And the ‘Don’ IS working to take care of ‘his’ people as he gets ready to leave the Presidency….
Lots of them are out and out crooks….
Trump’s type of people it would seem….
Some people think the President is partially moving to cover his back also…..
Some people over at the Justice Department and the FBI (and others) are NOT happy tonight I’d bet…..I’d count Robert Mueller among them….
Maybe this one of the reasons Bill Barr split?
And the word is Trump is asking for MORE people to pardon by spreading his magic wand*…(getting PAID for this one would think is a separate crime?)
The ones convicted?
Will still have that on their criminal records….
The Federal pardon does NOT take that away….
Some people are also gonna be having state Attorney General investigators knocking on their door’s after all this….
With his time in office nearing its end, Trump pardoned former campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was convicted in 2018 of committing financial fraud and conspiring to obstruct the investigation of his crimes, and he upgraded to a full pardon the sentence commutation he provided earlier to longtime friend Roger Stone.
Trump also pardoned Kushner, the father of Trump son-in-law Jared Kushner, who pleaded guilty in 2004 to having made false statements to the Federal Election Commission, and he subsequently pleaded guilty to witness tampering, and tax evasion stemming from $6 million in political contributions and gifts mischaracterized as business expenses…..
Wednesday’s announcement is unlikely to be the last batch of clemency the president unleashes. Trump has told aides, advisers, allies, lawmakers and others to bring him names for consideration, according to two people who have spoken to him. Like others, they spoke on the condition of anonymity to discuss private conversations.
“He wants to pardon people,” one of these people said. “If you have someone, now is the time.”….