Pardons Are Good
Written By: By Arthur Schaper | Posted: Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018
Presidential pardons have fallen under renewed scrutiny. Critics contend that President Trump is helping friends and fellow conservatives. He pardoned Sheriff Joe Arpaio following his conviction at the hand of a liberal federal judge. Trump also pardoned Kristian Saucier, convicted of federal crimes for taking photos in a submarine. Ultimately, the public is hearing heavy condemnation about these pardons only because of the media's deranged anti-Trump hatred. Perhaps Trump should issue a blanket pardon for press agents like Jim Acosta, Rachel Maddow, and their illiberal ilk. They have engaged in massive corporate fraud and deception for decades.
Trump's latest pardon to invite press/establishment calumny features Irving Lewis "Scooter" Libby, the former chief of staff for Vice President Dick Cheney and then assistant to President George W. Bush.
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