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How much she used the plane is irrelevant to the issue and a red herring.
It's very relevant.
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It's very relevant.
Not in this case. We're comparing use of aircraft by purpose and cost with the current Price scandal in the Trump administration. Number of times is secondary to that.
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Not in this case. We're comparing use of aircraft by purpose and cost with the current Price scandal in the Trump administration. Number of times is secondary to that.
One use of a 757 with the crew's costs already covered is a lot less than many chartered flights.
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Point being that the action itself is despicable, at best, and should not be done, end of subject..... It's easy and it's moral!

But no! The idiots start pointing fingers and making it all the "other sides'" fault.... (... and ain't OUR party the just cat's MEOW!)

We really need a different government..... Unfortunately it's one of the better one's going, at present, so we can't just abandon it. (Sigh!)

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Not really. Our Congress and Senate are among the worst and most uncooperative in recent history, and that's ruining what's left of America.
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One use of a 757 with the crew's costs already covered is a lot less than many chartered flights.
It only exacerbates the hypocrisy of the MSM and others bashing Price over this...

Obama does a flyby of the Statue of Liberty in AF 1 and says he's sorry. The press drops the story.

Pelosi demands a big jet, gets called on it, and says she's sorry. The press says, "well it really wasn't your fault to begin with" and drops the story.

Some nobody in Trump's administration uses a military jet for transport one time and all hell breaks loose. "It's obviously time for a major witch hunt and criminal charges for Trump's whole cabinet" the MSM howls...
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Some nobody in Trump's administration uses a military jet for transport one time and all hell breaks loose.
You don't even know the facts. He wasn't using a military plane, he was chartering private planes. That's a big difference. Here's the story from a source that you can even trust...
http://www.breitbart.com/big-governm...ights-scandal/
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You don't even know the facts. He wasn't using a military plane, he was chartering private planes. That's a big difference. Here's the story from a source that you can even trust...
http://www.breitbart.com/big-governm...ights-scandal/
Your right.

But, I also would expect if this were an Obama cabinet member he'd have given us a sincere, heartfelt apology and the MSM would have moved on. The guy wouldn't have been forced to resign over it.

There is a double standard going on.
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Your right.

But, I also would expect if this were an Obama cabinet member he'd have given us a sincere, heartfelt apology and the MSM would have moved on. The guy wouldn't have been forced to resign over it.

There is a double standard going on.
Expect all you want. Trump promised you to drain the swamp, remember that? He hasn't even cleared the drain.
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It only exacerbates the hypocrisy of the MSM and others bashing Price over this...

Obama does a flyby of the Statue of Liberty in AF 1 and says he's sorry. The press drops the story.

Pelosi demands a big jet, gets called on it, and says she's sorry. The press says, "well it really wasn't your fault to begin with" and drops the story.

Some nobody in Trump's administration uses a military jet for transport one time and all hell breaks loose. "It's obviously time for a major witch hunt and criminal charges for Trump's whole cabinet" the MSM howls...
Get your facts straight. AF1 flyby did not have POTUS on board.
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Too damned many career alligators.
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Expect all you want. Trump promised you to drain the swamp, remember that? He hasn't even cleared the drain.


Then the TDS MSM got in the way...
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Trump has drained the swamp (of all the idiots that he originally brought into Washington). I like how Bannon is after him now. What's the old saying "hell hath no fury like a biotch scorned"?
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Then the TDS MSM got in the way...
If Trump kept his mouth shut on occasion and had not alienated most of the media he would be in another environment. The boy is just to loose with the lip.
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