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  • Mayor Proposes Cutting 614 Positions From Chicago PD If Federal Stimulus Doesn’t Get Approved

    10/22/2020 6:57:21 PM PDT · by robowombat · 13 replies
    Police Tribune ^ | Oct 22, 2020 6 pm ct | Holly Matkin
    Mayor Proposes Cutting 614 Positions From Chicago PD If Federal Stimulus Doesn’t Get Approved Holly Matkin Chicago, IL – Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot has proposed a budget plan that includes eliminating over 600 positions within the city’s police department as part of an effort to offset the unprecedented $1.2 billion shortfall anticipated for next year. Lightfoot said that eliminating 1,921 vacant positions within city government would save a total of $106 million, WBBM reported. Over half of the jobs she plans to slash would be tied to the Chicago Police Department (CPD), which would see a loss of 614 positions...
  • President Trump Cuts Interview Short, ... 60 Minutes ... Correspondent 'Extremely Hostile'

    10/22/2020 6:43:33 PM PDT · by topher · 3 replies
    Sarah Palin.com ^ | 21-Oct-2020 | Staff
    President Trump recalled his interview with “60 Minutes” correspondent Lesley Stahl was “fake and biased,” according to Fox News. I am pleased to inform you that, for the sake of accuracy in reporting, I am considering posting my interview with Lesley Stahl of 60 Minutes, PRIOR TO AIRTIME! This will be done so that everybody can get a glimpse of what a FAKE and BIASED interview is all about… — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 20, 2020 “I am pleased to inform you that, for the sake of accuracy in reporting, I am considering posting my interview with Lesley Stahl...
  • With time running out, Trump to launch attacks on Biden's family at debate

    10/22/2020 6:00:49 PM PDT · by Mariner · 18 replies
    reuters via Yahoo ^ | October 22nd, 2020 | Trevor Hunnicutt and Jeff Mason
    NASHVILLE (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump is expected to come out swinging in Thursday's final presidential debate with Democratic rival Joe Biden to try to close a gap in opinion polls before an election 12 days away. Trump needs to score some hits in the televised encounter to steady a campaign that is struggling, in part due to his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, which has killed more than 221,000 people in the United States. Trump, a Republican, trails former vice president Biden significantly in national polls ahead of Election Day, Nov. 3, though the contest is much tighter...
  • Overheard in debate room from a well-known correspondent from a leading anti-Trump network

    10/22/2020 5:24:06 PM PDT · by cotton1706 · 103 replies
    Twitter.com ^ | 10/22/20 | Jack Prosobiec
    “It’s going to be a long 2nd term”
  • Emails threatening Florida voters to "vote for Trump or else!" linked to overseas servers

    10/22/2020 5:19:57 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 12 replies
    cbsnews.com ^ | October 21, 2020 | Melissa Quinn, Stefan Becket and Graham Kates
    Dozens of voters in a heavily Democratic county in Florida and across several states reported receiving emails on Tuesday purporting to come from a right-wing group threatening to "come after" them unless they vote for President Trump. But an examination of the messages, which are now under investigation by state and federal authorities, shows they were sent via servers located overseas, raising questions about their origin amid concerns about voter intimidation just two weeks before Election Day.
  • Jill Biden says Americans ‘don’t want to hear about’ Hunter-Joe deals (Video)

    10/22/2020 5:17:52 PM PDT · by blueyon · 45 replies
    New Yok Post ^ | Oct 22, 2020 | By Ebony Bowden
    Jill Biden was allowed to brush off The Post’s bombshell reporting on son Hunter Biden’s business dealings as “smears” and “distractions” in a softball interview on “The View” — even as evidence mounted that her husband, Democratic nominee Joe Biden, was heavily involved. In an interview on the ABC daytime talk show on Wednesday, the former second lady did not deny the allegations that her scandal-scarred stepson tried to leverage his family connections to land lucrative deals with overseas executives. But she also insisted the American people didn’t care about the Biden family’s murky deals with energy companies in Ukraine...
  • LIVE: Hunter Biden ex-associate Tony Bobulinski holds presser (7 pm EST)

    10/22/2020 3:53:29 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 424 replies
    Video
  • Biden Whistleblower Emails: Chinese Energy Company Gave $5 Million Non-Secured, Forgivable Loan to Biden ‘Family’

    10/22/2020 3:23:18 PM PDT · by Mount Athos · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/22/2020 | MATTHEW BOYLE
    A 2017 email from a top official with a Chinese energy firm, provided by a whistleblower to U.S. Senate investigators, demonstrates the terms of an agreement included officials with the firm giving a $5 million non-secured, forgivable loan to the Biden “family.” “In a way, this would give CEFC greater leverage over the Biden family than simply giving them a gift or bribe because if they were dissatisfied with what the Bidens were doing they could ask for their money back,” Schweizer told Breitbart News when asked about the arrangement upon the public release of Bobulinski’s emails. The email also...
  • Trump Supporters in Puerto Rico Hold Caravan

    10/22/2020 3:21:17 PM PDT · by Ebenezer · 6 replies
    (Translation) San Juan, Oct. 18 (EFE).- Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump in Puerto Rico held this Sunday a caravan throughout [the capital] San Juan to show their endorsement for a second term, despite the [island's] residents being unable to vote in [the] November 3 [presidential] election while being U.S. citizens. Since July 25, 1952, Puerto Rico defines itself as a U.S. Commonwealth, a status that confers some autonomy thanks to its own constitution but leaves under Washington's control certain matters such as borders, defense, diplomatic relations, or currency. Puerto Ricans [in the island] cannot vote for President because, according...
  • This article from a GOP congressional candidate about the "New Republican Party" mentions Reagan, H.W. Bush, and Tim Scott. It does not mention Trump once. Why is that, @CawthornforNC?

    10/22/2020 3:09:44 PM PDT · by rintintin · 26 replies
    Allum Bokhari @LibertarianBlue ^ | Oct 22 2020 | Allum Bokhari @LibertarianBlue
    Allum Bokhari @LibertarianBlue This article from a GOP congressional candidate about the "New Republican Party" mentions Reagan, H.W. Bush, and Tim Scott. It does not mention Trump once. Why is that, @CawthornforNC ? Quote Tweet Madison Cawthorn @CawthornforNC US House candidate, NC-11 · 1h Read my Op-Ed about how the Republican Party needs to change to be effective in the future. This country deserves to have a party that stands fo
  • My Vote Project? vote buying? “Non Partisan”

    10/22/2020 2:57:21 PM PDT · by JudgemAll · 12 replies
    My Vote Project ^ | Today | https://myvoteproject.com/
    Not sure how they got my number to text me about a party with free food to promote voting. Sounds very fishy to me.
  • NEW: Senate investigators Seek Hunter Biden Records

    10/22/2020 2:49:59 PM PDT · by dynachrome · 27 replies
    CBS Twitter ^ | 10-22-20 | Catherine herridge (CBS)
    NEW: Senate Investigators seek Hunter Biden records, according to October 21 letter, addressed to team of lawyers. Deadline October 23. “According to recent reports that published emails allegedly from your client’s laptop, the Committees have identified your client as an individual involved in one or more of these business arrangements or financial transactions. As part of the ongoing efforts to validate + verify the information in those emails, the Committees request that your client provide all records related to any of your client’s business dealings—including, but not limited, to bank records, wire transfers, account balances, gifts, business transactions, travel records—with...
  • BOMBSHELL: Hunter Biden Email Names Kamala Harris, Others as Key Contacts for 'Joint Venture' With China Energy Co.

    10/22/2020 2:30:06 PM PDT · by yoe · 44 replies
    PJ Media ^ | October 22, 2020 | Bryan Preston
    Anyone see Ms. Harris in Asheville, N.C. yesterday? Her audience was sparse and she put this POTUS down with untruths...apparently the phrase "he hasn't grown into the job...." has a focus panel's brilliant thumb print. I thik folks are pretty tired of the bitterness and hate, and Kam. didn't relieve them.... "The emails purported to be Hunter Biden’s on that abandoned laptop have been verified by one recipient. They’re real and they’re spectacularly damning, according to Tony Bobulinski, a former business partner of Hunter Biden."Another email begs for answers from Joe Biden’s vice-presidential running mate, Sen. Kamala
  • The Existential Questions of 2020

    10/22/2020 2:23:17 PM PDT · by PoliticallyShort · 4 replies
    The American Mind ^ | 10/07/20 | The Editors
    The greatest question of all concerning 2020 is whether we as a nation still have a desire to settle questions on their merits, by way of representative government, at the ballot box, or whether we wish to be a country where force and coercion rules—and where a permanent political class rules no matter who you vote for, and pulls out all the stops to make extra sure. The last four years have seen much of the bipartisan Washington establishment act as wild-eyed conspiracy theorists, while engaging in first a surreptitious, and now an open conspiracy to ensure the 2020 presidential...
  • Difference Between El Paso's Old Border Wall And New Border Wall System

    10/22/2020 2:08:05 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 4 replies
    Youtube ^ | 10/21/20 | Julio Rosas
    Check out the wall in El Paso, Texas https://youtu.be/j7YNSbz2LEI 
  • Google Censorship of Search Suggestion "Fauci AZT" - Why does little DuckDuckGo Suggest It?

    10/22/2020 2:03:35 PM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 9 replies
    Freep | 10/22/2020 | Charles
    I'm listening to an author who has been banned by Amazon and YouTube, E. Michael Jones. He's big in the original thinking biz, really, just reading anyone who's anyone and collating the results. He talks about Oligarchs being in charge of what we think.At a certain video interview, culturewars.com/podcasts/logos-rising-on-the-friday-farcast, queued to about 19 minutes, you can't link, Jones is banned on YouTube. So, Dr Jones is talking about how science has co-opted ultimate reality. He's asking how Anthony Fauci still is in charge after some scandal or debacle he was apparently responsible for, foisting something called AZT onto poor AIDS...
  • LIVE Final Presidential Debate 10/22/20 8 PM CENTRAL

    10/22/2020 1:57:09 PM PDT · by Spirit of Liberty · 3,017 replies
    Commission on Presidential Debates ^ | 10/22/20 | Spirit of Liberty
    Debate is scheduled for 8:00 PM Central, which is 9:00 PM Eastern. Not sure if Mountain and Pacific will show live or not.
  • President Trump plans to bring Hunter Biden associate Tony Bobulinski as guest to debate

    10/22/2020 1:36:51 PM PDT · by PrinceOfCups · 5 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10/22/2020 | By John Roberts, Brooke Singman | Fox News
    President Trump is expected to bring former Hunter Biden associate Tony Bobulinski as his guest to the final presidential debate Thursday night, Fox News has learned.
  • Staring Into the Abyss - Fr. Ed Meeks Sounds the Alarm

    10/22/2020 1:27:46 PM PDT · by JeepersFreepers · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 10/11/20 | Fr. Ed Meeks
    This is a link to a critically important message regarding “Catholic” Joe Biden. It is delivered by Fr. Ed Meeks showing point-by-point how diametrically opposed Joe Biden, along with the Democratic party, is to the clear teachings of the Church (and Bible). He speaks to Catholics, but this is one of the clearest messages delineating what the “Abyss” really looks like. His message is critically important to ALL Christians. Keep in mind you won’t hear this from the controlling liberal leftist media, or from the leftist debate moderators, so it is extremely important to quickly spread the word to others.
  • Burt Bacharach, singing and rallying Florida seniors for Biden, doesn’t hold back on Trump. ‘I can’t stand this man.’

    10/22/2020 1:24:33 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 83 replies
    Shun Sentinel ^ | 10/16/2020 | Anthony Man
    Burt Bacharach, taking to the political stage at age 92, is using song, reminiscences and commentary on current events to rally Florida seniors to vote for Joe Biden. He didn’t hold back in a Zoom video conference on Thursday evening. Bacharach thinks President Donald Trump is dangerous and must be defeated.