Source: foreign intel gives tape to FBI of Donald Trump’s kids engaging in criminal behavior

On a day in which reliable sources are pointing to the Trump-Russia investigation being so far along that arrests could come as soon as next week (link) and that Rudy Giuliani’s offer to flip is no longer even needed (link), another piece of the puzzle is now coming from an insider who has a tendency to be proven right about these things. The upshot: one or more of Donald Trump’s kids is about to go down.

Former Bill Clinton White House staffer Claude Taylor, whose sources have a history of proving correct, tweeted the following today: “Just getting this. A source is telling me that two countries’ Intel agencies have handed over audio of Trump kids-criminal acts on tape” (link). A few hours later he expanded on it: “Confirmed; British and German Intel have handed over electronic evidence on Trump kid’s criminal wrongdoing. Qatar delivered additional” (link). So which of Trump’s kids has been wrapped up in this, and what crime have they been caught committing

We can safely rule out Barron Trump, the little kid, and Tiffany Trump, who has no history of association with Donald Trump’s business interests. That leaves Ivanka, Donald Jr, and Eric. Palmer Report has previously brought you the story of Ivanka Trump’s involvement in Donald’s phony hotel in Azerbaijan, which is little more than a money laundering front (link). We’ve also brought you the story of Eric Trump’s involvement in the recent opening of his father’s golf course in Dubai, which appears to have been tied to the military raid in Yemen (link). And then there’s Donald Trump Jr, who has bragged on Twitter about his business trips to Russia dating back to 2008.

So take your pick as to which one (or more) of the three Trump kids has been caught on tape. But if the reliable above-named source is correct on this, then the FBI has damning evidence on them which can be used to get to their father. Contribute to Palmer Report

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  1. Michael Olson on April 13, 2017 at 7:44 pm

    The sons are so much like Saddam Hussein’s.

    • Robby Breadner on April 14, 2017 at 9:15 am

      let’s dial down the rhetoric. i am no fan of the trumps, but until we see any kind of proof that these two were placing victims in front of steamrollers for their families to watch, we aren’t at the level of saddam’s boys.

    • Justin Sayin on April 14, 2017 at 1:30 pm

      They were raised (even distantly) by a person who has no regard for the truth (as MSM says) I say “is a friggin liar”. They will LIE to FBI thinking they are “above all others”. tRUMP will pardon them before hand if that’s at all possible.

    • Art on April 15, 2017 at 4:54 pm

      Well, Eric appears to be the most lacking in intelligence, so it just might be him. On the other hand, all three of them are so arrogant that they all could be involved in illegal acts.

      • LillyBelle on April 19, 2017 at 11:18 am

        I recently read that there’s a tape with Laura/Lara? – Erick Jr’s wife, Trump’s daughter in-law.
        Jared Kushner has also been recorded, and his wife — acting 1st lady, and the object of Trump’s grotesque infatuation — his daughter, Ivanka.
        But I have no idea if they were recorded together, or if more of Trump’s biological kids had been taped.

  2. JoJo on April 13, 2017 at 8:05 pm

    One can’t help but wonder: Is there sufficient loyalty from the children to their father, to protect Daddy to their own detriment? Or, will they act to protect themselves first and throw Daddy under the limo (ok so it’s a fancy word for bus…)?

    • Some Woman on April 13, 2017 at 9:42 pm

      I think they’re all good little soldiers who will march in lockstep until the soles fall off their handmade Italian leather shoes. My question is whether it will force us into war to try to prevent its own and its family’s perfidy from being exposed.

      • Mary Curry on April 14, 2017 at 5:21 am

        My first thought, too. I fear the tail could wag the dog any minute.

      • Elyse Chiapello on April 14, 2017 at 8:57 am

        They are probably pretty brainwashed. I mean, what can they do if they were not supported by their Daddy’s business? Nevertheless, if you’re looking at significant jail time, family loyalty may not count for much.
        New Ivanka clothing line: Orange jumpsuit? Adorable!

    • Tim Thomason on April 14, 2017 at 2:47 am

      I imagine trump will use his presidential pardon more than any president in history

      • Bill Palmer on April 14, 2017 at 8:48 pm

        This is not a clear legal consensus as to whether the president can pardon his own co-conspirators in a crime, because no president has ever tried it before. If Trump does try, it would likely end up in front of the Supreme Court.

        • David on April 15, 2017 at 8:00 pm

          One guess which side Gorsuch would land on.

          • Bill Palmer on April 18, 2017 at 2:34 am

            Based on what we know about the other justices, it still seems likely it would go 5-4 against Trump. Much of what happens next comes down to the health of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

          • Justin Sayin on April 18, 2017 at 1:21 pm

            Sure hope you are correct. I’ve been concerned about American’s checks and balances since this traitor took to the stage along with self serving Cruz, Ryan and the rest.

  3. Kim on April 13, 2017 at 10:36 pm

    Donald could plead insanity… we would all have to ponder it..

    • BRENDA SHOTT on April 14, 2017 at 5:00 am

      Which one???

    • Ben Bass on April 14, 2017 at 7:55 am

      Kim, Many people have called for a psychological evaluation of 45. I believe it will be a great evaluation, the best, tremendous.

    • Elyse Chiapello on April 14, 2017 at 8:25 am

      His lawyers could say that encroaching Alzheimer’s clouded his judgment. But I want to see him in the orange jumpsuit!

    • Katiedid on April 14, 2017 at 8:02 pm

      No one is more insane than trump. Believe me.

    • Bladewalker on April 15, 2017 at 12:22 pm

      Sadly, if Trump DID plead insanity, there are very few courts that would deny it.

  4. Dave Winx on April 13, 2017 at 11:59 pm

    It has, imho, become patently obvious that Europe has made a joint decision that Drumpf must go. There are now coordinated, strategic releases every day of intelligence captured by European countries that is being publicized. We will see these revelations increase over the mext days I predict. Things are very much coming to a head. Jis days are severely numbered at this point.

    Btw, please, please mention that efforts were made to influence the election DURING THE PRIMARIES. We need the public to understand that it was NOT just the general election. We need to be able to discredit the primaries as well so as to be better able to pysh for throwing the entire election process out and starting over.

    • Elyse Chiapello on April 14, 2017 at 8:18 am

      Dave — Yes! The Russian influence over the primaries means that Republicans have skin in the game – they were hurt too. That’s the ONLY thing (self-interest) that would inspire them to do the right “patriotic” thing, like save some semblance of democracy.

    • Patsy Waren on April 14, 2017 at 10:13 am

      Right and I think Hillary should automatically be named President.

    • Gus Smith on April 15, 2017 at 10:57 pm

      Somebody is confused. Europe has made a joint decision that Trump must go – and Trump has made a decision that he must go – in the Queen’s golden coach. And I’ll bet Trump gets his way and America winds up paying to ‘build a wall’ all along the travel route. Yes, we are that stupid.

  5. vcragain on April 14, 2017 at 1:09 am

    It will be absolutely fascinating to watch how this bunch behave if/when one of them actually get arrested ! Can you imagine how they are all feeling right now – wow – I would not want to be in their shoes ! I hope someone has hidden or faked those ‘codes’ Trump has access to, because I would not put anything past him in order to protect his own !!!

    • mb on April 14, 2017 at 2:04 am

      Not that it would help.

      Irony of ironies, I’m not sure he’s figured out yet that if he nukes someone he nukes everyone, including his spawn.


    • TheGreatMagoo on April 14, 2017 at 6:49 am

      ” I hope someone has hidden or faked those ‘codes’ Trump has access to, because I would not put anything past him in order to protect his own !!!”

      That is actually a really good point. The lengths some would go to protect their family should make us all nervous. Hopefully he will fall on his own sword to save his family from the humiliation they may be about to encounter, however given his past record of narcissistic deflection, and his penchant for bullying – I am not at all comfortable with this “Man” being in control of our Military….Strange Days ahead!!

    • Elyse Chiapello on April 14, 2017 at 8:22 am

      Yeah, I wouldn’t put it past him to blow the whole world up to save himself from humiliation. We are in dangerous times, and we must get him out of power as soon as possible. HOPEFULLY the generals are aware and ready to stop any desperate moves by Trump. Perhaps they are encouraging him to go play golf every weekend.

    • Geoffrey Ellis Aronson on April 14, 2017 at 11:21 am

      I have been saying exactly that for the last 3 months. Pentagon has changed the codes and never informed Donny boy. He´s under the delusion that he is Master Atomic. The truth is that his set of codes are duds.

    • Sandys on April 14, 2017 at 3:59 pm

      I am sure his little band of soldiers have never been battle tested and will roll fairly easily when the time comes. Think any of the Trump kids wants to sit in jail during the prime of their lives.

    • Canyonlobo on April 20, 2017 at 10:57 pm

      “not put anything past him….” Just today Trump was attacking the Iran “deal” and is now doing his saber rattling against Iran. The North Korean imbroglio seems to have quieted – so he has to bring up another “emergency”. Americans should be afraid, very afraid.

  6. Donna on April 14, 2017 at 5:44 am

    I’m betting it’s Ivanka. There was her vacation in Croatia last summer with BFF Wendi Deng (who’d been rumored to be dating Putin but maybe the relationship was more…information based…or both) coinciding with their friend Dasha Khukova being there. Dasha’s married to Roman Abramowich. And when Trump was supposedly raging that Jared wasn’t around during the healthcare vote, where was he? On the slopes with Ivanka & their friends Dasha & Roman. And this week with bombs dropping? In Canada for Passover. Wondering if they ran into anyone they know at Four Seasons Whistler.

  7. Jeff Greer on April 14, 2017 at 8:25 am

    But those kids just joined his family recently, and he barely knows them…

  8. Meli on April 14, 2017 at 8:40 am

    The only way to bring him down and force Republicans to turn on him is to PLAY THE DARN TAPE! Until then it is just your word against his. I believe you but Trumpets(who may never believe it) and Republicans won’t until it is out in the open. So sad in this day and time. Sigh!

  9. Emerald Eyes on April 14, 2017 at 8:46 am

    These 3 kids are a chip off the old block. Corrupt, manipulative, VERY narcissistic – and not the brightest bulbs in the lamp. Money and power have been their best friends but you can bet those closest to them know what they really are – emotionally stunted, very probably learning disabilities like their father and through bullying, manipulation and intimidation of others, able to get by.

    The dullness is most obvious with Eric Trump whose ego gets to his mouth. Donald Jr. is talkative as well and I say just let them talk. They’ve never had to step outside the family constellation for financial support and their father is protective of them so their challenges have been kept top secret.

    If there is any justice out there, this whole family will go down, their father will be forced to produce his tax returns and one or more of them will be off to prison where DJT should have been years ago for 99+ years for his crimes.

  10. Marc Paul Savageau on April 14, 2017 at 10:13 am

    Who can be in charge after the TRump crime family is charged along with his whole administration and the enablers in The House and the Senate? Anyone would be better than TRump but the upheaval and uncertainty of re-doing the election is worrisome. What would Putin do? What would Kim Jong Un do?

    • Carol on April 15, 2017 at 7:34 am

      The next in line is Pence. He’s worse.

      • Marc on April 15, 2017 at 10:38 am

        I guess that was my point. Who’s next that’s not also a train wreck? Not Pence, not Hatch…

      • Gus Smith on April 15, 2017 at 11:07 pm

        The next in line accorded Pence must be abrogated once an illegal election is proven.

  11. John Preston on April 14, 2017 at 10:43 am

    Putin helped Donald when the election in the promise the he overturns the oil sanctions the Obama administration put on Russia. Putin knew since Donald owes billions to Russian banks he would be an easier target than if Hillary would have won. So either Donald will come on TV and tell the American people for the good of both countries I’m going to overturn the oil sanctions or he will just keep it quite and let Russia dump oil on the market. Please show where I wrote this before!?!

  12. steve on April 14, 2017 at 10:46 am

    If you hope to sack Trump you have to get past the left tackle, Jeff Sessions.

  13. Jennifer on April 14, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    Hi Bill,

    I appreciate your investigative journalism, though some people keep saying you are fake news.

    I have defended you, pointing out that you give links to all the information you quote.

    But… 4 of the 6 links in this article are links to other articles by you, instead of the original material… makes it hard for me to defend you!

    • Bill Palmer on April 14, 2017 at 5:49 pm

      I’m allowed to reference my own earlier reporting in my current reporting. Those earlier articles all have external source links. It’s industry standard; every news outlet does it; the people who point to that as some kind of negative about me are just inventing reasons to troll me. Tell them to get a life 🙂

  14. Maddie on April 16, 2017 at 7:58 am

    The whole three ring circus. Lock, stock and barrel.

  15. maureen zohner on June 19, 2017 at 2:16 pm

    Canada is not perfect…but I embarrassed or the US…you dd it to yourselves by not voting … a very low percentage.we did the same…Get out and vote.everytime.

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