This whole Epstein thing is blowing up…
and somewhere in the woods of New York lurks a very, VERY concerned Hillary right about now.
Why? Well… she’s not going to be able to shrug this one off. The Clintons were very, VERY close with this guy.
In fact… he once claimed to have co-founded their now infamous Clinton Foundation.
According to Fox News:
Attorneys for convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein touted his close friendship with Bill Clinton and even claimed the billionaire helped start Clinton’s controversial family foundation in a 2007 letter aimed at boosting his image during plea negotiations, FoxNews.com has learned.
The 23-page letter, written by high-powered lawyers Alan Dershowitz and Gerald Lefcourt, was apparently part of an ultimately successful bid to negotiate a plea deal before Epstein could be tried for using underage girls in a sex ring based in Palm Beach, Fla., and his private island estate on the 72-acre Virgin Islands home dubbed “Orgy Island.” Epstein spent 13 months in prison and home detention after agreeing to a plea deal in which he admitted to soliciting an underage girl for prostitution.
“Mr. Epstein was part of the original group that conceived the Clinton Global Initiative, which is described as a project ‘bringing together a community of global leaders to devise and implement innovative solutions to some of the world’s most pressing challenges,” read the July 2007 letter to the U.S. Attorney’s office in the Southern District of Florida. “Focuses of this initiative include poverty, climate change, global health, and religious and ethnic conflicts.”
As you all know, the Clinton Foundation basically ended up being a slush fund for fun humanitarian projects like Chelsea’s wedding.
Buuuut yeah. I have a feeling Hill and Bill wish they could claim a few degrees more of separation right about now.