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  • Kiplinger Economic Outlook For All 50 States 2020

    10/17/2019 12:26:14 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet
    Advisor News ^ | October 16, 2019 | Kiplinger's Personal Finance Magazine
    Low jobless rates and rising incomes are helping to fatten state coffers across the U.S. Revenue from sales, personal and corporate taxes is on the rise --the best growth since before the Great Recession. States can expect healthy tax revenues for at least the next several quarters as low unemployment continues, incomes slowly rise, inflation increases modestly and higher energy prices generate more income for states with severance taxes. But the outlook for individual states is varied, with several regions facing big challenges. The trade war with China is battering the agriculture industry in the Midwest and the prairie states...
  • Impeachment Becomes A Psychodrama Of the Press

    10/17/2019 12:20:17 PM PDT · by lowbuck
    NY Sun ^ | 17 October 2019 | Conrad Black
    We are living through a phantasmagoric psychodrama generated by the dishonest national political press. . . snip House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff — who is usually lying when his lips aren’t moving and always is when they are — says we will not be hearing from a non-whistleblowing leaker, to give his hearsay evidence of a conversation that any person in the world can read and see has no legal implications whatever. . . snip The Democrats are stuck with this clunker. Maybe Speaker Pelosi wanted to humiliate the young Marxist congresswomen and Mr. Schiff and the porcine Jerry...
  • Pelosi: ‘The Voters Are Not Going to Decide’ Impeachment Issue

    10/17/2019 12:13:58 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 18 replies ^ | October 17, 2019 | PAM KEY
    On Thursday at her weekly press briefing, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) said the American people were “not going to decide” if President Donald Trump should be impeached. When asked about the impeachment timeline, Pelosi said, “I keep saying to people, impeachment is about the truth and the Constitution of the United States. Any other issues that you have, disapproving of the way the president has dealt with Syria, whatever the subject is, reluctance, the cowardice to do something about gun violence, the cruelty of not wanting to help our Dreamers and transgender people, the denial about the climate crisis...
  • Democratic congressman says Mulvaney "co-signed the President's confession"

    10/17/2019 12:13:29 PM PDT · by Blogger · 20 replies
    CNN ^ | 10/17/19 | Sam Fossum and Manu Raju
    Rep. Eric Swalwell, a Democrat on the Intelligence and Judiciary committees, reacted to acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney's remarks that aid to Ukraine was in fact tied to President Trump’s wish for an investigation into the 2016 election. "He co-signed the President's confession, I guess," he told reporters as he left the Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility at Capitol Hill. Swalwell reiterated that Trump still deserves a fair process even though he believes the President has confessed. "We have a confession from the President," Swalwell said. "When a suspect confesses you can reduce the number of witnesses you...
  • Read the Latest "IMPRIMIS"

    10/17/2019 12:03:48 PM PDT · by Don Corleone · 6 replies
    Imprimis | 9/12/2019 | Myron Magnet
    Clarence Thomas is our eras most consequential jurist.....
  • Helen Hunt hospitalized after car crash in Los Angeles

    10/17/2019 11:59:38 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 18 replies
    UPI ^ | Oct. 17, 2019 / 9:31 AM | By Annie Martin
    Oct. 17 (UPI) -- Helen Hunt is recovering following a car crash in Los Angeles. People confirmed Hunt, 56, was hospitalized Wednesday after she was involved in a car crash on the corner of San Vicente and Tremaine Avenue. TMZ said Hunt was riding in the back seat of a black SUV that was T-boned by another car in the intersection. The impact flipped Hunt's vehicle onto its side. Sources said Hunt was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Beverly Hills. She was spotted leaving the hospital in a white truck a few hours after the crash. Hunt's rep said...

    10/17/2019 11:59:05 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 9 replies
    Infowars ^ | 10/17/19 | Paul Joseph Watson
    A CNN supervisor was caught on tape wishing for President Donald Trump’s death, commenting that it will happen “hopefully soon.”The footage was released by Project Veritas as part of their ongoing exposé of the network thanked to leaked recordings from an insider.In the clip, CNN Field Production Supervisor Gerald Cisnette is discussing CNN’s obsession with covering Trump all the time, remarking, “This is a story that’s not gonna go away.” only way this will go away is when he dies. Hopefully soon,” says Cisnette while laughing.“Remember when the entire media freaked out of a meme? Here is a CNN wishing...
  • Mitch McConnell Warns GOP Senators to Gear Up for Impeachment Trial

    10/17/2019 11:54:59 AM PDT · by LibertyWoman · 26 replies
    BREITBART ^ | 10/17/2019 | HANNAH BLEAU
    ... McConnell, who has largely refrained from making grandiose public statements on the House impeachment effort in recent days, briefed GOP senators during a luncheon on Wednesday on the impeachment process via a PowerPoint presentation and urged them to gear up for an impeachment trial in the Senate. He expects this process could heat up next month, around Thanksgiving. ...
  • London Commuters Have Had Enough Of Climate Change Activists

    10/17/2019 11:54:05 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 5 replies
    Hotair ^ | 10/17/2019 | John Sexton
    Climate change activists calling themselves “Extinction Rebellion” have been punishing London commuters for the past ten days. The stated goal of the protest was to “peacefully shut down all roads into Westminster in Central London and non-violently disrupt the government until our leaders agree to TAKE EMERGENCY ACTION NOW.” Today, things got decidedly less peaceful when a handful of activists climbed on top of a commuter train in the midst of the morning rush hour. People who were trying to get to work dragged the protesters off the train. From the BBC: Extinction Rebellion activists climbed on to trains...
  • Donald Trump DID hold up military aid to Ukraine to force investigation, says White House, but to...

    10/17/2019 11:49:58 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 14 replies
    dm ^ | 10/17/2019 | geoff earle
    Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney acknowledged that he held up $390 million in security aide for Ukraine in order to pressure the country into pursuing a 2016 election probe being demanded by President Trump. Trump and top administration officials have vigorously denied any 'quid pro quo' with Ukraine following a whistleblower's report that the White House was demanding a probe of the Bidens as well as Trump's conspiracy theory that the DNC server might be in Ukraine's possession. In a rare White House briefing, Mulvaney denied any knowledge of a company linked to Hunter Biden – but...
  • NBA Commissioner: ‘We Certainly Didn’t Apologize To The Chinese Government’

    10/17/2019 11:49:57 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 10 replies
    Hotair ^ | 10/17/2019 | John Sexton
    Commissioner Adam Silver told TMZ Sports that’s he’s bothered so many people think the NBA knuckled under and apologized to China over Daryl Morey’s tweet supporting Hong Kong’s freedom. The initial statement read, “We recognize that the views expressed by Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey have deeply offended many of our friends and fans in China, which is regrettable.” “While Daryl has made it clear that his tweet does not represent the Rockets or the NBA, the values of the league support individuals’ education themselves and sharing their views on matters important to them.” Silver explained to TMZ...
  • Pence, Pompeo secure cease-fire agreement in Syria after meeting with Turkish president

  • I Want to Talk About Stopping Impeachment

    10/17/2019 11:39:25 AM PDT · by Jim Noble · 45 replies
    self | 10/17/19 | Jim Noble
    I am lately struck by the similarities between the machinations that removed Nixon and what is going on now. We are all so indoctrinated about "Watergate" that we rarely remark on the oddity of a man who won 60% of the popular vote and >500 electoral votes being successfully subverted and eventually forced out by an alliance of the Deep State (CIA, FBI), the media, and especially the Congress. But it IS very odd that it happened, whatever we all may think now, we may all be missing the main story, and since the very same players (CIA, FBI), media,...
  • Mitch McConnell steps up Republican rebellion over Syria saying he wants 'something STRONGER' than..

    10/17/2019 11:36:14 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 45 replies
    Mitch McConnell said Thursday that he wants 'something even stronger' in the Senate than the House's resolution formally opposing Donald Trump's troop withdrawal from northern Syria last week. The Senate Majority Leader said he was 'encouraged' by the House, including 129 Republican members, voting to condemn the president's highly contested decision. 'I believe it's important that we make a strong forward-looking strategic statement. For that reason my preference would be for something even stronger than the resolution that the House passed yesterday which has some serious weaknesses,' McConnell said from the Senate floor Thursday. The vote Wednesday – where more...
  • Conservatives Need To Take On Big Tech Now

    10/17/2019 11:24:45 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies ^ | October 17, 2019 | Mike Davis
    There is growing and bipartisan alarm among Americans about the “bad acts” of Big Tech companies. For far too long, Big Tech has gotten away with profiting from human trafficking, revenge-porn, the opioid epidemic and drug addiction, terrorism, and other forms of human misery, while engaging in egregious business practices like snooping, spying, political bias against conservatives, employee abuses, and anticompetitive conduct. Big Tech has engaged in this deplorable conduct largely free from any real oversight from Republicans or Democrats in Washington. That’s not surprising, especially if you understand the ways of the DC Swamp. Big Tech is “feeding chickens”...
  • A neighbor charged in shooting rampage at Northwest Side condo building left two chilling notes

    10/17/2019 11:17:48 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 13 replies
    The Chicago Tribune ^ | October 15, 2019 | Megan Crepeau and Katherine Rosenberg-Douglas
    A man facing eviction from his Northwest Side condo building went on a deadly rampage over the weekend, killing four people in a neighboring apartment as they sat down for dinner before hunting down another neighbor and shooting her in the back of the head as she fled, Cook County prosecutors alleged Monday. Police later found two chilling notes written in Polish in Krysztof Marek’s apartment in the Dunning neighborhood. “Tomorrow!! No Mercy Without any stupid hesitation!!!” prosecutors said one read in part. After prosecutors laid out the dramatic details Monday in the Leighton Criminal Court Building, Judge John Fitzgerald...

    10/17/2019 11:05:34 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 8 replies ^ | by Eric Spracklen October 17, 2019
    FULL TITLE: PART 3: FIELD OPS MANAGER AT CNN: ZUCKER’S 9AM CALLS ARE ‘BULHS---;’ “WE’RE TOTALLY LEFT-LEANING…(BUT) WE DON’T WANT TO ADMIT IT” ======================================================= Manager of Field Operations at CNN Patrick Davis Complains “We Could Be So Much Better Than What We Are.” “I Haven’t Listened to a 9AM (Rundown) Call in About 15 Years…Just, I Can’t Listen to It,” Explains Davis, “It’s All Just a Bunch of Bullshit.” Field Production Supervisor at CNN Gerald Sisnette: “The Only Way This Will Go Away is When He (Trump) Dies. Hopefully Soon.” “They Sold Themselves to the Devil. It’s, It’s Sad.” Laments...
  • Vintage Photos of New York City During the 1890s

    10/17/2019 11:03:30 AM PDT · by NRx · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10-20-2018 | Yesterday Today
    Scenes from New York City in the 1890's. (appx 10 mins)

    10/17/2019 11:00:00 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 86 replies
    Infowars ^ | 10/17/19
    Nancy Pelosi and Joe Biden made some unusually strange remarks in the days before President Trump attends a rally in Dallas, Texas. For starters, during the recent Democratic debate, Biden strangely said “what I think is important is we focus on why it’s so important we remove this man [Trump] from office on the 17th…” before stopping himself mid-sentence. Trump’s rally in Dallas, Texas is scheduled for the 17th. Furthermore, Pelosi, who was acting strange during a Thursday morning press conference, showed off her orange ammunition bracelet during a press conference. It’s worth pointing out that ammunition is generally not...
  • Cath Cauc:Did Synod Leader Cdl. Hummes Invite a Pro-Infanticide Communist Politician to the Vatican?

    10/17/2019 10:56:48 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 2 replies
    Church Militant ^ | October 17, 2019 | Jules Gomes
    [Catholic Caucus] Did Synod Leader Cdl. Hummes Invite a Pro-Infanticide Communist Politician to the Vatican? VATICAN ( - Evidence shows that Cdl. Claudio Hummes, leader of the Amazon Synod, along with other Catholic officials may have invited a communist group led by a pro-infanticide politician to the Vatican. Jandira Feghali took part in the Vatican meeting Communist deputies from opposition parties in Brazil's parliament, led by a pro-infanticide politician from the Communist Party of Brazil, have spent four days at the Vatican attempting to influence synod proceedings at a little-known meeting. Deputy Helder Salomăo, from the Brazilian Workers Party, stated that the...