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  • Buyer’s Remorse: New Mexico’s Leaders Say Biden Energy Bans Will Devastate State’s Economy

    01/23/2021 2:16:43 PM PST · by White Lives Matter · 88 replies
    GP ^ | January 23, 2021 | Cristina Laila
    Joe Biden wasted no time destroying tens of thousands of jobs his first day in office by canceling the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline. Biden also put a 60-day moratorium on new oil and natural gas leases and drilling permits on federal lands. New Mexico’s leaders are worried that Biden’s war on the energy business will devastate the state’s economy, where education, jobs and public programs depend on funding from the industry. Joe Biden (supposedly) won New Mexico with 54.29% of the vote vs 43.50% for Trump. “During his inauguration, President Biden spoke about bringing our nation together. Eliminating...
  • Or Maybe They Do

    01/13/2021 5:37:13 AM PST · by NOBO2012 · 1 replies
    MOTUS A.D. ^ | 1-13-21 | MOTUS
    Headlines I never thought I’d see anywhere other than the Babylon Bee: Quebec couple fined $3,000 for wife walking husband on leash after (COVID) curfewOh those whacky Canadians, eh? I give these 2 Montréalités extra credit for creative mockery for the manner in which they registered their complaint against government imposed COVID restrictions. But you can’t get around the dictats of Big Government that easily. Silly people, that only works if you ARE Big Government. Like Gavin:Or Nancy:But little people are not allowed to “think outside the box” - that privilege is reserved for your Progressive government overlords. And the...
  • Tucker Carlson: CNN Is Lobbying The Cable Companies To Ban Fox.

    01/08/2021 5:25:52 PM PST · by Williams · 100 replies
    Fox News Tucker Carlson
    They are blaming Fox for the Capitol "insurrection". It's getting serious folks.
  • Federal Court Rules Trump Can Bar Uninsured Immigrants From Entering United States

    01/02/2021 8:30:42 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 12 replies
    The Epoch Times ^ | January 2, 2021 | Tom Ozimek
    A federal appeals court in California on Thursday ruled to lift a ban on President Donald Trump’s proclamation that blocks immigrants from entering the United States if they lack health insurance or the means to pay for hospital bills. In a Dec. 31 opinion (pdf), the Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco said that Trump acted within his authority when, in October 2019, he signed the Proclamation on the Suspension of Entry of Immigrants Who Will Financially Burden the United States Healthcare System. The ruling reverses a federal court decision to block the implementation of the president’s...
  • Detroit Is Trying to Get Sidney Powell Fined, Banned from Court, and Referred to the Bar for Filing the ‘Kraken’

    12/16/2020 9:07:58 AM PST · by Texas Fossil · 57 replies
    Law & Crime ^ | Dec 15th, 2020, 8:41 pm | Adam Klasfeld
    The City of Detroit wants Sidney Powell and her self-styled “Kraken” team to face sanctions for “frivolously undermining ‘People’s faith in the democratic process and their trust in our government.'”The Motor City’s motion asks a federal judge to fine the lawyers, ban them from practicing in the Eastern District in Michigan and refer them to the Wolverine State’s bar for grievance proceedings.“It’s time for this nonsense to end,” Detroit’s lawyer David Fink told Law&Crime in a phone interview.“The lawyers filing these frivolous cases that undermine democracy must pay a price,” Fink added.Under standard procedures for Rule 11 sanctions, opposing counsel...
  • Twitter Confirms They Will Be Able To Ban Trump Starting January

    12/15/2020 4:43:57 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 167 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 12/15/20 | Andrew Jose
    President Trump will lose his current world-leader-status exemptions from Twitter’s policies after Joe Biden’s inauguration on Jan. 20, exposing him to stricter moderation. Twitter has confirmed that Trump’s personal account could face restrictions or even a ban if he continues proliferating what the platform considers “conspiracy theories” after becoming a private citizen, The Independent reported. (RELATED: Benjamin Netanyahu Removes Trump From His Twitter Profile Picture) Twitter applies unique policies to world leaders and various public officials of major importance, leaving rule-infringing content unremoved if the public has a “clear” interest in being able to access such content, according to The...
  • Pa. considering new indoor dining ban, closures as COVID-19 cases continue to surge

    12/10/2020 6:42:46 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 29 replies
    inquirer ^ | 12/09/2020 | Angela Couloumbis and Cynthia Fernandez of Spotlight PA, and Justine McDaniel and Ellie Silverman
    Pennsylvania officials have been weighing a new ban on indoor dining and the mandatory closures of gyms and casinos — and a decision is likely to come within days, said a Capitol source with knowledge of the administration’s planning but not authorized to speak publicly about it. Though a spokesperson for Gov. Tom Wolf stressed that no decisions have been finalized, speculation ran through Harrisburg and beyond Wednesday about whether and when Wolf would implement new pandemic restrictions.
  • Cashless Business Ban Goes Into Effect In New York City

    11/30/2020 7:02:57 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 48 replies
    Youtube ^ | 11/30/20
    A new law banning businesses from denying customers who want to pay with dollars and coins just went into effect. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
  • Twitter Bans Campaign Account of Pennsylvania Senator That Organized Gettysburg Election Integrity Hearing (Mastriano)

    11/26/2020 3:36:28 AM PST · by Timber Rattler · 56 replies
    The National File ^ | November 25, 2020 | Jack Hadfield
    The campaign Twitter account of Pennsylvania Senator Doug Mastriano, who organized Wednesday’s election integrity hearing, has been banned. Senator Mastriano of Pennsylvania’s 33rd District, organized and chaired the hearing in the state’s Senate today on election integrity that featured an appearance by President Donald Trump. Conservative commentator Jack Posobiec was the first to notice that Senator Mastriano’s campaign account had then been banned following the hearing. National File verified that the account @DougMastriano was that of the Senator’s. At the time of writing, there has been no reason given as to why the account was banned from Twitter. During the...
  • Big landlords move to evict thousands of tenants despite COVID ban

    10/26/2020 1:54:16 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 36 replies
    nypost ^ | 10/26/2020 | Noah Mansskar
    Some of America’s largest residential landlords have moved to boot thousands of tenants from their homes during the coronavirus pandemic despite federal eviction protections, a new report says. Big corporate landlords have filed nearly 10,000 eviction actions in courts across five states even though the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has barred them from kicking out many tenants who can’t pay rent because of the COVID-19 crisis, NBC News reported Monday.
  • Permanently Banned from Reddit for Mentioning GNEWS

    10/25/2020 2:44:31 PM PDT · by uzumaki_naruto · 31 replies
    ME ^ | 2020-10-25 | ME
    I was participating in a thread talking about Hunter Biden's videos. I told them to duckduckgo "gnews" but don't expect to see any child porn. I got ban with this generic message: Your account has been permanently suspended for posting involuntary pornography. Posting any sexual or suggestive photos or videos of a person without their consent is not only a violation of privacy, but is against site-wide rules. This includes media that is faked or taken without permission (e.g. creepshots). Please familiarize yourself with Reddit’s Content Policy, especially our policies against involuntary pornography, to make sure you understand the rules...
  • Biden tells Pa. rally 'I am not banning fracking' in the state 'or anywhere else'

    10/25/2020 4:23:05 AM PDT · by Libloather · 43 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 10/24/20 | Seth McLaughlin
    Seeking to stop the political bleeding, Joseph R. Biden struck out on the campaign trail Saturday in Pennsylvania, pushing back against President Trump’s charge that he wants to bring the hammer down on the oil and gas industry in the state by banning fracking. “Look let me be clear,” Mr. Biden said at a rally in Bucks County “I am not banning fracking in Pennsylvania or anywhere else.” Mr. Biden’s stance on the oil and gas industry is getting extra attention in the wake of the final presidential debate. Mr. Trump said Mr. Biden had delivered a mixed message on...
  • M1911 takes down an Enemy Plane

    09/30/2020 4:54:13 AM PDT · by w1n1 · 14 replies
    Am Shooting Journal ^ | 9/30/20 | J Carson
    A War Story for the Ages - During World War 2, the 7th BG's 9th Bomb Squadron was dispatched to destroy a railroad bridge at Pyinmana, about halfway between Rangoon and Mandalay and near two active enemy fighter bases. The formation was led by Col. Conrad F. Necrason, 7th BG commander. The B-24 on his right wing was piloted by 1st Lt. Lloyd Jensen whose copilot was 2d Lt. Owen J. Baggett. On that mission, Baggett was to earn a distinction believed to be unique in Air Force history. Before reaching Pyinmana, Burma, to destroy a bridge, the American B-24...
  • The Almighty Gavin Newsom Orders New Gas-Powered Cars Banned by 2035; California is 'phasing out' the Internal Combustion Engine

    09/24/2020 7:46:38 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 61 replies
    PJ Media ^ | 09/24/2020 | Tyler O'Neil
    Gov. Gavin Newsom (D-Calif.), perhaps unsatisfied with the misery of rolling blackouts to which ill-considered climate restrictions have subjected Californians, has ordered that no new gas-powered cars shall be sold in California beginning in the year 2035. What could possibly go wrong? California “is phasing out the internal combustion engine,” the governor tweeted in announcing his sweeping executive order. “By 2035 every new car sold in CA will be an emission free vehicle. Cars shouldn’t give our kids asthma. Make wildfires worse. Melt glaciers. Or raise sea levels.” NEW: We’re facing a climate crisis.We need bold action.CA is phasing out...
  • California Gov. Newsom executive order bans gas, diesel cars by 2035

    09/23/2020 3:43:28 PM PDT · by aspasia · 103 replies ^ | 9/23/20 | gary gastelu
    The order directs the California Air Resources Board to develop a phase-out plan that would require 100 percent zero-emissions personal use and dryage vehicles by 2035 and as many medium-duty and heavy-duty vehicle applications deemed feasible by 2045. “Pull away from the gas pumps,” Newsom said. “Let us no longer be victims of geopolitical dictators that manipulate global supply chains and global markets.”
  • Biden Flipped on the China Travel Ban (April)

    09/11/2020 10:25:06 AM PDT · by bort · 15 replies
    Ceres Courier ^ | April 8, 2020 | Robert Romano
    Former Vice President Joe Biden now says he supports travel bans to contain the Chinese coronavirus after all – after he previously called the China travel ban issued by President Donald Trump in late January “xenophobia.”.... Biden not only didn’t support the ban, he explicitly opposed it, repeatedly saying it was unscientific, even though it turns out it ultimately was backed up by the science....
  • L.A. County walks back Halloween ban, says trick-or-treating ‘not recommended’

    09/10/2020 1:27:27 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 13 replies
    latimes ^ | 09/09/2020 | HAYLEY SMITH, COLLEEN SHALBY
    Less than a day after issuing new health guidelines that banned trick-or-treating and other Halloween activities, Los Angeles County public health officials walked back the decision Wednesday. Citing an inability to maintain safe social distancing and the potential for gatherings beyond household members, county officials initially nixed trick-or-treating along with other Halloween traditions, including haunted houses and parades. But Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer said Wednesday that the guidelines have been “slightly revised.” Ferrer said the change distinguishes between activities originally prohibited under the health officer order from activities that are “not recommended.”
  • NYC Restaurants Sue Cuomo, De Blasio For $2 Billion Over Indoor Dining Ban

    09/04/2020 8:42:59 AM PDT · by george76 · 11 replies
    Geller Report ^ | September 4, 2020 | Staff
    Political tyrants Mayor Bill de Blasio and Governor Andrew Cuomo must not be allowed to destroy the livelihoods of thousands of people in New York City. It is a disgrace that it has come to this, in what was once the worlds greatest city. ... Restaurants in New York City filed a $2 billion class-action lawsuit against city and state officials on Thursday, alleging the indoor dining ban caused “irreparable harm” to the city’s food and beverage industry and pushing for the return to indoor dining — the lawsuit marks the latest attempt to normalize the city through legal action....
  • India Announces Additional Ban of Over 100 Mostly Chinese Mobile Apps

    09/03/2020 12:00:38 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind
    Epoch Times ^ | 09/03/2020 | Frank Fang
    India has now banned over 200 mostly Chinese mobile apps, citing their collection of user data as a national security risk. India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology issued the latest ban on Sept. 2, naming a total of 118 mobile apps, according to a government press release. It is the third list of banned apps issued since June. The 118 apps “engaged in activities which [are] prejudicial to sovereignty and integrity of India, defense of India, security of state, and public order,” the ministry said. Among the banned apps are two apps by Chinese search giant Baidu; online payment...
  • TikTok says it will sue Trump administration Monday over looming US ban

    08/24/2020 9:12:16 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 27 replies
    CNN Via MSN ^ | 08/24/2020 | Brian Fung
    TikTok says it is filing suit against the Trump administration Monday in response to what it says is a "highly politicized" executive order that seeks to ban the short-form video app from the United States. The suit will mark a major escalation in the fight between President Donald Trump and the wildly popular TikTok, which has been downloaded more than 165 million times in the US and is owned by a Chinese parent company, ByteDance. TikTok said it is arguing in California federal court that the administration did not give the company a fair chance to defend itself from allegations...