There is a code that US Attorneys follow that requires them to provide a letter to a person stating that they are not the target of their investigation. And word is, like they’re supposed to, Walker’s attorneys have been asking for such a letter for weeks. And if Walker had such a letter, he would be free to produce it and remove any doubt about his innocence once and for all.
But Walker has produced no such letter, basically because none exists. [...]
By the way, there is also another code that forbids them from filing charges within sixty days of an election, so that there is no appearance of trying to influence said election. I also learned that in these types of situations, it is common practice for the state, in this case DA John Chisholm, to defer to the DOJ, which is why he also hasn’t filed charges against Walker yet. [...]
From what I understand, the charges will be more along the lines of mail and wire fraud and the such.
I also learned that, despite what my friend, H. Nelson Goodson at the Hispanic News Network, insists upon, at the stage their in, any indictments won’t be for weeks or even months, if they choose to try him at all on the federal level...
Here’s how those in Wisconsin can help other voters (free cab rides to polls June 5th in Madison, WI).
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