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    Quote Originally Posted by Eagle-Eye View Post
    I keep hearing the same whining well the GOP investigated for years. Tell me how many people did the FBI say had broken the law but weren't going to be charged in any of the recent GOP admins. Was Bill Clinton disbarred from law? Seems like your side has a lot to hide. No wonder there were so many investigations
    What the hell are you talking about, we had twelve years of endless often redundant GOP investigations, eight alone on BenghaziGate to include a super duper secret special investigation, and nothing, absolutely nothing, zero, zilch, came out of any of it, pure theater for political consumption

    And the GOP wrote at this time the exact rules the Democrats are using today, the GOP wrote the rules and set the precedents employed today, the exact things you are crying about now

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eagle-Eye View Post
    Oh I agree that some of the "evidence" might indicate an enquiry. But I have yet to see or hear one witness say they heard or saw X first hand.
    Does this help:
    "Sondland acknowledges Ukraine quid pro quo, implicates Trump, Pence, Pompeo and others"
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/polit...d00_story.html

    "More forcefully than he has before, Sondland declared that the Trump administration would not give Ukraine’s newly elected president, Volodymyr Zelensky, a chance to visit the White House — unless Zelensky agreed to announce investigations that could help the president politically."

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    Does this help:
    "Sondland acknowledges Ukraine quid pro quo, implicates Trump, Pence, Pompeo and others"
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/polit...d00_story.html

    "More forcefully than he has before, Sondland declared that the Trump administration would not give Ukraine’s newly elected president, Volodymyr Zelensky, a chance to visit the White House — unless Zelensky agreed to announce investigations that could help the president politically."
    Mulvaney announced it on TV and told the nation to get over it

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    Quote Originally Posted by evince View Post
    Mulvaney announced it on TV and told the nation to get over it
    Yes. That is true. Can't get more specific than that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    What the hell are you talking about, we had twelve years of endless often redundant GOP investigations, eight alone on BenghaziGate to include a super duper secret special investigation, and nothing, absolutely nothing, zero, zilch, came out of any of it, pure theater for political consumption

    And the GOP wrote at this time the exact rules the Democrats are using today, the GOP wrote the rules and set the precedents employed today, the exact things you are crying about now
    GOP investigations, eight alone on BenghaziGate to include a super duper secret special investigation, and nothing, absolutely nothing, zero, zilch, came out of any of it,
    Here is the State Department Accountability Review Board

    "As required by the Omnibus Diplomatic and Antiterrorism Act of 1986, the State Department established on October 4, 2012, an Accountability Review Board "to examine the facts and circumstances of the attacks".[20] Four members were selected by Clinton and another was selected by Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper. Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering served as the Chairman, Admiral Michael Mullen served as the Vice Chairman, also serving were Catherine Bertini, Richard Shinnick, and Hugh Turner, who represented the intelligence community.[21]
    The investigation report[21] was released December 20, 2012. It was seen as a sharp criticism of State Department officials in Washington for ignoring requests for more guards and safety upgrades, and for failing to adapt security procedures to a deteriorating security environment. "Systemic failures and leadership and management deficiencies at senior levels within two bureaus of the State Department ... resulted in a special mission security posture that was inadequate for Benghazi and grossly inadequate to deal with the attack that took place," said the unclassified version of the report.[22] It also blamed too much reliance on local militias who failed to fend off the attackers that evening.[23] The Council on Foreign Relations in an initial report saw it as a refutation to the notion that the Obama administration delayed its response.[24] The report confirmed that, contrary to initial accounts, there was no protest outside the consulate. It placed responsibility for the incident solely upon the attackers, deemed as terrorists."
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Invest...enghazi_attack

    The SOS was Hillary so even though she was not charged with anything the buck still stopped at her desk. You lefties believe because someone is not charged that means they are innocent WRONG! It only means there is insufficient evidence to convict. Thus your whole defense is just bullshit.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    Does this help:
    "Sondland acknowledges Ukraine quid pro quo, implicates Trump, Pence, Pompeo and others"
    https://www.washingtonpost.com/polit...d00_story.html

    "More forcefully than he has before, Sondland declared that the Trump administration would not give Ukraine’s newly elected president, Volodymyr Zelensky, a chance to visit the White House — unless Zelensky agreed to announce investigations that could help the president politically."
    Funny when Sondland laid down the framework for the call that was different than the script from NSA. The bad thing is I don't believe anyone involved from Trump on down has clean hands in this matter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by evince View Post
    Trump publicly asked for China to investigate the Bidens too
    How more blatant can it get?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack View Post
    These Sad Sacks are attempting to jam any discussion of the facts at hand.
    You can't be serious...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eagle-Eye View Post
    Jack this thing has been a clown act from day 1.
    Right since Day 1,Trump has been a clown act.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Eagle-Eye View Post
    Sorry but appearance is reality and this whole impeachment thing behind closed doors smacks of Nancy Pelosi playing NIGYYSOB. What are you going to say when this thig blows up in your Democrat face? Polls show people are tired of the clown circus in Washington.
    Are those the polls that said Hillary would win?
    Or Fox polls?
    You started out not liking Trump,but agreed with his policys.
    Now like all the rest you're drunk on the Orange Kool-Aid

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    I'm thinking more kabuki theater......especially with Schiff's eye thing......
    Isaiah 6:5
    “Woe to me!” I cried. “I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the Lord Almighty.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    And the GOP wrote at this time the exact rules the Democrats are using today, the GOP wrote the rules and set the precedents employed today, the exact things you are crying about now
    kind of sad that you still think that's true, despite the facts which are now available......but then we've always known you're a lying political hack.......
    Isaiah 6:5
    “Woe to me!” I cried. “I am ruined! For I am a man of unclean lips, and I live among a people of unclean lips, and my eyes have seen the King, the Lord Almighty.”

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