Day 497 (May 31, 2018)
In today’s issue: Trump Pardons Conservative Commentator
Trump took advantage of the presidential privilege to pardon and pardoned Dinesh D’Souza today. D’Souza was a conservative political commentator who pleaded guilty for illegal campaign donations.
WASHINGTON - President Trump said he planned to issue a pardon on Thursday to Dinesh D'Souza, a conservative author…www.nytimes.com
Many are interpreting this complete exploitation of privilege as Trump flexing his muscles and telling the world he will pardon individuals who are loyal to him.
And to make matters worse, Trump is now floating the idea of pardoning Apprentice alums.
Trump’s disrespect of the law and justice is nothing new, but pardoning D’Souza is a clear sign that Trump will take whatever action necessary to obstruct the Mueller probe and protect himself. He must go!