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Peter Strzok Suspected CIA Was Behind Inaccurate Media Leaks
[Daily Caller] Peter Strzok suspected CIA employees were behind inaccurate leaks to the press regarding possible Trump campaign contacts with Russia, according to an email the former FBI counterintelligence official sent to colleagues in April 2017.

"I’m beginning to think the agency got info a lot earlier than we thought and hasn’t shared it completely with us. Might explain all these weird/seemingly incorrect leads all these media folks have. Would also highlight agency as source of some of the leaks," Strzok wrote in an email to FBI colleagues on April 13, 2017.

The email is highlighted in a letter that two Republican senators sent Monday to Michael K. Atkinson, the inspector general of the intelligence community.

In the letter, Sens. Chuck Grassley of Iowa and Ron Johnson of Wisconsin asked Atkinson if he has investigated whether the CIA or other intelligence community agencies leaked information to the press.

They pointed to a Dec. 15, 2016 text message that Strzok, the lead investigator on the Trump-Russia probe, sent to then-FBI attorney Lisa Page.

"Think our sisters have begun leaking like mad. Scorned and worried and political, they’re kicking in to overdrive," Strzok wrote Page.
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/07/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6510 views] Top|| File under:

#1  "I’m beginning to think the agency got info a lot earlier than we thought and hasn’t shared it completely with us.

So much for that honor among thieves thing.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/07/2019 0:39 Comments || Top||

#2  New day - new handler. Peter has no intention of going down alone.
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/07/2019 7:59 Comments || Top||

#3  Was he dumb enough to believe it was information when it was actually a pack of lies? Maybe he just wanted to believe.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 05/07/2019 10:52 Comments || Top||

#4  Just like Joy Behar.
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 05/07/2019 10:52 Comments || Top||

#5  Pushing the blame onto the CIA. Guess he had a plan B...
Posted by: 49 Pan || 05/07/2019 11:15 Comments || Top||

#6  Someone tell Peter that a lady is at the front gate looking for him
Posted by: Airandee || 05/07/2019 11:47 Comments || Top||

#7  The John O. Brennan press corps.
Posted by: Woodrow || 05/07/2019 13:01 Comments || Top||

#8  Peter Strzok suspected CIA employees were behind inaccurate leaks

Except for the ones leaked to the NYT by Strzak's pal James Comey.
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/07/2019 14:15 Comments || Top||

#9  Someone tell Peter that a lady is at the front gate looking for him

Snarky! But you have to read another thread to get it.
Posted by: SteveS || 05/07/2019 14:44 Comments || Top||

#10  BREAKING: Mueller Himself Is Now Being Investigated For Falsifying Statements…
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 05/07/2019 17:09 Comments || Top||

#11  Looks like the fight is on!
Posted by: Deacon Blues || 05/07/2019 17:44 Comments || Top||

DNC Operative Sought, Received Help From Ukraine to Help Elect Clinton, Report Says
[Epoch Times] Alexandra Chalupa, an operative paid by the Democratic National Committee (DNC), asked the Ukrainian Embassy in Washington for dirt on Trump campaign Chairman Paul Manafort in 2016, the embassy confirmed in a statement to The Hill.

While the embassy denies having helped the operative, a former embassy worker told The Hill’s John Solomon that it did help Chalupa, knowing full well that she was working to help elect then-candidate Hillary Clinton and defeat then-candidate Donald Trump.

Ambassador Valeriy Chaly, in written answers to Solomon, said that Chalupa asked the Ukrainian government for information on Manafort’s dealings inside Ukraine. Chalupa tried to arrange for Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko to comment about Manafort’s ties to Russia during a 2016 visit to Washington, Chaly said.

“The Embassy got to know Ms. Chalupa because of her engagement with Ukrainian and other diasporas in Washington D.C., and not in her DNC capacity. We’ve learned about her DNC involvement later,” Chaly said in a statement to The Hill.
So the DNC, or someone purporting to be a member of the DNC paid money to Ukrainian officials for intelligence on US Citizens. How very interesting.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 05/07/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6485 views] Top|| File under:

#1  The gentleman in the video here addresses the above perfectly — and directly, partway into the thing. Enjoy!
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/07/2019 10:05 Comments || Top||

#2  And all this time we thought the Ukrainians were the good guys. /sarc
Posted by: Abu Uluque || 05/07/2019 10:55 Comments || Top||

Home Front: Politix
Joe Biden Refers to ‘Buddy' Barack Obama Seven Times in 1/2 Hour Speech
[Breitbart] Former Vice President Joe Biden leaned heavily on the legacy of his old running mate, President Barack Obama, during a campaign appearance on Saturday.

Prior to the rally, the campaign aired a video of Obama praising Biden in 2017 and awarding his own vice president a Presidential Medal of Freedom.

"I heard you playing the tape of my buddy," Biden said, speaking to the audience in Columbia, South Carolina, and apologized, "My buddy... I shouldn’t be so casual ‐ President of the United States Barack Obama!"

During his campaign speech, Biden recalled the 2015 racist church shooting in South Carolina, when Obama attended the funeral and sang "Amazing Grace" to the congregation.

"I watched my buddy Barack stand up there, I watched him talk, and he talked about we have to find that Amazing Grace," Biden said,

Biden also referred to Obama’s Charleston eulogy for the slain, as he spoke about employment discrimination.
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/07/2019 02:03 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6493 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Could Joe be.....“Hebephrenic”? (resulting from) chronic schizophrenia involving disordered thought, inappropriate emotions, hallucinations, and bizarre behavior. Hillary and Nancy also display similar symptoms.
Posted by: Besoeker || 05/07/2019 7:56 Comments || Top||

#2  "I'll bring back the halcyon days you all so wish for!"

Sorry Joe. Even the left is done with Obumble. The only people that still are hard for him are the media.
Posted by: DarthVader || 05/07/2019 9:36 Comments || Top||

#3  Sadly, the love is unrequited. His buddy has refused to endorse him. No doubt one of his X (where X is an unknown number greater than 20) Democratic competitors will take note at some point.
Posted by: trailing wife || 05/07/2019 10:21 Comments || Top||

#4  Biden's hymn to Obama:

Posted by: 3dc || 05/07/2019 10:23 Comments || Top||

Posted by: swksvolFF || 05/07/2019 10:48 Comments || Top||

#6  Joe is going down with his buddy.
Posted by: JohnQC || 05/07/2019 12:12 Comments || Top||

#7  Sorry, read that wrong.

Joe is going down with on his buddy.
Posted by: Skidmark || 05/07/2019 13:40 Comments || Top||

Home Front: Culture Wars
Pennsylvania State Lawmaker Caught Taunting Elderly Pro-Life Woman
[ChickOnTheRight] Feminists in Pennsylvania must be really proud of this guy.

There’s a video out of Pennsylvania state Rep. Brian Sims (D-LGBT, also Philadelphia) harassing an older pro-life woman. The worst part? He posted the video. As in, he’s proud of his display.

WHOA. Isn’t this the pinnacle of patriarchy? A man screaming at a woman because she doesn’t think or believe what he WANTS her to think and believe?
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 05/07/2019 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6501 views] Top|| File under:

#2  How....tolerant.

Why, I'd call it Reckless Endangerment of a Child.
Posted by: swksvolFF || 05/07/2019 12:52 Comments || Top||

#3  Scum only acting like the scum he is. Gives scum a bad name.
Posted by: Whiskey Mike || 05/07/2019 16:29 Comments || Top||

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