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Expecting to be called MAGA but just adding a few thoughts anyway. Unfortunately it is very hard to distinguish between what is a real investigation and what is a political tactic that will be launched and concluded to no effect other than getting news reel. An investigation in itself is no indication of guilt and is often used as a pressure tactic by AG’s and both political parties to achieve their ambitions. To make it clear — I am not saying that is is a witch hunt but I am also not saying that Trump is guilty in this specific case. State AG is not exactly a non partisan figure and is often part of the political machinations of the state and (in the case of a large and economically powerful state like NY) the country. Just keep that in mind while reading all the posts about investigations and counter investigations.

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Agreed, investigation is required into any and all wrongs. AG’s to be partisan is just a way of life, can’t do anything about it. Some additional info on the case. I have no opinion on the below: This particular investigation is based on a 2019 testimony to congress by Michael Cohen and is a broad tax evasion and financial mis representation case on the trump organisation on all their companies properties (not personal). AG has not made any primary determination of guilt. The current filing includes documents which are heavily redacted and are under seal and the investigation will also be under seal. The primary objective is to force Eric Trump to testify since he has refused to comply with requests for information in the past(last month) using attorney-client privilege. The court is yet to make a ruling on whether Eric Trump should testify or if privilege is in place.

They should investigate Nancy Pelosi who makes 174k a year but has a net worth of 120 million 🤔

Her husband also runs a VC firm.

Seems like the best way to get to the bottom of it is to review all the financial records. If there’s nothing there, then case closed.

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As we begin another week of WFH, I just want to say everyone please stay safe. ❤️

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Microsoft Referral- Looking for referral at Microsoft for Director role.

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Damn kid wakes up at 630am on a Saturday 😞

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Hi All, does anyone here work at Google or Facebook and could provide a referral? I know it’s a long shot but I’m aiming for growth marketing/partner management roles. Background in paid media, SEO and affiliate marketing at agencies and client side. [Google + Facebook]

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So EY gives up to 16 weeks parental leave now... If you have a kid at the beginning of busy season do you still get promoted?

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Chase Mileage Plus has failed me. Never got my lounge passes. At airport now. Lounge can't look me up. Refuse to pay extra. Chase can't give me a pass or compensation for the trouble. #somad

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What is your max class size for the year? Is that number based on a virtual or in person classroom?

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Question 🤨 What’s the avg director salary at FTI in NYC?

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Traveling back from Middle East to DC in December and have a layover in Amsterdam. I am an Indian passport holder, do I need a visa to take the next flight in AMS? TIA!

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Guys, can we get together once a week on audio zoom call and talk? It will be a judgement free zone? I feel like I don’t have enough people to talk I stay in my zone and I need someone to talk. I can organize a call if this sparks any interest.

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