Obama Appointees Preventing Mattis From Rebuilding The Military, Says Armed Services Chair

Holdovers from the Obama administration in the Pentagon are hampering efforts to fix the military’s major readiness problem, leaving Secretary of Defense James Mattis alone in his efforts to properly equip U.S. forces, according to the chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services.

“I am concerned that … to fix these problems [it] is going to take a lot more money, and yet a lot of the folks who are coming up with the budget to fix them are the same people who have been fighting every step of the way against our efforts to fix these problems,” said Chairman Mac Thornberry during a Capitol Hill press gaggle Thursday.

Thornberry noted that Mattis is “alone” in his attempts to alleviate the readiness problem at the Pentagon. He added that there are some people, including “political appointees and others from the Obama administration,” who have been “trying to deny there was a problem.”

The Vice Joint Chiefs of Staff warned the armed services committee last week that the lack of military readiness across all branches was putting the military’s capabilities at risk. Their reports revealed, among other substantial problems, only three of 58 Army brigade combat teams are ready for combat, while fewer than half of the Air Force’s aging aircraft fleet is ready to fight.



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   LET'S HASTEN OBAMA'S APPOINTEES DEPARTURE !!!!!!

Does anyone here still doubt that BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA and his cronies, which he has plugged in all over this governmental structure, ARE ENEMIES OF THE UNITED STATES,  THE PEOPLE WHO VOTED FOR PRESIDENT TRUMP AND THE REBUILDING OF AMERICAN MILITARY POWER?  These people are TRAITORS and must be treated as such if we are to survive as a strong independent nation. 

Duuuuhhhh. If not, then where has everyone been for the last 10 years ? 

Vacation?

Playin golf?

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A Nobody's 7 Steps to "Peace and Tranquility for All" (or at least on the North American Continent)

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STEP ONE: CLEAN EM OUT

STEP TWO: RE-ESTABLISH THE RULE OF LAW AS IS CURRENTLY STATED IN OUR CODES, UTILIZING ALL DEPTS OF GOVT (and i dont mean witchhunts like the traitors did, but logical, ethical, legal investigations of THEIR illegality)

STEP THREE:  COMPLETE FULL, OFFICIAL FEDERAL ACROSS ALL 50 STATES REVIEW AND RECOUNT OF THIS PAST PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION VOTES. WEED OUT all ILLEGAL VOTES. ( we will be truly amazed at what we find). PROSECUTE ALL ILLEGALITY FOUND.

STEP FOUR: BEGIN PROSECUTING MEDIA THAT BREAKS US LAWS CURRENTLY ON THE BOOKS (TREASON, SEDITION, INCITING OF CIVIL UNREST/VIOLENCE/PROPERTY DAMAGE), ALL THE TIME ENSURING DUE PROCESS AND CONSTITUTIONALITY. This one is important and the lynchpin of ALL the current bullshit. Break this and the current DemoUNCommieNazi humpty dumpty has some major, major issues.

STEP FIVE: PROSECUTE TO THE FULL EXTENT OF THE LAW ALL LAWBREAKERS FROM THE PREVIOUS ADMINISTRATION AND THE SUBSEQUENT PRESIDENTIAL BID

STEP SIX: CLEAN OUT THE UNIVERSITIES/local school districts OF THE ANTI-AMERICAN/

PRO NON/UNAMERICAN  ACTIVISTS/PROPAGANDISTS/INDOCTRINATORS

THAT ARE CHURNING OUT THE WALKING DEAD TO DO THEIR BIDDING.

STEP SEVEN: HAVE A NATIONAL COVENTION ON RACE WITH THE PARTICIPANTS SELECTED AND PROPORTIONED TO THE TRUE DEMOGRAPHIC MAKEUP OF THE NORTH AMERICAN CONTINENT, AND LETS HAVE A TRUE, NO HOLDS BARRED, CIVIL HUMAN CONVERSATION BASED SOLELY ON TRUE STATISTICAL FACTS AND TRUE  U.S AND WORLD HISTORY and not the bullshit being shoved down our throats by the traitors for decades.

If we can move foward from that with a TRUE acceptance of the FACTS and U.S and World History, that's only 7 steps to a true peaceful, prosperous future for American citizens.

If not, then millions will die in the coming decades.

MILLIONS.

Plain and Simple.

THAT, MY FRIENDS, IS TRUE WORLD HISTORY.

Drain the swamp....the fragments of the last horrible nightmare of a regime must be removed

Draining the swamp means that the political appointees of the past administration should be gleaned from the employment lists as one of the first things to be done.  I don't care how good they are, or how much clout they may have, there is always someone else, with loyalty to their employer who will fill the slot with loyalty to the Trump administration.  Slowly, the leaks will stop and governing can begin.

This is politics 101 and if Trump can't figure it out, then we have a bigger mess on our hands than we ever thought.  If it is a Union problem, in getting the swamp drained, kill the Union.  Trump surely has experience there...use it!

Reagan did.  Worked well.

FIRE THEM

OK, who hid the broom? Who turned off the swamp pump, let's get-er done! o is out of the white house now move all his minions out as well!

These people keep plugging up the intake on the swamp pump.  Gotta get the trash out before trying to drain the swamp.

Donald needs to fire every one of them from the at least  the last two regimes Obozo and Bumbling Bush !!.

 Whatever we "DO NOT DO" is let that BOZO "HENRY KISSINGER" even NEAR the TRUMP ADMINISTRATION !!!!!!!  

UNLESS OF COURSE HE IS CALLED BEFORE A FIRING SQUAD !!!!!

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Clinton Donor And Tax Cheat Tied To Russia

“Do as we say, not as we do.”

That seems to be the slogan for Hillary Clinton and her political allies, and it’s especially apt in light of new information about one of Clinton’s largest campaign donors.

While the left is still trying to attack President Trump and his family over unproven business dealings and largely debunked connections to Russia, a new report indicates that it was Hillary Clinton’s team who were doing those exact things.

“Fox News has learned that one of the top donors to the ‘Hillary Victory Fund’ (HVF) in 2016 was a Los Angeles-based attorney who is alleged to have misused company funds to create his own $22 million real estate portfolio,” that outlet reported on Thursday.

“He has also been considered by California to be one of the state’s biggest tax cheats, and allegedly has ties to the (Russian) Kremlin,” Fox continued.

The man’s name is Edgar Sargsyan. His deep pockets greatly benefited Clinton’s campaign, with contributions of at least $250,000 to the Hillary Victory Fund in 2016.

He was also in charge of an elite fundraising dinner to benefit Clinton, where donors paid $100,000 per couple just to attend the ritzy event. But in true Clinton fashion, the money apparently went missing.

Sargsyan is now “being sued by his former company for allegedly diverting those funds to start his own real estate company,” according to Fox.

Now, people are asking hard questions about Clinton’s buddy Sargsyan, including whether his contributions were part of a pay-to-play scheme and if he had shady connections to foreign governments.

“Nobody gave to the Hillary Victory Fund out of the goodness of their heart or some generalized desire to help 33 random state parties,” pointed out attorney Dan Backer from the Committee to Defend the President.

“They did so to buy access and curry influence — something the Clintons have been selling for nearly three decades in and out of government,” he continued.

Trying to buy political influence is sadly common, especially when it comes to the Clintons. What is raising more red flags than normal, however, is the evidence that Sargsyan is no run-of-the-mill campaign donor.

“The really scary question is, what did this particular donor with this strange web of connections hope to buy for his quarter-million dollars?” Backer asked Fox News.

That web of connections is strange indeed.

The Committee to Defend the President is now alleging that SBK, a major Sargsyan-linked company “is an investment firm that is affiliated with United Arab Emirates president, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed al-Nahyan, and its international affiliate has business interests in Russia,” according to Fox.

“Among its dealings was a bid to finance $850 million for a major bridge project to connect Crimea with Russia,” the group claims.

“He worked for SBK, and SBK appears to have bid on some Crimean/Russian bridge project,” Backer said. “That’s usually an indicator of political favor and connections.”

It raises several chilling questions: Was Sargsyan paying a quarter million dollars to Clinton for political favors, and — more disturbingly — was that money actually from sources in Russia in order to smooth the way for its construction plans?

Nobody knows for sure. What is clear, however, is that there is a pattern of dirty money surrounding the Clintons, with the “Uranium One” and “Clinton Foundation” scandals just two of the most well-known examples.

“It reinforces how fast and loose the Clinton machine was when it came to ‘Hoovering up’ these megadonor checks, not just from questionable Hollywood and Wall Street elites but potentially from foreign influence peddlers using who knows what money,” Backer told Fox News.

“It reinforces the need to take a long hard look at not just the unlawful money laundering process, but the way in which they were solicited as well,” he continued. “The Clintons have never shown a great deal of concern for whomever it was cutting the checks — whether it’s foreign influence peddlers or Hollywood smut peddlers like Harvey Weinstein.”

If those claims are even partially true, then America dodged a bullet in November of 2016 — and it’s worth keeping the pile of foreign-connected Clinton scandals in mind the next time the left tries desperately to tie Donald Trump to Russia. Perhaps they should look in the mirror.

SLAVEHOLDER??

Washington Post Compares
Jeff Sessions To Slaveholder’

The Washington Post compared Attorney General Jeff Sessions to “slaveholders” after he quoted the Bible on Thursday while discussing his department’s policy of prosecuting all illegal immigrants who cross the border.

Sessions made the statement during a speech to law enforcement officers in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

WaPo ran a story entitled “Sessions cites Bible passage used to defend slavery in defense of separating immigrant families” by general assignment editor Keith McMillan and religion reporter Julie Zauzmer on Friday.

Rather than detailing the statistics Sessions cited in the speech that explain the immigration policy, the story quoted John Fea, a history professor at Messiah College in Pennsylvania.

“This is the same argument that Southern slaveholders and the advocates of a Southern way of life made,” Fea said.

Sessions spent much of the speech discussing the numbers behind current immigration policy, including separating families at the Southwest border.

“I would cite you to the Apostle Paul and his clear and wise command in Romans 13, to obey the laws of the government because God has ordained the government for his purposes,” Sessions said.

“Orderly and lawful processes are good in themselves. Consistent and fair application of the law is in itself a good and moral thing, and that protects the weak and protects the lawful.”

“The previous administration wouldn’t prosecute aliens if they came with children,” Sessions said.

“It was de-facto open borders if you came with children. The results were unsurprising. More and more illegal aliens started showing up at the border with children.”

Sessions laid out the numbers in the speech.

“In 2013, fewer than 15,000 family units were apprehended crossing our border illegally between ports of entry in dangerous areas of the country,” he said.

“Five years later, it was more than 75,000, a five-fold increase in five years. It didn’t even have to be their child that was brought, it could be anyone. You can imagine that this created a lot of danger.”

The U.S. has the “opportunity” to fix its broken immigration system now, Sessions said.

“I believe that’s it’s moral, right, just and decent that we have a lawful system of immigration,” he said. “The American people have been asking for it.”

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