90 Miles From Tyranny : Adam Schiff is panicking about criminal investigation led by federal prosecutor

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Adam Schiff is panicking about criminal investigation led by federal prosecutor

How Attorney General William Barr may yet unleash the power of the Justice Department has House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff unnerved.

The California Democrat invoked U.S. Attorney John Durham, who is conducting a criminal inquiry of the federal Russia investigation, as he discussed his dread that "more serious abuse" of federal law enforcement will happen in the coming days.

"One of the concerns I have with Bill Barr is that the worst is yet to come. I mean, he's got a terrible, destructive track record as it is, and it may get worse in the coming days," Schiff said in a recent episode of the Talking Feds podcast. "But what we have seen largely is Barr's intervention to protect the president."

As examples, Schiff mentioned Barr's rollout of special counsel Robert Mueller's report and "intervention" in cases spun off from the Russia investigation to "help Trump cronies" such as Roger Stone and former national security adviser Michael Flynn.

"What we have not yet had full visibility on is not Barr's use of the shield to protect corruption writ large of his boss, Donald Trump, but the sword," Schiff continued. "How he may be using the power of the Justice Department through Durham or others to go after the president's enemies. And in many respects, that is a far greater, more serious abuse of the power of the Justice Department than his use of the shield."

It's a well-worn line of criticism for Schiff, who has complained since last year that the Justice Department has kept the Democratic-led House in the dark about its inquiries into whether there was inappropriate "spying" on Trump's 2016 campaign and...

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Anonymous said...

Squeeeeeaaaaal you little piggy!!!!

Justin_O_Guy said...

How can anyone conjure such lies, twisting truth into something unrecognizable,, and their head not explode? Everyone not in a trance KNOWS the Russian crap was lies built on money from Hillary and the DNC..
Not sayin I love Barr,, since he was the guy who protected the Ruby Ridge snipers from prison..

SimonJester said...

Wake me when something actually happens.

WDS said...

Bill Barr to issue scathing soundbite #264 in 3...2...1