“Lock him up.”
“The first big takeaway from this morning’s flurry of charging and plea documents with respect to Paul Manafort Jr., Richard Gates III, and George Papadopoulos is this”…
Meanwhile, Sanders was in full damage control mode, parroting the line that this is not about Trump, a contention that is akin to saying the grass isn’t green.
So this is where the wagons get circled. It’s time to go to the mattresses for Trump and his associates. Meanwhile, it’s time for the blogs, Breitbart, and Fox to implement a full-court press to try and deflect from this.
“The lady doth protest too much, methinks”
“Conspiracy against the United States.”
MANAFORT IS SAID TO TURN HIMSELF IN TODAY: CNN
MANAFORT IS SAID TO HAVE BEEN TOLD TO SURRENDER TO FEDS: NYT
“His attorney told my attorneys he expects to be indicted,” Stone, a longtime ally of the President, told the press on Capitol Hill, adding that “he doesn’t know what the charges would be and neither does Paul.”
“…but that’s because it was happening somewhere else.”
Well, someone’s “wires” were indeed “tapped” (as Trump famously alleged in an ill-fated tweet earlier this year) and that someone was Paul Manafort.
Trump’s legal team might want to start burning the candle at both ends…
Walls are closing in.
“That brings us to the most important implication of the news of the Manafort raid.”
You might be asking yourself, “what was Donald Trump doing on July 26 while FBI agents were busy raiding the home of his former campaign chairman?”
FBI IS SAID TO HAVE SEARCHED PAUL MANAFORT’S HOME