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Anti-Trump GOP Aides Targeted by Convicted Internet Scammer

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Politico – Steven Wessel is a convicted con man with a Big Apple flair, feigning connections to Ronald Reagan and pretending to be an Oxford man while bilking rich Manhattanites of $750,000. But his last scam before heading to prison this spring targeted a very different kind of mark: Republican operatives opposed to Donald Trump.

And now those operatives are wondering who put Wessel up to it.

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  • Emanuel

    You forget the common thread that ties it all together; republicans who are against Trump are idiots who are easily fooled, nobody had to put him up to anything he’s a professional and knows how to spot a fool.

  • John Train

    A cockamamie conspiracy story intended to neutralize the actual misdeeds of Hillary Clinton.

    Politico is not a reliable source. It appears that the left has infiltrated your editorial judgment which is usually excellent.