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  • Trump Is Keeping FBI Director Comey

    01/24/2017 7:03:40 AM PST · by blam · 53 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 1-24-2017 | Tyler Durden
    January 24,2017 The F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, told his top agents from around the country that he had been asked by President Trump to stay on the job running the federal government’s top law enforcement agency, The New York Times reports, according to people familiar with the matter. The political fallout from this decision will make the news cycle buzz today, since Hillary Clinton, the mainstream media, and many Democrats blame Mr. Comey for her defeat, and it is not clear whether she would have kept him on had she won. But a decision to retain Mr. Comey would...
  • DNC Chairman Candidates Bash Whites at DNC Forum

    01/24/2017 6:10:44 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 11 replies
    Truth Revolt ^ | 1/24/2017 | Mark Tapson
    DNC Chairman Candidates Bash Whites at DNC Forum These are the people who want to lead the Democratic Party. 1.24.2017 News Mark Tapson In an event at Georgetown University Monday night moderated by MSNBC’s Joy Ann Reid, candidates competing for chairman of the Democratic National Committee met to discuss what went wrong with the Party in 2016. Apparently their conclusion is that they didn't bash white people enough. The seven candidates are: Muslim Brotherhood shill Rep. Keith Ellison; Jehmu Greene, a former Fox News analyst; South Carolina Democratic Party Chair Jaime Harrison; Sally Boynton Brown, the executive director of Idaho’s...
  • President Trump is having an EXCELLENT first working day!

    01/23/2017 9:52:00 PM PST · by vannrox · 15 replies
    Above Top Secret ^ | 22JAN17 | unknown
    Think about what has happened in just one day. You had all this doom and gloom about crowd size from the media and today: President Trump met with Executives like Elon Musk and talked about tax reform. President Trump made liberals look silly by meeting with union bosses. Obama was supposed to be a friend to workers but barely met with these people. Trump had them in the Oval office clapping and then coming out and praising Trump. THINK ABOUT THE OPTICS! These people represent millions of workers in places like Michigan, Wisconsin and Pennsylvania. The Democrats are in deep...
  • Trump defied the polls, press and pundits to win White House

    01/22/2017 6:26:06 PM PST · by MAKOTHEDOG · 4 replies
    New York Post ^ | January 22, 2017 | Michael Goodwin
    His slogan, Make America Great Again, was so in-your-face that there was no mistaking its meaning. It was nationalist and populist, and the fact that those ideas offended the tender sensibilities of the political and media elite was a bonus. Trump’s no-bulls–t approach struck a deep chord in the hearts of Americans who felt abandoned by both political parties and their government.
  • All your safe space are belong to us.

    01/22/2017 4:13:41 PM PST · by moonhawk · 19 replies
    Biz Pac Review ^ | Scott Morefield
    Are you ready to shred some safe spaces? If you’re familiar with classic memes, you’ll likely recognize the theme upon which this video is based. “All your base are belong to us” is a broken English (“Engrish”) phrase found in the opening cutscene of the 1992 European release of the Mega Drive port of the 1989 arcade video game Zero Wing which became a popular Internet meme. The quote is included in the European version of the game, which features poor English translations of the original Japanese version.
  • The Man Who Filmed Hillary Clinton Losing Her Balance Hailed as a Hero at Event Celebrating Trump

    01/22/2017 9:19:45 AM PST · by Katya · 148 replies
    Cosmopolitan Magazine ^ | 01/21/17 | Tess Koman
    Friday night's DeploraBall — hosted by Gays for Trump in celebration of his election — promised several special guests, one of whom was introduced as a "hero" and "the man who turned the election around."
  • David Frum: Trump is worst person to take office of President

    01/20/2017 6:29:04 AM PST · by AC Beach Patrol · 87 replies
    Twitter ^ | 1/20/2017 | David Frum
    "The worst human being ever to enter the presidency, and I include all the slaveholders."
  • For Democrats, There Is No Joy - Mighty Hillary Has Struck Out

    01/19/2017 8:54:08 AM PST · by Oldpuppymax · 15 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 1/19/17 | Peggy Ryan
    I tried to write a piece about Meryl Streep’s screed and the ongoing war against a legitimately elected President but I couldn’t make it work, my heart wasn’t in it. Then it hit me, what the hell am I doing? Why am I still revisiting all the horrors of a failed Hillary Clinton campaign? Why even acknowledge her whining supporters, her DOA Democrat party? For God’s sake, it's a new day, we won, ding dong the witch is dead, David kicked Goliath’s butt, its time to pop the champagne cork, not rehash the past. But why was I going to...
  • Russia..Accuses UK, Germany And France Of "Grossly Interfering" In The US Election

    01/18/2017 3:04:31 PM PST · by entropy12 · 14 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | Jan 18, 2017 | Tyler Durden
    Having listened stoically for the past two months to accusations without evidence that Moscow "hacked the US election", and that Hillary's loss was indirectly due to Putin's alleged meddling, which resulted in Obama's expulsion of 35 Russian diplomats, on Wednesday Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov finally snapped, and lashed out at the ongoing US election scapegoating fiasco, saying that leaders and top officials from the UK, Germany, and France have “grossly interfered” in US internal affairs, “campaigned” for Hillary Clinton, and openly “demonized” Donald Trump.
  • For Fun... Let Us Remember that Great Feeling We Had November 9th, 2016

    01/17/2017 11:44:59 AM PST · by johnk · 49 replies
    GVID ^ | 11/9/2016 | unknown
    ... just let the joy roll over your again... we did it !
  • PROJECT VERITAS - Busted Democrats Caught Cheating 2017 - Election "Judge" Corruption

    01/17/2017 7:09:36 AM PST · by johnk · 8 replies
    Project Veritas ^ | 1/16/2017 | James O'Keefe
    Published on Jan 16, 2017 Busted Democrats Caught Cheating 2016 | Project Veritas. James O'Keefe does it again to uncover cheating in America.
  • Jim Brown: Trump Won 'Fair and Square' - 'I'm Going to Support Him as President'

    01/16/2017 3:51:22 PM PST · by davikkm · 52 replies
    NFL Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown does not believe President-elect Donald Trump to be an “illegitimate president.” He said Monday on Fox Business Network’s “Varney & Co.” that Trump won the election “fair and square,” and he will be supporting Trump even though he backed Hillary Clinton for president.
  • Leaked Audio - Libs Planning to Blockade Trump Inauguration, Disrupt, Crash DeploraBall

    01/15/2017 7:52:02 PM PST · by gaijin · 147 replies
    BlackPilled, YouTube Channel ^ | January 16th, 2017 | BlackPilled
    Five minutes of audio detail massive leftist plans to blockade Trump Inauguration approach routes. Lefties cheer plans for unpermitted marches involving McPherson Square, Washington Circle and other DC locations. Planners detail food, portapotties, puppets, a truck full of dancers (mention draws huge cheers). Planners detail crashing the DeploraBall, disrupting movements of Mike Pence.
  • Mad As HELL!

    01/14/2017 4:06:38 PM PST · by vannrox · 20 replies
    Bloomberg Publications' Articles and Graphs via Chris Martenson via via Zerohedge ^ | 15JAN17 | Bloomberg Publications' Article and Graphs via Chris Martenson via via Tyler Durd
    Submitted by Chris Martenson via, Fair warning, my family just received a 61.5% increase in our healthcare insurance premium of 2017, on top of last year’s 24.8% increase, so I am quite annoyed at the moment.  For my non-US readers, perhaps what follows will interest you as a means of understanding how and why Donald Trump came to be elected President.  I am going to be channeling some of my inner crank today. If you want to understand why Trump won the recent US presidential election, you can't overlook the economic data.  If you do, his victory may...
  • GOP senator [Sasse] slams Trump: 'John Lewis's 'talk' changed the world'

    01/14/2017 8:43:26 AM PST · by WilliamIII · 138 replies
    The Hill ^ | Jan 14 2017 | The Hill
    A Senate Republican is blasting President-elect Donald Trump's criticism of Rep. John Lewis (D-Ga.), praising the lawmaker for his leadership in the civil rights movement in the 1960s. Sen. Ben Sasse (R-Neb.) on Saturday seized on Trump's characterization of Lewis as "All talk, talk, talk - no action," pointing out that his "talk" made a significant contribution in the civil rights movement. "John Lewis and his 'talk' have changed the world," Sasse tweeted.
  • ‘You Focus on the Good’: Women Who Voted for Trump, in Their Own Words

    01/14/2017 5:22:19 AM PST · by jhouston · 70 replies
    New York Times ^ | 01/14/2017 | SUSAN CHIRA
    On Jan. 21, the day after the inauguration, women from all over the country will be rolling into Washington for what promises to be an enormous protest against Donald J. Trump. But millions of women went to the polls for Mr. Trump on Election Day, including, according to surveys, 53 percent of white women. Why did they?
  • Ukraine interfered with 2016 election to help Hillary - coordinated with DNC operative

    01/12/2017 10:05:22 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 9 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01/12/17 | Robert Laurie
    Foreign meddling is bad Point out the inarguable fact that Hillary Clinton was a terrible candidate, and they respond “Russians.” Remind them of her supreme arrogance and overconfidence, and they respond “Russians.” Show them that Hillary ignored the rust belt in favor of spiking the football in Arizona, and they respond “Russians.”
  • WSJ: George Soros Lost $1 Billion After Trump Won

    01/12/2017 6:58:44 AM PST · by blam · 43 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1-12-2017 | Joel B. Pollak
    Joel B. PollakJanuary 12, 2017 The Wall Street Journal reports Thursday that billionaire left-wing financier George Soros lost nearly $1 billion as a result of Donald Trump’s surprise victory in the November 2016 presidential election. The Journal‘s Gregory Zuckerman and Juliet Chung report: Billionaire hedge-fund manager George Soros lost nearly $1 billion as a result of the stock-market rally spurred by Donald Trump’s surprise presidential election. But Stanley Druckenmiller, Mr. Soros’s former deputy who helped Mr. Soros score $1 billion of profits betting against the British pound in 1992, anticipated the market’s recent climb and racked up sizable gains, according...
  • FBI Reportedly Sought FISA Court Warrant To Spy On Trump Campaign Officials

    01/11/2017 11:14:51 PM PST · by tcrlaf · 76 replies
    Zerohedge ^ | 1-12-2017 | Durden
    A new report released today features both the FBI seeking to launch a surveillance operation against an active US presidential campaign, and the ultra-rare case of the FISA courts actually turning down an FBI request to conduct surveillance against somebody. The report, originating at the Guardian, claims that the FBI had sought broad surveillance powers over four high-ranking members of President-elect Donald Trump’s campaign during the election, claiming them to have had contact with Russian officials. The FISA court turned the request down, telling investigators they needed to narrow the request. ADVERTISING Though the four are not directly named in...
  • Critical message for Rush Limbaugh

    01/10/2017 10:35:43 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 29 replies
    Living it for more than 25 years | 10 January 2017 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Rush, you continue pointing out that the Democrats believe Russia had a hand in their defeat at the hands of Donald Trump. We all know that Russia had nothing to do with the election loss for Hillary. More importantly, another country made a concerted effort to sway our elections FOR Hillary and failed miserably, but the Democrats and their attack poodles in the media refuse to investigate and expose Mexico's involvement in our political process. Mexico openly urges its people to support the leftist, liberal side in this country and Mexico advocates here openly side with illegal aliens here to...
  • US move to secure election systems meets criticism

    01/09/2017 9:40:44 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 29 replies
    Associated Press ^ | January 9, 2017 | By TAMI ABDOLLAH
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- A last-minute decision by the Obama administration to designate election systems as critical infrastructure drew intense criticism from state and federal elections organizations on Monday. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced the move Friday with 30 minutes' notice to the National Association of Secretaries of State and U.S. Election Assistance Commission, an independent bipartisan federal agency that develops voluntary voting guidelines and certifies voting systems. Officials at both agencies are criticizing the department for what they said was a failure to work with state officials to fully answer their questions about the designation before making the...
  • Publishers Encounter Political Storms in Turn to the Right (LS "How Trump Won" mentioned)

    01/10/2017 5:33:51 AM PST · by LS · 70 replies
    New York (Gollum) Times ^ | 1/10/2016 | Alexandra Alter
    Milo Yiannopoulos — the infamous internet troll, Donald J. Trump supporter and editor at Breitbart News — has compared Islam unfavorably to cancer, mocked transgender people and suggested that women who are harassed online should stay off the web. Last July, he was permanently barred from Twitter for violating the platform’s rules against hate speech and harassment.
  • Ouch: Clinton Failed Presidential Bid Cost $1.2 Billion

    01/09/2017 5:04:37 PM PST · by Kaslin · 66 replies ^ | January 9, 2017 | Matt Vespa
    It’s a record. Hillary Clinton’s failed presidential run cost $1.2 billion. Trump supporters should have a field day with this final bill, given that Clinton slammed the president-elect for losing a billion dollars during his business career. "What kind of genius loses a billion dollars in a single year?" said the Democratic nominee in October. Well, I guess she can add her name to that list I guess (via NY Post): Hillary Clinton and her supporters spent a record $1.2 billion for her losing presidential campaign — twice as much as the winner, Donald Trump, according to the latest records....
  • Toyota announces $10 billion U.S. investment days after Trump warning

    01/09/2017 9:49:08 AM PST · by StormPrepper · 59 replies
    FoxNews ^ | January 09, 2017
    Chalk up another win for the president-elect? Toyota is set to make a $10 billion capital investment in the U.S. over the next five years, Toyota Motor North America chief executive Jim Lentz said during an interview at the Detroit auto show, Reuters reported.
  • How dare Mr. Trump win the election!

    01/09/2017 9:17:02 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 7 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01/09/17 | Sher Zieve
    With acknowledgement and thanks for the musical Evita: “Oh, what a circus…oh, what a show! The Leftists have gone to town over the [political] death of a woman called Hillary Clinton. They’ve all gone crazy…protesting at night crying all of the way and falling all over themselves to end Trump’s Inaugural Day!” How arrogant of Donald J. Trump to have run against this woman…and won! Why…why…it’s misogynistic for him to have not let her win and means that he’s a racist, anti-Semite woman hater who beats his wife and small animals!!! Doesn’t make sense…right? Then again, when did leftists ever...
  • Dear left: Why don’t you shut up until you get past denial and anger?

    01/09/2017 9:15:09 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 9 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01/09/17 | Herman Cain
    On your long road to acceptance, you're getting awfully annoying Shut up! Your liberal whining and complaining are divisive and sickening A psychologist reminded me on my radio show that the first three levels of grief are denial, anger and finally acceptance. The Democrats, flaming liberals, regular liberals and college snowflakes haven’t gotten past denial and anger combined. That’s the only explanation for irrational attempts to de-legitimize Trump’s presidency.
  • US Intel Report: 'RT & Sputnik Are Being Accused of Doing Journalism'

    01/08/2017 4:02:03 AM PST · by markomalley · 12 replies
    Nearly half of the highly-anticipated US Intelligence Community’s report is dedicated to Sputnik and RT, which are accused of influencing the US public during the 2016 presidential race. Radio Sputnik talked to political commentator and the host of the daily radio newscast "CPR news" Don DeBar.“The interesting thing about this report is that it is only conclusions, not evidence or even a statement of a case. The very beginning of the report says ‘sorry, we can’t show you any of the evidence.’ The case that they make, the conclusions they arrive at are that Sputnik and RT provide platforms for voices other than that coming out of the...
  • Hillary lost because she’s awful, not because of the Russians

    01/08/2017 11:15:02 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 33 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 01/08/18 | Herman Cain
    American voters rejected Hillary because they did not think she would serve them well, and they were correct Supposedly U.S. intelligence believed months before the election that someone in Russia was hacking servers of the Democratic National Committee and the Clinton campaign, and that they were trying to influence the election. One would think this would be a major concern as soon as you knew about it, but it wasn’t until the election was over and Hillary lost that it became the massive emergency they’re now treating it as.
  • (Vanity) Trump's Miracle,A Modest Proposal on Voter Fraud

    11/09/2016 10:11:40 PM PST · by grey_whiskers · 57 replies
    grey_whiskers ^ | Nov 9, 2016 | grey_whiskers
    It's in the bag for Trump. Nobody among the intelligent, sophisticated coastal elites thought he would do it. Final reports differ, but when the smoke clears, it looks like Trump will have over 300 electoral votes -- during an election when most people were expecting a Hillary landslide. It's a stunning rebuke. How did he do it? The Deplorables. Trump won over 50% of white women, and won in every age bracket. As an internet commenter observed, You can only piss on people for so long before they figure out it's not raining. But here's why Trump's victory was a...
  • R.I.P. to the many procedural efforts to stop Donald Trump

    01/07/2017 8:47:12 PM PST · by Innovative · 57 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Jan. 6, 2017 | Aaron Blake
    Donald Trump is now the real, official, actual, no-more-doubt-about-it president-elect of the United States, after Congress certified the results of the electoral college Friday. Not for lack of Democrats' efforts, mind you. House Democrats objected to 10 states' electoral votes being awarded to Trump, but none of them were able to get a senator to join in their objection, as required. Hence, a quixotic effort failed. Again. All along Trump's path to the White House, nearly every political process has featured some kind of effort to thwart him by manipulating the rules and otherwise Doing Whatever It Took to stop him....

    01/07/2017 5:49:18 PM PST · by greeneyes · 27 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 1/2/2016 | greeeyes
    The James Madison Project, a transparency and accountability group, has filed a lawsuit in federal court demanding that several security and intelligence agencies furnish evidence that foreign interests interfered in the November election.
  • WTH?… Intelligence Report that Claims Russia was Behind Trump Win Was Based on Intel from 2012...

    01/07/2017 5:18:30 PM PST · by blueyon · 38 replies
    thegatewaypundit ^ | 01/07/17 | Jim Hoft
    """WTH?… Intelligence Report that Claims Russia was Behind Trump Win Was Based on Intel from 2012 Russian TV""" According to an article overnight from regarding the highly-anticipated declassified US intelligence report information included in the report was published in 2012. The intelligence report was supposed to prove that Russia supported Donald Trump in the recent US election for President, The annex in the [declassified] report contained so-called evidence from Russia Today (RT) that was compiled in December 2012, right after the reelection of Barack Obama. The report focuses on television shows and interviews that took place four years before...
  • Was Friday's declassified report claiming Russian hacking of the 2016 election rigged?

    01/07/2017 5:05:12 PM PST · by Texas Fossil · 36 replies
    Fox News - Opinion ^ | January 07, 2017 | Fred Fleitz
    Friday night, during her last show on Fox News, Megyn Kelly asked former House Intelligence Committee Chairman Pete Hoekstra whether he accepted the conclusion by 17 intelligence agencies in a recently released declassified report that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election and that this interference came at the direction of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Hoekstra gave an answer many viewers of "The Kelly File" did not anticipate. He noted that the declassified report represents the views of only three intelligence agencies, not seventeen. Hoekstra also questioned why the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA)...
  • Democrats Have A White Voter Problem (Religious Illiteracy Too)

    01/07/2017 8:42:53 AM PST · by blam · 39 replies
    BI - Slate ^ | 1-7-2017 | Jamelle Bouie
    Jamelle BouieJanuary 7, 2017 Michael Wear, who led faith outreach efforts for Barack Obama’s 2012 campaign, believes the Democratic Party has a religion problem, and in an interview with the Atlantic , he sketched it out. “[T]here’s a religious illiteracy problem in the Democratic Party,” he said. “It’s tied to the demographics of the country: More 20- and 30-year-olds are taking positions of power in the Democratic Party. They grew up in parts of the country where navigating religion was not important socially and not important to their political careers.” For Wear, the party needs to develop a comfort with...

    01/07/2017 1:21:15 AM PST · by HarleyD · 19 replies
    Associated Press ^ | Jan 7, 2017 | TAMI ABDOLLAH
    Citing increasingly sophisticated cyber bad actors and an election infrastructure that's "vital to our national interests," Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is designating U.S. election systems critical infrastructure, a move that provides more federal help for state and local governments to keep their election systems safe from tampering. "Given the vital role elections play in this country, it is clear that certain systems and assets of election infrastructure meet the definition of critical infrastructure, in fact and in law," Johnson said in a statement Friday. He added: "Particularly in these times, this designation is simply the right and obvious thing...
  • ‘Clinton quite effective at discrediting herself, doesn’t need Putin’s help’ - ex CIA analyst

    01/06/2017 9:38:07 PM PST · by Trump_vs_Evil_Witch · 21 replies
    Russia Today News OP-ED ^ | 7 January 2017 | Russia Today OP-ED
    The main goal of the whole “Russian hacking” US election narrative is a propaganda stunt aimed discrediting Trump by claiming that Russia’s Vladimir Putin personally intervened to discredit Hillary Clinton, retired CIA analyst has told RT. “It’s designed to smear Trump. Because even the language that developed the notion that Vladimir Putin took it upon himself and instructed the intelligence organs in Russia to go out and discredit Hillary Clinton. Hillary Clinton didn’t need any help being discredited, she was quite effective at it herself,” Larry Johnson said. "It was not Vladimir Putin that put the email server in her...
  • [Vanity] The Real Election Hack

    01/06/2017 9:13:45 PM PST · by CurlyDave · 14 replies
    vanity | 01/06/2017 | Vanity
    I just read the DNI report and the bottom line is: DHS assesses that the types of systems Russian actors targeted or compromised were not involved in vote tallying. However, if we remember Jill Stein's recount, the Michigan results show that there was a second entity which "hacked" the election. The Detroit results, with more votes than voters in 70% of the precincts, show that someone clearly hacked the vote tallying equipment. And, that someone, the hacker, was -- the Democrat party.
  • US designates election infrastructure as 'critical'

    01/06/2017 3:46:43 PM PST · by Mariner · 63 replies
    Associated Press ^ | January 6th, 2017 | By TAMI ABDOLLAH
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- Citing increasingly sophisticated cyber bad actors and an election infrastructure that's "vital to our national interests," Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson announced Friday that he's designating U.S. election systems critical infrastructure, a move that provides more federal help for state and local governments to keep their election systems safe from tampering. "Given the vital role elections play in this country, it is clear that certain systems and assets of election infrastructure meet the definition of critical infrastructure, in fact and in law," Johnson said in a statement. He added: "Particularly in these times, this designation is simply...
  • KRUGMAN: The US Is In 'Deeper And More Treacherous Waters Than Even The Pessimists Are Saying'

    01/06/2017 5:59:33 PM PST · by blam · 61 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 1-6-2017 | Bob Bryan
    Bob BryanJanuary 6, 2017 Paul Krugman is at a loss about the future of the Trump presidency, but he's not hopeful. The Nobel-winning economist and New York Times columnist is concerned about possible connections between the president-elect and Russia. "We are, I'd argue, in much deeper and more treacherous waters than even the pessimists are saying," Krugman tweeted Friday. The election of Trump is tainted, Krugman said, because of the FBI's announcement weeks before Election Day regarding its reopened investigation into Hillary Clinton's email server, and because of the Russian hacking of the Democratic National Committee and Clinton campaign chair...
  • Here Is The Intel Report Accusing Putin Of Helping Trump Win By "Discrediting" Hillary Clinton

    01/06/2017 1:20:53 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 167 replies
    Zero Hedge ^ | 01/07/2017
    The farce is complete. One week after a joint FBI/DHS report was released, supposedly meant to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Russia intervened in the US presidential election, and thus served as a diplomatic basis for Obama's expulsion of 35 diplomats, yet which merely confirmed that a Ukrainian piece of malware which could be purchased by anyone, was responsible for spoofing various email accounts including that of the DNC and John Podesta, moments ago US intelligence agencies released a more "authoritative", 25-page report, titled "Assessing Russian Activities and Intentions in Recent US Elections", and which not surprisingly only...
  • Pat Buchanan: Bitter Obama in ‘Despair,’ Leaving With ‘Let’s Wreck the Place’ Attitude

    01/05/2017 10:35:18 AM PST · by ForYourChildren · 44 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 1/4/16 | Pam Key
    Wednesday on Newsmax TV’s “The Steve Malzberg Show,” conservative political commentator and former staffer for Presidents Richard Nixon and Ronald Reagan Pat Buchanan said President Barack Obama was acting with “bitterness” when today at a meeting on Capitol Hill he told Democrats to resist helping Republicans replace his signature legislation, the Affordable Care Act. Buchanan said, “I think what you are seeing here — If that is an accurate report of what he said — Here is a guy who really feels he’s been rejected and repudiated. I’m astonished he’s letting it show like this. As a departing president I...
  • Clapper: No Evidence Russians Changed Votes in Presidential Election...

    01/05/2017 9:14:33 AM PST · by conservativepoet · 109 replies
    Townhall ^ | 1/5/2017 | Katie Pavlich
    Testifying in front of the Senate Armed Services Committee Thursday morning, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper made it clear Russian hacking didn't change the outcome of the 2016 presidential election. "They did not change any vote tallies or anything of that sort," Clapper stated.
  • Trump’s criticism of intelligence on Russia is dividing Hill GOP

    01/04/2017 10:48:54 PM PST · by Innovative · 43 replies
    Washington Post ^ | Jan. 4, 2017 | Karoun Demirjian and Greg Miller
    President-elect Donald Trump’s broadside against the intelligence community is dividing Capitol Hill Republicans, with some ready to pounce on Trump’s skepticism that Russia interfered with the U.S. elections and others urging a more cautious approach. The resulting schism could widen as Congress begins probing the CIA’s charges that Russia intervened in the November elections in an attempt to help Trump, potentially becoming one of the first significant intraparty breaches of the Trump presidency. U.S. critics of Russian President Vladi­mir Putin, such as Sens. John McCain (R-Ariz.) and Lindsey O. Graham (R-S.C.), want to go full-bore on holding Russia to account...
  • Ted Kennedy Secretly Asked Soviets To Intervene In 1984 Elections

    01/04/2017 2:50:23 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 17 replies
    The Federalist ^ | March 10, 2015 | By Sean Davis
    Earlier this week, 47 Republican senators published an open letter informing the leaders of Iran that any nuclear deal with the United States that failed to be approved by the Senate would likely expire in 2017, once President Barack Obama’s term ended. The letter enraged progressives, who immediately began accusing the senators of treason for having the audacity to publish basic constitutional facts about how treaties work. If these progressives want to know what actual treason looks like, they should consult liberal lion Ted Kennedy, who not only allegedly sent secret messages to the Soviets in the midst of the...
  • Donald Trump Casts Doubt on Intelligence Community Over 'So-Called' Russian Hacking

    01/03/2017 8:13:19 PM PST · by Innovative · 46 replies
    ABC News ^ | Jan. 3, 2017 | David Caplan
    Donald Trump continues to remain indignant about claims that Russia is responsible for cyberassaults on the US, taking to Twitter Tuesday night to reiterate his skepticism. In a single tweet, Trump questioned the prevailing notion that Russia has been hacking US entities -- despite 17 U.S. intelligence agencies concluding that top Russian officials helped orchestrate cyberattacks against the Democratic National Committee and members of Hillary Clinton's campaign -- and he also seemed to question the validity of such agencies overall. The president-elect tweeted, "The 'Intelligence' briefing on so-called 'Russian hacking' was delayed until Friday, perhaps more time needed to build...

    01/02/2017 6:19:00 PM PST · by Jet Jaguar · 86 replies ^ | Jan 3, 2017 | Hannity & Assange
    Hannity interviews Assange inside Ecuadorian embassy... Developing... HANNITY: Can you say to the American people, unequivocally, that you did not get this information about the DNC, John Podesta's emails, can you tell the American people 1,000 percent that you did not get it from Russia or anybody associated with Russia? ASSANGE: Yes. We can say, we have said, repeatedly that over the last two months that our source is not the Russian government and it is not a state party... Obama is trying to say that President-elect Trump is not a legitimate President.... Developing...
  • Kicking Money Out of Politics: Trump Boots Koch Brother from Golf Course

    01/02/2017 2:03:54 PM PST · by KeyLargo · 50 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2 Jan 2017 | Katie McHugh
    Kicking Money Out of Politics: Trump Boots Koch Brother from Golf Course Katie McHugh 2 Jan 20172 President-elect Donald Trump told a critical biographer and guest of billionaire David Koch to leave his West Palm Beach golf course on New Year’s Eve, forcing Koch to leave with him. Trump’s gesture was another slight against the pro-amnesty, pro-“free trade” billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch, who opposed Trump during the Republican primary season and refused to help him during the general election. It also signals Trump will not necessarily play nice with the GOP political establishment and Beltway right. The Kochs...
  • ‘That’s never happened’: Button maker sells out of Trump merch

    01/02/2017 11:53:36 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 25 replies
    The New York Post ^ | January 2, 2017 | Carl Campanile
    <p>The president-elect is a source of fascination to Americans who can’t get enough of Donald Trump-related merchandise, according to one vendor.</p> <p>Mort Berkowitz, who has been selling campaign buttons for more than 40 years, said he has sold out of Trump watches, and inaugural buttons are going as fast as he can make them.</p>
  • How George Soros Destroyed The Democratic Party

    01/01/2017 3:45:37 PM PST · by blam · 34 replies
    Front Page Mag ^ | Daniel Greenfield
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