David Stockman offers his take on the end of the Russia investigation. He points out that the Mueller report categorically denies just about every allegation made by President Trump’s opponents, including the surveillance of his campaign based on false information about Carter Page, and the ever-popular “Trump Tower meeting.” Scott and Stockman both worry that too many American democrats have the attitude, “even if Russiagate is made up, anything is justified in bringing Trump down.”
Discussed on the show:
- “No Joy In Never-Trumpville: Mighty Mueller Has Struck Out” (Antiwar.com)
- “PEAK TRUMP, IMPENDING CRISES, ESSENTIAL INFO & ACTION” (Contra Corner)
- Peak Trump: The Undrainable Swamp And The Fantasy Of MAGA
- “Russiagate Skeptics” (Foreign Policy Follies)
- Colour revolution
- “US-Funded Neo-Nazis in Ukraine Mentor US White Supremacists” (Consortiumnews)
- Tulsi Gabbard on Twitter: “Trump/Pence continue to try to hide the truth from their Christian supporters…”
David Stockman is the ultimate Washington insider turned iconoclast. He began his career in Washington as a young man and quickly rose through the ranks of the Republican Party to become the Director of the Office of Management and Budget under President Ronald Reagan. After leaving the White House, Stockman had a 20-year career on Wall Street. He is the author of Trumped!, The Triumph of Politics, and his history of the financial crisis, The Great Deformation: The Corruption of Capitalism in America.
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