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  • Pelosi: ‘We cannot accept a second term for Donald Trump’...

    05/07/2019 10:36:45 AM PDT · by caww · 108 replies
    washingtonexaminer. ^ | 5/7/2019 | by John Gage
    “We have to make sure — this will sound political but we have to make sure that the Constitution wins the next presidential election,” Pelosi said at an event at Cornell University’s Institute of Politics & Global Affairs. “We can’t be worrying about well, how long is this going to take? Well, that will take as long as it does. And we will press the case so that in the court of public opinion. People will know what is — is right. But we cannot accept a second term for Donald Trump if we are going to be faithful to...
  • Divided 5th Circuit Court of Appeals Panel Rules Against Texas Ban on Dismemberment Abortions

    10/20/2020 5:44:14 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 14 replies
    National Right to Life News ^ | 10/14/20 | Dave Andrusko
    State has 14 days to ask full 5th Circuit to hear caseTexas Right to Life responded yesterday to the 2-1 decision: The United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit ruled against the Texas Dismemberment Abortion Ban, upholding the district court ruling that blocked enforcement of the Pro-Life law. After a three-year wait, the decision by the three-judge panel is disappointing and demonstrates the need for judges who follow the strictest interpretation of the Constitution. However, Texas must continue the legal battle to force a federal circuit court split, pressuring the Supreme Court of the United States to evaluate...
  • In response to the business of "non-college educated Trump voters."

    10/20/2020 2:11:10 PM PDT · by golux · 57 replies
    Oct 20 2020 | Oct 20 2020 | Golux
    Now the Admin Mods may Zot me or not, but if my words are heard by just one of my FRiends it will have been worthwhile. The stock and trade of the Democrat party is to convince each other that they are smarter than you, or I. This at the core of their beliefs: they are, in their minds, simply smarter. More enlightened. Naturally, they say, a baby should wince and scream, silently, in pain, as the scissors penetrate the neck. This is the celebration of womanhood for so many sad, single lesbians and their cats. Grades in school, of...
  • Generous Donald Trump puts wad of cash into the collection box at church in Las Vegas as he and Hope Hicks prepare for day of fundraising in California and a rally in Nevada

    10/18/2020 11:57:50 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 50 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | October 18 2020 | NIKKI SCHWAB
    President Donald Trump attended a high energy church service Sunday morning at the International Church of Las Vegas, where he pulled out eight bills - which looked to be $20s - to add to the collection plate. The service was part concert, part prayer session and even part rally, as the church's pastor Paul Marc Goulet, ticked off a list of Trump's accomplishments. 'He gave the church back a voice,' Goulet said. 'He's given a voice to the unborn,' the pastor added, earning Trump loud cheers and a partial standing ovation from the crowd.
  • In Madison (WI), Elizabeth Warren touts Wisconsin's importance, says 'lives are on the line'

    10/18/2020 7:39:38 AM PDT · by Diana in Wisconsin · 53 replies ^ | October 18, 2020 | Brianna Reilly
    Less than three weeks out from the Nov. 3 presidential election, during an interview with the Cap Times, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren touted the importance of Democratic candidate Joe Biden winning Wisconsin and the White House in a high-stakes election where "lives are on the line." The Massachusetts Democrat played up the stakes in this battleground state in Democrats' effort to oust President Donald Trump, describing it to attendees at a Madison drive-in get-out-the-vote event Saturday as one that lies "at the intersection" of this election. Slamming Republicans for “trying to steal a Supreme Court seat” ahead of the election...
  • University of Northern Iowa bans pro-life club, labels it a ‘hate group’

    10/17/2020 11:56:29 PM PDT · by xomething · 29 replies
    lifesitenews ^ | 10/17/2020 | LifeSiteNews staff
    University of Northern Iowa Student Government engages in viewpoint discrimination against fellow students, school’s Supreme Court backs them up A video released by Young America’s Foundation shows UNI students complaining over Zoom that the pro-life club “engages in hate speech.” “We cannot support diversity and be complicit in its destruction at the same time,” one student says. “Approving this bill [to allow the pro-life club] is the same thing as approving a white supremacist group that’s trying [to] make an organization on campus,” another adds. “You’re basically saying you support them to violate women [sic] rights. And, like, um, I’m...
  • Bill Maher is slammed for saying that Democrats SHOULD make an issue of Amy Coney Barrett's Catholicism 'because being nuts is relevant'

    10/17/2020 8:56:58 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 58 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | October 17 2020 | KEITH GRIFFITH
    Commentator Bill Maher has drawn backlash after calling Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett 'nuts' and arguing that Senate Democrats should make an issue of her Catholic faith. 'Chuck Schumer said Democrats won't make Barrett's religion an issue, but they should because being nuts is relevant,' Maher said in a monologue on HBO's Real Time on Friday. After hearings this week, the Senate Judiciary Committee set October 22 for its vote to recommend Barrett´s nomination to the full Senate, with a final confirmation vote expected by month´s end.
  • Biden Adviser, Obamacare Architect, Now Makes Money By Keeping You On Lockdown

    10/16/2020 3:58:22 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 5 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 10/16/2020 | By Stephanie Gutmann
    Here’s a LinkedIn profile I’d like to see: In a fantasy world where everyone is obligated to tell the truth, Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel’s top-of-the-page summary would read, “Professional medical ethicist. Served two American presidents by crafting intellectual framework and persuasive moral arguments in service of world-changing health care policy. Will craft bioethical philosophy and matching rhetoric to suit your needs!”Emanuel, who some might remember from 2009 as a chief salesman for President Barack Obama’s Affordable Care Act, is back in the spotlight again with tuned-up public health priorities and a new Democratic politician to serve. In this round of...
  • BONKERS: Krugman Says Charles Koch Wants Barrett to ‘Destroy The Planet’

    10/14/2020 10:14:34 AM PDT · by JV3MRC · 18 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | 10/14/2020 | Joseph Vazquez
    New York Times economist Paul Krugman is at it again. He’s promoting a conspiracy theory that libertarian billionaire Charles Koch wants U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Amy Coney Barrett to — wait for it — destroy the planet. Sounds like Krugman may have been watching too much Star Wars. Promoting a Times article headlined, “Charles Koch’s Big Bet on Barrett,” Krugman tweeted: “This analysis got somewhat lost in the shuffle, but Charles Koch is going big for Barrett — not bc he hopes she'll destroy Roe or the ACA, but because he hopes she'll destroy the planet.”
  • Obamacare's costs soar so high, Americans now delaying medical treatment —study; So much for the Democrat battle cry that Amy Coney Barrett is coming for your health care

    10/13/2020 7:23:06 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 10/12/2020 | Monica Showalter
    Democrats can't character-assault Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett the way they did Brett Kavanaugh, so they're screaming bloody murder that Barrett will kill millions of Americans in the event she rules against Obamacare.  According to Rich Lowry, writing in the New York Post: Illinois Sen. Dick Durbin says that this is her "assignment." Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse from Rhode Island says that she is a "judicial torpedo" aimed at the Affordable Care Act. President Trump admitted a vote for Judge Barrett is a vote to take away health care and pre-existing condition protections for millions of Americans.— Chuck Schumer (@SenSchumer) September 27,...
  • The Barrett Obamacare Recusal Gambit

    10/12/2020 5:52:12 PM PDT · by bitt · 35 replies
    National Review ^ | 10/12/2020 | dan mclaughlin
    Should Amy Coney Barrett recuse herself from California v. Texas, the case challenging Obamacare? Chuck Schumer has called for it: video Schumer argues that Barrett has “clearly said she’d strike down the Affordable Care Act” and has “serious conflicts of interest” regarding the ACA. On the former point, as I have detailed at length, while Barrett in her academic writing has indicated her disagreement with the 2012 NFIB decision upholding the individual mandate as an exercise of the taxing power, she did not give a view on whether she agreed with Justice Antonin Scalia that the whole law should be...
  • Judiciary Senators On Barrett Hearings: ‘You Heard No Challenge To Her Record As A Judge’

    10/12/2020 3:05:20 PM PDT · by george76 · 17 replies
    The Federalist ^ | OCTOBER 12, 2020 | Jordan Davidson
    A broad coalition of lawmakers, public interest groups, and grassroots citizens rallied behind Amy Coney Barrett in her first day of hearings today for confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court. According to senators on the Judiciary Committee evaluating her nomination, Barrett handled the first day of hearings with grace, humility, and tenacity. “[Barrett] acknowledged the fact that so much of what the Democrats said today was bunk, and she did it with a smile, and she did it without having to use the word jackwagon or anything close to it,” Sen. Mike Lee of Utah said. “She did it by...
  • Joe Biden Reportedly Considering Andrew Cuomo For Attorney General

    10/12/2020 7:19:49 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 14 replies ^ | Kaylee Greenlee Reporter October 11, 2020 7:13 PM ET
    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is reportedly considering making Democratic New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo his attorney general if elected president, Axios reported Sunday. Cuomo chairs the National Governors Association, where aides have reportedly started looking at potential replacements for Cuomo if Biden is elected, Axios reported. Democratic donors said Biden and Como’s history of friendship would factor into his consideration for the appointment, the outlet noted. However, Cuomo’s office said he has no interest in serving in a cabinet position, Axios reported. “100% he’s made zero outreach, has had zero conversations about this and has made his desire to...
  • Outrageous! Senator Leahy Accuses Judge Amy Coney Barrett of Destroying Healthcare in the US — Pulls Out Smokey the Bear Photo (VIDEO)

    10/12/2020 7:30:08 AM PDT · by mplc51 · 49 replies
    GP ^ | 10/12/2020 | Jim Hoft
    Well, this was outrageous! Senator Leahy Accuses Judge Amy Coney Barrett of Destroying Healthcare in the US before she has even voted on the issue. Leahy also accused Barrett of hurting women and gays. Again, she is not even on the court yet! And for some reason he brought out a photo of Smokey the Bear… So is Amy Comey Barrett an arsonist, too?
  • Osteopathic medical profession fights back after CNN, MSNBC mischaracterize DOs

    10/10/2020 5:56:45 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 71 replies
    The DO ^ | October 7, 2020 | Rose Raymond
    Last week, when President Donald Trump reported his COVID-19 diagnosis and was subsequently hospitalized, White House Physician and Navy physician Sean Conley, DO, provided the press with updates on the president’s illness and treatment. The ensuing media spotlight on Dr. Conley resulted in unfortunate mischaracterizations of DOs that appeared, among other outlets, on CNN and MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Show. Maddow questioned why President Trump’s care is overseen by an “osteopath” rather than an infectious disease specialist or an internist. CNN pundit Gloria Borger implied that, as an “osteopath,” Dr. Conley is not an “actual doctor.” To set the record straight,...
  • Young people leaving Church because 'Christianity is judgmental and alienating,' Hillary Clinton says

    10/09/2020 6:40:15 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 61 replies
    Christian Post ^ | 10/09/2020 | Leonardo Blair
    Many young people are leaving the Church today because Christianity has become too judgmental and alienating for them, said lifelong Methodist and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Clinton made the comment while interviewing social justice advocate and Pastor William J. Barber II of Greenleaf Christian Church in Goldsboro, North Carolina, last week on her “You and Me Both with Hillary Clinton” podcast. During the podcast, she argued that "black lives matter" is a “theological statement.” The Church in America, she suggested, needs to “take a hard look at itself and try to figure out how it can be a...
  • Colorado Dem Campaigns as a Moderate, Obscuring Radical Record

    10/09/2020 6:15:44 AM PDT · by george76 · 10 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | OCTOBER 7, 2020 | Jack Beyrer -
    Mitsch Bush backed Green New Deal, Medicare for All in failed 2018 run.. Colorado Democrat Diane Mitsch Bush has backtracked on her past support for Medicare for All and the Green New Deal in an effort to win over voters in a highly contested swing district. When Mitsch Bush ran for Colorado's Third Congressional District in 2018, she pushed for a Green New Deal and Medicare for All. Bush now condemns both policies, removing them from her current platform in order to campaign as a "pragmatic progressive" on the trail. ... The candidate employed similar rhetoric as she backed away...
  • Cardinal Cupich on "Fratelli tutti": ‘Children of the same earth'

    10/08/2020 9:29:51 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 10 replies
    Vatican News ^ | October 8, 2020 | Cardinal Blase Cupich
    Cardinal Cupich on "Fratelli tutti": ‘Children of the same earth' The Cardinal Archbishop of Chicago reflects on Pope Francis's new Encyclical, saying the Pope asks us to "rethink how we live together on this cosmic speck of dust we call earth". By Cardinal Blase CupichThe Lakota phrase mitakuye oyasin is often used at the end of a speech by an elder. It simply means, “we are all related, we are all relatives.” It expresses an understanding of human existence as belonging to a people who share a common heritage and destiny. And, in stark contrast to radical individualism, it reminds tribal...
  • Biden Rolls Out Ads Highlighting Catholic Faith

    10/08/2020 5:49:53 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 65 replies
    Courthouse News Service ^ | 10/1/20 | Alexandra Jones
    (CN) — In an effort to pull Christian voters away from President Trump, Joe Biden launched a new ad campaign Thursday tailored around the former vice president’s Catholic faith and values. “In a stark contrast to Donald Trump, who tear gassed protesters to pose for a photo op with a Bible in front of a church, the ads depict how Biden’s faith is deeply connected to his life story and commitment to public service and illustrates why Biden is the clear moral choice in this election,” the Biden team said of the rollout, making reference to the president’s controversial June...
  • Scientists Revolt: Demand End To Democrat Tyranny

    10/08/2020 12:31:54 PM PDT · by yoe · 39 replies
    National Insiders ^ | October 8, 2020 | Staff
    The COVID panic gripped the country for months, inspiring Americans to hide in their homes. But very quickly, we saw how fear and hysteria destroyed our country. The economy took a nosedive, with many deadly, unintended consequences. Yet today, many months later, some Democrats want to prolonged and increase their lockdowns. Now, thousands of medical and public health experts are demanding an end to this nonsense once and for all.[snip] But despite the fact the time has long passed for every state to reopen, dictators like Andrew Cuomo of New York and Gavin Newsom of California continue their abuse policy...