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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
 

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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...

Wow, great commie propaganda from the LAslimes. I guess they won't be endorsing Trump for president this time round. LMAO

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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
TDS is alive and still accusing Trump of that which the democrats are guilty of. If you want corruption look no further than the Clintons or the Obama White House.
 

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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
Before getting asked stupid questions what laws did he break before talking to congress?
 
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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
If you think that's going to influence even one person to not vote for Trump, you're dumber than I thought.

Nice try though. :21:
 

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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
 

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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
TDS is alive and still accusing Trump of that which the democrats are guilty of. If you want corruption look no further than the Clintons or the Obama White House.
How many Clinton or Obama people were indicted convicted or sent to prison?
 

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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
...
Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
Before getting asked stupid questions what laws did he break before talking to congress?
Speeding....illegal turn....jaywalking.....
 

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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
Yeah...except the Clinton and Obama administrations.
You can keep your doctor.
Murdering Epstein in his cell.
Benghazi gun-running.
Murdering the Branch Davidians at WACO.

Seems Democrats are the only administrations that literally have butchered Americans in their homes.
 

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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
When the system is corrupt only the good guys go to jail. An example: Everyone in Washington knew what Jeffery ( he didn't kill himself) Epstein was up to and a good number of them, including the Clintons, made use of the service he provided but he was protecter by the corrupt system. But in the Trump administration if the fbi can trick you into contradicting yourself you get 8yrs.
 

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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
When the system is corrupt only the good guys go to jail. An example: Everyone in Washington knew what Jeffery ( he didn't kill himself) Epstein was up to and a good number of them, including the Clintons, made use of the service he provided but he was protecter by the corrupt system. But in the Trump administration if the fbi can trick you into contradicting yourself you get 8yrs.
So after the Mueller Investigation and the fake impeachment attempt....you want to blame that on Trump?
 
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The swamp has become bigger and more toxic since the emergence of Donald Trump as POTUS.

How many more of Trump's associates would have been investigated and charged if Bill Barr had not corrupted the DOJ?

The extortion of Ukraine by withholding money was illegal according to the Inspector General and all of Trump's associates implicated in the act and the coverup should have been prosecuted.

It does appear that the acquittal of Trump in the impeachment has emboldened him and may cause him to wrap himself and trap himself in criminality.

"Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office."

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump's basket

Editorial: Remember, Roger Stone is only one of the bad apples in Trump’s basket

Roger Stone’s pending sentencing offers a timely reminder that the scope of scandalous behavior among the president’s advisors and appointees is astounding.(Pablo Martinez Monsivais / Associated Press)
By THE TIMES EDITORIAL BOARD
FEB. 16, 2020 3 AM

Fresh from his acquittal by the U.S. Senate, President Trump is on an I-am-exonerated victory tour, touting his integrity along with that of his cronies, advisors and appointees, and castigating the supposed witch-hunters of the Democratic Party.

But the sentencing later this month of Trump’s longtime friend and political advisor — the self-proclaimed “dirty tricks” operative Roger Stone — offers a timely reminder of the scope of scandalous, and in some cases criminal, behavior by the president’s associates and underlings.

No fewer than six people in the president’s near orbit — including Stone — have been convicted or pleaded guilty to criminal charges including fraud, lying to federal investigators and lying to Congress. Four Cabinet-level appointees left amid allegations of misusing tax dollars or other misdeeds. More investigations continue into Trump lawyer Rudolph W. Giuliani and Trump’s inaugural committee. There’s nothing “fake” about those controversies.
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Trump promised in 2016 to drain “the swamp” in Washington. If anything, though, he has expanded it through his own petty graft — every one of his scores of golf outings and stays at his own properties uses tax dollars to support his businesses — and by putting industry lobbyists in charge of crafting policy and enforcing regulations on the industries they formerly worked for. ...

... ProPublica reported that in his first two years, Trump appointed at least 281 lobbyists to government positions, four times the number President Obama had appointed.

That has led to a former coal industry lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, running the Environmental Protection Agency; an activist who urged that federal lands be turned over to the states, William Perry Pendley, running the Bureau of Land Management, which controls those lands; and a former oil and agribusiness lobbyist, David Bernhardt, running the Department of Interior, which has significant influence over those industries. And on it goes.

Trump and his supporters say that the Mueller investigation into Russian meddling in the 2016 election and the refusal of the Republican-controlled Senate to remove Trump from office exonerated the president. They did nothing of the sort. The Mueller report offered numerous examples of the president actively seeking to obstruct justice, the kind of behavior that led President Nixon to resign as he faced impeachment. And the impeachment record amassed by the House establishes persuasively that the president sought to use the power of his office to compel a foreign power to interfere with the 2020 election, and then obstructed Congress’ efforts to investigate.

No, Trump was not exonerated; rather, his protectors in the U.S. Senate allowed him to escape consequences for his actions, leaving us with a president more emboldened than chastened.

We concluded in early 2016, as Trump’s campaign was gaining traction, that he was unfit to be president, and he has proved it time and again. Corruption is only one of the clouds hanging over this administration, but it is a dark and thick one that won’t go away until voters remove Trump from office. ...
TDS is alive and still accusing Trump of that which the democrats are guilty of. If you want corruption look no further than the Clintons or the Obama White House.
TSLS, Trump Shit Life Syndrome is a more corrupting force for the Trump howling mob.
 

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Is it my imagination or should everyone of this idiots posts be restricted to The Flame Zone?
 

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History will not be kind to the Orange Buffoon. He will go down as the most corrupt President since Grant
 
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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
When the system is corrupt only the good guys go to jail. An example: Everyone in Washington knew what Jeffery ( he didn't kill himself) Epstein was up to and a good number of them, including the Clintons, made use of the service he provided but he was protecter by the corrupt system. But in the Trump administration if the fbi can trick you into contradicting yourself you get 8yrs.
So after the Mueller Investigation and the fake impeachment attempt....you want to blame that on Trump?
The only fake element of the Trump impeachment was the GOP lawmakers who exposed their corruption publicly.
 

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Trump’s is the most corrupt and dishonest administration since Nixon’s.

That Republican administrations are the most corrupt and dishonest comes as no surprise, of course.
When the system is corrupt only the good guys go to jail. An example: Everyone in Washington knew what Jeffery ( he didn't kill himself) Epstein was up to and a good number of them, including the Clintons, made use of the service he provided but he was protecter by the corrupt system. But in the Trump administration if the fbi can trick you into contradicting yourself you get 8yrs.
So after the Mueller Investigation and the fake impeachment attempt....you want to blame that on Trump?
The only fake element of the Trump impeachment was the GOP lawmakers who exposed their corruption publicly.
Please refer to post #18
 

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