Discussion: GOP Rep. Blasts Russia Probe: 'Why Are We Going Through With This Charade?'

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-06-13/russian-breach-of-39-states-threatens-future-u-s-elections?utm_content=politics&utm_campaign=socialflow-organic&utm_source=twitter&utm_medium=social&cmpid%3D=socialflow-twitter-politics

No charade. We were attacked. Thirty-nine states were involved. No further comment.

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There is no doubt Trump is going to fire Mueller, if not soon then at some point down the road when he asserts the investigation has improperly strayed from its mandate (translation: delving into areas that will hurt Trump). Such a move has Trump written all over it, so much so that he will not be able to resist pulling the trigger. It will become a rote imperative, like tweeting and lying. One of the most surprising political developments I can envision is Trump NOT firing Mueller.

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So Doofus Duffy saw the exact same evidence/proof/substantiation/corroboration/affirmation, that every other Congressman, & Senator saw. The same empirical facts that 17 intelligence agencies know to be true, but he says “nah, can’t be.” Got it. Makes one wonder how much time Duffy has spent on his knees in front of Putin.

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All the people lobbying for Mueller’s firing know Trump is a political neophyte. They know from multiple examples he can be swayed, actually led around like a bull with a ring in its nose. Gingrich, Coulter and members of Congress are rightfully convinced if enough of them hit the airwaves every day and hammer this issue Trump will respond. Hell, Steve Doocy could talk Trump into nuking N. Korea if he set his mind to it. They’re appealing to Trump’s fears and ego.

“Don’t let Mueller push you around, betray you, sabotage your Presidency! Do something! Show some balls!”

It’ll work, because Trump’s manhood and power are being challenged. He always says he hits back twice as hard as he gets. How better to hit back than to engineer Mueller’s termination? And what of those counseling restraint? They’re sissies! Maybe they’re in on it too!? So Trump pays a visit to Opposite Land and gets Mueller canned. Mark it.

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Democracy, you POS. DEMOCRACY. I guess you were EQUALLY outraged at the 9+ Benghazi! investigations right you stupid moron.

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None so blind as a clueless, shameless GOP sycophant / pyschopath…

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More exquisite timing.

I would have liked to see the look on his face when he saw that headline. We’re up to 39 states now, aren’t we?

“Move along, nothing to see here” isn’t going to work, Sean.

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“What the hell are we investigating?” Duffy then asked. “Why are we going through with this charade?”

Collusion and possible INFILTRATION of the Executive Branch by the Russians. Charade? Nonsense.

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“This seems more like an effort to prosecute Donald Trump than it is to investigate,” he said.

“What the hell are we investigating?” Duffy then asked. “Why are we going through with this charade?”

There are so many straight lines here that it’s impossible to know where to begin.

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During an appearance on Fox News

Speaking of charades…

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If Trump fires Mueller, better to do it right away, from Trump’s viewpoint; when there is a minimum of evidence gathered against Trump.
To fire Mueller now is to say that the investigation itself is not legitimate—that by itself, the investigation is a politically motivated “crime”.
If Trump fires Mueller later, it will look much worse.

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Sean Duffy is working overtime to wrest the title of “Stupidest Man In Congress” from Louis Gohmert.

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How very “America First!” of Republicans to not want to investigate our biggest global nemesis’ attempts to influence our Democracy.

Where is Senator McCarthy to root out the communist sympathizers that have infiltrated the highest levels of our Congress and Senate?

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This is the same asswipe who complained that he couldn’t make it on $174,000 annual salary (plus perks). Republicans are such evil creatures. All of them.

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Well, he’s right. Let’s call off the investigation and go right to the hanging.

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Hmm… at least he didn’t have to sleep on a cot!

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Keep it simple: they’re all afraid of the truth.

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I blame MTV for inflicting this clown on us.

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I’m feeling a whole lot of sympathy for Reality Winner right now. Apparently she leaked the information specifically to The Intercept because she wanted to convince Greenwald and Scahill that their pooh-poohing of Russia’s tampering with our election was misguided. Then they blew her cover and threw her under the bus. Assholes.

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