05/19/2017

Three Times Barack Obama Attempted To Obstruct Justice [Watch]

Keith Koffler, White House Dossier

The difference between Democrats and Republicans is that Republicans actually do, despite the polarized political climate, hold some principles that transcend their partisan agenda.

Which is why you see some concern emanating from the GOP about whether President Trump tried to obstruct the investigation into ties between his advisors and the Russians, and why you saw absolutely none out of any Democrats the times Barack Obama acted to obstruct justice. And of course, no outrage then from the mainstream media either.

Obama sent strong signals to police and the judiciary about how he wanted certain cases resolved. While he was more subtle about it than the bull-in-a-china-shop Trump, his desires were no less clear.

Let’s start with the most egregious example, his attempt on April 10, 2016, to influence the decision on whether to prosecute Hillary Clinton for mishandling classified information by setting up her own email server.

First, knowing that prosecutors choose which cases to pursue and which not to, even if there technically is criminality, Obama attempted to mitigate the transgression.

“She would never intentionally put America in any kind of jeopardy,” Obama told Chris Wallace of Fox News. “What I also know is that there’s classified and then there’s classified. There’s stuff that is really top secret top secret, and then there’s stuff that is being presented to the president or the secretary of state that you may not want on the transom or going out over the wire, but is basically stuff you can get in open sources.”

Read full article



You May Also Like:

Anatomy of a Deep State Kimberley A. Strassel, Wall Street Journal

GOP Holds On To Win Montana House Seat Ben Kamisar, The Hill

Explosive Revelation Of Obama Administration Illegal Surveillance Of Americans Andrew C. McCarthy, National Review

Gowdy: Surveillance Programs Won’t Be Reauthorized Until ‘Unmasking’ Questions Are Answered Nickarama, Young Conservatives

Constitutional Violations By Obama’s NSA Ignored By ‘Big Three’ Broadcast Networks Nicholas Fondacaro, mrcNewsBusters.org

Obama Bashes Trump While Both Are In Europe [Watch] Keith Koffler, White House Dossier

Where Is The Democrats' Plan To Fix ObamaCare? Investor’s Business Daily

Losing Faith In Free Trade Will Make Americans Poorer Ramesh Ponnuru, American Enterprise Institute

A Look At The 66 Federal Programs Trump Wants Gone In 2018 Budget Proposal Andrew Moran, Economic Collapse News

Trump’s Tax Breaks Are Not A ‘Gift' For The Rich Raheem Williams, Intellectual Takeout

Chelsea Clinton: Climate Change Connected To .... Child Marriage [Watch] PJ Media

Fact Check: No, The Republican Healthcare Bill Would Not Cause 23 Million People To 'Lose' Insurance Guy Benson, Townhall

I Grew Up In Chavez’s Socialist Venezuela. Here’s What I Think About The Current Crisis. Ricardo Pita, Daily Signal

Al Franken: ‘I Hate Ted Cruz.’ That’s Okay. Here Are 5 Reasons To Hate Al Franken. [Watch] Robert Kraychik, Daily Wire

BuzzFeed News Reporter Is On Crusade To Kill Hannity’s Sponsors And Gets One Right Scoop

Anarchists Deface Confederate Monuments — Claim ‘Contracted’ By New Orleans Mayor Victor Skinner, American Mirror

Berkeley Antifa Professor Who Beat Trump Supporter With Bike Lock Arrested [Watch] Ian Miles Cheong, Heat Street

Students Threaten, Demand Resignation Of Prof For Questioning “No Whites Allowed” Diversity Event Justin Caruso and Anthony Gockowski, Campus Reform

Thirteen Other Reasons Why Schools Are Creating A Lost Generation Peter Diekmeyer, Foundation for Economic Education

For More go to the Home Page >>>

Search

Bookshelf

FreeMarket Central

Some titles recent, all recommended -

Special Video Feature

FreeMarket Central

Voices From The 2017 International Students For Liberty Conference

In Search Of History

Cambodia's Deadly Experiment

In the 1950s, students started gathering in Paris. They were reading Karl Marx. They were forming book clubs. They were trying to come up with a better version of society. One that moved away from the division of labor. One that moved away from the capitalism in the big cities that they so despised. ... One of those students would change his name to Pol Pot. He and his colleagues formed a new political party, a takeover in Cambodia. They called themsevles the Khmer Rouge. ... Under Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge, one out of four people in that country died in less than four years. 

-- Matt Kibbe,

Shadow Stats Snapshot


FreeMarket Central

ShadowStats alternate economic indicators are based on the methodology of noted economist John Williams, specialist in government economic reporting.

  • Unemployment:
    FreeMarket Central BLS: 4.4%
    FreeMarket Central Shadow Stats: 22.1%
  • Inflation:
    FreeMarket Central April Year-to-Year: 2.20% (CPI-U*)
    FreeMarket Central Shadow Stats: 10.0%

*[cpi-u is the Bureau of Labor Statistics inflation rate for all urban consumers]