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2019-10-23 -Lurid Crime Tales-
California venture capitalist who donated $900,000 to Trump's inaugural committee pleads guilty to using illegal campaign contributions to influence high-power politicians while acting as a foreign agent
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Posted by Skidmark 2019-10-23 08:50|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [374 views ]  Top
 File under: Moslem Colonists 

#1 Been doing it for years, but they only publicize his actions this year. Note:

He is pictured with former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, whose campaign he donated to in 2015 -- and --

Zuberi, a longtime political donor, has supported candidates from both parties in the past. He is seen with former President Barack Obama (left) and former Vice President Joe Biden (right). Not to mention -

Zuberi'sname surfaced in that investigation amid reports that Trump's former personal lawyer Michael Cohen was questioned by federal prosecutors about the donor.

I'm sure the US media will focus on this last tidbit.
Posted by Bobby 2019-10-23 09:42||   2019-10-23 09:42|| Front Page Top

#2 Shitshow, Part 147...
How unbelievably shitty are politics are... Shit money everywhere, shitty corrupt and stupid, clownishly incompetent pols... We need new parties and a new political class
Posted by Lex 2019-10-23 10:22||   2019-10-23 10:22|| Front Page Top

#3 *our politics
Posted by Lex 2019-10-23 10:23||   2019-10-23 10:23|| Front Page Top

#4 Misleading headline. He donated to Hillary and Obama. He likes to hedge his bets?
Posted by JohnQC 2019-10-23 10:32||   2019-10-23 10:32|| Front Page Top

#5 If you just want influence and you don't care who wins, you donate to both candidates. You hedge your bet. Trump donated to Bill Clinton.
Posted by Abu Uluque 2019-10-23 10:48||   2019-10-23 10:48|| Front Page Top

#6 His Linked In claims he speaks Hindi and some Arabic, went to university in California. Mr. Wife says Imaad Zuberi is an Arabic name.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-10-23 21:11||   2019-10-23 21:11|| Front Page Top

#7 This whole thing seems too covenient. Why wasn't Zuberi prosecuted under the Obama administration? Certainly Obama and Hillary knew about him early on. Why is this coming up now? I smell a rat or several.
Posted by JohnQC 2019-10-23 23:08||   2019-10-23 23:08|| Front Page Top

#8 The claim here is that this guy donated to the Trump Inaugural Committee, not to the Trump Campaign.
If he gave to the Trump campaign that surely would have been mentioned.
Also it seems that he gave some campaign illegal contributions, to influence high power politicians. Who could that campaign and those politician be?
Who beside Trump was running for President?
Could it have been Jill Stein? Is there anyone else possible?
Posted by Daniel 2019-10-23 23:49||   2019-10-23 23:49|| Front Page Top

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