Again, another Prez Trump venture from the most powerful bully pulpit the world has ever witnessed resonates for every walk of life and might or might not contradict the "nation of laws" rhetoric politicos enjoy throwing around for the imagined benefit of the powerless plebs.
Moreover and because we think our blog community deserves to be entertained . . .
WOULD ANYONE DARE TO EXPLIAN HOW PREZ TRUMP STANDING UP FOR SOME POLITICAL HACK THUG LIKE ROGER STONE HELPS THE AMERICAN PUBLIC?!??!
TKC loves tap dancing and would enjoy watching anybody try to spin this defense of a dude convicted of federal witness tampering & more . . . Seriously, we've got an open mind on this one but it's not out of line to say that this isn't a good look right out of the gate and whilst the Prez has MILLIONS of fans . . . Even the most diehard mainstream Conservative won't tolerate being within smelling distance of Roger Stone.
TO BE FAIR, tried to find links from "many sides" of the debate and we're also sharing some of the Prez's greatest hits reported from friendly news outlets but the vast majority of the right-wing seems to be politely ignoring this one whilst Democratic Party loyalists unleash their typical impotent outrage . . .
Prez Trump Pushes Limits
By bulldozing into Roger Stone's sentencing, Donald Trump sparked a mutiny by four career prosecutors, raised fears about the impartial administration of justice and showed how his impeachment acquittal unchained an already rampant presidency.
DOJ Double Take
subscribe to The NPR Politics Podcast podcast The Justice Department plans to revise its recommendations for sentencing in the case of political consultant Roger Stone following a tweet about it by President Trump on Tuesday. Officials at the Justice Department's headquarters in Washington were "shocked" when they saw on Monday night that the U.S.
Rachel Maddow Is MAD!!!
Rachel Maddow reports on the DOJ overruling of the front line prosecutors in the Roger Stone case after a complaint by Donald Trump that led to the prosecutors quitting the case in what is seen as political influence by way of Bill Barr.
New Project For Speaker Nancy
House Speaker (D-Calif) in a tweet Tuesday night accused of engaging in "political interference in the sentencing of , " and called for an investigation into the Department of Justice (DOJ). Pelosi also commended the four prosecutors who quit Stone's case Tuesday after the DOJ asked for a lighter sentence than what they had recommended.
Prez Trump Tweet Storm Cont'd
President Trump sounded off on Twitter on the four Justice Department (DOJ) attorneys who quit the Roger Stone case on Tuesday and accused them of cutting and running for political reasons. Trump asked if the lawyers were loyal to former special counsel Robert Mueller and said Stone's case was the offshoot of an illegal investigation.
And Now A Word From Hillary
Hillary Clinton compares Trump to a 'fascist' after he lashed out at a federal judge on Twitter over Roger Stone's case
Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is engaged in a war of words with President Donald Trump on Twitter over the sentencing of his longtime ally Roger Stone. Federal prosecutors recommended a seven to nine-year sentence for Stone on Monday, which Trump derided on Twitter as "a horrible and very unfair situation."
Yet so far, Democrats are offering an unsettled array of responses that a post-impeachment Congress can take to rein in Trump or highlight alleged transgressions by the president. Some are calling for new investigations and attempts at traditional congressional oversight. Others are suggesting that Democrats could withhold appropriations from key agencies to get answers to their investigative inquiries.
Hot Talk Overview
A CNN panel that featured former Midwest governors Jennifer Granholm and John Kasich tore into President Donald Trump for his transparently crude attempts at pressuring the Justice Department into reducing the sentence of his longtime confidante and now convicted felon, Roger Stone.
GOP Pushed Back
Republican senators shredded after Trump team strong-arms prosecutors on Stone: 'You made this possible'
It has been one of the worst days for the Justice Department in history, one CNN commentator said, as prosecutors in the Roger Stone case lined up to resign from the case. The move came after being undermined by Attorney General Bill Barr and President Donald Trump.
Probably, Hopefully Not
On Tuesday, four federal prosecutors withdrew from a high-profile case, and one resigned his position, after senior Justice Department officials overruled them and recommended that Roger Stone-a longtime friend and former campaign adviser of President Trump's-receive a lesser prison sentence.
AG Takes Over
Trump congratulates Barr on 'taking charge' of Roger Stone case, says it 'was totally out of control'
President Trump offered "congratulations" to Attorney General Bill Barr after the Justice Department submitted an amended filing in Roger Stone's criminal case seeking a lighter sentence for the former Trump campaign adviser than prosecutors first recommended -- a move that comes as Democrats accuse the White House of politicizing the DOJ and career prosecutors are withdrawing from the case in apparent protest.
PREZ TRUMP NOW TAKES ON FEDERAL JUDGE!!!
Over the past 24 hours, President Donald Trump has been gleefully piling on the aftermath of the Justice Department's astonishing reversal of federal prosecutors' recommended prison sentence of Roger Stone.
Developing . . .