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  • Originally posted by HawkeyeDJ View Post

    They say this, and just like you, they cite no examples. Give us the names of the nominees with no trial experience that the ABA has recommended for the federal bench. Give us the goddamned names!

    "Falling back on totally irrelevant times is a favorite ploy of Liberals..." says the guy who will tell you that it was conservative republicans who were the biggest advocates of Lyndon Johnson's Civil Rights Act. Who will crow that it was a republican, Lincoln, who freed the slaves.

    When the court ruled that money is speech, that we the people have no right to prevent millionaires and billionaires from buying elections, were they right? Was that based on the constitution?

    "His decision was based on politics, not the Constitution. " Which drives home my point. When you agree with the decision, it's based on the Constitution. When you disagree, it's politics.

    And you didn't answer my question. Are you in favor of Trump arresting judges who rule against him on immigration on the basis that their decision is 'pro-terrorist' as allowed under the Patriot Act and other national security laws?
    If Trump said the constitution is old and out dated. Jerod writing a new one right now and it's going to be grrreat!. OMMD would be all for it.

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    • In his quest to get the best people Trump has outdone himself once again . He has nominated a man rated by the bar association unqualified. Throw in all the unqualified people in the administration with people like Mike Pence and Jeff Sessions who demonstrate not s shred of integrity evidenced by their willingness to lie about Russia.https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/11/u...ge-senate.html

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      • Originally posted by redrover View Post
        In his quest to get the best people Trump has outdone himself once again . He has nominated a man rated by the bar association unqualified. Throw in all the unqualified people in the administration with people like Mike Pence and Jeff Sessions who demonstrate not s shred of integrity evidenced by their willingness to lie about Russia.https://www.nytimes.com/2017/11/11/u...ge-senate.html
        Oh no! You mean sessions and pence both sold out to russia and colluded with them, and then lied about it!!! Well, first you need to prove they colluded, which so far no one can do. So, if they lied about not colluding, and they didn't lie, for they did not collude, then they didn't lie. lol I know, the logic of this cannot be grasped by a hillary supporter. But, I did try. lol

        Is the bar association a liberal organization? Or is it equally con and lib? These days, that would matter quite a bit. Perhaps next he will nominate a dog catcher for a SC justice? For if you understand the canine, you understand constitutional law?

        So, who advised trump to nominate this dude for a federal judgeship? Or did he not talk to anyone at all, in choosing him? So, is it a requirment to have been a judge prior? If so, how did we get our first judges? Or do you have to have a job where you know federal law, and that is the major requirement needed? Just asking, for I do not know and am too lazy to look it up. So, you are the expert here, which is why I ask, most humbly. Question is can you put trust in a hillary dem? lol

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        • Originally posted by Blue Doggy View Post

          Oh no! You mean sessions and pence both sold out to russia and colluded with them, and then lied about it!!! Well, first you need to prove they colluded, which so far no one can do. So, if they lied about not colluding, and they didn't lie, for they did not collude, then they didn't lie. lol I know, the logic of this cannot be grasped by a hillary supporter. But, I did try. lol

          Is the bar association a liberal organization? Or is it equally con and lib? These days, that would matter quite a bit. Perhaps next he will nominate a dog catcher for a SC justice? For if you understand the canine, you understand constitutional law?

          So, who advised trump to nominate this dude for a federal judgeship? Or did he not talk to anyone at all, in choosing him? So, is it a requirment to have been a judge prior? If so, how did we get our first judges? Or do you have to have a job where you know federal law, and that is the major requirement needed? Just asking, for I do not know and am too lazy to look it up. So, you are the expert here, which is why I ask, most humbly. Question is can you put trust in a hillary dem? lol
          I think the guy had some relationship to one of Trump's lawyers. Legal experience doesn't really matter because federal judges are political positions now anyway.

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          • Originally posted by OldmanDan View Post

            I think the guy had some relationship to one of Trump's lawyers. Legal experience doesn't really matter because federal judges are political positions now anyway.
            Not being recommended by the bar association is no roadblock in the age of Trump. All you have to do is pledge your loyalty to him and decide cases the way he wants the decided.So much for an independent judiciary. The system that Trump is a laughing stock. Hitler Stalin anyone?
            ??

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            • Originally posted by OldmanDan View Post

              I think the guy had some relationship to one of Trump's lawyers. Legal experience doesn't really matter because federal judges are political positions now anyway.
              Oh yeah, turns out Talley is married to the White House counsel's chief of staff. He neglected to mention that on forms he submitted to the senate judicial review committee. Oh well, no harm, no foul. Every other president has made it a habit of nominating candidates that have virtually no legal experience whatsoever. Isn't that right, Old Man? I think you were going to give us some examples of that, weren't you? How's that coming along?

              Trump is far more diligent than any past president when it comes to nominating U.S. attorneys general, too. Even though Trump has no legal training and doesn't know anything about how to evaluate the competency of any candidate, he nevertheless is personally evaluating and interviewing candidates for at least some of the U.S. attorney general positions that he vacated shortly after taking office. Apparently, he is particularly interested in the AG for the Southern District of New York. He wants that guy to be particularly 'qualified' because of Trump's real estate holdings in the city.

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              • Originally posted by Blue Doggy View Post

                Oh no! You mean sessions and pence both sold out to russia and colluded with them, and then lied about it!!!
                Actually, Sessions was asked if he knew if anyone had met with Russians during the campaign and he originally testified 'no.' When this lie was exposed, he claimed he thought the committee meant was there an ongoing series of meetings with Russians to discuss ways for the Russians to improperly influence the the outcome of the election, and in that context, he answered truthfully, because he had not personally participated in most of those meetings. As it it turns out there are over a dozen people associated with the Trump campaign who had contacts with Russians and conveniently 'forgot' along with the AG. Now that one has pleaded guilty, the house of cards may well begin falling. It all depends on what Mueller has.

                Now that the AG has regained at least parts of his memory since the Papadopoulos guilty plea, it raises additional questions as to what the president knew and when he knew it.

                Lying under oath in the U.S. Senate is, by definition, perjury. Whether anyone will pursue this is another question.

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                • Originally posted by HawkeyeDJ View Post

                  Actually, Sessions was asked if he knew if anyone had met with Russians during the campaign and he originally testified 'no.' When this lie was exposed, he claimed he thought the committee meant was there an ongoing series of meetings with Russians to discuss ways for the Russians to improperly influence the the outcome of the election, and in that context, he answered truthfully, because he had not personally participated in most of those meetings. As it it turns out there are over a dozen people associated with the Trump campaign who had contacts with Russians and conveniently 'forgot' along with the AG. Now that one has pleaded guilty, the house of cards may well begin falling. It all depends on what Mueller has.

                  Now that the AG has regained at least parts of his memory since the Papadopoulos guilty plea, it raises additional questions as to what the president knew and when he knew it.

                  Lying under oath in the U.S. Senate is, by definition, perjury. Whether anyone will pursue this is another question.
                  Jeff Session is not the guy you want on your Trivial Pusuit tea. Ah I don't recall.HE's either he is a liar or he has Alzheimer's..

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                  • Originally posted by HawkeyeDJ View Post

                    Actually, Sessions was asked if he knew if anyone had met with Russians during the campaign and he originally testified 'no.' When this lie was exposed, he claimed he thought the committee meant was there an ongoing series of meetings with Russians to discuss ways for the Russians to improperly influence the the outcome of the election, and in that context, he answered truthfully, because he had not personally participated in most of those meetings. As it it turns out there are over a dozen people associated with the Trump campaign who had contacts with Russians and conveniently 'forgot' along with the AG. Now that one has pleaded guilty, the house of cards may well begin falling. It all depends on what Mueller has.

                    Now that the AG has regained at least parts of his memory since the Papadopoulos guilty plea, it raises additional questions as to what the president knew and when he knew it.

                    Lying under oath in the U.S. Senate is, by definition, perjury. Whether anyone will pursue this is another question.

                    Sessions did not lie. And he made it clear in brought back the context which people like Franken were ignoring. When he answered the questions about contact with russia, he was from the outset speaking about taking to russians in regards to the campaign. For he has spoken with russians over the years as a part of his job. And he assumed the questions about talking to the russians only involved talk about the campaign, which he never discussed with them. And that is what he should have assumed, given he has talked to russians over the years. It was some of the dems who tried to say he was lying, when he never changed his position at all. Of course, if you can show me where he lied in front of the hearing, do it. And yet I watched most of it, and what you are contending never happened, that he got caught in a lie about talking to russians about the campaign, which would intimate some kind of collusion to beat hillary.

                    Sessions is one of only a few politicians who do not lie as a matter of habit. He has no record of ever lying, and yet, his very clean record has suddenly been forgotten because politics is driving it. One of the most honest men in DC is now accused of lying, by these partisan politically driven democrats. And yet, there is no evidence he has lied at all. lol None.

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                    • Originally posted by Blue Doggy View Post


                      Sessions did not lie. And he made it clear in brought back the context which people like Franken were ignoring. When he answered the questions about contact with russia, he was from the outset speaking about taking to russians in regards to the campaign. For he has spoken with russians over the years as a part of his job. And he assumed the questions about talking to the russians only involved talk about the campaign, which he never discussed with them. And that is what he should have assumed, given he has talked to russians over the years. It was some of the dems who tried to say he was lying, when he never changed his position at all. Of course, if you can show me where he lied in front of the hearing, do it. And yet I watched most of it, and what you are contending never happened, that he got caught in a lie about talking to russians about the campaign, which would intimate some kind of collusion to beat hillary.

                      Sessions is one of only a few politicians who do not lie as a matter of habit. He has no record of ever lying, and yet, his very clean record has suddenly been forgotten because politics is driving it. One of the most honest men in DC is now accused of lying, by these partisan politically driven democrats. And yet, there is no evidence he has lied at all. lol None.
                      Oh we forgot he was answering questions using alternative fact. No I don't know of anyone in the campaign had contact with Russia. Lock him up.

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