Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Two evils


Emails Renew Questions About Clinton Foundation and State Dept. Overlap
(NYT)
WASHINGTON — A new batch of State Department emails released Tuesday showed the close and sometimes overlapping interests between the Clinton Foundation and the State Department when Hillary Clinton served as secretary of state.
     The documents raised new questions about whether the charitable foundation worked to reward its donors with access and influence at the State Department, a charge that Mrs. Clinton has faced in the past and has always denied.
     In one email exchange, for instance, an executive at the Clinton Foundation in 2009 sought to put a billionaire donor in touch with the United States ambassador to Lebanon because of the donor’s interests there.
     In another email, the foundation appeared to push aides to Mrs. Clinton to help find a job for a foundation associate. Her aides indicated that the department was working on the request….
Trump: 'Second Amendment people' could deal with Clinton
(CNN)

   Wilmington, North Carolina (CNN)Donald Trump set off a fierce new controversy Tuesday with remarks about the right to bear arms that were interpreted by many as a threat of violence against Hillary Clinton.
     "Hillary wants to abolish -- essentially abolish the Second Amendment. By the way, if she gets to pick, if she gets to pick her judges, nothing you can do, folks. Although the Second Amendment people, maybe there is, I don't know," Trump said....

6 comments:

Anonymous said...

Since when is this a national election blog? We get enough of this crap in regular news.

Roy Bauer said...

Don't like it? So don't read it. Bye.

Anonymous said...

They have misconstrued Trump's comment, no surprise there.

How about Hillary seating the Orlando terrorist's father (also a radical jihadist) right behind her when she spoke in FL? This is obviously newsworthy but it's being ignored.

Anonymous said...

I'm more worried about Hillary raising Osama bin Laden's love child. More newsworthy information, repressed.

Anonymous said...

I'm more worried about Donald's hair dye making it into our water supply, where is the liberal media when you need them?

Roy Bauer said...

9:43 & 11:12, you make good points.
And welcome back.

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