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  • <s>Robert</s>Beto O'Rourke Calls For Removal of Confederate Plaque [ed]

    11/27/2018 3:32:30 PM PST · by C19fan · 146 replies
    Newsweek ^ | November 27, 2018 | Alexandra Hutzler
    Beto O’Rourke is calling for the removal of a controversial Confederate plaque hanging in the Texas State Capitol building, tweeting on Tuesday to “take it down today.” The plaque contains the Children of the Confederacy’s creed, which is a statement that pledges “to study and teach the truths of history (one of the most important of which is, that the War between the States was not a rebellion, nor was its underlying cause to sustain slavery).”
  • Plunge in Clinton Foundation donations fuels GOP scrutiny amid DOJ probe

    11/26/2018 2:11:59 PM PST · by Oldeconomybuyer · 20 replies
    FOX News ^ | November 26, 2018 | By Brooke Singman
    Newly released tax documents showing a plunge in Clinton Foundation donations after Hillary Clinton’s 2016 presidential election defeat have fueled long-standing Republican allegations of possible “pay-to-play” transactions at the organization, amid a Justice Department probe covering foundation issues. The tax filings, which were made public this month, show the Clinton Foundation pulled in $62.9 million in 2016, but only $26.6 million the following year, representing a nearly 58 percent drop. Tax documents for 2018 are not yet available. A spokesman for the foundation told The New York Post, which first reported the figures, that they “anticipated a decline” in 2017...
  • Dan Bongino Presentation of “Spygate”…

    11/23/2018 6:24:44 PM PST · by bitt · 33 replies
    CONSERVATIVE TREEHOUSE ^ | 11/23/2018 | SUNDANCE
    Dan Bongino delivers speech about “Spygate” during David Horowitz Freedom Center Restoration Weekend 2018. His presentation outlines how the big threads all connect to weave a very specific conspiracy. Great presentation: One of the key points Bongino highlights is how none of the paper-trail; nothing about the substance of the conspiracy; can possibly surface until *after* Robert Mueller is no longer in the picture. Until Robert Mueller is removed, none of this information can/will surface. That’s why every political and media entity are desperate to protect Mueller; and also why Mueller’s investigation will never end.
  • For What Should We Be Thankful?

    11/22/2018 2:31:12 PM PST · by Kaslin · 10 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | November 22, 2018 | Judge Andrew Napolitano
    What if the government's true goal is to perpetuate itself? What if the real levers of governmental power are pulled by agents and diplomats and by bureaucrats and central bankers behind the scenes? What if they stay in power no matter who is elected president or which political party controls either house of Congress? What if the frequent public displays of adversity between the Republicans and the Democrats are just a facade and a charade? What if both major political parties agree on the transcendental issues of our day? What if the leadership of both major political parties believes that...
  • Stacey Abrams refuses to concede, although she admits Brian Kemp won; Bonus: Hillary Clinton[tr]

    11/16/2018 5:43:05 PM PST · by kevcol · 22 replies
    Twitchy ^ | November 16, 2018 | Greg P.
    Democrat Stacey Abrams admitted a few minutes ago that she will not be the next governor of Georgia, but she refused to concede to her opponent, Secretary of State Brian Kemp: "I will not concede because the erosion of our democracy is not right." “More than 200 years into Georgia’s democratic experiment, the state failed its voters,” she said
  • The Latest: Abrams Says She Can't Win Georgia Governor Race

    11/16/2018 2:31:53 PM PST · by Trump_the_Evil_Left · 119 replies
    Associated Press ^ | November 16, 2018 | AP staff
    Democrat Stacey Abrams says she can’t win the Georgia governor’s race, effectively ending her challenge to Republican Brian Kemp. Her speech Friday effectively puts a stop to the contest. The final result had been in doubt for 10 days after the election.
  • Hillary Clinton hails second anniversary of day she lost to Trump (with an email)

    11/09/2018 1:26:38 AM PST · by Libloather · 25 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 11/08/18 | Caitlin Yilek
    In an email with the subject line "Two years later," Hillary Clinton marked the second anniversary of her presidential election defeat at the hands of President Trump by celebrating "our wins" in this week's midterm elections. She told supporters of Onward Together, a political action organization founded in 2017 by the former secretary of state, that none of the Democratic victories “would have been possible if people had simply given up after the heartbreak of 2016," when she lost to Trump in one of the biggest upsets in modern political history. "Two years ago, it wasn’t clear where this team...
  • Stacey Abrams refuses to concede in Georgia governor race to Brian Kemp

    11/07/2018 4:33:43 PM PST · by FrankLea · 74 replies
    Trending Views ^ | 11/712018 | Frank
    "Stacey Abrams, the Democratic candidate for governor in Georgia, vowed to remain in the race, refusing to concede to Brian Kemp, her Republican component, despite a large deficit in the vote count." Full video on source showing Abrams speak and what she said during her failure to concede.
  • Countless Triggered Twitter Randos ‘Literally Shaking’ Over Beto Loss

    11/07/2018 6:33:36 AM PST · by Red Badger · 46 replies
    dailycaller.com ^ | 12:02 AM 11/07/2018 | Scott Morefield
    There were tremors all over Texas Tuesday night, and it didn’t have anything at all to do with any “blue tsunamis” rolling in from the Gulf. Instead, triggered Beto O’Rourke supporters were “literally shaking” all over Twitter as Ted Cruz sent their hero packing. BREAKING NEWS! 6.6 magnitude earthquake hit Texas today from all the liberals “Literally shaking rn” over the Beto loss#ElectionDay — ????????Jeremy Waters???? (@JWH2Os) November 7, 2018 That’s right, they were “literally shaking.” Literally. There are hundreds more “literally shaking” tweets over Beto. I stopped scrolling and limited my search terms. — Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) November...
  • Vanity: Paul Ryan to Blame for House Losses

    11/06/2018 9:32:38 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 138 replies
    VANITY
    Did nothing of value as Speaker. Didn't discourage at least half of those looking to retire into sticking around another two years where we could have maintained control. He lined up his K Street job and started throwing bombs towards Trump (which he also did a few days before the 2016 election). Trump worked and saved the Senate and made the difference in some key governor races. Tonight was not a Trump defeat. Part of it was history -- midterm election usually results in out of power party winning. But this was winnable. Ryan blew the House. /rant
  • Antifa Thug Who Berated 9/11 Widow Identified, FIRED FROM JOB

    10/22/2018 11:54:51 AM PDT · by Wilderness Conservative · 14 replies
    Gatewaypundt ^ | 10/22/18 | Briock Simmons
    According to Milne News, the antifa thug who accosted the 9/11 widow on the streets of Portland last week has now been identified as Steve Wilson, aka SalvadOrwell Wilson on Facebook. Wilson lists Self Enhancement Inc has his employer. SEI describes itself as “Self Enhancement, Inc. is one of the nation’s most comprehensive and successful youth development organizations.” They have now fired Steve Wilson, as per a tweet they sent out on Saturday:
  • Pelosi Not Willing to Trade Over Border Wall, Calls It Trump ‘Manhood Issue’

    10/17/2018 11:41:11 AM PDT · by seanmerc · 60 replies
    Roll Call ^ | 16 Oct 18 | Lindsey McPherson
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said Tuesday there is nothing she would trade for President Donald Trump’s border wall, setting a hard negotiating stance in advance of an expected December showdown over the issue. “It happens to be like a manhood issue for the president, building a wall, and I’m not interested in that,” the California Democrat said during a discussion at the Harvard Kennedy School’s Institute of Politics.
  • Obama backs more than 200 Democrats ahead of midterms (Run For Something)

    10/02/2018 4:30:52 PM PDT · by Libloather · 32 replies
    AJC ^ | 10/01/18
    Former President Barack Obama is expanding his influence ahead of November's midterm elections. On Monday, he released a second slate of endorsements for Democrats running for offices ranging from local to national, bringing the total to more than 300. Among the most prominent candidates to win Obama's support are Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic congressional candidate who won an upset primary victory this summer in New York; Andrew Gillum, the Tallahassee mayor who is running for governor in Florida; and Kyrsten Sinema, the Democratic nominee for Senate in Arizona. While the candidates that Obama endorsed stretch up and down the ballot...
  • Jeff Flake: ‘We Can’t Have That on the Court’

    10/02/2018 12:20:14 PM PDT · by mtrott · 183 replies
    The Atlantic ^ | 10/02/2018 | Elaina Plott
    As the Senate awaits the results of the FBI investigation into the Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Jeff Flake, one of the lawmakers who spurred the inquiry, criticized the judge Tuesday for his recent appearance in the upper chamber. Speaking with Jeffrey Rosen, the president of the National Constitution Center, and Democratic Senator Chris Coons at The Atlantic Festival on Tuesday morning, Flake called the judge’s interactions with lawmakers “sharp and partisan.” “We can’t have that on the Court,” said the Arizona senator, who didn’t elaborate on which interactions he was referring to.
  • Congresswoman Maxine Waters Has Issued The Following Statement

    09/29/2018 7:45:12 PM PDT · by Helicondelta · 124 replies
    David Bossie ^ | 9/29/2018
  • Gillibrand calls for Kavanaugh nomination to be withdrawn

    09/24/2018 8:29:57 AM PDT · by C19fan · 107 replies
    The Hill ^ | September 23, 2018 | Emily Birnbaum
    Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) is calling for Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's nomination to be withdrawn following two sexual misconduct allegations against him. Gillibrand on Sunday tweeted her support for Deborah Ramirez, the woman who hours earlier went public in The New Yorker with her accusations against Kavanaugh. Ramirez is alleging that Kavanaugh exposed himself without her consent when the two attended Yale University together in the 1980s.
  • Chuck Schumer calls for FBI probe of Kavanaugh accusation

    09/17/2018 2:30:59 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 65 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | September 17, 2018 | AP
    Senate Democratic leader Chuck Schumer says Republicans on the Judiciary Committee can’t be trusted to conduct an impartial review of the allegations against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Schumer says voting on Kavanaugh scheduled for this week must be delayed so these “serious and credible” allegations can be investigated by the FBI.
  • Return of the begpackers: Western tourist begs for money from Thai people working at a market [tr]

    08/29/2018 8:55:47 AM PDT · by C19fan · 62 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | August 29, 2018 | Julian Robinson
    A Western tourist has sparked anger after begging for money from locals working at a market in a Thai holiday resort. The so-called 'begpacker' - calling himself Alex - was seen next to a donation box and signs pleading 'I'm out of savings... please donate for my trip' at Samkong Market on the island of Phuket. There have been numerous reports of Western travellers begging in the country in the past. But many Thais do not know of the trend and demonstrate their generosity and hospitality by making donations, assuming they are in desperate need of help.
  • Flake: Republicans Will Be ‘Sorry’ They Have Become the Party of Trump

    08/27/2018 6:33:26 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 79 replies
    Breitbart Video ^ | 8-26-2018 | Pam Key
    (Senator Flake talked to Chuck Todd on McCain on his Sunday talk show round, saying McCain was the 'voice for civility' and especially needed in Trump era, link here) When asked if he supports a candidate in the primary in Arizona for his seat, Flake said, “I wish them well.” On his endorsement, he added, “Nobody would be asking for a Republican primary, I can tell you that. This is very much — you know, I am not happy about it, but this is the president’s party right now. I think that we’ll be sorry for that in the future,...
  • War On The Press: Media Barred From Townhall Held By … Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

    08/18/2018 5:02:54 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    Hotair ^ | 08/18/2018 | AllahPundit
    I’m surprised.Historically, when have socialists ever been enemies of press freedom?Get excited for “Reliable Sources” this weekend on CNN, when stalwart media defender Brian Stelter will respond to this troubling precedent from a left-wing Democrat by ignoring it. [W]hen Ocasio-Cortez returned to the district for a Bronx community meeting with prominent healthcare activist Ady Barkan last Tuesday, her campaign manager, Vigie Ramos Rios, later told the Chronicle, she was “mobbed” by reporters, “even though we said no Q&A and no one-on-one [interviews].”According to Ramos Rios and campaign spokesman Corbin Trent, that unwanted attention led to a press ban both...