Frank Figliuzzi said that Donald Trump came close to violating federal bribery laws when he refused to do his job if Democrats won’t stop investigating him.
Trump can’t go a week without committing a crime
Figliuzzi said on MSNBC’s Deadline: White House, “Here’s the other neat thing I see through my law enforcement he can’t go a week without committing or coming close to committing another crime. What no one is seeing yesterday is that he came close to violating the bribery statute, it says whoever offers or promises a thing of value to an official to induce or stop them from taking an official act is committing a crime. What did Trump do yesterday, he said if you stop investigating me, I will get your legislation done. A thing of value if you stop doing something of value for me. And no one is talking about that. But in plain sight once again the president is coming close to violating the law.”
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Crime comes so naturally to Trump. He easily slides into crime in the same way that people put a jacket on before they go out on a chilly day. Crime has been Trump’s constant companion, and he doesn’t seem to know what to do with himself if he can’t commit crimes.
Trump’s criminal attitude is why impeachment doesn’t matter. If Trump gets impeached, he won’t stop committing crimes. If Trump were removed from office tomorrow, he would be back in Trump Tower committing crimes the day after.
Nancy Pelosi triggered Trump into potentially violating bribery laws because no matter what the situation, Trump’s go-to move is to commit a crime.
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