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  • LIVE THREAD -TRUMP MAGA RALLY (HOUSTON, TX 6:30 PM CDT)

    10/22/2018 8:29:48 AM PDT · by goldstategop · 583 replies
    Mother of all MAGA rallies tonight from Houston, TX at 6: 30 PM CDT. Before that, there’ll be a Texas-sized tailgater party!
  • Trump declares national emergency over US-bound migrant caravan

    10/22/2018 6:38:43 AM PDT · by conservative98 · 342 replies
    Sky News ^ | October 22, 2018
    Donald Trump has ordered the military to be on alert over a US-bound migrant caravan as he declared a national emergency. Referring to the caravan from Honduras, the president tweeted: "Sadly, it looks like Mexico's Police and Military are unable to stop the Caravan heading to the Southern Border of the United States. "I have alerted Border patrol and Military that this is a National Emergency." He added that the US would begin "cutting off, or substantially reducing aid" to three Central American countries.
  • Awesome FReeper-Patriot-Deplorables, & (FReeploaders: if any)! [FReepathon Thread XXII]

    10/22/2018 5:35:35 AM PDT · by onyx · 40 replies
    Free Republic | Monday, October 22, 2018 | onyx
    Click Here to Donate via Our New Secure Link SINCE 1996 Dearest Membership and Jim! As of 22 October, loyal Awesome-FReeper-Deplorable-Patriot-Donors have contributed 26% of the total needed for our 4th Quarter Freepaton with 65 Donations of $100.00 or more and 7 members signed up to Donate Monthly! Once again, this Freepathon has all the appearances of going into 45 or 60 days (and hopefully NOT more). I'm trying desperately to think of how to put this delicately, so here goes. Each of us know our own personal finances and of course, our finances are nobody's business but our...
  • Texas Border Patrol Chief Begs For Help as Over 12,000 Illegals Caught in Last Three Weeks (tr)

    10/21/2018 8:43:27 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 121 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | October 21, 2018 | Kristinn Taylor
    Thousands of illegal aliens are swarming the Texas border this month in advance of the migrant caravan marching through Mexico, prompting Chief Patrol Agent Manuel Padilla, Jr., the Customs and Border Patrol Sector Chief of the Rio Grande Valley, to beg for help dealing with the onslaught of illegal aliens, gang members and drug cartel smugglers. Just on Saturday over 700 illegal aliens were caught, with over 12,000 caught in the past three weeks. In addition, safe houses have been busted and drug smugglers intercepted by the overstretched CBP in the Rio Grande Valley. 16,000 “family units” were reported caught...
  • BREAKING: Trump to rally in Murphysboro (Illinois)

    10/21/2018 9:11:13 PM PDT · by Paul R. · 29 replies
    WPSDLocal6 ^ | 10/20/2018 | Krystle Callais
    MURPHYSBORO, IL. — U.S. Representative Mike Bost announced Sunday that President Donald Trump intends to visit Southern Illinois for a campaign rally on Saturday, October 27.
  • Interest in Midterms Boosts Trump's Approval Rating to its Highest Mark of his Time in Office

    10/21/2018 7:28:49 AM PDT · by Trump20162020 · 69 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | Oct. 21, 2018 | Janet Hook
    New WSJ/NBC News poll finds President Trump’s job-approval rating at 47%, the highest mark of his time in office.
  • Sunday Morning Talk Show Thread 21 October 2018

    10/21/2018 4:30:08 AM PDT · by Alas Babylon! · 171 replies
    Various driveby media television networks ^ | 21 October 2018 | Various Self-Serving Politicians and Big Media Screaming Faces
    The Talk Shows October 21st, 2018 Guests to be interviewed today on major television talk shows: FOX NEWS SUNDAY (Fox Network): Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky.; Rep. Martha McSally, R-Ariz. The panel will be Newt Gingrich, former Speaker of the House; Marc Short, University of Virginia Miller Center of Public Affairs and former White House director of legislative affairs, Trump administration; Jane Harman, president of Woodrow Wilson Center and former Democratic congresswoman from California; and Charles Lane, editorial writer for The Washington Post. The program salutes José Andrés, Michelin star chef and founder of World Central Kitchen, on his new book...
  • FULL: President Trump Rally in Elko, Nevada (10/20/18)

    10/20/2018 3:29:18 PM PDT · by Jim 0216 · 37 replies
    America Revolution ^ | 10/20/2018 | Donald J. Trump
    See link for speech. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PRmVbynxmU
  • We Are Hungry!' Migrants Wail at Mexico-Guatemala Border

    10/19/2018 9:50:17 PM PDT · by Rusty0604 · 322 replies
    New York Times ^ | 10/20/2018 | AP via NYT
    TECUN UMAN, Guatemala — A standoff between thousands of Central American migrants trying to reach the United States and Mexican police stretched through the night with some migrants hanging from the closed border gate wailing "there are children here" while others slept on the crowded bridge linking Guatemala to Mexico. But they were met Friday by a wall of police with riot shields on the Mexican side of the bridge. About 50 managed to push their way through before officers unleashed pepper spray and the rest retreated, joining the sea of humanity on the bridge. Police and immigration agents began...
  • Breaking: Gov. Bill Walker drops out of campaign for Alaska governor

    10/19/2018 4:22:32 PM PDT · by AlaskaErik · 79 replies
    Anchorage Daily News ^ | 10/19/2018 | Tegan Hanlon
    Alaska Gov. Bill Walker announced Friday he is dropping his bid for re-election and endorsing Democrat Mark Begich against Republican Mike Dunleavy. Walker made the announcement Friday afternoon at the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention, three days after former Lt. Gov. Byron Mallott stepped down from both his office and the re-election campaign over unspecified "inappropriate comments" he made to a woman.
  • LIVE THREAD: President Trump Rally at International Air Response in Mesa, AZ. 9PM EDT.

    10/19/2018 11:36:54 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 89 replies
    rsbnetwork.com ^ | 10/19/2018 | Donald Trump via Right Side Broadcasting
    Our Ever-Ready Bunny President is at it again. Tonight at Mesa, AZ. Is he the hardest working President of all time? No, he's the hardest working Federal Employee...period. Tonight's Rally is to shore up support for Martha McSally's campaign for Senate. Here's a chap on his way last night to get in line for tonight's Rally. I kid you not!
  • BREAKING: Migrants in caravan tear down border gate in Guatemala..

    10/19/2018 11:21:58 AM PDT · by Artemis Webb · 228 replies
    AP ^ | 10-19-18 | AP
    BREAKING: Migrants in caravan tear down border gate in Guatemala, rush toward border bridge into Mexico.
  • BREAKING: Migrants in caravan turn back after moving toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala fron

    10/19/2018 10:15:06 AM PDT · by reagandemocrat · 84 replies
    Associated Press ^ | 10-19-18 | Associated Press
    BREAKING: Migrants in caravan turn back after moving toward border crossing on Mexico-Guatemala frontier.
  • US, Mexico agree on plan to handle migrant caravan from Central America

    10/19/2018 3:31:24 AM PDT · by Anti-Bubba182 · 45 replies
    Fox News ^ | 10-19-18 | Elizabeth Zwirz, John Roberts
    U.S. and Mexican officials have agreed on a plan to handle the approaching migrant caravan making their way up from Central America, a senior administration official told Fox News on Thursday. Under the deal, which was developed over the course of several months, Mexico requested that the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) establish shelters along its southern border with Central America, the official said...........
  • Nancy Pelosi: There Will Be ‘Collateral Damage’ to Those Who Disagree with Us

    10/18/2018 1:05:22 PM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 97 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | 10-18-2018 | Joel B. Pollak
    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) told a gathering at the 92nd Street Y in New York on Sunday that there may have to be “collateral damage” to those Americans who do not agree with the Democratic Party agenda. Pelosi was being interviewed onstage by Paul Krugman, the left-wing New York Times columnist and Nobel economic laureate who predicted, the day Donald Trump won the presidency, that Trump would trigger “a global recession, with no end in sight.” In a long, rambling monologue, during which she stumbled on her words and appeared to lose her train of thought, Pelosi said:...
  • Sabato: Democrats 4 seats short of locking down House win

    10/18/2018 2:06:47 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 124 replies
    WASHINGTON EXAMINER ^ | 10/18/18 | Paul Bedard
    ...“A race-by-race analysis of Democratic House targets shows the party is close to winning the majority, but they do not have it put away, in our judgment, with Election Day less than three weeks away,” said Kyle Kondik, managing editor of Sabato's Crystal Ball in his new post. ...the Democrats in a worst-case scenario could be four seats shy of the needed 23 needed to install Rep. Nancy Pelosi as speaker. Of course there are caveats, such as the impact of the huge influx of money to Democrats and President Trump’s decision to campaign furiously through Election Day, but the...
  • Rosenstein to face lawmakers on Capitol Hill next week

    10/18/2018 4:13:53 PM PDT · by grayboots · 36 replies
    CNN ^ | 10/18/2018 | Jeremy Herb and Laura Jarrett
    Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein will speak to congressional leaders next week behind closed doors to address reports that he discussed wearing a wire to secretly record President Donald Trump and recruited Cabinet members to invoke the 25th Amendment to remove Trump from office. House Judiciary Chairman Bob Goodlatte and Oversight Chairman Trey Gowdy said in a statement Thursday that Rosenstein has agreed to be interviewed by the Republican and Democratic leaders of the House Oversight and Judiciary Committees on October 24, in what will be his first appearance on Capitol Hill after he nearly departed the Justice Department last...
  • Trump moves Cruz rally to larger venue after 'unprecedented' demand for tickets

    10/18/2018 1:10:41 PM PDT · by DFG · 89 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | 10/18/2018 | Caitlin Yilek
    President Trump’s campaign has moved next week’s rally with Sen. Ted Cruz to a bigger venue in Texas after citing an “unprecedented” demand for tickets. Trump’s 2020 campaign manager Brad Parscale tweeted the venue change Thursday, saying the response for tickets to Monday’s rally in Houston has been "HUGE and unprecedented." The campaign rally will now be held at the Toyota Center, which can seat up to 19,000 people for concerts. The previous venue, NRG Arena, holds about 8,000 people. Trump announced last month he would hold a “major rally” with Cruz at “the biggest stadium in Texas we can...
  • LIVE Thread. Trump Rally Tonight 10/18/2018 Missoula, MT at 6:30pm MDT. Hangar #6

    10/18/2018 10:24:53 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 119 replies
    RSBN ^ | 10/18/2018 | RSBN
    Here we go folks. Should be another lively rally that will make our evening. 6:30 CDT to campaign on behalf of Republican senate candidate Matt Rosendale and incumbent House Rep. Greg Gianforte. Rosendale is seeking to unseat two-term Democratic Sen. Jon Tester, while Gianforte is running against Democrat Kathleen Williams for Montana's lone House seat. (CT ) Neptune Aviation Services Hangar #6/ 1 Corporate Way Missoula, MT 59808
  • Pres. Trump Will Close The Border!

    10/18/2018 4:43:07 AM PDT · by dontreadthis · 229 replies
    twitter ^ | 10/18/18 | DJT
    I am watching the Democrat Party led (because they want Open Borders and existing weak laws) assault on our country by Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador, whose leaders are doing little to stop this large flow of people, INCLUDING MANY CRIMINALS, from entering Mexico to U.S..... ....In addition to stopping all payments to these countries, which seem to have almost no control over their population, I must, in the strongest of terms, ask Mexico to stop this onslaught - and if unable to do so I will call up the U.S. Military and CLOSE OUR SOUTHERN BORDER!..