From the debate -
Hillary: "You know, it's just awfully good that someone with the temperament of Donald Trump is not in charge of the law in our country."
Trump: "Because you'd be in jail."
Democrat reaction -
People are high-fiving online over this - blissfully unaware of the dire implications. It's like they slept through all of their history classes. Scary. Dictatorial like the global leaders he admires. We aren't a third world country where we jail the opposition. He's truly frightening.
Trump did not threaten to throw her in jail. He threatened to have her investigated. Trump believes, as do most Americans, that she is guilty of several crimes: lying under oath (perjury), destroying government information (US Code, Chapter 18, Section 2071), mishandling classified information, possibly even dereliction of duty. As several of these crimes are felonies, the penalty would be jail.
Fact 2 -
Even the liberals know he didn't threaten to throw her in jail. They are simply trying to rationalize away the facts above.
It is my observation that liberals who claim Trump is threatening to jail the opposition, fall into one of two categories:
Sunday, October 16, 2016
Posted by Usagi