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If the Mueller report exonerated Trump’s ties to Russia, he’d be tweeting out excerpts joyfully. Instead, the Mueller Report is not being released, Republicans are claiming what it does say, the White House is redacting it, and Barr is sitting on it for weeks, starting to realize that his initial claims will be contradicted when this report comes out one way or another.

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National Emergency

Today Trump declared a national emergency, while acknowledging there was no emergency, in a speech that would evoke the Reichstag Fire if announced by a blabbering idiot. Trump announced his plan to appropriate billions from disaster relief to pay for some of the wall meant to protect us from foreign invaders.

But the real national emergency is that Trump is actually destroying the walls that matter to make it easier for foreign invaders from Russia and elsewhere.

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