if >> dana: have you ever ridden a donkey? >> greg: it don't forget to dvr, "hannity" is up next. ♪ >> sean: many thanks to our good friends on "the five," welcome to "hannity," jay sekulow, monica crowley, maria barlow tomorrow moe, juan williams all coming up on this very busy news night, we start president trump republicans are this close to a huge win on repealing and replacing obamacare, were being told a vote could come as early as tomorrow. we'll have a lot more on that later. the fbi director at james comey testified on capitol hill in a showdown with lawmakers and once again, he gets hillary clinton a free pass, while. that's tonight's very important opening monologue.
while appearing before a senate judiciary committee he dropped a massive bombshell about hillary clinton and her aide huma abedin's handling of classified information, take a look at this. >> october 22nd, the investigative team that finished the investigation in july asked to meet with me. i met with them that morning in my conference room and they laid out for me what they could see from the metadata on this fellow anthony weiner's laptop that had been seized in an unrelated case. what they could see from the metadata was that there were thousands of secretary clinton's emails on that device including what they thought might be the missing emails from her first three months as secretary of state. we never found any emails from her first three months with respect to ms. huma abedin in particular, we didn't have any indication that she had any sense that what she was doing
was in violation of the law. couldn't prove any sort of criminal intent. >> sean: why is james comey only revealing this information now and we are really supposed to believe that huma abedin has no idea that sending classified material to anthony weiner's laptop isn't a crime? aren't we supposed to protect that? how stupid do they think we are? he should, comey, ed at a minim done a full investigation of huma abedin. president trump tweeted this, fbi director "the five" and gave her a free pass for many bad deeds, the phony trump russia story was an excuse used by democrats as justification for losing the election, perhaps he just ran a great campaign. clinton got a free pass and it so did huma abedin and that creepy anthony weiner guy. take a look at this on your
screen, our friend jay sekulow who will join us in just a minute. look at the laws he pushed together, a list of loss that hillary clinton very well would have broken and has broken. if it was you or if it was me or jay or monica who's going to join us, if we did a tiny fraction of what they did, we would be wearing a striped suit, sitting at a nice little tiny cell somewhere. there's the issue of the alt radical left in their bizarre ongoing conspiracy without empathy evidence of president trump colluding with the russians in the lead up to the election. comey has been more than forthcoming and that investigation of course. one democratic senator al franken asked about the russia collusion story, we don't comment on these things, watch desperate >> is there any evidence that the trump campaign assisted or directed those efforts?
>> that's something i can't answer here, i would refer you back to the center of the investigation, was there any coordination or collusion between elements of the campaign and the russians? >> sean: how many months have you been investigating this? really, you want to sing at a think >> he was also asked about loretta lynch and her infamous meeting with bill clinton, talking about their kids and grandkids. that was the middle of a campaign that hillary was being investigated and then of course loretta lynch made an announcement shortly thereafter? watch this. >> what i struggled with in the spring is how do we credibly complete an investigation of hillary's emails if we conclude there is no case there. the normal way to do it we would have the department of justice announced it. a number of things went on some of which i can't talk about yet
that made me worry department leadership could not credibly complete the investigation and declined prosecution without grievous damage to the american people's confidence in the justice system. in the nightcap capper was i'm not picking on the attorney general loretta lynch, her meeting with president clinton on that airplane was the capital for me. >> sean: it was the capper for you but you won't condemn what loretta lynch did and you praise her? that's tarmac meeting was a slap in the face to everything the american justice system is supposed to stand for. also tonight, a very disturbing report from the ap about your privacy. they are reporting last year under the obama administration the federal government requested that the identities of 1900 plus fellow americans were caught up in nsa surveillance be unmasked, over 1900. were also learning to match that
former national security advisor susan rice who was at the heart of the massive unmasking of people who are attached to the trump campaign, she's not going to testified before a senate subcommittee next week? here with reaction, jay sekulow and monica crowley. let's put it back on the screen and let's go over the potential loss that we are talking about here. isn't it illegal to send classified material, special access, program material, isn't that in and of itself a violation of the law? >> under section 7093, the general espionage statutes and sections a, e, and f, the standard is if you conduct this kind of activity, use gross negligence and how the information is handled, that's a felony. the thing that i found absolutely puzzling besides the fact that the fbi director had a selective disclosure disease, he
discloses what he wants to disclose and doesn't want to disclose what he doesn't want to disclose rather than say i'm not going to talk about an ongoing investigation. this selective disclosure i don't understand for the life of me did not impanel a grand jury to look at the former secretary of state but also huma abedin and then anthony weiner who gets this information, unless he immediately returns it to the person who sent it, he committed a crime. 793e, that goes to any person not just federal employees. >> sean: with all due respect with the facts as we know them, facts, they all committed felonies here, am i wrong? >> no, the thing that's so perplexing here is based on not only what the fbi director said, raised a whole host of issues
but then the subsequent statements to date leads that conclusion. how in the world was is not prosecuted? what is the basis on which they decided that gross negligence which is extreme carelessness is not violated at a minimum? as a whole list of other statutes as well. i don't understand how in the world the department of justice department of justice and james comey with a straight face, he got mildly nauseous because someone accused him of interfering with a campaign? is that the new standard? mildly nauseous? this whole thing is making me more than mildly nauseous. >> sean: we don't even know if there's investigation about all the millions of dollars, monica, that were paid to the clinton foundation, these exorbitant, double the normal rate fees, moscow speeches, bill clinton. all the people associated with her signing off personally, 20% of american uranium going to russia. the liberal news networks will not focus on that aspect of
russia that we know is true, not the conspiracy that they've been spreading. >> this is exactly why donald trump's message of drain the swamp had that such power during the campaign and it still had a so much power with him in the white house now. exactly what you laid out what he was talking about today, the series of allegations and crimes and violations by the clintons, this is the kind of entrenched corruption and cronyism and double standard that the american people had enough of. they expect donald trump to stick by his campaign promise of draining the swamp. >> sean: fundamentally the average person watching the show knows instinctively that if a republican did this or you did this or monica did this, this would have been taken to the nth degree of the law. it hasn't happened yet. why are the republicans pushing it, why is the justice department all over these thing
things? >> no they haven't, even though they sometimes make the statements they've closed the case, it's not close with prejudice. we don't know if it is possible that the fbi and department of justice have impelled a grand jury here, and are investigating this. we aren't hearing that. >> sean: doubtful. >> i would urge that this be looked at again with a new team in place to review the law and the evidence. the statement that james comey made about loretta lynch and how he was so concerned about how it was going to be perceived -- you know what he should be more concerned about? has the law been violated or no not? >> sean: last question we only have about 30 seconds, i'm sorr sorry. what about the unmasking? over 1900 americans in one year unmasked and we know seemingly that they were targeting the trump campaign at the time?
>> don't forget susan rice who was president obama's national security advisor is at the very heart of this story. she has admitted that she sometimes requested the names of americans referenced in those reports, what she would not say is whether or not she sought information and intelligence directly related to trump associates or whether she asked for their identities as well. this investigation is just getting started. >> she is the unmasked or in chief. >> sean: absolutely. stay right there, i appreciate being with us. up next, hold onto your -- hold onto your hats. it looks like republicans getting a win on health care, i will explain the details in tonight's mini monologue, we will get reaction and also tonight. >> you attract more skinheads than free rogaine. you have more people marching against you than cancer. >> sean: outrage going very quickly to fire stephen colbert
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closer to finally repealing and replacing obamacare, i'm being told it could come as early as tomorrow if house republicans do this right and to form a consensus and pass legislation that will improve the lives of you the american people. it will be a huge win for the president, even republican lawmakers but more importantly the american people finally get what was promised, that is tonight's mini monologue. finally it's happening, it's here, perhaps we're hearing tonight a deal between republican lawmakers on the bill to repeal and replace obamacare is close to being done. here's what the speaker of the house paul ryan said earlier today on of the hugh hewitt show, take a listen. >> i have a policy of not committing one were going to bring these votes up, were getting extremely close. were having a very, very productive conversation with our members. the vice president and his whole staff is involved. i feel very good about the
progress we're making it will make the announcement when we make the announcement. >> sean: were getting close. president trump ran on a promise as that all republicans to repeal and replace obamacare and now it looks like congress is finally going to back him up and make it happen. it's better happen at some point, sooner rather than later would have been better. i've got to give credit where credit is due, the house freedom caucus deserves a lot of credit for getting it done, they never stop working behind the scenes and friday they canceled the vote. there is much to celebrate tonight finally it is important for republican congressional leaders, police learn from your past mistakes here. this can't happen again. you heard me say on the show, the next time a major piece of legislation is being worked on, get everybody together. members of leadership, the freedom caucus, the tuesday group, the study group, the moderates, senate leaders, the
saturday night drinking group. white house staffers into a room behind closed doors, no phones, no cameras, hammer out an agreement before you announce it and roll it out and then fight about it on cable television. the president laid out an aggressive agenda, the american people voted for that agenda. there is no time to waste. joining us now the host of mornings with maria, maria bartiromo, and our friend juan williams, we wanted this for such a long time, i was frustrated how it was ruled out. if they get this done on the freedom caucus is supporting it or they work hard, it's not good to be hard because they've got different groups there. if they get this done, this is such a big step. will they learn is a better way to do this? >> i think so, this has been such a drawn-out process, i think the g.o.p. really needs a victory, i think they know that they will recognize that it is now or never. they are desperate to get this
done before they leave for another recess to go back to their districts this weekend. i think they are very close. >> they have another recess? >> they say it's not a vacation but they are going back to their districts to speak to their constituents. >> sean: how long are they out for this time? >> they'll be out for another week at least, it's incredible. the democrats really wanted the government to shut down, chuck schumer and nancy pelosi were hoping to have a story to tell the donald trump and is a administration where incompetence, i think that was a desperation. >> sean: you think it was strategically smart, were going to make sure sanctuary cities, planned parenthood, the border wall, that's okay for fighting in september, let's get health care done, let's get my economic deal done. >> i hate to say this but yeah. i will walk away and we will have a government shutdown get on board and let's get something done, the american people want it.
>> sean: i know you love president obama, big supporter. this is a big blow. it seems the tipping point came down to, something i like a lot and that is the waiver that allows the states to get out of all of this should they choose and i like sending things back to the states. >> i don't know, to me, jim jordan had it right, the leader of the freedom caucus he knows this is no repeal and replace. this is a different version they are trying to of obamacare, what we've got here is a political salvage operation. republicans more interested in what we're saying, it wasn't what we promised. let me finish this point because i think this is really important given your mini monologue. you presented it as they finally did something i remember you fighting the freedom caucus when they blocked the last vote. >> sean: i was on their side!
>> you wanted something done, here we have a situation where they're doing the absolute minimum to try to claim at this as a victory, it's no victory. they're kicking the can down the road in the u.s. senate. >> sean: the senate has been kept in the loop and that i know for a fact. it's not going to blow up and conference in my opinion. ted cruz has been in negotiation, so has rand paul. >> so has the heritage foundation and you see what has happened. >> sean: i talked to jim jordan and mark meadows yesterday on this show, they're saying we've got moderates within our party, we can't do everything we want now, this will lead to health care savings accounts lower premiums. more options, better care. you say that, $5400 average increase for americans and
millions lost their doctors and plans. >> the reason this is a victory tonight is because what the freedom caucus has done and that this constant negotiation over the last two weeks has done is actually make changes to get premiums down. we all know which premiums are doing that it's a big deal. that's what the freedom caucus could not allow. >> sean: it's a much better bill than the one they didn't vote on. >> they've made some real changes here, so it is a better bill and they are expecting the costs to come down paradigm . >> maria and sean lemay say to you, your honest people. you know that in fact this does not lower the number of people without health insurance in the usa, this is not lower premiums. this is still a band-aid on a cancer they had to do something special with pre-existing conditions. president trump money and subsidies for insurance but is in this round. this is a salvage operation.
>> sean: i know you want to attack it. >> is not to repeal, that's true. >> sean: that was not a full repeal either, here's my question for you. president obama promised the average family would save $2500 a year, the people not lose their doctors and not lose their care, you know what? it was a $5400 increase, a hundred 17 increase on top of that in arizona this year. millions lost their doctors and the plans, i've never heard you say obama broke his word and didn't keep his promise and it never lived up to its phony selling at billing. >> you have distorted this so much, states that didn't buy in, guess what, the republicans said it don't buy in and it will hurt you. states that republican governors and legislatures did buy in, you don't see those crazy numbers.
>> president obama lied to us. >> trump is so honest, you know what? the white details in the wind on this one because you guys know you screwed it up. >> sean: i don't promise to keep your dr. plan and save $2500 a year. >> you promised repeal and replace, let's see when that happens. >> mr. trump, your presidency, i love your presidency, i call it disgrace the nation. >> sean: cbs facing massive backlash over stephen colbert vicious, vile, hateful monologue about president trump, will check in with geraldo and herman cain prepared to make. jim comay didn't say don't go to wisconsin, pushing back from her election loss, reaction
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♪ >> good evening and live from america's news headquarters, i'm jackie ibanez in new york. at the house to vote tomorrow afternoon to repeal and replace obamacare. president trump meeting with some on the fence republicans today including michigan republican fred upton. of the president agreed to allocate money for people with pre-existing conditions. large sections of missouri remain underwater tonight with heavy rain pushing rivers to record levels. hundreds of people have been evacuated so far, another two to 4 inches of rain are expected to put a butter national weather spokesman said it shouldn't raise any higher. if a man drew a jeep grand cherokee into a wall at a car auction, the 70-year-old driver was not hurt, officials say it was just a tragic
accident. i met jackie ibanez, now back to hannity it for all of your headlines, log on to foxnews.com. ♪ >> sean: welcome back to "hannity," late show host stephen colbert is coming under fire for attacking president trump at a very vital, crude monologue, he called the cbs sunday morning show to face the nation, in an interview with john dickerson quite abruptly, here's how vicious colbert was, take a look. >> john dickerson has way too much dignity to trade insults of the president of the united states to his face but i am no john dickerson. [cheers and applause] mr. trump, your presidency, i love your presidency, eye color to disgrace the nation. you attract more skinheads than free rogaine. you have more people marching against you in cancer, you talk
like a sign language gorilla who got hit in the head. >> sean: we can't show you the worst of it, it was that bad. some are calling for colbert to be fired over this. let me be clear i wrote on twitter earlier today, i do not support the fire colbert movement, demanding that people get fired for making political comments that some disagree with is exactly what the left is always doing to conservatives, that's why we are taped in my case four hours a day, three hours on radio, one hour on tv that they can find one thing i say they don't like and start a boycott and try to silence me and other conservative voices. we did reach out to cbs for statement on the controversy, they got back to us but said no comment. joining us with reaction fox news correspondent at large geraldo rivera, and fox news contributor herman cain. i'll start with you because you -- geraldo, not so much. he is grandfathered in, he could never get in enough trouble.
i love his iconoclastic nature. >> enough about me. >> sean: herman, every minute of every day, every talk show host in america, we're all tape taped. every minute of every conservative on the fox news channel is taped to grab one word, sentence, phrase, they can start a boycott it's a roundabout way to silence opposition voices, i've never supported the boycott spirit me and limbaugh defended bill marr when he was on abc, they fired him. what are your thoughts on this? >> all of the people that you named have the class not to cross the line of disrespect. you know how to be critical, we know how to be constructive and that's what we do every day. what colbert did cross the line of respect it's simple.
i'm not behind #firecolbert though replace them with somebody else. this points to the issues of how conservatives deal with the issues and how liberals deal with the issues, conservatives will be constructed in logical. liberals go go to name-calling insults, and disrespect. the way people can boycott is don't watch him if you feel that strongly. he doesn't need to be fired, people just need to decide what they want to watch and listen t to. >> sean: that was another point i made on twitter. if you don't like it, we have a million options now. turn the channel, watch jimmy kimmel, watch fallon, watch tucker's rerun. we've got a million options out there. >> i think you're being too kind to stephen colbert, i'd like him, i've done his show when he was in character.
he was failing in late-night, he was like in kimmel and it certainly jimmy fallon until he discovered how vulnerable donald trump was, or rather how popular jokes about how his alleged or purported vulnerabilities were. now he has a sword and he's taken at the step too far. what you did not air just now really is glaring in the fact that it is so homophobic, it is an oral joke involving the president of the united states on the receiving -- it is so harsh and beyond the pale that it is intolerable. >> sean: he is vile, he screwed, he's ugly, i think it's mean-spirited. he should be thanking donald trump because he revitalized his dying career in many ways with his peers, angry opposition. but fire colbert? you see the danger. >> we don't go there.
these boycott movements are wrongheaded, they are totalitarian, the when these activist groups get together and they get on somebody's case, it's so hard to defend yourself against mob violence. i'm not for boycotts, i'm not for firing anybody. donald trump is a friend of mine i disagree with many of his policies but i think this is something that is beyond the pale. he went too far, the president is the president, have some limits. >> here's the thing -- i'm surprised at what colbert did. this is the first time he has tried to be the hit dog for cbs. defending that reporter who tried to badger the president. president trump had every right to walk away from that interview because the reporter was trying to badger him, i'm simply
shocked that colbert agreed to be the hit dog for defending cbs in that particular reporter. that what surprises me. leave him on the air because he has now shown his true colors. allow that to determine his future, not some executive decision. >> sean: well said, appreciate it. conservatives are consistent, conservatives are the ones that the defendant free speech. i would have no problem, and, anything, i didn't like him speaking at columbia agency protesters there. up next on this busy news night, tonight here on the "hannity" ." >> jim comay didn't say don't campaign in michigan, jim comey didn't say don't go to wisconsin once after the democrc convention. >> sean: david axelrod calling out hillary clinton saying hilm
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>> sean: welcome back to "hannity," after hillary clinton blamed the fbi director, rushing, wikileaks for the lect former obama advisor david axelrod had this to say about her many, many excuses, watch this. >> jim comey didn't say to the clinton campaign, he didn't say don't go to wisconsin once after the democratic convention those are states that she lost my very, very narrow margins. there are a few things if they just on the little bit differently would have been i think decisive and would have allowed her to win despite jim comay. a little more introspection, maybe we'll have to wait for the book. a little more introspection is probably in order. >> sean: earlier tonight i spoke to the counselor of the president, good to see you. >> sean: i don't usually say i
agree with david axelrod, i think his analysis is right. was it just arrogance and air of arrogance around the campaign, now they're just trying to make excuses? >> it was many things but we also have a better candidate, better message from a better campaign, better strategy and i think more self-awareness overall. i do want to push back on something hillary said. she said that she was winning if the election were on october 27th, that's not true. if you look at the real clear politics aggregate, i did today and the six states it went from obama 2012 to trump 2016. florida, pennsylvania, wisconsin, michigan, ohio, iowa. if you look at these estates, her numbers stay the same improved from october 27th to november 5th, the election is november 8th. what happened is donald trump continued with his strategy of going and connecting with voters doing seven, eight rallies a day toward the end.
a fraction of the money come a fraction of staff, much better candidate and actual economic message for working-class america. under a hell of criticism was real. people came out for him in the end, they wanted to vote for change they wanted to vote against stale policies they deduct what a third term of barack obama. to the extent that hillary clinton had hidden voters, they are still hidden. the lack of self-awareness was stunning, the idea that she ignored wisconsin meant that wisconsin ended up ignoring her. the idea she yet again that mentioned i won the popular vote. you know what the prizes for that? a participation trophy in second place. >> sean: to meet, it's sort of a disconnect but we see this in the may day rallies, we see the rhetoric among the democratic party, the obstructionism, all of those things. it's culminated in maybe i've
been more defensive because we've been friends for more than two decades about the treatments that you've had in the press, now you've got this fire colbert campaign started, i don't participate in boycotts. what he said was despicable, disgusting, just like so many other things that have been said about the president. i know you have been dismissive about personal attacks you've taken which i think have been pretty brutal and unfair. what about when you hear horrible things like that in the new see this effort now beginning. >> i saw your tweet earlier when you said you were boycotts or any type, you don't care for him or his show, people are welcome to change the channel, that's what happens in a free market system. the entire colbert episode to me proves my major point, which is that you have to show basic respect to the president of the united states in its current occupant whoever he is. one day, whoever she is. the reason for that is very
simple, that's who we are in a democracy. i think people are pushing it so far over the line, it's not even funny, if it's meant to be funny, it's not. i do find it very ironic that the same people who called it for this one's ouster and that one's ouster are then under fire. you've got a point about the free market sorting itself out. >> sean: good to see you, it's spring in d.c. behind you. coming up next on this busy news night tonight, we're glad you're with us tonight on "hannity" ." space x the palestinians and's release must work together that allows most people to live, thrive, and prosper in peace. >> sean: the president met with palestinian president mahmoud abbas, when i was in israel a few weeks ago, the prime minister of israel benjamin netanyahu told me that the first test for peace is abbas to stop paying and rewarding terrorists and their
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committed to working with israel and the palestinians to reach an agreement. any agreement cannot be imposed by the united states or any other nation. the palestinians and israelis must work together to reach an agreement that allows both peoples to live, warship, and thrive and prosper in peace. there can be no lasting peace unless the palestinian leaders speak in a unified voice against incitement to violate and hate, such hatred -- but hopefully there won't be such hatred for very long. >> sean: when i was recently in israel, i asked prime minister benjamin netanyahu about peace and palestinian authority as a matter of law were awards terrorist for attacking and killing his release, this was his response. >> the first test of peace was to say to them "hey, you want
peace much more to prove it. confront terrorism, stop rewarding terrorism and don't finagle the books. "what they do is they won't pay directly, the page or someone else, though page two terrorists in a circular fashion, no. come clean on this, stop paying the terrorists. >> sean: here with reaction, former arkansas governor, fox news contributor mike huckabee he returned from israel a few days ago. they don't recognize israel's right to exist, as a matter of law, they pay terrorists or their families, and or their families that remain after they kill israelis or americans. that's a matter of law. how do you begin the peace process if you're spending 100s of millions of dollars paying these families and rewarding them for killing israelis? >> you don't have peace when you do that, you've just been there
as well. if the israelis would love to have peace but you don't have peace when you teach the children in the schools in the palestinian authority to hate and your name streets and you name parks after terrorists, they are heralded as heroes. abbas may say nice things when he's at the white house but this is the same abbas who made a fiery speech to the arab league not long ago in which he said yes, we will continue to incite. if you listen carefully to what he said of the white house he also said we've got to go back to the 67 borders, that's a suicide pact for israel. there is no way they can do tha that. dividing jerusalem is like solomon trying to divide a baby. you're going to kill a baby doing it, jerusalem has to be a united city, it has never been the capital of anybody but the. that's the only people who ought to have jerusalem as the capita
capital. >> sean: agreed, i know the president is thinking about that, i agree that should happe happen. i took a tour of the old city, i didn't have it on previous trip trips. the armenian sector and the muslim sector and the jewish sector and the jewish sector in the christian sector. it's amazing in this very small area of space, there can be peaceful coal assistance, and that the p.a. is paying a terrorist matter of law they don't recognize israel's right to exist, where do you begin the discussion in terms of peace, i don't think you can in terms ul they change. >> jerusalem right now is a city under israeli control and they are very respectful of muslims, christians, and it jews. can you name me any muslim place in the world in which churches are being built and synagogues are being respected in the muslim world? do we really believe that if
jerusalem was split in half and part of it would go to the palestinians, let me just be very clear it's controversial. there is no such thing as a palestinian nation or a palestinian people. it's a geographical term, it's not an ethnic term. until 1962 when yasser arafat invented the term too palestinian to applies to a group of people he wanted to lead as a terrorist, there was no such thing, anyone who lived in palestine including jews were called palestinians. >> sean: good to see you as always, we appreciate you being with us. really important question of the day, apparently some of you don't like me, i have no idea why. we havemi the voice mails you lt for me on the kennedy hotline, straight ahead.
comments? do you agree with the boycotts? i personally don't. go to facebook.com/seanhannity, @seanhannity on twitter. time to play messages you left for me. sometimes nice, sometimes mean. it's the hannity hotline. >> sean: so many of you have been really, really amazing. it's very humbling. i know i don't have this camera, my radio microphone without your support. i will try to earn it. i promise. thank you.
means a lot. have something to say to me? call the number on your screen 877-225-8587. that's all the time we have left this evening. thanks for being with us. see back here tomorrow night. ♪ >> tucker: good evening and welcome to "tucker carlson tonight." fbi director james comey was back on capitol hill today, this time to testify before the senate judiciary committee. democrats on the committee grilled him over his behavior in last fall's election. in response, the director acknowledged that his aspects -- actions may have played some role in causing donald trump to win and that possibility made him be sick. >> this is terrible. it makes me mildly nauseous to think that we might have had some impact on the election.. but honestly, it wouldn't change the decision. everybody who disagrees with met has to go back to october 28th with me and stare at this andev tell me what you would do. what do you speak or would you conceal? and i could be