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  • [Cath Cauc] Former Honduran Ambassador’s Wife Speaks of Cardinal’s Alleged Role in Mismanaged Fund

    05/23/2018 10:55:45 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 2 replies
    National Catholic Register ^ | May 22, 2018 | Edward Pentin
    The widow of a former dean of the Vatican diplomatic corps has called on Pope Francis to intervene after she lost her life savings with a fund manager recommended to her by one of the Pope’s chief advisers. Martha Alegria Reichmann, the widow of Alejandro Valladares who was Honduran ambassador to the Holy See for 22 years, alleges she and her husband were advised in 2012 by Cardinal Oscar Rodriguez Maradiaga, the archbishop of Tegucigalpa, to make the investment with London-based investor Youssry Henien.  But Henien then disappeared with all their life savings.
  • Phoenix Mayor Gives La Raza Ally $2.4 Mil Before Leaving to Run for Congress

    05/22/2018 11:30:31 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 19 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | May 22, 2018
    Before resigning to run for Congress, the mayor of America’s fifth-largest city gave a political open-borders ally millions of taxpayer dollars to complete a job in an area it suspiciously has zero experience in. Under the shady deal, the radical La Raza group Promise Arizona (PAZ) will receive $2.4 million from the city of Phoenix to conduct “Business Assistance” during construction of a light rail extension. Some Phoenix City Hall insiders believe it’s a payoff by the outgoing mayor, Greg Stanton, to support his upcoming congressional run. Stanton, who will resign on May 29 , and PAZ Director Petra Falcon...
  • FBI scandal bigger than Watergate? -- Could be, and the dishonest press....

    05/21/2018 7:38:35 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 69 replies
    Fox News ^ | 5/21/2018 | Douglas MacKinnon
    President Trump is correct. If an FBI -- or any “Deep State” -- informant was embedded within his campaign for the express purpose of spying on it, that would be a scandal “Bigger than Watergate.” Bigger and much more chilling. Over the course of the last two years, I have communicated with current and former government employees who told me that a number of operatives at various three-letter agencies have been actively working to undermine first the presidential campaign of Donald J. Trump, and then his presidency. Most of them are Obama appointees. All of them doing so for political...
  • Obama Only Implanted Spy in Trump Campaign to ‘Protect’ Him

    05/21/2018 12:09:01 PM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 16 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 05/21/18 | Judi McLeod
    Thanks to Obama’s Dirty Works Department people no longer trust the FBI and other intelligence agencies Sneaky, self-appointed ‘Resistance Leader’ Barack Hussein Obama must have been choking on his shaved ice or whatever else he was slurping around noon today when radio giant Rush Limbaugh dug up and re-broadcast his words about Donald Trump “whining” about being spied on. What Obama had to say about Trump’s spying complaints, just three weeks before he was elected president, is particularly significant as Obama’s words on October 18, 2016 were the first— last and only words to date—on the Spying on Donald Trump...
  • Breaking! President Trump calls for meeting with Rod Rosenstein and Chris Wray at WH at 3PM EST

    05/21/2018 11:31:42 AM PDT · by Proud White Trump Supporter · 122 replies
    Jonathan Karl Twitter ^ | May 21, 2018 | Jonathan Karl
    ABC News has learned President Trump will meet today at the White House with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein and FBI Director Christopher Wray. The meeting is scheduled for 3pm. I'm told this "demand" will be a topic of discussion ...
  • What Obama and his political Choom gang did was far worse than Watergate

    05/21/2018 9:17:05 AM PDT · by centurion316 · 24 replies
    Washington Times ^ | May 21, 2018 | Charles Hurt
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  • [Catholic Caucus] Three Gone. The "C9" Keeps Falling To Pieces

    05/20/2018 3:20:41 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 1 replies
    L'Espresso ^ | May 20, 2018 | Sandro Magister
    When Jorge Mario Bergoglio set it up. six months after his election as pope, it seemed like the beginning of a revolution: a council made up of eight cardinals from five continents, with the task of helping the pope in the reform of the curia and above all in the “governance of the universal Church.”And instead, after five years and twenty-four summits with Francis, the curia is more derelict than ever, the universal Church is in a state of confusion, and this council of cardinals is in pieces. An unflinching photograph of the current pontificate, which deserves an enlargement.*Meanwhile the...
  • John Brennan’a Latest Cryptic Tweet Has People Asking ‘Is This a Threat to Trump?’

    05/20/2018 1:34:00 PM PDT · by Proud White Trump Supporter · 109 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | May 20, 2018 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    Former CIA Director-turned-Twitter-troll, John Brennan sent out a cryptic tweet on Sunday quoting Cicero which had many wondering if he sent out a thinly veiled threat to Trump.
  • Venezuela's Maduro eyes second term despite economic crisis

    05/20/2018 1:07:49 PM PDT · by RedMonqey · 28 replies
    AFP ^ | 20 MAY 2018 | Gianrigo Marletta
    Venezuelans, reeling under a devastating economic crisis, began voting Sunday in an election boycotted by the opposition and condemned by much of the international community but expected to hand deeply unpopular President Nicolas Maduro a new mandate. Maduro, the political heir to the late leftist firebrand Hugo Chavez, has presided over an implosion of once wealthy oil producer Venezuela's economy since taking office in 2013. Hyperinflation, food and medicine shortages, rising crime and broken water, power and transportation networks have sparked violent unrest, and left Maduro with a 75-percent disapproval rating.
  • The Deep State Is Real, And Much Bigger Than You Know

    05/20/2018 5:43:53 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 57 replies ^ | March 20, 2018 | Derek Hunter
    I used to be a doubter who would cringe, just a little, at any mention of “the deep state.” I admit it, it all seemed a little far-fetched to me that there was this cabal of careerists conspiring from within the government to harm President Donald Trump when I first heard it. I never doubted there were individuals doing it, but a wide net of conspirators seemed like something out of a bad movie more than anything that could actually happen in the United States. I was wrong, very wrong, the deep state is real. But there is much more...
  • A question I have not seen asked about Hillary's server...

    05/20/2018 5:21:14 AM PDT · by Trteamer · 28 replies
    Trteamer | 5/20/2018 | Trteamer
    So if Hillary claims to not have used her personal server for classified documents, what server did she use? Have the e-mails on that server been looked at? Just wondering because I don't recall that subject being brought up...
  • Weekly Update: Mueller Hypocrisy Exposed By Podesta Docs Release

    05/19/2018 9:32:38 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 14 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | May 18, 2018 | Tm Fitton
    Top Hillary Aide John Podesta Records Released – Show Ties to Podesta Group Arizona Border Ranchers Live in Fear as Illegal Immigration Crisis Worsens Top Hillary Aide John Podesta Records Released – Show Ties to Podesta Group Those of us who have been watching the Mueller Circus avoid the real collusion with Russia are no longer surprised when we see even more hypocrisy oozing from the Swamp. Consider: We just uncovered new documents from the U.S. Department of State showing the Podesta Group working on behalf of the pro-Russia Ukrainian political group “Party of Regions.” The documents also show...
  • Code Red: The Coming Eruption

    05/19/2018 8:18:58 AM PDT · by adingdangdoo · 61 replies
    American Thinker ^ | May 19, 2018 | David Prentice
    One of the incredible stories du jour is the latest phase of the Hawaiian volcano. I have seen that volcano many times. It’s truly amazing. The desolation it can cause is incomprehensible. There are places where you can see immense vistas that have been devastated... The volcanic activity has recently increased...It’s awesome and unsettling. Code red. That’s the official designation for what’s happening. Code Red. It’s about to blow. But I’m speaking of the leftist cabal, not Kilauea. The Democratic/media complex is about to get worse than it has before. Soon. That’s hard to believe, but just watch. Yes, they...
  • Frisco Hospice Executive Admits Role in Overdosing Patients to Maximize Profits

    05/18/2018 11:13:17 AM PDT · by DFG · 15 replies
    NBC DFW ^ | 05/17/2018 | Scott Gordon
    A former executive of a North Texas hospice on Thursday admitted her role in an alleged $60 million scheme that included overdosing patients to "hasten their deaths," according to a court document. Melanie Murphey, operations director for Novus Health Services in Frisco, pleaded guilty to federal health-care fraud charges. She faces up to ten years in prison. She is expected to testify against 15 others involved in the alleged conspiracy, including Novus’ owner Bradley Harris and his wife Amy. In court documents detailing her crime, Murphey said she was the "go-between" between Bradley Harris and five nurses and five doctors...
  • Time to Stop Comparing CIA/FBI Coup Attempt to Watergate Nothing Like This Has Happened Before

    05/18/2018 5:33:07 AM PDT · by Chickensoup · 50 replies
    self | 05.18.18 | chickensoup
    Time to Stop Comparing CIA/FBI Coup Attempt to Watergate Nothing Like This Has Happened Before. It is minimizing to call it "Like Watergate" and that is what the MSM and the Deep State want to do. Call it the CIA/FBI Coup Attempt. That is what it is. Name the truth, that the Deep State with their Dogs in the Weaponized CIA/FBI and don't forget the IRS, have been working to undermine this country and its people. These are treasonous, seditious acts. They deserve to be judged with the full force of our Constitutional law and severe punishment needs to be...
  • Michael Avenatti hobnobs with CNN's Don Lemon at Hampton's Soiree

    05/17/2018 10:20:45 AM PDT · by Conserv · 11 replies
    Avenatti is shown yucking up with CNN's Don Lemon and Errol Louis, as well as with CNN's "conservative" commentator Margaret Hoover. Twitter pic at link.
  • Trump Tweet regarding FBI spy

    05/17/2018 5:02:14 AM PDT · by McGruff · 41 replies
    Twitter ^ | 17 May 2018 | Donald Trump
    Wow, word seems to be coming out that the Obama FBI “SPIED ON THE TRUMP CAMPAIGN WITH AN IMBEDDED INFORMANT.” Andrew McCarthy says, “There’s probably no doubt that they had at least one confidential informant in the campaign.” If so, this is bigger than Watergate! 7:56 AM - 17 May 2018
  • Inspector General Horowitz Submits Draft Report of Clinton Email Investigation For Principal Review…

    05/16/2018 6:13:07 PM PDT · by Beave Meister · 41 replies
    The Conservative Tree House ^ | 5/16/2018 | sundance
    Inspector General Michael Horowitz has submitted the “Draft Report” of his OIG investigation to the principals involved. The IG investigation encompasses the FBI and DOJ conduct during the 2015/2016 Hillary Clinton investigation. The Draft Report encompasses the findings. The Draft Report review is the last review phase prior to the Final report being released. The Draft Report review allows the principals to provide input on the facts identified and outlined within the draft. Responses from the principals about the facts outlined in the draft report are then reviewed, cleared for addition if appropriate, and included in the Final Report. The...
  • Federal lawsuit filed to block Obama library construction

    05/15/2018 10:41:09 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 25 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | May 15, 2018 | Bradford Richardson
    Activists filed a federal lawsuit Monday to block construction of the Obama Presidential Center on Chicago’s historic public parklands. Protect Our Parks Inc. accused organizers of an “institutional bait and switch” by initially advertising the center as the 44th president’s official library. “In August 2016, the City and the Park District publically announced that the Obama Presidential Library, promised to include all of the former President’s official records, would be built in Jackson Park,” the lawsuit reads. “Then, in May 2017, after the Defendants’ public announcement that a true ‘Presidential Library’ would be built, the Obamas did an about face...
  • Sen. Ted Cruz Says Silicon Valley ‘Poses Real and Present Danger’ to American Democracy

    05/15/2018 12:56:19 AM PDT · by a little elbow grease · 16 replies ^ | 5/14/18 | Allum Bokhari
    Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) warned against the unchecked power of big tech during an exclusive interview with Breitbart News Sunday, recommending that America “looks at all the tools we have to protect free speech and prevent[s] the Internet from becoming a vehicle for censorship.” “The nexus of power in media has moved from New York City to Silicon Valley,” Cruz told host Breitbart News Deputy Political Editor Amanda House. “At this point, a handful of companies enjoy power that famed publisher William Randolph Hearst, at the height of yellow journalism, could never have imagined.” “We’ve heard reports from whistleblowers of...