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Richard W. Painter @RWPUSA Mendota Heights MN

Law Professor. Former chief White House ethics lawyer 2005-07. Independent. Host of Politics Podcast https://t.co/ILGWtVpWFY, Views expressed are my own. IM🍑

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@honestly_spkn These people don’t love their country. They sold out to Russia because they love their own whiteness.Hey ⁦@TuckerCarlson⁩ “Identity politics” is the term used to describe what you and Stephen Miller are doing, not th… https://t.co/adhdLeV65F @DTweeterburn @realDonaldTrump Calling fact based complaints about illegal discrimination identity politics is a st… https://t.co/dB7PaTXsQ9Gerrymandering. The political art of disenfranchisement. A Win for Gerrymandering https://t.co/zCMhKWbe1F @jsweeneys Identity politics is using race to win elections— race baiting. Civil rights is upholding the values of our Country for all.White identity politics, mass communication and political manipulation. This is how fascism begins. Stephen Miller… https://t.co/EbPfLD3z62Americans are sick of identity politics - particularly from Team Trump. Miller and Trump both need to go. After St… https://t.co/tlHWHVKbBmNew York City’s most infamous con man figured this out. Can the Democrats? Daily chart - Poorly educated voters ho… https://t.co/8cVzfqbcRoTwo thirds of the senate can give the White House a good flush. Trump's toilet claim: Americans need to flush '10… https://t.co/D5vDWdW4Pe @NatlSecCnslrs @realDonaldTrump No it doesn’t.. Someone just has to have the courage to bring in the judge. @avardwilson @realDonaldTrump Yup.My favorite is a male professor who says the promotion process is so “sacred” that he doesn’t have to discuss what… https://t.co/QMujlHQdtX
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterMy favorite is a male professor who says the promotion process is so “sacred” that he doesn’t have to discuss what… https://t.co/QMujlHQdtXNo I don’t represent Dr. Freyd.. I don’t even know her. But the facts in this case are awful. And I know of other c… https://t.co/qDw4uBR3u7Sick and tired of the deceitful way universities handle promotion and compensation decisions for women faculty memb… https://t.co/wzxn2RyUlt“Two leaders, one destiny.” What a load of bull from ⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩ and Chairman Kim. https://t.co/mmZEDwzmq4So long as he heaps praise on ⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩ and trashes ⁦@JoeBiden⁩, Chairman Kim can have as many nukes as he… https://t.co/kv5M07mn7Y.@tribelaw has it 100% right. Ukraine is part of a pattern—@realDonaldTrump’s narcissistic compulsion to put his in… https://t.co/L8MiUbsnc2
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterOh, okay, then. No need for a neuropsych/dementia workup at all. This all makes perfect sense in context. We se… https://t.co/8iTEfPCSUn
Retweeted by Richard W. Painter.@AriMelber reports on how Rudy Giuliani's trip to Ukraine could expose him to allegations of witness tampering, an… https://t.co/dD5Z3wWVit
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterAlso called normalization of moral corruption. Barr leads the way. https://t.co/VxZ08B7doA
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterCensorship of critics of Trump by the State Dept- in this case someone who has worked with the State Dept for years… https://t.co/J13XhGXKEz
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterSo Muhammad makes the top 10 boy baby names but Donald does not? Welcome to America ⁦@realDonaldTrump⁩. Muhammad m… https://t.co/esWMdusNCn
12/8
2019
How does Russia friendly Glencore get permits to open the PolyMet sulfide mine in the Lake Superior watershed with… https://t.co/HvG3FWPYmK @DesantiMike It’s worse. Too many victims in academia are afraid to sue. That’s going to have to change.Deflection. Just like when they tried to turn the Russia investigation against ⁦@BarackObama⁩. Complete bull——. https://t.co/ejB13JOFyC @RWPUSA @Pontifex @realDonaldTrump @NDLaw @HackettCongress A picture is worth 1000 words.... https://t.co/hBBFM0ugS6
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterThe Trumpers are furious. There’s a Christian named Francis in the Vatican reading radical literature attributed t… https://t.co/NMqbCQSOeGIf @Pontifex ex-communicates anyone it should be Bill Barr and those who justify the cruel treatment of immigrants… https://t.co/Ful1iCRa3H
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterIf @Pontifex ex-communicates anyone it should be Bill Barr and those who justify the cruel treatment of immigrants… https://t.co/Ful1iCRa3HThis “bad hombre” from Latin America has a message for the fake “Catholics” who support the wall and immigration po… https://t.co/Lpc4UwhEzjPlayboy model Karen McDougal sues Fox News for defamation over alleged Trump affair https://t.co/ACphKFDnxV via @nbcnewsWhy care about the Trump impeachment? Your right to vote in free elections is at stake. https://t.co/BUYNhRFsrn via @usatodayCountry over party. Former Republican lawmakers tell current GOP: Consider full evidence on impeachment. https://t.co/aSvwDnZSdBAnother accident. Russian billionaires have a lot of accidents. Russian billionaire killed by vehicle while walkin… https://t.co/H6ZZ7ofK5zWe must get Big Money out of politics. We must fix our health care system, combat climate change, and reform our br… https://t.co/XCGYhjEeCN
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterThe Trump administration’s decision to restrict access to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is u… https://t.co/Hx2NexJXKK
Retweeted by Richard W. Painter @E1i5a Not at all. But the lawsuit is unusual, and should perhaps become more usual.An orange jump suit does not comply with the dress code on the House floor. Duncan Hunter announces plan to resign… https://t.co/CLZJCixV4C @KingsDream7 And suing. @izzyisdancing YesTrump has no defense. And no lawyer in his right mind would let Trump testify under oath. White House Signals Trum… https://t.co/2dWVdybmdH'All roads lead to Putin': Impeachment ties Ukraine, Russia https://t.co/JUakNaYJlkSome people just love getting sued.Department head in a rage warns untenured professor of “consequences” for her complaining about gender and race dis… https://t.co/RU6as6Ylhn @doryowen @RShmatz I’m scared. @RShmatz What a load of bull.Once again, no comment on this specific case. But the cases I have seen .... Nasty.It’s happening. GOP senators are talking — privately — about abandoning @realDonaldTrump. All it takes is 20. Dem… https://t.co/CGhR34uCFRI’m not sure what happened in this case, but academics get away with an amazing amount of discriminatory conduct wh… https://t.co/EpMS35nLRwThese two men represent what is wrong with Minnesota’s DFL. Corrupt to the core. The GOP is even worse. Both want… https://t.co/PaJgVgTzNl
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterThese two men represent what is wrong with Minnesota’s DFL. Corrupt to the core. The GOP is even worse. Both want… https://t.co/PaJgVgTzNlMinnesota DFL’s sulfide mining cabal led by Bakk and Ecklund presses forward with plans to allow Twin Metals—a sulf… https://t.co/PkvoQrHMgfThe dance of the emoluments. https://t.co/n97pfNKobaWhy are we training Saudi nationals inside the United States in shooting guns and flying planes? Pensacola shooter… https://t.co/0UFhUtRmhd
12/7
2019
Hello GOP! It’s time to cut this guy loose and save yourselves. Will The GOP All Go Down Together? https://t.co/XtT6yh4Iea @IH8Repugs @MinnPost @BettyMcCollum04 @ewarren @BernieSanders @GovArne @amyklobuchar @TinaSmithMN No. Minnesota has… https://t.co/jKrzDR1zxM @IH8Repugs @MinnPost @BettyMcCollum04 @ewarren @BernieSanders @GovArne @amyklobuchar @TinaSmithMN Who cares? I’m not either. @PWL83921919 And a big part of the reason she polls 3%. @MinnPost Demand answers today. The Glencore-PolyMet sulfide mine is OPPOSED by Democrats @BettyMcCollum04,… https://t.co/0JFHWIBKrc
Retweeted by Richard W. Painter @MinnPost Demand answers today. The Glencore-PolyMet sulfide mine is OPPOSED by Democrats @BettyMcCollum04,… https://t.co/0JFHWIBKrcNow, Mr. President, let us tell you about that mine we've got in Minnesota .... Russia's Putin awards medals to bu… https://t.co/CTbxlWiOAPGlencore''s CEO received the presidential medal of friendship from Vladimir Putin. Glencore has a terrible environm… https://t.co/sJlh5rhQIU @DaMadGreek13 @GovArne @MinnPost I am a conservative- as in conservation.Glencore-PolyMet sulfide mining in Minnesota? My op-ed with @GovArne and Chris Knopf is here: Minnesotans must dem… https://t.co/tW48566JdFYes, Henry Ford was a successful businessman, far more successful than @realDonaldTrump, but his hatred and conspir… https://t.co/UDwoIZ30Bq
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterYes, Henry Ford was a successful businessman, far more successful than @realDonaldTrump, but his hatred and conspir… https://t.co/UDwoIZ30BqIt’s ugly, but you learn history or you repeat it.Fox News — 1930s style. Dearborn independent henry ford https://t.co/fjKi1gPXEMLet’s face it. @realDonaldTrump is proud if his Aryan ancestry and George Soros is getting in the way.It’s amazing how far you can get with a conspiracy theory in Russia, Ukraine or even America if you throw in a Jewi… https://t.co/JTZB9i3icaFox can’t shake anti-Semitism https://t.co/mLkBXkyJfBA Trump conspiracy theory in Ukraine with a good dose of anti-Semitism thrown in. How a conspiracy theory about G… https://t.co/NPTF8LC1QeThe FBI should greet Rudy when he lands at JFK. Giuliani in Ukraine with conservative news outlet in effort to dis… https://t.co/4r8UbVo9oURep. Matt Gaetz: Weird Rudy Giuliani is in Ukraine right now https://t.co/Fz3pbLiwkNOne problem with William Barr is that he just isn't very bright. One of many examples: Did the attorney general ju… https://t.co/S0QcRW1Sdn @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak Melania can do the "toy drive" too.What does a politician -- or his spouse -- do when caught doing something corrupt? Organize a holiday toy drive of… https://t.co/ZDKt142aAY @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak How about the $800K? No response. Thought so. @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak OK call it "feeding at the trough" or "milking the cow." It was our $800K and a state… https://t.co/bwLZEH20Bo @JohnnyHundo60 They buried it. @Chrg2Go Doesn't amaze me. Our state DFL is somewhat corrupt (some are named here) but our GOP is even more corrupt. @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak This is true and you know it. These guys supported the wall if it was made with US st… https://t.co/fKRYg9ZH1n"John Hoffman once earmarked $800,000 for a tiny segment of nonprofits—including the one that employs him. Hey, lib… https://t.co/9wjY62fmRf @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak No -- just don't like state senators who put their hands in the cookie jar. See my next Tweet.There are some good people in state legislatures, but also some real losers. Check out these guys, including the G… https://t.co/96wSUUGdptThree years after this big scandal in Minnesota and very little has been done to fix state ethics laws. Many other… https://t.co/15j6u5YGir @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak State Sen. John Hoffman is in the Bakk camp. Others too.Apparently his cronies (State Senator John Hoffman and others) are working the system to keep Bakk in power. Sad. @radiochick841 @ChrisHoroshak You are just another corrupt DFL Party hack if you support Tom Bakk and his sulfide m… https://t.co/m1ngU1j5Nb @mjamesom4 @ChrisHoroshak Conserve the environment. Conserve the budget. Conserve separation of church and state. C… https://t.co/fwBphym5wU @lyrical_fork @Tim_Walz So far she has supported only the mining companies. @jeanie_talton @Tim_Walz I have definitely let @amyklobuchar know. And the DFL party bosses are not happy with me.… https://t.co/sMycoGLLoQ @E1i5a @Tim_Walz What a crock of BS. We are on our second DFL Governor and he also won't stand up to PolyMet or Twi… https://t.co/68Rrcsfi7SThe leaked emails behind the scheme to allow Twin Metals, a company owned by Jared & Ivanka's D.C. landlord, to des… https://t.co/6D4KrfeJ9KWhere are the documents? These two grifters want their billionaire D.C. landlord to be allowed to open the Twin Met… https://t.co/4u0NoVN3cQFox News finds a single Democrat to agree with @realDonaldTrump on anything and that means there is no scandal, tha… https://t.co/xA1jFhGMJJ
Retweeted by Richard W. PainterFox News finds a single Democrat to agree with @realDonaldTrump on anything and that means there is no scandal, tha… https://t.co/xA1jFhGMJJJared and Ivanka's billionaire D.C. landlord seeks a permit to open a dangerous sulfide mine right in the middle of… https://t.co/NPf0l7mqOVHello Governor ⁦@Tim_Walz⁩: You would have to be nuts to let Glencore open its PolyMet sulfide mine in Minnesota. N… https://t.co/KJEbLFYGR2
12/6
2019

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