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Flynn Probe Focusing On Former Business Partner

Special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into former National Security Adviser Mike Flynn's interactions with Turkish officials has expanded to include Flynn’s former business partner, Bijan Kian, Reuters reported Tuesday. However, the news agency said it's unclear whether Kian is suspected of criminal activity, or if investigators are just trying to understand the role he played […]

Obama Warned Trump Against Hiring Flynn: NBC

With Sally Yates and James Clapper both scheduled to testify before Congress at 2:30pm today, Donald Trump had several suggestions for the list of questions for Ms. Yates, which he decided to share this morning over Twitter. “Ask Sally Yates, under oath, if she knows how classified information got into the newspapers soon after she […]

Trump Defends Flynn: “He Should Ask For Immunity In This Media Witch Hunt”

When commenting on the statement issued by Mike Flynn’s lawyer Robert Kellner on Thursday night after the blockbuster WSJ report that Flynn was willing to testify “in exchange for immunity”, an allegation that was not explicitly confirmed in the lawyer letter, we said “judging by Kelner’s language, Flynn’s offer is not so much to “turn” […]

Trump Nominee For Navy Secretary Withdraws

Another Trump nominee for a critical government role has decided to withdraw. After two prior Trump nominees,  Army Secretary choice Vincent Viola and Labor nominee Andy Puzder, both removed themselves from consideration for their appointed role in recent weeks citing insurmountable opposition or conflicts, moments ago financier Philip Bilden, a senior advisor at HarbourVest Asia […]

Stockman Warns Trump “Flynn’s Gone But They’re Still Gunning For You, Donald”

Submitted by David Stockman via The Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity, General Flynn's tenure in the White House was only slightly longer than that of President-elect William Henry Harrison in 1841.  Actually, with just 24 days in the White House, General Flynn's tenure fell a tad short of old "Tippecanoe and Tyler Too".  General Harrison actually lasted 31 days before getting […]

Was the Ousting of General Flynn an Elaborate Ruse to Expose Leakers?

It sounds outlandish from a plebeian point of view. But the question should be proffered: was the whole Flynn fiasco a ruse, getting the left and the media going crazy, chasing their tails over a non existent Russian conspiracy, an operation to expose disloyal leakers inside the administration and/or intelligence agencies? A few things to […]

Trump: Flynn Treated Unfairly By “Fake Media”, Leaking Is “A Criminal Act”

With just a day passing since General Flynn’s resignation as National Security Advisor, Trump, in a press conference with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, expressed some remorse for how things played out with Flynn saying he was “treated very, very unfairly by the ‘fake’ media” and the intelligence community that continues to commit “criminal acts” […]

Mike Flynn May Face Felony Charges For Lying To The FBI

The FBI had no problem letting Hillary Clinton off the hook despite numerous attempts to hide the truth; Mike Flynn may not be so lucky. Earlier today, media reports hit that FBI agents interviewed Michael Flynn when he was national security adviser in the first days of the Trump administration about his conversations with the […]

Financial Times Editorial Seeks Restrictions On Free Speech To Stop False News “Propaganda War”

Submitted by Michael Shedlock via MishTalk.com, A pair of articles by the Financial Times offers quite the take on disinformation hypocrisy. I suggest the Financial Times look into the mirror if it wants to understand where the problem is. Worse yet, to stop the spread of fake news, the FT editorial board wants restrictions on […]

Trump Blames Democrats For “Ridiculous” Russia Hacking Report

Speaking to Fox News’ Chris Wallace on Sunday morning, the President-elect blasted the Friday night Wapo report that a secret CIA assessment concluded Russia intervened in the U.S. presidential election to help him win the presidency. “I think it’s ridiculous. I think it’s just another excuse. I don’t believe it,” the president-elect said in an […]