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  • BREAKING: Rep. Gaetz Calls on Congress to Release SHOCKING Secret FISA Memo

    01/18/2018 8:07:43 PM PST · by entropy12 · 68 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | Jan 18, 2018 | Jim Hoft
    Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) joined Liz Clamon Thursday on FOX Business Network to discuss an intelligence memo of a memo he was just given that involves the foreign intelligence surveillance program.
  • Rep Matt Gaetz on FISA Corruption Memo: “Very Foundations of Our Democracy” At Risk

    01/18/2018 3:06:29 PM PST · by detective · 102 replies
    Conservative Treehouse ^ | January 18, 2018 | Sundance
    Congressman Matt Gaetz (FL-01) today released the following statement after reviewing information from the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, including a memo held in the Congressional Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility (SCIF) that contained previously-undisclosed information involving the Federal Bureau of Intelligence (FBI) and Department of Justice (DOJ).
  • BREAKING NEWS: Rep. Matt Gaetz RE FBI, spying, FISA and the Trump campaign

    01/18/2018 3:00:29 PM PST · by ransomnote · 91 replies ^ | 1/18/2018 | Fox Business News
    MUST BE SEEN TO BE APPRECIATED. Video at link describes halt to FISA vote and introduction of an emergency vote to release information contained in a 4 page memo which indicates extreme threat to our democracy re FBI, spying and impact on President Trump.
  • GOP Senators Send Trump ‘Amnesty-Or-Shutdown’ Threat

    01/18/2018 6:47:56 PM PST · by Jim Robinson · 174 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Jan 18, 2018 | by NEIL MUNRO
    Pro-amnesty GOP Senators are working hand-in-glove with Democrats to block a government budget until President Donald Trump agrees to break his campaign promise and his presidency by amnestying millions of wage-lowering illegal immigrants. The hostage-taking is being fronted by a group of GOP legislators, led by Sen. Jeff Flake and Sen. Lindsey Graham, who announced Wednesday they would not allow 2018 funding for the Pentagon until Trump approves an amnesty, saying:
  • Rep Matt Gaetz has seen the Fisa memo---wants a vote on it to release it to public NOW

    01/18/2018 2:05:11 PM PST · by janetjanet998 · 234 replies
  • Trump: ‘In Order to Make a Fair Deal With NAFTA, You Have to Terminate the Deal’

    10/26/2017 4:57:53 AM PDT · by davikkm · 8 replies
    breitbart ^ | IAN HANCHETT
    Trump said, “I tell my people, I say right now it’s going to be very hard. And in my opinion, in order to make a fair deal with NAFTA, you have to terminate the deal and you have see where you’re going to come, and we’ll come out. But I think you have to give them — to make a fair deal and a great deal — and you see what’s going on, we’re being very tough and we’re being very fair. But we have to get back a lot. What’s happened to this country with NAFTA is unbelievable, the...
  • Dennis Kucinich to enter Ohio governor's race on Wednesday

    01/11/2018 9:50:01 AM PST · by McGruff · 29 replies ^ | 1/11/2018 | Seth A. Richardson
    In an email to supporters Thursday morning, former U.S. Rep. Dennis Kucinich said he planned to announce his candidacy for Ohio governor on Wednesday. In the email, Kucinich said he plans to unveil his candidacy at the Middleburg Heights Community Center. Andy Juniewicz, a spokesman for Kucinich, said the email was accurate. The news of Kucinich's impending entry comes days after he designated a treasurer for his campaign. He becomes the sixth Democrat to enter the race. Richard Cordray, former director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and former U.S. Rep. Betty Sutton announced Wednesday they would join forces on...
  • America first, with Germany’s help

    01/08/2018 9:39:43 AM PST · by GonzoII · 5 replies
    Handelsblatt ^ | January 7, 2018 | Christopher Cermak, Tim Rahmann and Harald Schumacher
    Donald Trump wants more companies — foreign and domestic — to produce goods in the United States. We spoke to German companies already in the US about whether they’ll take the bait. Jim Sheak remembers the good old days when Akron, Ohio, was a major manufacturing hub. The tire company Goodyear was founded here back in 1898, giving it the nickname Rubber City. Then, one by one in the past three decades, Goodyear and companies like it reduced their presence or pulled out entirely. Akron, like many Rust Belt cities, was left with empty factories and a shrinking population. Ironically,...
  • Fire and Fury Falsely Claims John Boehner Resigned in 2011, Other Editing Errors

    01/07/2018 7:47:00 PM PST · by Kaslin · 34 replies ^ | January 7, 2018 | Timothy Meads
    Michael Wolff’s book Fire and Fury has been questioned for its truthfulness, but as critics read through the salacious material in a supposed exposé tell-all on President Donald J. Trump's administration, it is apparent that Wolff gets basic facts wrong and has other editing errors.One such example is his claim that Donald Trump did not know who Speaker of the House John Boehner (R-OH) was in 2015. But, as pointed out by Buzzfeed’s Henry Gomez, the author also gets the year that Boehner resigned incorrect as well. So, not only does Trump not knowing Boehner ring false, Wolff also writes...
  • JOSH MADELL-He Said He Was Dropping out

    01/07/2018 6:41:37 AM PST · by DIRTYSECRET · 21 replies
    2 days ago. No mention of it here. This is big. Nobody to step up. Here we go again. Another opportunity lost.
  • A GOP Senate candidate dropped out of the Ohio race — but it might be good for the party

    01/05/2018 7:58:02 PM PST · by TBP · 27 replies
    The Blaze ^ | January 5, 2018 | Aaron Colen
    The GOP’s effort to gain some breathing room with its Senate majority took a hit Friday, as U.S. Senate candidate Josh Mandel dropped out of the Ohio race due to his wife’s health, according to USA Today. Mandel was considered the frontrunner to challenge Democratic incumbent Sen. Sherrod Brown. Why is he dropping out? Mandel issued a press release explaining his decision. Here is an excerpt: “We recently learned that my wife has a health issue that will require my time, attention and presence. In other words, I need to be there. Understanding and dealing with this health issue is...
  • Breaking; Josh Mandel Ends Bid for Senate in OH

    01/05/2018 11:45:00 AM PST · by LS · 43 replies
    People's Pundit Daily ^ | 1/5/2018 | Richard Baris
    Republican Josh Mandel has ended his bid for U.S. Senate in Ohio, citing health issues with his wife. The PPD Big Data Poll, also known as the PPD Buckeye State Battleground Poll, gave Mr. Mandel a solid edge against incumbent Democratic Senator Sherrod Brown. In July, Mr. Mandel expanded his lead over Sen. Brown. In May, the state treasurer led 49% to 44%, but that 5-point advantage widened to 8 points, 50% to 42%. In 2016, President Donald J. Trump easily defeated Hillary Clinton in Ohio, 52.1% to 43.5%. Republican Sen. Rob Portman crushed Clinton ally Ted Strickland, 58.3% to...
  • Ohio man found frozen to death by meal delivery driver

    01/05/2018 11:10:27 AM PST · by Morgana · 17 replies
    nbc ^ | Jan 5, 2018 | ap
    AKRON, OH (AP) – Authorities say a 64-year-old Ohio man whose body was found on the front porch of his home by a meal delivery driver froze to death. The Akron Beacon Journal reports the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office on Thursday confirmed that Darnell Wilson, of Akron, died of hypothermia.
  • Dog found ‘frozen solid' on porch in Ohio

    12/29/2017 10:40:16 AM PST · by Morgana · 20 replies
    WOWK 13 NEWS ^ | Dec. 29, 2017 | WOWK
    TOLEDO, Ohio (WKBN/AP) - A dog has been found frozen solid on an Ohio home’s porch as a bitter cold snap grips much of the United States. Toledo humane society cruelty investigator Megan Brown tells The Blade newspaper she doesn’t know how long the dog was outside Thursday when Toledo’s high temperature was expected to be in the teens (minus 11 to minus 7 degrees Celsius). A second dog was recovered shivering inside the home. The dogs’ owner says utilities had been shut off but he had been providing for the dogs while living elsewhere. He says he doesn’t know...
  • Armed robbery fails when gas station employee, customers scoff at fake rifle

    12/28/2017 12:31:30 PM PST · by Simon Green · 54 replies ^ | 12/28/17 | Chris Egan
    (The clerk and three customers reportedly took cover when Derringer came in waving the “gun” then soon chased him from the store.) An Ohio man by the name of Derringer cobbled together a “gun” made from household items and furniture legs in an attempt to knock over a Circle K on Christmas. Police in Akron took Jeffrey Derringer, 48, into custody on Monday after customers and staff at the convenience store chased the man into an empty parking lot and detained him, the Akron Beacon-Journal reported. The gun-like piece of industrial art that Derringer used in his failed stick-up...
  • AG Jeff Landry joins 10 others in backing Trump's 'sanctuary cities' executive order in court

    12/28/2017 4:34:57 PM PST · by bgill · 9 replies
    The Advocate ^ | Dec. 27, 2017 | Elizabeth Crisp
    Attorney General Jeff Landry is urging a federal appeals court to reverse an order that is preventing the implementation of President Donald Trump's executive order regulating so-called "sanctuary cities," arguing that such immigrant-friendly jurisdictions "undermine the rule of law and deprive law enforcement of the tools necessary to enforce the law effectively." "We have seen too many crimes occur against our own State’s citizens due to sanctuary city policies; which is why I have been actively fighting back against these policies since taking office," Landry, a Republican, said in a news release announcing that he had joined 10 other attorneys...
  • Loose talk about war with North Korea is irresponsible

    12/26/2017 11:53:41 AM PST · by C19fan · 52 replies
    Washington Post ^ | December 25, 2017 | John R. Kasich
    With tensions continuing to build between the United States and North Korea, there’s growing talk by politicians and TV pundits that we are on the brink of war. In truth, we shouldn’t be anywhere close. This increasingly hot war of words — including loose talk about the probability of war — does nothing to bring us closer to where we need to be on North Korea, especially when military options short of war remain on the table. In fact, with millions of lives at stake, waging a war of words is a distraction from the serious task at hand. Any...

    12/26/2017 1:39:47 PM PST · by Lazamataz · 108 replies
    NewsVERYWeak ^ | 12/25/2017 | by Linley Sanders
    War with North Korea can be avoided if the Trump administration uses sanctions modeled after President Barack Obama's much-excoriated Iran deal and if everyone just avoids "irresponsible" war predictions that risk "millions of lives," Ohio's Republican Governor John Kasich wrote on Monday. Kasich—who battled Donald Trump for the Republican presidential nomination last year—outlined a plan for stronger U.S. sanctions against North Korea in an opinion column in The Washington Post published Monday evening. He slammed Republican Senator Lindsay Graham of South Carolina and other politicians for "predicting odds on the probability of war" against North Korea when there is still...
  • Police looking for 97-year-old Ohio man who never showed up at family's home for Christmas

    12/25/2017 7:28:25 PM PST · by Morgana · 49 replies
    WOWK 13 NEWS ^ | December 25, 2017 | WOWK
    PARMA, OH (WCMH) - Police in Ohio are looking for a missing 97-year-old man who was last seen Sunday afternoon. According to police, around 2pm Sunday Richard Thompson told his family he would be at their home in Medina, Ohio on Christmas. He has not been seen since.
  • West Virginia is the nation's capital for overdose deaths AGAIN with 52 deaths per 100,000 people

    12/23/2017 4:53:40 PM PST · by Morgana · 11 replies
    DAILY MAIL UK ^ | Dec. 23, 2017 | Associated Press Reporter and Reporter
    West Virginia still leads the nation in the rate of drug overdose deaths according to the latest data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health Statistics. The age-adjusted rate of drug overdose deaths in West Virginia was 52 per 100,000 in 2016, The Register-Herald reported. Ohio just edged ahead of New Hampshire in 2016, coming in second with a rate of 39.1 deaths per 100,000. New Hampshire dropped to third place with a rate of 39 drug overdose deaths per 100,000.