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  3. Alan Wilkinson

     /  January 30, 2018

    Dirty politics in the FBI Swamp:
    http://thefederalist.com/2018/01/29/new-book-mccabe-initiated-white-house-meeting-that-led-to-leak/

    Is this book why McCabe resigned?

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  4. Joe Bloggs

     /  January 30, 2018

    Lol, There’s nothing quite like a trumpista troll for distorted reality

    Remember McCabe is the guy who said “I’m retiring in March as soon as I’m eligible” and the same guy of whom it was reported over a month ago that “He’s likely to take accrued vacation time etc and depart the building earlier. That has been the plan for a while, I was told weeks ago.”

    As for the seriously dodgy Federalist link? It’s full to the brim with “might have’s”, “May have been’s”, and “seems to know” … Meh – just another anonymous smear campaign from another biased pro-GOP pseudo-news and conspiracy-mill site that sucks in the dim-witted
    https://mediabiasfactcheck.com/the-federalist/

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    • MaureenW

       /  January 30, 2018

      Rats run. McCabe has many partisan conflicts of interest that should eliminate him from any leading role withinin the FBI or any investigation into the Trump/Russia collusion fantasy. Probably needs to lawyer-up.

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  5. Mefrostate

     /  January 30, 2018

    US HIC vote to release the memo. Trump has five days to review it and decide whether to block or allow its release.

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-russia-schiff/u-s-house-panel-votes-to-release-republican-memo-on-anti-trump-bias-idUSKBN1FI2UE

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    • MaureenW

       /  January 30, 2018

      Trump has already indicated he will release it, should be just a matter of days

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      • Mefrostate

         /  January 30, 2018

        Boyd previously warned that Justice Dept and members of IC should be consulted first, but that’s up to Trump now.

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      • Joe Bloggs

         /  January 31, 2018

        You’re like an unrepentant alcoholic, Maureen: in complete denial

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        • MaureenW

           /  January 31, 2018

          Unrepentant alcoholic? I’ll take that as a compliment Joe, I loathe sooks.

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  6. Mefrostate

     /  January 30, 2018

    US State Department fails to meet deadline for Russia sanctions, per near-unanimous bill from Congress, signed into law by Trump.

    https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-russia-sanctions/u-s-says-sanctions-law-deters-billions-in-russian-defense-sales-idUSKBN1FI2V7

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    • Mefrostate

       /  January 30, 2018

      Coming dangerously close to constitutional crisis here, as Trump is refusing to enforce a law, which could be interpreted as a violation of the Constitution, Article II, Section 3: “shall take care that the laws be faithfully executed.”

      Also terrible optics that he’s refusing to enforce sanctions against that very same nation he’s accused of having improper connections to.

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