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2019-07-12 Government
Labor Sec. Alex Acosta Resigns Amid Pall of Jeffrey Epstein Investigation
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Posted by trailing wife 2019-07-12 12:08|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [319 views ]  Top

#1 I always thought Mnuchin would be the one to go first.
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2019-07-12 12:59||   2019-07-12 12:59|| Front Page Top

#2 So Acosta must have other skeletons in his closet other than a flight and friendship with the Epstein. He has to understand the media will tear into him, his family, and friends. Sometimes, innocent or nor, it can be better to cut bait.
Posted by 49 Pan 2019-07-12 13:39||   2019-07-12 13:39|| Front Page Top

#3 Actually, the boys over at Powerline have been on Acosta's case for a long time. Not about the 'deal', but more on the line he would have been just as effective working for Obama than Trump. In other words, not much pushing the Trump agenda in Labor.
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-07-12 14:01||   2019-07-12 14:01|| Front Page Top

#4 I can't wait to see how Epstein wriggles out of the current 'deal'.
Posted by Bobby 2019-07-12 17:09||   2019-07-12 17:09|| Front Page Top

#5 Trump should have never hired him in the first place, but his exit under these circumstances is blood in the water to these sharks.
Posted by charger 2019-07-12 17:10||   2019-07-12 17:10|| Front Page Top

#6 What pall?
He's a lying, crooked, manipulative bastard.
At least Epstein was open about his perversions.
Posted by Skidmark 2019-07-12 18:07||   2019-07-12 18:07|| Front Page Top

#7 Anyone who played a part in covering up Epstein's crimes doesn't need to be anywhere near positions of power. Glad to see him go.
Posted by gorb 2019-07-12 19:00||   2019-07-12 19:00|| Front Page Top

#8 Sadly, there is oftentimes a bit more which seems to find it's way to the media following one of these "resignations."
Posted by Besoeker 2019-07-12 19:15||   2019-07-12 19:15|| Front Page Top

#9 That's because they resign right before they can no longer hide the facts.
Posted by gorb 2019-07-12 19:52||   2019-07-12 19:52|| Front Page Top

#10 He wasn't open to fully implementing Trump's agenda. Buh-bye
Posted by Frank G 2019-07-12 19:59||   2019-07-12 19:59|| Front Page Top

#11 @ #5 - Trump has an odd methodology of hiring people. This isn't "The Apprentice".
Posted by DooDahMan 2019-07-12 23:11||   2019-07-12 23:11|| Front Page Top

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