Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Trump Jr. Was 'Collusion Curious,' But Where's the Outrage About Hillary's Ukraine Collusion?

PJ Media ^ | 07-11-2017 | Michael van der Galien 

Donald Trump Jr. has clearly created some trouble for himself by tweeting the email exchange about a meeting with a Kremlin-linked attorney. Any half-decent lawyer could've told him to keep such information to himself lest he give his critics ammunition. Clearly, Junior's lawyer is either horrendous or Trump Jr. just ignores him.
Having said that, these emails and the new information published by the New York Times still contain no evidence of actual collusion, let alone of treason. As the NYT explains (yes, really):
"The precise nature of the promised damaging information about Mrs. Clinton is unclear, and there is no evidence to suggest that it was related to Russian-government computer hacking that led to the release of thousands of Democratic National Committee emails."
Liberal hacks, please keep eating that nothing-burger. It must taste delicious.
Having said that, although it must be fun to speculate about possible collusion between Team Trump and Russia, it's fascinating that not one major newspaper seems to be interested in the story of Hillary Clinton's actual collusion with a foreign government.
"Politico‘s Kenneth Vogel and David Stern reported in early January that the DNC contacted officials from the Ukrainian government for their own oppo research efforts. These contacts did not involve cut-outs, as Veselnitskaya may or may not have been, but did directly assist in searching for damaging information that could be used in the election."
Oh, yes...
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