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Manafort Sentenced! Will Spend Years Behind Bars

Manafort will be spending some time behind bars, but does this officially mean that Mueller is off the trail of Russian collusion?

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When this whole #RussiaGate mess began, the nation was concerned; not for the possibility that Donald Trump would be outed as a Putin-puppet, but for the likelihood that Robert Mueller would have carte blanche to dig up dirt on the President.

Of course, this would be revenge for the hacking of Hillary Clinton campaign emails back in 2016 that inexorably altered the presidential election after having shown the Clinton team rigging the democratic primary.

So, as Robert Mueller was set off on his wild goose chase, he began, presumably, to look for evidence of collusion between the Trump campaign and the Russian government.  After all, that was his stated task.

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Now, nearly two years later, Mueller has been successful in garnering a few indictments of fringe characters in Donald Trump’s inner circle…none of which appear to have been connected to a Russian collusion plot.

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Paul Manafort is a man on the sentencing end of one of Mueller’s wide ranging probes, and will now be facing years in the clink for his crimes.

Paul Manafort’s prison sentence was upped to seven-and-a-half years on Wednesday morning, bringing an end to Robert Mueller’s most public legal battle and capping a spectacular fall for the globe-trotting GOP consultant and former chairman of the Trump campaign.

It’s the longest sentence by far for anyone ensnared in Mueller’s nearly two-year-old probe. Manafort’s punishment reached its final length after U.S. District Court Judge Amy Berman Jackson on Wednesday gave Manafort an additional 43 months in prison for a series of lobbying and witness tampering crimes he pleaded guilty to last fall. Manafort also must serve nearly four years for his conviction in a jury trial for financial fraud crimes in Virginia.

Critics of Robert Mueller’s wide-berth will only be further incensed by the verdict, as the rest of the nation awaits the final Mueller report.

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Big Court Win Involving Ballot Evidence Could Potentially Swing Nevada to Trump (Details)

YUGE!

John Salvatore

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The Trump team (and America, in general) scored a big win on Wednesday. Ultimately, Nevada could potentially swing back toward President Trump if all goes according to plan. Now, the lawyers just have to provide the evidence. Here’s the deal, via Washington Examiner: In its first court victory, a Nevada judge has agreed to let the Trump campaign present its evidence that fraud and illegalities plagued the state’s election, enough to reverse Joe Biden’s win and set an example for other state challenges. According to Trump officials, the judge set a Dec. 3 hearing date and is allowing 15 depositions. What’s more, the campaign plans to present its evidence that could result in the rejection of tens of thousands of mail-in ballots in Democratic Clark County where Biden ballots outnumbered Trump ballots by 91,000 in unofficial results. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MarkMeadows/status/1331427949342568448?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331427949342568448%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.washingtonexaminer.com%2Fwashington-secrets%2Fhuge-court-win-lets-trump-present-ballot-evidence-could-overturn-nevada-result WATCH: https://twitter.com/mschlapp/status/1331435086936494081?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331435086936494081%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.washingtonexaminer.com%2Fwashington-secrets%2Fhuge-court-win-lets-trump-present-ballot-evidence-could-overturn-nevada-result Stay tuned for more on Nevada in the near future!

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Democrat Denver Mayor Leaving Town for Thanksgiving, But Told Residents to Stay Put

They keep getting caught!

John Salvatore

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Pelosi. Newsom. Phil Murphy. All have been caught doing things during the pandemic that they’ve cautioned the public against doing. That would be called hypocrisy – do as I say, not as I do. Now, another far-left radical has been busted in the act. It’s as if these libs think they won’t get caught. From The Daily Wire: Denver Mayor Michael Hancock (D) apologized and asked for the public’s forgiveness on Wednesday evening after it was revealed that he was traveling for the Thanksgiving holiday despite his own Twitter account cautioning against travel “if you can” earlier in the day. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331624516267589634?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1331624516267589634%7Ctwgr%5E%7Ctwcon%5Es1_&ref_url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.dailywire.com%2Fnews%2Fdenver-mayor-who-discouraged-thanksgiving-travel-acknowledges-flying-asks-forgiveness-decision-borne-of-my-heart In a statement Wednesday evening, Hancock acknowledged urging “everyone to stay home and avoid unnecessary travel,” but also acknowledged that he himself was, in fact, traveling for the holidays to visit his wife and daughter in Mississippi. LOOK: https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738311317094401 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738312080465922 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738312889966592 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738313699454976 https://twitter.com/MayorHancock/status/1331738314542485504

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