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Home Front: Politix
Peter Schweizer Details Biden Family Corruption for Mark Levin
[Red State] - Mark Levin hosts "Life, Liberty and Levin" show on Fox News Channel on Saturday nights. Last Saturday, he interviewed Peter Schweizer, author of the new book, Profiles in Corruption: Abuse of Power by America’s Progressive Elite. Much of the interview provided amazing details on Biden family corruption. Here are some excerpts from that interview:
Long & very informative
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/03/2020 13:51 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6475 views] Top|| File under:

#1  This goof can't possibly win in November. He has zero charisma and doesn't in any way excite his party's base.

His is the most corrupt political family this country has ever seen. Trump will chew him up and spit him out.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 15:19 Comments || Top||

#2  ...hell, more corrupt than the Clintons? To include Arkancide? That's got to say something.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 15:46 Comments || Top||

#3  Yes.
Brother. Son. Sister.
Iraq Reconstruction contracts.
Ukrainian energy company slush.
ChiCom investment fund money laundering.

Cokehead son screws his brother's widow, at the same time he's nailing and impregnating strippers and running through hundreds of 000s in drugs & luxury hotel stays.

And paterfamilias openly BOASTS ABOUT LEANING ON foreign aid recipients to fire a meddlesome prosecutor about to bust the Cokehead for corruption.

Yes, worse than Clinton.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 15:52 Comments || Top||

Ilhan Omar paid Boy-Toy $215,000 in Q419; paid him Half-Million in 2019 overall
[FreeBeacon] Rep. Ilhan Omar (D., Minn.) continues to push campaign cash to a firm run by her alleged boyfriend, filings show.

Omar's new committee filings submitted Friday morning show that between Oct. 1 and Dec. 31, 2019, her committee made $215,000 in additional payments to the E Street Group, a firm run by political consultant Tim Mynett, Omar's alleged boyfriend. The payments were reported as going toward consulting, direct mail, research services, travel expenses, advertisements, and graphic design.

The new payments mark another increase in money funneled to the firm. Mynett's group is yet again the highest-paid vendor from Omar's campaign.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6522 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Who will rid us of this pestilential priestess [of corruption & stupidity]?
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 0:39 Comments || Top||

#2  Now, that is just pathetic.
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/03/2020 3:13 Comments || Top||

#3  Why is not one single "news" group (including Foxed" not asking about any investigations.

Posted by: Woodrow || 02/03/2020 12:41 Comments || Top||

#4  So where is the FEC?
Posted by: KBK || 02/03/2020 22:56 Comments || Top||

Speaker Pelosi's Extraordinary Bitterness
[NYSun] The verdict on the impeachment of President Trump may not be in ‐ formally. All the more pronounced, though, is the petulance of the Speaker of the House, Nancy Pelosi, in the face of what appears to be her pending defeat in the Senate. She’s even hinted (please see above) at disbarment of the President’s lawyers. Her role in this proceeding will, we predict, go down as one of the most shocking performances by any holder of America’s third highest office.

This is a broader problem than just Mrs. Pelosi’s behavior. That is a point well made this morning by Michael Goodwin in Alexander Hamilton’s old paper, the New York Post. He reckons that it was Secretary Clinton who ended the tradition of gracious concessions that has, in the main, marked our politics. On impeachment he quotes Senator Schumer as attacking the integrity of the very Senate in which he serves.

Nothing civil from Mr. Schumer. No statement like, "Gee, the House did a fine job, but, I regret, it wasn’t quite thorough enough to convince the Senate. The Constitution sets a high bar." No, what Mr. Schumer said was: "The Senate turned away from truth and went along with a sham trial." The verdict Wednesday will be, he predicted, "meaningless." In other words, he put a dagger through the heart of his own institution.

"A Dishonorable Senate" is the headline the Times stuck over its editorial on the denouement of the trial of Mr. Trump. It couldn’t imagine another explanation. "Cringing abdication" is how the Washington Post described the Senate conclusion that it had enough evidence. Not one note of humility has been sounded by any Democrat over the failure of the House to adduce the evidence needed to convince the solons.
Gee, who coulda' seen that comin'?:

The Internet is boiling over with warnings that the evidence is going to come out eventually, probably sooner than later. It’s not clear to us why that supports the Democratic case to call witnesses now. If the evidence is damning enough, the House can impeach again. If evidence comes out soon enough, the Democrats can take it to the hustings between now and November 5. What will linger is the Democrats’ petulence.

Speaker Pelosi’s own highly partisan role in the impeachment she claimed to want to avoid invites the same kind of cynicism she’s expressed in respect of Mr. Trump. We don’t share that cynicism. We understand, though, why some do. Mrs. Pelosi, after all, has used her office to advance an impeachment that, were it successful, would have been a benefit to her, moving her one notch closer to the presidency.

We touched on this in our editorial the second time Mrs. Pelosi acceded to Speaker. Both times Mrs. Pelosi broke the House’s glass ceiling, we joined in the joy expressed by many women. How sad that she has failed to set a better tone for the Democrats. They’ve tried faithless electors. They tried the courts. They tried the deep state. They tried a special prosecutor. Not even impeachment, it seems, will bring closure.
Posted by: Anomalous Sources || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6544 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Disgrace.

Utter, total disgrace.

F--- these absurd, repulsive morons.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 0:47 Comments || Top||

#2  Bitter, not hateful.
Posted by: gorb || 02/03/2020 1:31 Comments || Top||

#3  Bush should have given her Air Force Three like she demanded.
Posted by: AlmostAnonymous5839 || 02/03/2020 2:48 Comments || Top||

#4  Trump was impeached for investigating Democratic corruption.
Posted by: Goober Tingle7365 || 02/03/2020 3:42 Comments || Top||

#5  Democrats didn't make their Case. Baloney, Partisan Baloney from start to finish.No interest in finding the Truth. The Donks aren't interested, and they are terrified that Trump is POPULAR with the Average American. The Dems are running with Bernie as Stalin and AOC as Veep. I don't see any future in that. Trump WILL win in a Landslide. There is a good chance Trump will get a Mandate when he pushes a Majority in the Mid Term Elections. The US population sees the Donks have no Ideas and nothing to offer. They have produced zip of any use to the American People. Obama was eight years of no jobs ( the New Normal ) and excuses. He winds up with NO legacy. A serious contender for worst ever/ and along comes Trump who will win in a Landslide. Watch it happen. The Dems are on a hell bound train. watch it happen.
Posted by: Punky Bucket2577 || 02/03/2020 4:40 Comments || Top||

#6  If Joe Biden has the answers for the economy, foreign relations, and conflicts abroad, why didn't he share it with Soetoro? They were buds and worked together for eight years.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/03/2020 5:14 Comments || Top||

#7  ...as though Soetoro would listen to anyone else (other than Valjar)? Biden was his token old school Donk on his team.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 6:05 Comments || Top||

#8  Democrats didn't make their Case.

The Democrats didn't have a case to make.
Posted by: Thinetle Glaimp1332 || 02/03/2020 8:37 Comments || Top||

#9  She wants to be Prime Minister of a parliamentary democracy. So sad too bad.
Posted by: magpie || 02/03/2020 9:48 Comments || Top||

#10  Bitterness, bytchiness and stupidity are an unholy mix.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/03/2020 10:19 Comments || Top||

#11  Her dislike has turned to hate, and total obsession.
Posted by: 49 Pan || 02/03/2020 12:50 Comments || Top||

#12  There really is only one honorable thing for her to do.
Posted by: Besoeker || 02/03/2020 13:47 Comments || Top||

#13  There really is only one honorable thing for her to do
= OD on Botox?
Is there a Japanese term for that?
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 14:22 Comments || Top||

#14  "boto-kiri"?
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 15:14 Comments || Top||

#15  She (and her gangsters) fear another four years of Trump -

"Fear is the path to the dark side…fear leads to anger…anger leads to hate…hate leads to suffering."
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 15:48 Comments || Top||

#16  Both times Mrs. Pelosi broke the House’s glass ceiling, we joined in the joy expressed by many women.

(Eyeroll, gag, puke)

If this is just throat-clearing abasement to the Poz before being allowed to make one's case, then this is merely pathetic.

If it's sincere...please just disappear.
Posted by: charger || 02/03/2020 17:48 Comments || Top||

Mitt Romney Is ‘Formally Not Invited’ To CPAC
Posted by: Fred || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6531 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I suspect he will show up anyway. He is that kind of Ahole.
Posted by: Goober Tingle7365 || 02/03/2020 2:56 Comments || Top||

#2  He can go join Bill Kristol for a glass of Chardonnay.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 6:08 Comments || Top||

#3  Split the Dems in two.

Let Pierre Delecto and Little Irving (Kristol) join Zero, Biden Kerry Fauxcahontas & Hillary in a new Global Grifter Party.

B.S. & The Squat can hive off to form a new DemSoc Party.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 6:20 Comments || Top||

#4  CPAC is a grift show for Conservative Inc. Kristol Kruise for the young hipster "rising stars."
Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/03/2020 8:53 Comments || Top||

#5  ^ And no, don't read that statement as being in any way supportive of Romney either.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 02/03/2020 8:54 Comments || Top||

#6  ^ MM they're going to start calling you Erb....
Posted by: Thimp Clusort2035 || 02/03/2020 12:49 Comments || Top||

Bernie Campaign Spends $1.2 Million On Private Jets, Leads Democratic Field
Posted by: Fred || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6485 views] Top|| File under:

#1  They are huge spenders of other peoples money.
Posted by: Goober Tingle7365 || 02/03/2020 3:00 Comments || Top||

#2  "Personal is not the same thing as private"
Posted by: g(r)omgoru || 02/03/2020 3:12 Comments || Top||

#3  Airborne Dachas.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 02/03/2020 4:49 Comments || Top||

#4  I suggest that Republicans vote in the primary’s for Bernie..The Dems cannot allow him to win....
Posted by: Solomon Brown7362 || 02/03/2020 9:39 Comments || Top||

#5  Is Bernie working on moving from apparatchik to nomenklatura status? Or maybe he is just a garden variety communist hypocrite.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/03/2020 9:54 Comments || Top||

#6  As Glenn Reynolds often says, I don't want to hear a goddamned word about MY carbon footprint.
Posted by: Rambler in Virginia || 02/03/2020 10:05 Comments || Top||

Trump on Bernie: ‘Well, I think he’s a communist.’
Posted by: Fred || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6539 views] Top|| File under:

#1  I'm amazed at how little power the word "communist" has these days. I was having a conversation with an otherwise intelligent woman a few nights ago and a flippant comment regarding socialism came up. I could tell immediately that the word "socialism" barely registered with her-her eyes flickered as if she instinctively knew that the word was *supposed* to have some meaning to her, but it genuinely didn't. This woman own hers own home, inherited two others a year ago, has had the same job for 15 years as an administrative analyst. Our "betters" have done a very effective job of rendering "communism" and "socialism" as meaningless words, rather than allowing them to evoke the revulsion they so richly deserve.
Posted by: Crusader || 02/03/2020 0:38 Comments || Top||

#2  The Wall fell over 30 years ago. The USSR collapsed nearly 28 years ago. Our ridiculous joke of a press corps refuses to remind people of the nightmare that was Communism: no more photojournalism involving trips to the Siberian gulags, or hellish descents into factories in Norilsk, or dispatches from the killing fields of Timisoara, or remembrances of those slaughtered in Gdansk or elsewhere.


Communism has disappeared down the Memory Hole.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 0:44 Comments || Top||

#3  ...or moved to Caracas.

The big mistake 30 years ago was not holding those who lied and pimped for the Soviets publicly accountable.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 6:11 Comments || Top||

#4  ^ they just shifted their focus immediately from economics and normal politics to their new chew toy, Identity Politics.

The early 1990s was when the Dems began morphing into the All Identity Politics All The Time party.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 6:30 Comments || Top||

#5  Yet Nazi had sting until a year or so ago when it became the go-to slur. Guess the Nazi's should have marched through the schools, hollywood, music scene, the way the communists did.
Posted by: ruprecht || 02/03/2020 8:20 Comments || Top||

#6  Bernie likes capitalism for himself but communism for others. In other words, Bernie is getting rich off of rent-seeking.
Posted by: JohnQC || 02/03/2020 10:11 Comments || Top||

#7  Guess the Nazi's should have marched through the schools, Hollywood, music scene, the way the communists did.

They did their best Ruprecht. But the communists already occupied the high ground.

Posted by: Secret Master || 02/03/2020 15:53 Comments || Top||

#8  #5 Yet Nazi had sting until a year or so ago when it became the go-to slur. Guess the Nazi's should have marched through the schools, hollywood, music scene, the way the communists did.

Nailed it.

And notice that there was never the equivalent of a Nuremburg trial for the Comms, let a alone a reckoning for the fellow travelers.

They never paid a price for their evil, and now here we are.
Posted by: charger || 02/03/2020 16:07 Comments || Top||

#9  No, I don't think he's a "communist". Unless you think that Denmark or Norway are Communist countries.

Btw I don't think Venezuela is communist. It's a country ruled by a kleptocratic clique pretending to be socialist.

Hmm ok, what was I saying again?
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 17:44 Comments || Top||

#10  Denmark and Norway are about 98 percent white, one 'tribe', with an embedded Lutheran culture that is intolerant of corruption. Never use the exception as the rule. Just as don't use us as an example.

While there is regulation in both countries of business and industry in both, are you saying they operate in the old Soviet central planning mode of economics? Cause if you listen very carefully to Bernie and Warren, that's what they are articulating.

Posted by: Procopius2k || 02/03/2020 20:06 Comments || Top||

#11  Are you saying they operate in the old Soviet central planning mode of economics?

No, certainly not. Now, I don't know how far Bernie would venture into that territory, but I think he'll never get anything "communist" through Congress even if Democrats had control over both houses.

His followers would soon be very disappointed.
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 20:40 Comments || Top||

#12  Btw WHAT has Bernie ever achieved in Congress? Is there any meaningful legislation bearing his name?
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 20:41 Comments || Top||

#13  He got a post office named after Lavrenty Beria?
Posted by: Frank G || 02/03/2020 20:53 Comments || Top||

#14  #13 Frank G wins the thread! :-D
Posted by: Barbara || 02/03/2020 21:38 Comments || Top||

#15  Волк в ове́чьей шку́ре?
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 21:38 Comments || Top||

#16  Bernie's a clown. He's achieved absolutely NOTHING in fifty years in politics. Nothing.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 21:45 Comments || Top||

#17  Волк в ове́чьей шку́ре?

Да нет. Овец в овечьей шкуре.
Sheep in sheep's clothing
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 22:08 Comments || Top||

#18  Then there isn't much to fear, is it?
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 22:46 Comments || Top||

‘There Is No Deal’: Amy Klobuchar Says Her Campaign Is Not Working With Biden In Iowa
Posted by: Fred || 02/03/2020 00:00 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [6527 views] Top|| File under:

#1  No deal: Plugz got no combs. Amy sad.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 7:35 Comments || Top||

#2  Taking her Soros funded ass to the ground.
Posted by: Woodrow || 02/03/2020 12:39 Comments || Top||

#3  I see. So there is a deal. (Predicting Biden/Klobuchar here.)
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 14:52 Comments || Top||

#4  They'd be idiots to nominate Plugz. Trump will rip him to shreds. "Slow Joe" is exactly right, and devastating.

Bernie would be tougher on Trump, would peel away many more voters in MI WI and PA.
Posted by: Lex || 02/03/2020 15:08 Comments || Top||

#5  Very early in the race I thought Klobuchar would do quite well. Was surprised that this didn't happen but she's on the move.

If she manages to come in third in Iowa and N.H., she might be a contender.
Posted by: European Conservative || 02/03/2020 16:04 Comments || Top||

#6  Bernie would be tougher on Trump, would peel away many more voters in MI WI and PA.

Yeah, but Bernie's the real thing: full-communist without apologies. And most of the leadership of the Democratic Party are comfortable, wealthy people who want to rule you for your own good. They don't want to be held to the same standards themselves, and they don't want to die poor.

Bernie will fix that for them too.
Posted by: Secret Master || 02/03/2020 18:14 Comments || Top||

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