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Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:20 AM

Apparently Australia is not an innocent party in the Trump posse's attempt to discredit the Mueller

investigation. Looks like they were offering help starting in May. Read their letter to Billy Barr in this Mother Jones article.

https://www.motherjones.com/politics/2019/09/australia-trump-ukraine-downer-papadopoulos/

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Reply Apparently Australia is not an innocent party in the Trump posse's attempt to discredit the Mueller (Original post)
Cousin Dupree Oct 2019 OP
hlthe2b Oct 2019 #1
Thyla Oct 2019 #3
Cousin Dupree Oct 2019 #5
hlthe2b Oct 2019 #6
BSdetect Oct 2019 #2
Bernardo de La Paz Oct 2019 #4
Captain Zero Oct 2019 #8
MagickMuffin Oct 2019 #7

Response to Cousin Dupree (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:29 AM

1. Anyone know how this is playing in Australia?

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Response to hlthe2b (Reply #1)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:38 AM

5. From the few news Australian news sources I looked at, two things:

It’s not at the top of the news.
Morrison doesn’t want to talk about this. He’d like the whole thing to go away REAL FAST.

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Response to Cousin Dupree (Reply #5)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:40 AM

6. I'm sure he does. Unless he's insane, he can't be happy that this has gotten out.

He WILL have to work with Democrats in this country at some point, whether Congress or in the Presidency (or hopefully ALL) soon.

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Response to Cousin Dupree (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:35 AM

2. Probably lead to someone resigning fast.

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Response to Cousin Dupree (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:37 AM

4. Aussies may be playing tRump. "Yes, we'll help you Mr. tRump." "Hey Charlie, slow walk this one."


Or they might have said yes we'll help and then proceed to deliver evidence that demolishes the RW nutjob theories about how the Russia inquiry started.

Hey, they got an official state visit out of it.

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Response to Bernardo de La Paz (Reply #4)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:54 AM

8. Hoping for this

but what did Trump Inc. threaten to with hold from them?

Maybe they wanted it real bad. And Trump Inc is very up front that they want the evidence cooked to finger Ukraine and Hillary Clinton, and Democrats.

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Response to Cousin Dupree (Original post)

Tue Oct 1, 2019, 09:53 AM

7. The letter to Barr from the Australian Ambassador Joe Hockey's May 2019


has Mulvaney's name was cc'd.

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