Re: Russian Collusion?
Date: January 11, 2019 11:27PM
Number One Deplorable Wrote:
> HINT: Check the thread title. Russian Collusion.
> How many of those folks went to jail for Russian
Relevance? (See below)
> I didn't claim that Mueller made anything up.
> Yet. The guys going to jail like Cohen and Flynn
> are absolute shitstains and deserve every bad
> thing that happens to them. For fraud. For lying
> to the FBI. For tax evasion.
Right, you didn't, that was "Concord management".
> But not for Russian Collusion. Which was what
> Mueller's two-year old investigation was
> **supposed** to be about. We're still waiting for
> that. After two years. Tick, tock.
Nope, that was the impetus, but read carefully:
20530 ORDER NO. 3915-2017 APPOINTMENT OF SPECIAL COUNSEL TO INVESTIGATE RUSSIAN INTERFERENCE WITH THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION AND RELATED MATTERS
By virtue of the authority vested in me as Acting Attorney General, including 28 U.S.C. §§ 509, 510, and 515, in order to discharge my responsibility to provide supervision and management of the Department of Justice, and to ensure a full and thorough investigation of the Russian government’s efforts to interfere in the 2016 presidential election, I hereby order as follows:
(a) Robert S. Mueller III is appointed to serve as Special Counsel for the United States Department of Justice.
(b) The Special Counsel is authorized to conduct the investigation confirmed by then-FBI Director James 8. Comey in testimony before the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence on March 20, 2017, including:
(i) any links and/or coordination between the Russian government and individuals associated with the campaign of President Donald Trump; and
(ii) any matters that arose or may arise directly from the investigation; and
(iii) any other matters within the scope of 28 C.F.R. § 600.4(a).
(ii) and (iii) are pretty clear...