Today's Newsletter December 13 Edition

December 13, 2018

Newsletter 

The message you have just received was delivered by Mike Huckabee and includes advertising powered by PowerInbox.  These ads help bring this newsletter to you free of charge. 

Today's Commentary --- Only one possible conclusion: Gen. Flynn was railroaded -- Ainsworth: My take on the Gen. Flynn case, plus important updates -- Guess who "investigated" the Clinton Foundation? -- Not even a crime -- The Baltic Experience 2019 -- NYT Writer:  There is a new axis of evil -- Best gift book of Christmas -- Evening Edition - The Scroll -- Daily Verse

--------------------------

Three-star general and President Trump’s original choice for national security advisor Michael Flynn was railroaded.

Railroaded, set up, entrapped, framed, every synonym listed in Roget’s Thesaurus. Very deliberately. That’s the only conclusion I can reach after reading Byron York’s shocking story in the Washington Examiner, which appears on the same day Gen. Flynn is scheduled to be sentenced. As bad as everything the FBI, special counsel and Democratic leadership have done, and are continuing to do, to accomplish their goal of deposing Trump, the treatment of Flynn may rank as the sorriest abuse of the Constitution to date. And that’s saying a lot.

This is not supposed to happen in the United States of America, and it is intolerable.

READ MORE OF MY COMMENTARY HERE>>>

Mike Huckabee


Commentary continues below advertisement


--------------------------------

My take on the Gen. Flynn case, plus important updates

By Laura Ainsworth, Staff writer

After spending Wednesday afternoon becoming increasingly angry from reading Byron York’s story on the entrapment of retired Lt. Gen. Michael Flynn, I happened to go out to see a special showing of the classic movie musical WHITE CHRISTMAS on a big screen.  The movie, with music by Irving Berlin, was made in 1954, so it reflects that period of time when World War II was still close in people’s memories.  (Irving Berlin had such a long life and career, he wrote music inspired by both world wars.)

To set the scene, it’s been ten years since a beloved general’s retirement, and his men pull off a surprise celebration for him, complete with a big show.  One of the songs opens like this:

What can you do with a general...when he stops being a general?

Oh, what can you do with a general who retires?

READ MORE HERE>>>

---------------------------

Guess who "investigated" the Clinton Foundation?

By Mike Huckabee

FOX News analyst Gregg Jarrett, in an appearance on Hannity Tuesday evening, said something stunning.  The panel was having a discussion about questions surrounding the Clinton Foundation and other Clinton corruption, including what we know about Hillary’s role in funding the unverified Steele dossier, when Jarrett dropped this little bombshell:

“You know, one has always wondered why the Clinton Foundation wasn’t seriously investigated, not to mention Hillary and Bill Clinton, at the same time they were investigating the Russians over this extortion, bribery, money laundering, etc.  Well, it turns out there were four people who were in charge of that investigation:  Robert Mueller, James Comey, Andrew Weissmann and Rod Rosenstein.”

READ MORE HERE>>>

------------------------------

Not even a crime

By Mike Huckabee

At the link, Bradley A. Smith explains that what Michael Cohen pleaded guilty to isn’t even a crime, nor is what he claims President Trump did in using his own money to pay off an accuser to go away a campaign finance violation.  In fact, if a businessman really wanted to be unscrupulous, he would’ve used campaign funds to pay off his accusers, then just dropped out of the race.  Or, I might personally add, he would have set up a slush fund to pay off his accusers with taxpayer money, the way some Congress members who are now demanding Trump’s impeachment did.

Smith says that pressuring Cohen with threats of prison to get him to plead guilty to non-crimes, then trying to make his plea somehow binding on President  Trump, is a “threat to our democracy and rule of law” that Trump should fight ferociously. 

And what does Bradley A. Smith know about campaign finance laws, compared to the wisdom of all those cable news talking heads and late night comics/DNC house jesters?  Nobody special; he's just the former chairman of the Federal Election Commission. 

https://www.nationalreview.com/2018/12/michael-cohen-sentencing-campaign-finance-law/

-------------


Commentary continues below advertisement


-----------------------

The Baltic Experience 2019

By Mike Huckabee

I am thrilled to announce an unforgettable trip to the Baltics for the summer of 2019! After many years of the Israel Experiences and our most recent trip the Mediterranean Experience cruise, we are bringing you another phenomenal cruise, the Baltic Experience! This all-inclusive cruise will feature some of the most beautiful places in the Baltic Sea and we will get to travel to and absorb these destinations aboard a luxury cruise ship from the Azamara Cruise line. If you have traveled with us before, you already know that all-inclusive means exactly that and there are no surprises along the way. The Baltic Experience will be no different. And when the weather is often unbearably hot throughout most of the US in August, we will be enjoying the cool and delightful weather that makes travel in the Baltic region perfect. Once again we have the entire ship and will fill our time on board with spectacular entertainment and special guests. In addition to the cruise we have multiple pre and post cruise offerings you can choose from to extend your trip. Our last cruise sold out in record time so we encourage you to get your cabin secured soon. We look forward to traveling with you soon and as always we will work tirelessly and do everything in our control to bring you The Greatest Trip.

To learn more about this exciting trip, visit my website here.

See you on the boat,

Mike Huckabee

-----------------------------

Pentagon echoes Trump

By Mike Huckabee

When Rep. Nancy Pelosi suddenly grew a sense of thriftiness with taxpayer money and declared it too expensive, immoral even, to spend $5 billion on a wall to secure our Southern border, President Trump responded that he could always order the military to build it.  Cue the usual round of ridicule from the media about how Trump doesn’t understand how the government or the Constitution work. 

That went on for about 24 hours before the Pentagon issued a statement.  In short, it said: Yep, Trump is perfectly within his powers to order the Department of Defense to build the wall, as part of his duty as Commander-in-Chief to stop drug traffickers and act to protect the US in a national emergency (you probably assumed that was the job of federal judges.) That led Democratic Rep. Adam Smith of Washington to declare that he would press Congress to bar Trump from using the military to build a wall. Of course, he’d have to get that bill through the GOP Senate, and then overcome Trump’s veto, and then get the SCOTUS to uphold a bill that’s plainly unconstitutional.

Hey, wait: I thought it was Trump who didn’t understand how the government or the Constitution work?

https://www.westernjournal.com/pentagon-echoes-trump-says-dod-fund-border-wall/

------------------------------

Best gift book of Christmas

By Mike Huckabee

Here’s a scary sign for the health of the publishing industry, and for literacy in general: Barnes and Noble released its annual list of the 20 best holiday gift ideas.  It includes mittens, a Buddha board, Mickey Mouse speakers, several kinds of socks…and only one book.

https://www.marketwatch.com/story/barnes-nobles-top-20-holiday-gift-ideas-include-only-1-book-2018-12-05

Even worse, it suggests that the people at Barnes & Noble don’t even know what the best gift book of Christmas 2018 really is:

https://www.amazon.com/Rare-Medium-Done-Well-Make/dp/168397302X/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1544165655&sr=1-1&keywords=mike+huckabee

-----------------------------

Evening Edition - December 12

By Mike Huckabee

A wrap-up of all the news you might have missed yesterday!

READ MORE

The Scroll

The Scroll is a new section of our website, constantly updated, with news we think is worthy of reading.

LEARN MORE

Daily Verse

"For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them."

- Matthew 18:20

Did you miss reading a newsletter recently?  Go to our archive here.




Advertisement


Leave a Comment

Note: Fields marked with an * are required.

Your Information
Your Comment
BBML accepted!
Captcha

More Stories

Comments 1-1 of 1

  • Lee Mar Zarr

    12/13/2018 04:34 PM

    Who is going to fund the wall on the moon. The Chinese are launching surveyors of the dark side of the moon, which is ALWAYS HIDDEN from earth "watching." What would be the perfect place to build all kinds of military facilities that is not presently decently monitored from the earth...the "dark-side" of the moon. Whoever controls the moon militarily controls the earth. We and our "tech-savvy enemies" have lasers now that can pin-point targets on earth, and easily destroy whatever they hit at the speed of light. ALL missiles fired from earth are easier than shooting fish in a glass bowl with laser targeted and fired from the moon. I could present many more ideas but...you should get the idea from what I've written so far.