Mueller/Russia investigation

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by ShelC » Mon Jun 29, 2020 4:45 am

IMO he was likely told about it and blew it off for one reason or another (didn't care, chose to ignore bc of Russia/Putin, didn't think it was worthy of any action) or he maybe wasn't told about it because his advisors felt it would be best to keep that info from him (unlikely but not out of the question given his supposed ties to Russia/Putin). I think I've seen previous reports that advisors have kept info from him because they don't trust him, but I think that would've been reported in this instance just the same.

There's been a pattern tho of him completely ignoring Russian actions or siding with/sucking up to Putin the past 4 years. Not surprising he didn't do anything and has denied any knowledge because that's pretty much been policy for 4 years now.

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by Nodack » Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:09 am

I just assume whatever reason he does or doesn’t do anything is for the wrong reason.

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by Mori Chu » Tue Mar 16, 2021 2:23 pm

The ODNI has just released a reporting finding that Russia, Iran, and China all worked to interfere in the 2020 election to help President Trump and hurt Biden and Democrats. They note that there is not evidence of any of them actively hacking voting machines or changing vote totals.

https://www.businessinsider.com/odni-20 ... ort-2021-3
https://www.dni.gov/files/ODNI/document ... 6MAR21.pdf

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by AmareIsGod » Tue Mar 16, 2021 5:57 pm

Is any of this at all a surprise, especially after the prior election that Trump won that had a heavy reliance on Russia? The only shock I'd have would be somehow finding out they didn't try to mess with that election or this one.

I don't even think In2ition is stupid or naïve enough to think Russia has kept it clean both times and that Trump and the gang weren't bed buddies with them.

I find it ironic and laughable that he and others keep saying Biden didn't win the election and have mountains of evidence that can't be shared or accessed by anyone that there was fraud and Trump won. These same folks love to conveniently forget that Russia tried as hard as they could this time around to shape the outcome and had a huge part in shaping 2016.
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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by Flagrant Fowl » Tue Mar 16, 2021 7:08 pm

This has been going on for centuries, and the US government does its fair share of it as well.

The problem is when politicians solicit the intervention or assistance by foreign governments to aid in winning an election. "Russia, if you're listening..", for example.
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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

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Re: Mueller/Russia investigation

Post by Indy » Tue Mar 16, 2021 10:01 pm

Flagrant Fowl wrote:
Tue Mar 16, 2021 7:08 pm
This has been going on for centuries, and the US government does its fair share of it as well.
very true. and I don't think anyone is saying we don't, or Russia or China or whomever shouldn't be doing it because it is bad. but we (I am directing this at Americans) are literally helping those foreign powers fuck over our country. Willfully. For a modicum of power. It is disgusting.

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