Berman to recuse himself from Michael Cohen case, letting Democrat holdovers of anti-Trump Preet Bharara pursue the case - NYP
  • Flashback: Media Didn’t Care When Obama Scrubbed Security Clearances

    08/20/2018 10:11:29 AM PDT · by BlackFemaleArmyColonel · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 20 August 2018 | John Nolte
    The establishment media did not care when the Obama administration called for the aggressive scrubbing of security clearances back in 2013. According to our media today, revoking security clearances of those who are no longer in government is the stuff of banana republics, of dictators, and a full-blown assault against the First Amendment. But when President Obama sought to do the exact same on a massive scale, the media hardly blinked and the news only earned dutiful coverage. “W.H. Looks to Scrub Clearance List,” was the November 21, 2013, headline at the far-left Politico. In a directive obtained by POLITICO,...
  • Obama should fire John Brennan(Flashback!)

    08/20/2018 7:17:50 AM PDT · by Kid Shelleen · 10 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 07/31/2014 | James Downie
    In March, at the Council on Foreign Relations, CIA Director John Brennan was asked by NBC’s Andrea Mitchell whether the CIA had illegally accessed Senate Intelligence Committee staff computers “to thwart an investigation by the committee into” the agency’s past interrogation techniques. The accusation had been made earlier that day by Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), who said the CIA had “violated the separation-of-powers principles embodied in the United States Constitution --SNIP-- An apology and an internal review board might suffice if this were Brennan or intelligence leaders’ first offense, but the track record is far from spotless. In 2011, Brennan...
  • DNC Embracing Radical Islamists At National Convention ( Siraj Wahaj - 2012 )

    08/10/2018 2:29:44 PM PDT · by george76 · 13 replies
    Breitbart News Network ^ | 22 Aug 2012 | Dan Riehl
    The first Muslim to deliver the daily prayer to the U.S. House of Representatives was black convert Siraj Wahaj in 1991. .... Later, in 1995, he was a character witness for Omar Abdel Rahman, or blind sheikh, who was found guilty of conspiracy to overthrow the American government. The U.S. attorney for New York even listed Wahaj as an “unindicted persons who may be alleged as co-conspirators” in that case. Yet, none of that seems to matter to Democrats intent on focusing on Islam as part of their party’s upcoming national convention with an event, “Jumah at the 2012 DNC.”...
  • OBAMA POLICE STATE--US Intel Unit Accused Of Illegally Spying On Americans’ Financial Records

    08/04/2018 5:11:59 PM PDT · by Liz · 31 replies
    BUZZ FEED NEWS REPORT ^ | October 6, 2017 | Jason Leopold / Jessica Garrison
    The Treasury Department’s Office of Intelligence and Analysis has been illegally rifling through and filing away the private financial records of US citizens, Treasury employees alleged. “This is such an invasion of privacy,” said one official. The intelligence division at the Treasury Department has repeatedly and systematically violated domestic surveillance laws by snooping on the private financial records of US citizens and companies, according to government sources. Over the past year, at least a dozen employees in another branch of the Treasury Department, the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network, have warned officials and Congress that US citizens’ and residents’ banking and...
  • [2016] President Obama: Libya aftermath 'worst mistake' of presidency

    08/01/2018 9:20:34 PM PDT · by SpaceBar · 42 replies
    BBC ^ | 11 April 2016 | staff
    US President Barack Obama has said failing to prepare for the aftermath of the ousting of Libyan leader Col Muammar Gaddafi was the worst mistake of his presidency. Mr Obama was answering a series of questions on the highs and lows of his time in office on Fox News. He said, however, that intervening in Libya had been "the right thing to do". The US and other countries carried out strikes designed to protect civilians during the 2011 uprising. But after the former Libyan leader was killed, Libya plunged into chaos with militias taking over and two rival parliaments and...
  • Flashback: 'I'm Thrilled He's Here,' Bush Says As Putin Visits His Texas Ranch

    07/19/2018 6:26:09 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 23 replies
    Washington Post ^ | November 15, 2001 | Peter Baker
    Vladimir Putin, wannabe cowboy and newly minted close buddy of President Bush, eagerly wanted to ride a horse in Texas, so he may have been disappointed to learn that Bush zips around his ranch in a Ford pickup. That's what was awaiting the Putins as they landed at the Bush ranch outside Waco in midafternoon. The Bushes, in ranch gear and carrying umbrellas to shield their guests from the rain, met the casually attired Putins when they arrived by helicopter for an overnight and barbecue at the Bush home. "The president brought the rain, for which we're always grateful in...