THE ENDGAME   

I advised the Trump War Room to use the government shut down as a cover to shut down Sponge Bob Mueller and his team. Here’s how they should have: Speaker Paul Ryan’s courageous decision to force Deputy Attorney General Rosenstein to give FBI files in the phony Russia probe to the House Intelligence Committee has…

MUELLER’S GAMBIT

Trump supporters should not get too smug about the Very Special Counsel, because Bob Mueller has already shifted gears from Russia, to harassment, to following the money. Mike Flynn is singing like a bird about Jared Kushner’s financial dealings and potential perjuries during last year’s transition. Mueller’s goal, backed up by his deputy Andrew Weissman’s…

Saving President Trump

Special to Respvblica, by Charlie Finch The news that Bob Mueller has turned General Michael Flynn, by threatening jail for the General’s son, in order to get Flynn to turn President Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner against the President is the first dagger at the heart of a Trump impeachment. The backwards logic, so characteristic of…

Charles Finch: If Trump Won’t Defend Manafort, I will!

In an audio interview with Joe Piscipo, Professor Charles Finch addresses Paul Manafort’s indictment in a new light. “President Trump won’t defend Paul Manafort so I will. As a young man, Manafort was Ronald Regan’s floor manager at the Republican convention and instrumental in Regan’s election. In 1996, Manafort managed senator Bob Dole’s campaign against…

[Exclusive] Has Bob Mueller Flipped?

Charles Finch, for Respvblica The news from NBC last night that Special Counsel Robert Mueller is now investigating Democratic player Tony Podesta’s activity in Russia and the Ukraine indicates that Counsel Mueller has turned his Russian collusion investigation on to the Clintons and the Obama Administration. In case you hadn’t noticed from the public record,…