The FBI has arrested one of the top Beijing-tied bagmen who funneled funny money to the Clinton administration. He was busted in New York with a suitcase full of cash. Some Chinese money-laundering for Hillary? Stay tuned.
The defendant is a major Clinton fundraiser named Ng Lap Seng, aka “Mr. Wu.” He and Clinton pal Charlie Trie visited the White House several times in the 1990s, snapping photos with both Bill and Hillary.
Federal investigators are charging him with lying to agents about why he brought more than $4.5 million into the U.S. over the last two years, including a suitcase full of $400,000 in cash to New York.
Hillary’s campaign office is claiming ignorance. But isn’t it funny how suddenly the Clintons’ old Chinese bagmen are popping up again, lugging around bags full of cash, just as the Clintons make another run at the White House?
Recall that in her 2008 bid for the White House, Hillary had to return hundreds of thousands of dollars raised by another Chinese bagman, Norman Hsu, who happened to be a criminal fugitive. Hsu bundled $1 million for the Clinton campaign through straw donors. He was busted for laundering foreign cash.
The pattern of corruption may be repeating with the re-emergence of Ng.
In 1998, Ng was ID’d in a Senate report as the source of hundreds of thousands of dollars illegally funneled through Little Rock restaurant owner Trie. A top Clinton donor, Trie would later face charges in the Chinagate fundraising scandal for violating campaign finance laws.
Ng has close ties to the Chinese communist government and is listed as a member of a senior advisory group, the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference.
Through Trie, Ng bought access to the White House ostensibly on behalf of Beijing, which the FBI said at the time was running an influence operation against the Clinton administration.
At the time, Chinese missiles couldn’t hit the side of a barn. But thanks to Clinton missile-technology transfers, Beijing can now hit any city in the U.S. And thanks to his opening up the nuclear weapons labs to Chinese scientists, Beijing “stole” the designs to every nuke in the U.S. arsenal.
The Chicoms also sought a beachhead in our hemisphere and got it, when Clinton in 1997 allowed Chinese front companies to take over the Panama Canal, a strategic waterway linking the Pacific Ocean and Atlantic Ocean. Beijing now effectively controls key naval shipping lanes in our backyard.
Asked by a reporter around the time of the transfer, “You’re not worried about the Chinese controlling the canal?” Mr. Clinton replied: “I think the Chinese will, in fact, be bending over backwards to make sure that they run it in a competent and able and fair manner. I would be very surprised if any adverse consequences flowed from the Chinese running the canal.”
Beijing got a hell of a lot for their money under the treasonous Clinton administration. Now it seems they’re back trying to get even more in a hoped-for second regime.
Too bad the corrupt Clintons aren’t joining the mysterious Mr. Wu behind bars.
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