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    Default ‘increasingly implausible’ excuses coming from Mike Pence and Don Jr.

    Former FBI special agent Asha Rangappa thinks that Vice President Mike Pence’s story surrounding retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn “sounds suspicious.”

    Pence claimed that he didn’t know that Flynn was doing outreach to the Russians. Flynn was fired as Trump’s national security adviser early this year after it was alleged that he misled Pence. However, Rangappa, who now teaches at Yale University on policy and national security issues, noted that the timelines don’t work out in Pence’s favor.

    “Here’s why it’s problematic either way,” Rangappa said, with regard to Pence knowing or not knowing. “The sanctions conversations were a matter of normal, incoming transition policy. If that’s true, Vice President Pence is the head of the transition team and he’s the incoming vice president. So, you would think he would know about policy discussions taking place. So, if he didn’t know, then something about those conversations, if he’s kept in the dark, something about those conversations was just not right.”https://www.rawstory.com/2017/12/ex-...ce-and-don-jr/

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    Quote Originally Posted by floridafan View Post
    Former FBI special agent Asha Rangappa thinks that Vice President Mike Pence’s story surrounding retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn “sounds suspicious.”

    Pence claimed that he didn’t know that Flynn was doing outreach to the Russians. Flynn was fired as Trump’s national security adviser early this year after it was alleged that he misled Pence. However, Rangappa, who now teaches at Yale University on policy and national security issues, noted that the timelines don’t work out in Pence’s favor.

    “Here’s why it’s problematic either way,” Rangappa said, with regard to Pence knowing or not knowing. “The sanctions conversations were a matter of normal, incoming transition policy. If that’s true, Vice President Pence is the head of the transition team and he’s the incoming vice president. So, you would think he would know about policy discussions taking place. So, if he didn’t know, then something about those conversations, if he’s kept in the dark, something about those conversations was just not right.”https://www.rawstory.com/2017/12/ex-...ce-and-don-jr/
    So the VP is going to be another member of the Administration to suddenly suffer from amnesia, or, being the head of the transition team, he is incompetent, either way he doesn't come out looking good

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    Deeeesperado....why don't you come to your senses, ya been out ridin' fences, for so long now.....

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    Quote Originally Posted by countryboy View Post
    Deeeesperado....why don't you come to your senses, ya been out ridin' fences, for so long now.....
    Tell that to Don Jr who currently is sweating out a close door examination by the House's investigating Committee, and the House is a Republican entity

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    Tell that to Don Jr who currently is sweating out a close door examination by the House's investigating Committee, and the House is a Republican entity
    Oh, you're a hard one
    I know that you got your reasons
    These things that are pleasin' you
    Can hurt you somehow.

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    So the VP is going to be another member of the Administration to suddenly suffer from amnesia, or, being the head of the transition team, he is incompetent, either way he doesn't come out looking good
    Pence hasn't had the scrutiny to date, that the rest of the crime family has, but to be sure, he is just as dirty as they are.

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    we just have not seen the scrutiny hes been under

    lots or recording was being done that these idiots never though of

    I hope they take out half the republican party


    soooo many jumped right on the trumpy train so fast

    I bet there was money deals offered

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    I'm beginning to get the sneaking suspicion that a significant portion of the GOP is working for the Kremlin along with Trump and yis minions.

    The Kremlin probably has so much dirt on them, they've likely been controlling several GOP leaders for years.

    Just waiting to get the right puppet in the WH so they can bring down the country without firing a shot.

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    Junior testified today. He had the typical memory problems, but when cornered, claimed lawyer/client privilege. There was a lawyer in the room. not his. Privilege does not exist if there are others in the room. But he got away with it in a Republican run investigation, so nothing will be discovered.

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    Quote Originally Posted by archives View Post
    Tell that to Don Jr who currently is sweating out a close door examination by the House's investigating Committee, and the House is a Republican entity
    is he sweating as badly as you, as you crouch by the keyhole of that closed door trying to whisper accusations to the committee?......

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