The MSM is all over the story of the Donald Trump Jr. arranged meeting with a Russian attorney who may or may not have strong ties to the Russian government, and that Jr. may or may not have known was even Russian before the meeting. If one was to believe the tenor of the MSM reports they would believe that Donald Jr. knew he was meeting with a Russian spy and colluded with her to damage the Clinton effort, and at the same time provided her with some of America’s greatest secrets such as, and including the ingredients to Colonel Sanders secret fried chicken recipe, all the while that for the past six months they’ve ignored the Politico exclusive about the Clinton campaign’s serious collusion with the government of Ukraine to destroy Trump’s candidacy.
On January 11th Politico reported:
Ukrainian government officials tried to help Hillary Clinton and undermine Trump by publicly questioning his fitness for office. They also disseminated documents implicating a top Trump aide in corruption and suggested they were investigating the matter, only to back away after the election. And they helped Clinton’s allies research damaging information on Trump and his advisers, a Politico investigation found.
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Remember the “scandal” about Paul Manafort’s ties to Ukraine that got him fired from Team Trump? Guess how that got to the Press?
A Ukrainian-American operative who was consulting for the Democratic National Committee met with top officials in the Ukrainian Embassy in Washington in an effort to expose ties between Trump, top campaign aide Paul Manafort and Russia, according to people with direct knowledge of the situation.
The Ukrainian efforts had an impact in the race, helping to force Manafort’s resignation and advancing the narrative that Trump’s campaign was deeply connected to Ukraine’s foe to the east, Russia. But they were far less concerted or centrally directed than Russia’s alleged hacking and dissemination of Democratic emails.
Over and above the Manafort sabotage, Ukrainian government personnel “tried to help Hillary Clinton and undermine Trump by publicly questioning his fitness for office” and “disseminated documents implicating a top Trump aide in corruption and suggested they were investigating the matter, only to back away after the election.” The also helped with the traditional Clinton opposition slanders by aiding friends of Hillary research damaging information on Trump and his advisers…