Careful what you daily ‘scheme for’ Republicans — because your ineptness is showing, day after day, after another Do Nothing day. What was it that Comey wanted again …?
Reuters reports that newly named Special Counsel Robert Mueller is already expanding the scope of his investigation into the Trump campaign and possible Russian collusion during the election to include Michael Flynn’s undisclosed financial relationship with the government of Turkey.
Special Counsel's Investigation Expands, May Look Into Jeff Sessions
Mueller Investigating Firing of FBI Director Comey, Could Lead to Obstruction of Justice Charges
by David Badash, ncrm.com — June 02, 2017
Special Counsel Robert Mueller's investigation has expanded to include Paul Manafort, but it may grow further, encompassing the actions of Attorney General Jeff Sessions. The Associated Press first reported Mueller "has assumed oversight of an ongoing investigation involving former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort."
Report: Mueller Investigation Expands to Grand-Jury Probe of Flynn’s Turkey Ties
by The Daily Beast — June 02, 2017
The federal investigation of possible ties between the Trump presidential campaign and Russian officials now includes a grand-jury investigation into former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn. According to Reuters, three sources said the investigation—led by newly appointed special counsel Robert Mueller—will expand to look into Flynn’s paid work as a lobbyist for Turkish business magnate Ekim Alptekin in 2016, in addition to the highly scrutinized contacts between Flynn and Russian officials before Election Day. [...]
Comey’s request to the DOJ, that scared the stupid
out of into to Trump — enough to promptly fire him — was this:
Comey Asked for More Prosecutor Resources for Russia Probe
by Tom Winter and Ken Dilanian, nbcnews.com — May 11, 2017
What Comey said he asked Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein for, the officials said, was more attention, focus and labor hours from Justice Department prosecutors.
Looks like James Comey’s request, is plowing ahead at full steam, and then some.
Unless Trump has another “stupid attack” — another tantrum that screams Cover-up — and he tries to Fire Robert Mueller, too?
Unfortunately for Trump, the U.S. system of checks and balances, doesn’t act like an episode of The Apprentice — where his decision, however lame it may have be, is the Final Answer.
Thankfully for us too, who must endure his stupidity day after day, after another Jack-assery day.