Deep State shill Robert Mueller has loaded up his legal staff with Clinton donors and is now expanding his investigation into the lame Trump-Russian conspiracy to include all of Trump’s business dealings.
To me, this is so obviously the fatal blow to the Trump presidency that I can’t see a way forward for Trump to remain in office much longer. Trump is basically an honest guy, but he’s probably cut corners here and there, as well as partnered with some shady characters now and then.
First things first. Let’s get a feel for the general direction that things are moving.
Bloomberg News is reporting that the Russia investigation led by special counsel Robert Mueller is zeroing in on President Donald Trump’s business transactions.
The report quoted an anonymous source as saying that Trump’s financial ties to Russia are the focus: “FBI investigators and others are looking at Russian purchases of apartments in Trump buildings, Trump’s involvement in a controversial SoHo development with Russian associates, the 2013 Miss Universe pageant in Moscow and Trump’s sale of a Florida mansion to a Russian oligarch in 2008.” The Washington Post has not independently confirmed Bloomberg’s report.
Somebody is basically daring Trump to try to fire Mueller.
Just a day before the Bloomberg report, in an interview with the New York Times, Trump said this is precisely the thing that for him would cross a “red line” with Mueller. The Times reporters repeatedly asked what would constitute Mueller going too far, and eventually Trump agreed that probing his business and his family’s financial dealings would be a “violation.”
It has previously been reported that the Russia investigation has focused on the business dealings of Trump’s son-in-law and top adviser, Jared Kushner, but this appears to be the first indication that Trump’s own finances are under scrutiny.
In the Times interview, Trump didn’t quite say he would try to fire Mueller for such a thing, but he sure hinted at it. Here’s the transcript: