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House Intelligence Committee Releases James Comey's Interview Transcript
[Townhall] The chairmen of the House Judiciary and House Oversight and Government Reform Committees on Saturday released former FBI Director James Comey's interview transcript. The interview in question took place on Friday.

Comey was subpoenaed to appear before the committees. They wanted to hear his testimony in relation to the probe into Hillary Clinton's email scandal and how he handled the beginning of the Russia probe.

Although Comey initially battled with the interview, he agreed to sit down with legislators under one condition: that transcripts of the conversation were made public within 24 hours.

Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 07:41 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [300 views] Top|| File under:

#1  "I don't know" - 156 times
"I don't remember" - 72 times
"I don't recall" - 8 times

Clearly he has Hillary's dementia as well
Posted by: Frank G || 12/09/2018 9:20 Comments || Top||

#2  Good argument can be made that everything these clowns do is videoed and digitally voice recorded.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 12/09/2018 9:52 Comments || Top||

#3  Lucky for us the poor bastard was fired! He remember ANYTHING !
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 10:50 Comments || Top||

#4  Whether or not Comey remembers isn't going to make any difference if the case can be made. Many mafia bosses had memory problems and the case was made anyway.
Posted by: JohnQC || 12/09/2018 11:12 Comments || Top||

#5  Ref #3: Should read 'can't' remember anything.

I blame iPhone over grits and poor thumb control.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 11:42 Comments || Top||


'It's a Waste of Time': Top Democrat Nadler Says He Will End GOP-Led Probe Into FBI, DOJ
[FOX] 'No evidence whatsoever of bias at the FBI.'

Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.), the incoming chairman of the House Judiciary Committee, said he will shut down the Republican-led investigation into the FBI and Justice Department's decision-making during the 2016 election.

Speaking to reporters after he stepped out of the committee's closed-door interview with former FBI Director James Comey on Friday, Nadler was asked if he plans to end the probe when he takes over as committee chair in January.

"Yes," Nadler said. "Because it's a waste of time to start with."

He expanded, "The entire purpose of this investigation is to cast aspersions on the real investigation, which is Mueller. There's no evidence whatsoever of bias at the FBI or any of this other nonsense they're talking about."
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 06:54 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [325 views] Top|| File under:

#1  Tens of thousands of anti-Trump emails btwn the FBI's Stryzak and Page, nothing there right ?
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 7:01 Comments || Top||

#2  Isn't that what Deep State was betting? Get the Party to CYA?
Posted by: Procopius2k || 12/09/2018 7:07 Comments || Top||

#3  Looks like Mueller witch hunts going to end in a whimper.

Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 12/09/2018 9:30 Comments || Top||

#4  It's going to be huge fun when New York, Connecticut, Illinois and California go into federal receivership. I think "non-voting" status for their congresscritters will be a good condition of any bailout.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 12/09/2018 9:38 Comments || Top||

#5  California and Illinois can revert back to territorials status (but 'we pay taxes', yeah and so do the critters in DC). NY and Conn were part of the original 13, thus never in territorial status.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 12/09/2018 10:19 Comments || Top||

#6  Nadler's continuing the Dem cover-up? I'm thinking Trump has the keys to the castle and all will be revealed. The Clinton Foundation is first up next week with John Huber testifying before The Subcommittee on Government Operations chaired by Mark Meadows. I don't know whether this hearing is open or closed. Hearing on CF.
Posted by: JohnQC || 12/09/2018 11:07 Comments || Top||

#7  That’s all very well for the House, but has no impact on whatever is done in the Senate.
Posted by: trailing wife || 12/09/2018 12:47 Comments || Top||

#8  IF the Senate goes through with their investigations, it'll make Nadler and the Donks the obvious criminal enablers and obstructionists Rantburgers already know they are
Posted by: Frank G || 12/09/2018 13:09 Comments || Top||

#9  Truthful version of Nadless: Hurry up and shut these things down before the real law-breaking by our side is revealed.
Posted by: Injun Bucket8891 || 12/09/2018 13:18 Comments || Top||

#10  Trump should declassify the very worst of these things if they shut the investigations down.
Posted by: Injun Bucket8891 || 12/09/2018 13:18 Comments || Top||

#11  Frank G: obvious to who? Who will hear about it?
Posted by: james || 12/09/2018 20:56 Comments || Top||


New sheriffs in Wake and Durham will no longer cooperate with immigration agency
[News & Obsever] RALEIGH - Newly elected Wake County Sheriff Gerald Baker said Friday that his office will no longer participate in a controversial immigration program.

For years Wake has been part of 287(g), which allows local law enforcement agencies to partner with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement to identify and eventually deport people living in the country illegally who have been charged with a crime.

Baker announced the end of Wake’s participation at a news conference Friday afternoon.

"We serve a lot of communities," Baker said as he stood next to Uriel Rodriguez, a middle school student he met while campaigning. "We want to make it so that the Wake County Sheriff’s Office treats everybody the same and improves the quality of life for each and every person. It’s about humanity. It’s about just caring for people. That’s a large part of what this office will be doing, moving forward."
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 05:15 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [303 views] Top|| File under:

#1  .... deport people living in the country illegally who have been charged with a crime.

Parkland Part II. MS-13 just found a new home.
Posted by: Procopius2k || 12/09/2018 6:28 Comments || Top||

#2  They might want to take a look at what happened in New Jersey after the city decided that enforcing the law against criminals was mean.

MS-13 just found a new home.

For ICE, this might be like hunting over a bait pile. Have at it, boys!
Posted by: SteveS || 12/09/2018 6:40 Comments || Top||

#3  Listen to me, it will never work here I tell you.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 7:25 Comments || Top||

#4  Maybe cut them off from ALL federal assistance.

The police are not there to decide what laws to uphold.
Posted by: Bright Pebbles || 12/09/2018 8:45 Comments || Top||

#5  The employees of the local universities influence politics there a lot. My observation of the court systems there is that a lot of corruption exists, especially in the prosecutors offices.
Posted by: jvalentour || 12/09/2018 9:31 Comments || Top||

#6  I drive thru the Carolinas a lot. If it's not Asheville or the gentrified parts of Charlotte, it's mostly dogpatch. Columbia SC is as bad as Newark.
Posted by: M. Murcek || 12/09/2018 9:56 Comments || Top||

#7  Kentucky sheriff deputy: "It says on the screen you are wanted on a warrant in some place called Dur-ham. I'd say you got to keep on movin', son..."
Posted by: M. Murcek || 12/09/2018 10:27 Comments || Top||

#8  Durham is as crooked as the day is long - transplanted tech lefty Democrats in the Research Triangle Park and university progressives have taken over.

Trump should order the federal agencies to withhold federal funds.
Posted by: Injun Bucket8891 || 12/09/2018 13:16 Comments || Top||


Home Front: Politix
Clintons' International Speaking Tour Is Such a Flop They Just Made This Drastic Move
[Townhall] Ever since the Clintons launched their "Evening With a Clinton" tour, things have hit the fan. They were struggling to get people to their shows so they were selling tickets for as low as $6.55 before the show began. Their new marketing plow ‐ more like last ditch effort ‐ at getting people to attend their event is by selling tickets on Groupon. Tickets on the Clintons' website go between $89 and $399. But, if you're looking for a real steal, Groupon has them for $35.

The 13-city tour is currently on hold for the holidays. It will reconvene in New York in mid-April before heading off to other large cities throughout the United States.

From The Daily Mail:
For their May 19 show at The Forum in Inglewood, California, ‐ which seats more than 17,000 ‐ tickets usually priced at $77 are now going for $35, with $120 tickets discounted to $50, and $175 seats down to $72.

Despite the site telling customers that 'tickets are selling fast!' with 'limited time remaining,' it appears that less than 450 discounted tickets have actually been sold

The Clintons reportedly sold 3,300 tickets in Toronto, despite the venue being able to accommodate 19,000.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 07:34 || Comments || Link || E-Mail|| [365 views] Top|| File under:

#1  They'd have to pay me a lot more to go and listen to their drivel and lies
Posted by: Frank G || 12/09/2018 9:31 Comments || Top||

#2  If this was a 'trial balloon'....oh well.
Posted by: Besoeker || 12/09/2018 11:52 Comments || Top||

#3  They didn't learn anything with the complete irrelevance of "The Elders." Slow learners...
Posted by: M. Murcek || 12/09/2018 11:57 Comments || Top||

#4  Frank, no amount of money they could pay you would be worth the mental scars.
Posted by: PBMcL || 12/09/2018 12:45 Comments || Top||

#5  Depends. Maybe they could set up a wire cage and we can throw beer bottles at them?
Posted by: gorb || 12/09/2018 14:26 Comments || Top||

#6 
What's disturbing is the numbers attending no matter the price.
Posted by: Roger Smith || 12/09/2018 16:49 Comments || Top||

#7  "What's disturbing is the numbers attending" There has always been a shortage of human beings. Quote from "Little Big Man"
Posted by: Anguper Hupomosing9418 || 12/09/2018 17:19 Comments || Top||



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Sun 2018-12-09
  In rain and mud, IDF exposes another tunnel from Lebanon into Israel
Sat 2018-12-08
  Hizbullah Key Financier Tajideen Pleads Guilty in U.S.
Fri 2018-12-07
  UN peacekeepers confirm existence of tunnel from Lebanon into Israel
Thu 2018-12-06
  Huawei CFO Meng Wanzhou’s arrest may prompt China to retaliate, 'take hostages,' expert says
Wed 2018-12-05
  Jihadists seize more ground inside Idlib deescalation zone as Turkish Army watches from afar
Tue 2018-12-04
  US-backed forces allegedly enter Daesh’s new capital
Mon 2018-12-03
  ISIS leader involved in murder of US aid worker Peter Kassig killed
Sun 2018-12-02
  TLP leader Khadim Hussain Rizvi booked under treason, terrorism charges: information minister
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  Bush the Elder dies at 94
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  Around 70 militants killed, wounded in 4-day operations in Kunduz
Thu 2018-11-29
  28 ISIS-K, Taliban militants killed in Afghan and U.S. forces operations
Wed 2018-11-28
  Over 200 TLP activists booked under sedition, other charges in Rawalpindi
Tue 2018-11-27
  Somali Muslim Arrested for Attempting to Mow Down Jews With Car in Front of L.A. Synagogue
Mon 2018-11-26
  ISIS-K spokesman killed in Afghan Special Forces operation in Nangarhar
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