Flynn and the Anatomy of a Political Narrative

From The White House – May 11, 2020
“The FBI coordinated very closely with the Obama White House on the investigation of Michael Flynn, while the Obama Justice Department was asleep at the switch. That is among the most revealing takeaways from Thursday’s decision by Attorney General Bill Barr to pull the plug on the prosecution of Flynn,” Andrew McCarthy writes in National Review.
 
“You’d almost think the Obama White House and its intelligence apparatus was weaving a political narrative out of . . . nothing.”
 
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Fake news: “NBC News admits it aired deceptively edited clip of Barr on ‘Meet The Press’ with Chuck Todd”

“Barack Obama is a lawyer, so it was stunning to read that he ventured into the Michael Flynn case in a way that misstated the supposed crime and ignored the history of his own Administration in targeting Mr. Flynn. Since the former President chose to offer his legal views when he didn’t need to, we wonder what he’s really worried about,” The Wall Street Journal editorial board writes.

“The U.S. Department of State will begin requiring a ‘clean path’ for all 5G network traffic between U.S. diplomatic facilities and the United States, as U.S. diplomatic facilities overseas move toward adopting 5G-enabled technology.” The goal of this new policy is to ensure untrusted IT vendors, including those from China, are denied access to State Department systems.
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“In many ways, the right to religious liberty stands as the first American freedom, the first freedom listed in the Bill of Rights.” For churches that abide by social distancing guidelines, “civil authorities should allow these gatherings to proceed and let Christians render unto God the things that are God’s,” Mary Vought writes in The Washington Post.

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BREAKING NEWS: SENATE ACQUITS PRESIDENT TRUMP!

Today, House Democrats' sham impeachment ended with the full vindication and exoneration of President Trump by the Senate.
 Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham issued the following statement in part:
 The Senate voted to reject the baseless articles of impeachment, and only the President's political opponents—all Democrats, and one failed Republican presidential candidate—voted for the manufactured impeachment articles.
THE WHITE HOUSE – FEBRUARY 05, 2020

Today, House Democrats’ sham impeachment ended with the full vindication and exoneration of President Trump by the Senate.
 
Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham issued the following statement in part:
 
 
The Senate voted to reject the baseless articles of impeachment, and only the President’s political opponents—all Democrats, and one failed Republican presidential candidate—voted for the manufactured impeachment articles.

In what has now become a consistent tradition for Democrats, this was yet another witch-hunt that deprived the President of his due process rights and was based on a series of lies . . . Throughout this wholly corrupt process, President Trump successfully advanced the interests of the United States and remained focused on the issues that matter to Americans. He spent his time achieving real victories for the people of this country, and the Democrats—once again—have nothing to show for their fraudulent schemes.

 

President Trump’s State of the Union address made his priorities clear: It’s time to put the partisanship in Congress behind us. One of the most important lines from his speech last night reminds our leaders who they’re here to serve. It’s not their donors, it’s not each other, and it’s not the sensationalist corporate media.
 
“Members of Congress: We must never forget that the only victories that matter in Washington are victories that deliver for the American people.”
 
Read Press Secretary Grisham’s full statement.
 
WATCHThe moment the Senate acquitted President Trump

WATCH: ‘The best is yet to come’
Last night’s State of the Union address was unforgettable, as President Trump told the Great American Comeback Story that’s unfolding across our country.  
 
“Jobs are booming, incomes are soaring, poverty is plummeting, crime is falling, confidence is surging, and our country is thriving and highly respected again,” the President said. “America’s enemies are on the run, America’s fortunes are on the rise, and America’s future is blazing bright.”
 
On the issues that matter most to working families, from fixing our broken trade deals to rebuilding our great military, President Trump has kept his promises.
 
Some of the best examples of those results came from the special guests who joined the President and First Lady last night. Here are just a few of their stories:
 Charles McGee, 100 years old and one of the last surviving Tuskegee Airmen, served our country in three wars: World War II, the Korean War, and the Vietnam War. “General McGee, our Nation salutes you,” the President said.
 Amy Williams is a military mother who works full-time while raising two young children. She still finds time to devote countless hours to helping other military families. Last night, President Trump had a surprise: “I am thrilled to inform you that your husband is back from deployment. He is here with us tonight.”
 Tony Rankins is an Army veteran—and a prime example of how the President’s economic policies have life-changing results. Take Opportunity Zones, part of the 2017 tax cuts law: Tony climbed back from homelessness and found a job with a construction company that invests in these distressed communities. “He is now a top tradesman, drug-free, reunited with his family,” President Trump said.
 Carl and Marsha Mueller. Last year, U.S. Special Forces took out the world’s top terrorist, ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. The Muellers tragically lost their daughter Kayla at the hands of this vicious killer. In her honor, the U.S. mission was named Task Force 8-14, a reference to Kayla’s August 14th birthday. In the President’s words: “America’s warriors never forgot Kayla—and neither will we.”
 See the rest of these incredible stories.
 
WATCH: What our flag means to everyday Americans
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