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  • VIDEO: Kimberly Cheatle Was Hired in Wake of Deleted J6 Secret Service Texts Scandal

    07/23/2024 6:31:45 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 34 replies
    Rumble ^ | July 23, 2024 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEOHow very very convenient. The DEI Director of the Secret Service Kimberly Cheatle stated during her questioning by a Congressional Committee that the Secret Service has NO radio communication recordings from the day of the assassination attempt upon President Trump on July 13. Remember that Cheatle was appointed as Secret Service Director right in the middle of the scandal in which it was discovered that the Secret Service deleted all their J6 text messages. Yes, a J6 coverup which under Cheatle has now become a J13 coverup. Apparently the leadership of the Secret Service has become as CORRUPT as the...
  • Trump appeals civil fraud judgment against his company in New York case

    07/23/2024 9:20:23 AM PDT · by CFW · 10 replies
    NBC News ^ | 7/23/25 | Phil Helsel and Lisa Rubin
    Lawyers for Donald Trump on Monday appealed a civil fraud judgment from February that found the former president and his company liable for business fraud. The 95-page appeal, filed in the New York Supreme Court Appellate Division, accuses state Attorney General Letitia James of an “unauthorized, unprecedented power-grab” and says several loans cited by prosecutors should not have been considered in the case. It also argues that James “seeks to unwind and penalize complex, highly successful transactions between Appellants and sophisticated Wall Street banks that left all parties deeply satisfied and had no impact on the public interest." [snip] "No...
  • A closed circle of corruption. Since they control law-enforcement, it will never get investigated.

    07/23/2024 8:03:02 AM PDT · by george76 · 7 replies
    X twitter ^ | Jul 23, 2024 | Patrick Byrne
    Harris campaign is already using ActBlue money laundering scheme, $20 million from Johann Georg Wyss known as Hansjörg Wyss, born 19 September 1935, a Swiss billionaire, and was broken down into over 1,600,000 donations across 400,000 donors. Dirty! Dirty! Dirty!
  • Joe Biden Says He's 'Not Going Anywhere' in Call to Harris Campaign

    07/23/2024 7:28:24 AM PDT · by fwdude · 26 replies
    Newsweek ^ | July 22, 2024 | Adeola Adeosun
    President Joe Biden reaffirmed his commitment to the 2024 campaign despite stepping aside from the presidential race, while Vice President Kamala Harris stepped into the spotlight as the presumptive nominee. During a phone call to Harris's campaign team in Wilmington, Delaware, Biden declared, "I'm not going anywhere," signaling his intention to remain actively involved in the upcoming election.
  • Nippon Steel hires Mike Pompeo to advise on U.S. Steel deal

    07/20/2024 9:12:26 AM PDT · by george76 · 40 replies
    Reuters ^ | July 20, 2024
    Japan's biggest steelmaker, Nippon Steel Corp... has hired former U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo to help with its effort to acquire U.S. Steel ... "We look forward to working alongside him to further emphasize the ways in which Nippon Steel's acquisition of U.S. Steel bolsters the country's economic and national security," Nippon Steel said ... Pompeo had not been given a specific job title within the company. ... Although both steelmakers have received all regulatory approvals outside of the United States for their proposed $14.9 billion merger, they face political opposition and regulatory scrutiny from within the United States....
  • Northampton County rejects election integrity resolution

    07/19/2024 4:25:27 AM PDT · by Red in Blue PA · 12 replies
    SHARE THIS Facebook Twitter WhatsApp LinkedIn SMS Email Home News Regional Lehigh Valley Regional News Lehigh Valley Regional News Next Up NEXT UP 'I'm looking for a tone of unity': Lehigh Valley delegate, a… Northampton County rejects election integrity resolution Steve Althouse 9 hrs ago 0 WFMZ-TV Facebook Twitter WhatsApp LinkedIn SMS Email Copy article link Save EASTON, Pa. – Northampton County Council rejected a resolution concerning election integrity during its meeting Thursday night. The legislation calls for fair elections and that each legitimate vote is counted. The resolution is a response to issues with electronic voting machines from vendor...
  • Sen. Bob Menendez Gives Up the Ghost, Reportedly Says He'll Resign From Congress

    07/17/2024 6:56:52 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 18 replies
    Red State ^ | 07/17/2024 | Susie Moore
    He's steadfastly maintained his innocence, but Senator Bob Menendez (D-NJ) was convicted by a federal jury in New York on Tuesday on 16 charges, including bribery, extortion, acting as a foreign agent, obstruction of justice, and several counts of conspiracy. Since his indictment, Menendez has batted away calls for him to resign his Senate seat, including by fellow Democratic Senator John Fetterman (PA). However, on Wednesday, Menendez reportedly told allies that would, indeed, resign.WASHINGTON — Sen. Bob Menendez, D-N.J., has told allies that he will resign from Congress after being convicted on federal corruption charges, two people directly familiar with...
  • Biden set to announce support for major Supreme Court changes

    07/17/2024 7:06:50 AM PDT · by fwdude · 54 replies
    The Washington Post ^ | July 16, 2024 | Tyler Pager and Michael Scherer
    President Biden is finalizing plans to endorse major changes to the Supreme Court in the coming weeks, including proposals for legislation to establish term limits for the justices and an enforceable ethics code, according to two people briefed on the plans. He is also weighing whether to call for a constitutional amendment to eliminate broad immunity for presidents and other constitutional officeholders, the people said, speaking on the condition of anonymity to discuss private deliberations.
  • Cheatle Calls the 30 Minutes Between Noticing and Neutralizing Shooter 'a Very Short Period of Time'

    07/16/2024 12:44:18 PM PDT · by fwdude · 105 replies
    The Western Journal ^ | July 16, 2024 | C. Douglas Golden
    Secret Service Director Kimberly Cheatle is a woman who has a lot to explain, and it turns out she’s not very good at explaining it. ... Cheatle’s record came under scrutiny almost immediately after the attack, with conservative activist Mike Cernovich noting Saturday that her profile on the government’s website emphasized diversity and noted that her prior experience, before becoming the 27th director of Secret Service, was senior director of global security at PepsiCo. ... Take ... the roughly 30 minutes that reportedly elapsed between the time the shooter, Thomas Crooks, was initially spotted on the roof of a building...
  • Jury reaches verdict in US Senator Bob Menendez's corruption trial

    07/16/2024 9:48:47 AM PDT · by CFW · 33 replies
    Reuters ^ | 7/16/24 | staff
    NEW YORK, July 16 (Reuters) - The jury has reached a verdict in U.S. Senator Bob Menendez's criminal trial on charges of selling his power in exchange for hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes including gold bars and cash, a court official said on Tuesday. The verdict is expected to be read shortly in Manhattan federal court. Menendez, 70, has pleaded not guilty to 16 criminal counts including bribery, fraud, acting as a foreign agent and obstruction. Federal prosecutors argued during the trial that the New Jersey Democrat sought to help Egypt secure billions of dollars in U.S. military...
  • Food Price Control Introduced In Russia!

    07/15/2024 2:44:28 PM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 15 replies
    Inside Russia ^ | 15/7/24 | Konstantin
    transcript 0:00 crazy news from Russia the news that matter and that you will not find in any 0:06 mainstream media I give them to you every weekend and this is week 27 in 0:12 review snow in Russia in the middle of July Islamic banking is on the rise in 0:19 Russia Indian Prime Minister visits Putin more convictions of Russian 0:24 generals and the suspicious deaths fewer Russians can afford cars now and even 0:32 the Chinese cars become Rarity sell your friend for a coin program is introduced 0:39 by Russia's Ministry of defense and Russian books...
  • KNOWLEDGE IS POWER: THE CORRUPTION BEHIND SEED OILS

    07/12/2024 10:55:27 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 24 replies
    thehighwire.com ^ | JULY 12, 2024 | Tracy Beanz & Michelle Edwards
    After five decades of inaction, the Food and Drug Administration revoked the authorization of brominated vegetable oil (BVO) in food on July 3, 2024. The additive bromine, used to stabilize fruit flavorings in beverages and sodas, has toxic effects and has already been banned in many places, including California, Europe, Australia, New Zealand, and Japan. What was the agency’s excuse for its 50 years in limbo? The FDA insisted it was “waiting for more safety data.” Right. Consumer advocates called the FDA’s ban on brominated vegetable oil in food “a victory for public health.” Still, digging deeper, it is indisputable...
  • Lifelong Chicagoan speaks out after teens attack him on CTA train: 'a gauntlet of fists'

    07/12/2024 6:32:57 AM PDT · by fwdude · 56 replies
    Fox 32 Chicago via Yahoo! News ^ | July 11, 2024 | Elizabeth Matthews
    A 63-year-old man was attacked by a group of more than a dozen teenagers on the Orange Line train in downtown Chicago on Monday night, he told FOX 32. The victim, Michael Manning, a lifelong Chicagoan, said he was keeping to himself after a 12-hour workday and looking forward to getting home when the group targeted him. "This was surreal. I think I was just so shocked. I think I kind of went numb," Manning said. He recounted that it was after 11 p.m. when the group boarded the train at the LaSalle/Van Buren stop. "I knew right away that...
  • The Nationwide 500,000 EV Charger Charade

    07/10/2024 5:31:05 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 16 replies
    American Greatness ^ | 07/10/2024 | Geoffrey Pohanka
    The word charade has several meanings, and including an act or event that is clearly false (Cambridge Dictionary), something done just for show (Vocabulary.com), or a situation in which people pretend that something is true when it clearly is not (Oxford Leaner’s Dictionary).The charade I refers to is President Biden’s $7.5 billion dollar investment to install 500,000 electric charging stations along America’s highways by 2030. A reliable and convenient public EV charging infrastructure is critical to achieve the President’s goal of meeting the recent EPA CO2 emission regulation that require nearly 72% of U.S. new light vehicle sales to be...
  • NATO: Ukraine on ‘irreversible’ path to membership

    07/10/2024 6:23:39 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 92 replies
    The Hill ^ | 07/10/2024 | Ellen Mitchell
    Ukraine is on an “irreversible” path to NATO membership, the 32 members of the alliance affirmed in a joint communique released Wednesday on the second day of the summit being held in Washington. Allies had negotiated for months over what language would be published in the joint communique, but discussions on specific words — including “irreversible” — had continued in D.C. throughout the first days of the summit.
  • Ukraine is on an ‘irreversible’ path to NATO. But only after war with Russia ends

    07/10/2024 5:59:34 PM PDT · by McGruff · 57 replies
    AP ^ | July 10, 2024 | ELLEN KNICKMEYER and LORNE COOK
    The 32-members of NATO on Wednesday formally declared Ukraine on an “irreversible” path to membership in the Western military alliance, offering a bare but more binding assurance of protection once its war with Russia ends. NATO member countries individually and in Wednesday’s joint statement from their summit in Washington announced a series of steps aimed at bolstering Ukraine’s defenses. That includes the U.S., the Netherlands and Denmark announcing that the first NATO-provided F-16s would be in the hands of Ukrainian military pilots by this summer. Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy tweeted his appreciation of the effort to strengthen his air force,...
  • Uruguay Is Considered Less Corrupt Than The US & Spain Based on Data from Transparency International

    07/10/2024 5:38:44 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 8 replies
    Voronoi ^ | 07/10/2024 | Latinometrics
    How do corruption perceptions in Latin America compare to other countries?In this graphic, LVisual Capitalist's Latinometrics uses data from Transparency International to provide visual context to corruption opinions across nations.What is the Corruption Perceptions Index?Every year, a German organization called Transparency International embarks on measuring corruption in each of the world’s countries. It does so through a metric they’ve branded as the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI), which, as the name implies, measures how corrupt a given country is perceived by the people living there.As with any such index, the methodology leaves room for criticism. Many will notice that according to...
  • Former NRA CFO Wilson “Woody” Phillips Ripped Us Off & Now Owes Back Millions

    07/10/2024 12:33:26 PM PDT · by mabarker1 · 21 replies
    Ammoland ^ | July 10, 2024 | F Riehl, Editor in Chief
    As dedicated NRA supporters, we know it’s maddening to witness the betrayal from within our own ranks. The latest news reveals the agreed-upon settlement that Wilson “Woody” Phillips, the former CFO of the NRA, confessed to unethical conduct, further deepening the trust issues we’ve had with the organization’s leadership. Phillips’ Deceitful Contract Without disclosing their relationship, Phillips admitted to awarding a $1.36 million contract to HomeTelos, a tech company run by his then-girlfriend Nancy Richards. This was a blatant violation of NRA policies designed to prevent conflicts of interest. It took whistleblowers raising the alarm for Phillips to finally come...
  • Man accused in Maricopa tabulator key theft charged in 3 others

    07/10/2024 12:08:23 PM PDT · by CFW · 7 replies
    AZMirror ^ | 7/09/24 | CAITLIN SIEVERS
    Walter Ringfield Jr., the 27-year-old man accused of stealing an electronic tabulator key from the Maricopa County Elections Department last month, has been charged in three other thefts within the past year. Ringfield on Tuesday pleaded not guilty in Maricopa County Superior Court to one count of computer tampering for allegedly stealing the ballot tabulator key from Maricopa County on June 20, while he was employed as a temporary elections worker. In the other cases, Ringfield has been indicted by a grand jury for theft and burglary, both felonies, as well as criminal trespass, a misdemeanor. [snip] Days later, police...
  • “Felt Like a Funeral” – Democrat Lawmakers in Disarray in Critical House Caucus Meeting About Biden’s Future

    07/09/2024 9:48:33 AM PDT · by fwdude · 25 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | July 9, 2024 | Cristina Laila
    Democrat lawmakers returned to Capitol Hill on Tuesday ready to debate Joe Biden’s future. Left-wing media outlets and top Democrat lawmakers from both chambers of Congress have spent the last week and a half calling on Joe Biden to drop out of the race following his poor debate performance. Lawmakers returned to The Hill on Tuesday and held a meeting to discuss Joe Biden. According to PunchBowl News, one House Democrat who is supportive of Biden said the Caucus meeting “felt like a funeral.”