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  • Kamala Harris Supporters Fear Democrat Women Losing Elections Causes PTSD

    07/23/2024 11:34:55 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 24 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 07/23/2024 | AMY FURR
    The leftist Occupy Democrats group shared reminders on Tuesday for people worried about Vice President Kamala Harris running against former President Donald Trump and losing. “Important reminders!” the group’s Facebook post read. “Also for all those who still have PTSD about Hillary losing in 2016 and worry for same fate for Kamala, we are in such different times,” the post read: 1. Hillary won the national popular vote. 2. The threat of Trump, the Supreme Court, and the Republican Party is much more apparent. 3. Democratic Party is way more unified today than it was in 2016. 4. Trump has...
  • When Kamala Harris was put in charge in past jobs, scandal and failure often followed

    07/23/2024 5:35:53 AM PDT · by CFW · 18 replies
    Just the News ^ | 7/23/24 | By Steven Richards and John Solomon
    Before she was Joe Biden’s understudy the last four years, Kamala Harris ran offices as a California prosecutor and senator. Often, scandal and failings followed in her wake. As California Attorney General, Harris was widely criticized for failing to take on prosecutorial misconduct. In fact her office was “called out” by judges for “defending convictions obtained by local prosecutors” who had inserted false confessions, lied under oath, and withheld evidence. A federal appeals judge even admonished officials in 2015 to talk to Harris "and make sure she understands the gravity of the situation" involving prosecutorial misconduct. Likewise, Harris’ top deputy...
  • "You're full of shit today": Rep. Nancy Mace grills Secret Service boss on Trump assassination attempt recordings (video)

    07/22/2024 9:48:48 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 46 replies
    The Recount ^ | 7/22/24
    <p>"You're full of shit today": Rep. Nancy Mace grills Secret Service boss on Trump assassination attempt recordings.</p>
  • Here’s Something the Media Won’t Tell You: Pro-Abortion Candidates are Losing

    07/22/2024 7:40:16 AM PDT · by Morgana · 15 replies
    Life News ^ | July 19, 2024 | Brad Mattes
    After the demise of Roe, abortion advocates channeled Chicken Little, claiming the sky would fall on pro-life candidates because outraged voters will elect their pro-abortion opponents. Pro-Abortion Candidates are Losing The media touted a State Supreme Court race in Georgia as a bellwether of races to come. Former pro-abortion Democrat Congressman John Barrow ran against incumbent Justice Andrew Pinson because as solicitor general he successfully defended the Heartbeat law. Barrow centered his entire campaign on abortion. Planned Parenthood and other pro-abortion lobby groups endorsed him. Barrow lost by ten percentage points. During West Virginia’s primary, eighty-seven percent of the candidates...
  • Will There Even Be Another Presidential Debate? Donald Trump Suggests Fox News Should Host Rather Than ABC News

    07/21/2024 5:57:40 PM PDT · by CondoleezzaProtege · 42 replies
    Deadline ^ | July 21, 2024 | Ted Johnson and Dominic Patten
    Donald Trump may be laying the groundwork for scrambling plans for another presidential debate, suggesting that Fox News, and not ABC News, should be the host. ABC News had been slated to host the debate between Trump and President Joe Biden on Sept. 10. But now that Biden has dropped out of the race, it is unclear whether those plans will happen. Biden has endorsed Vice President Kamala Harris, but if she wins the nomination, it will be her campaign operation to decide. Trump, meanwhile, posted on Truth Social, “My debate with Crooked Joe Biden, the Worst President in the...
  • 79% of Dems Would Support Kamala If POTATUS Drops Out

    07/21/2024 5:55:52 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 61 replies
    Hotair ^ | 7/20/24 | Audrey Baker
    Seventy-nine percent of Democrats said they would approve of Vice President Kamala Harris becoming the Democratic presidential nominee if President Joe Biden steps aside, according to a new Economist/YouGov poll. Twenty-eight percent of Democrats think Harris would be more likely than Biden to win against former President Donald Trump in the fall, while 32% say Biden and Harris have about the same chances of winning. Less than a quarter say Biden would be more likely than Harris to defeat the former president. The results come as Biden faces renewed calls to drop out of the race from Democrats who worry...
  • Court Blocks Ariz. Illegals from Registering to Vote… Until September

    07/20/2024 10:16:26 AM PDT · by george76 · 24 replies
    Headline USA ^ | July 19, 2024 | Jacob Bruns
    It sounds like common sense, but the radical left elected officials in our state continue to reject this notion, disrespecting the voices of our lawful Arizona voters...' In a decision released Thursday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals determined that illegal immigrants were not allowed to vote in Arizona. ... However, the ruling will apply only through the primary elections.. With an appeals court scheduled to hear the case in September, it leaves open the possibility that the Gov. Katie Hobbs’s outrageous election-law loophole to let illegals vote in federal races may yet be reversed ahead of the Nov. 5...
  • Decision by 9th Court Provides Clarity About Citizenship and Voter Registration in Arizona

    07/20/2024 5:52:58 AM PDT · by Presbyterian Reporter · 10 replies
    KAWC AZ ^ | jul 18 2024 | Howard Fischer
    Arizona won't be able to block those who sign up to vote using a federal registration form from casting a ballot in the presidential race, at least not now. In a brief order Thursday, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals rejected a plea by Republican legislative leaders to delay a ruling by a trial judge that barring enforcement of such a ban. In the same order, the three-judge panel also said those using that federal form still can cast their ballots by mail. What the judges decided, however, is that anyone who tries to register to vote using a state...
  • Venezuela’s Maduro Promises ‘Bloodbath’ If He Loses Sham Election

    07/18/2024 10:13:48 AM PDT · by qaz123 · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 18July | Caruzo
    The socialist dictator of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro threatened a “bloodbath” and a “fratricidal civil war” on Wednesday if Venezuelans do not “elect” him in the upcoming July 28 sham presidential election. Maduro issued his warning during a campaign rally speech in the La Vega Parrish of Caracas, asserting that his victory is the only way to guarantee peace in Venezuela.
  • Bob Menendez tells allies he plans on resigning after federal bribery conviction

    07/18/2024 2:04:10 AM PDT · by CFW · 30 replies
    NYPost ^ | 7/17/24 | Tamar Lapin and Josh Christenson
    Newly minted felon New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez has told allies that he plans to resign following his conviction on federal bribery charges, according to a report Wednesday. NBC News, citing two unnamed sources “directly familiar with those conversations,” reported that the three-term Democrat voiced his intent to call it quits. Menendez, 70, was convicted by a Manhattan federal jury Tuesday of 16 counts for trading his political power to benefit three Garden State businessmen and the governments of Egypt and Qatar in exchange for hundreds of thousands in cash, gold bars and gifts. He refused to say whether he...
  • NC Dems Rig Ballot [semi-satire]

    07/17/2024 8:32:18 AM PDT · by John Semmens · 5 replies
    Semi-News/Semi-Satire ^ | 14 July 2024 | John Semmens
    The Democrat-majority North Carolina State Board of Elections (NCSBE) blocked presidential candidates for the Justice for All Party (Cornel West) and the We the People Party (Robert F Kennedy, Jr.) from November's general election ballot. They approved the Constitution Party's candidate (Randall Terry). NCSBE member Alan Hirsch explained "it's not that we disapprove of the views of either Mr. West or Mr. Kennedy. They are acceptably left-of-center, but that's the problem. President Biden is also left-of-center. Having these three men split the left-of-center vote can only work to the advantage of Donald Trump." "The reason for our approval of the...
  • THE KIDS ARE NOT ALRIGHT: Here are the Standout Issues that Concern 18-34 Year Olds

    07/17/2024 7:48:17 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 10 replies
    Powerline ^ | 07/17/2024 | John Hinderaker
    My organization sponsors a quarterly poll in conjunction with our magazine. Meeting Street Insights conducts the poll for us. For our Summer issue, we thought it would be interesting to poll young people in Minnesota, which we defined as ages 18 through 34. To my knowledge, no one has done this before. We asked young Minnesotans not about their views on politics or policy, but about their lives and concerns.The results were stunning. Young people in Minnesota are deeply pessimistic about their futures, and their country’s future. We asked respondents whether their generation is better off economically than their parents’...
  • Georgia Has Over 558,000 False Listings On Its Voter Rolls

    07/17/2024 5:49:30 AM PDT · by Presbyterian Reporter · 18 replies
    Georgia Record ^ | jul 16 2024 | staff
    Election integrity activist Peter Bernegger of Wisconsin has published the following data per proprietary research: GEORGIA voter registrations through our TITAN system: -Registered to commercial address: 963 -Missing or wrong APT, STE, Unit number: 179,149 -Invalid address: 114,817 -Used Post Office Physical Address: 532 -Registration occurred on a fed holiday: 78,805 -Moved, left no forwarding address: 22,573 -Permanently moved out of state: 68,983 -Permanently moved to a new county: 93,054 (within Georgia) Total 558,876 These are ACTIVE, they could cast a ballot today if there was an election in GA. But they should not be active. And there is more,...
  • Is Trump’s Pick Of J.D. Vance A Political Masterstroke? The Answer Is Yes

    07/17/2024 5:39:00 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 46 replies
    Issues & Insights ^ | 16 Jul, 2024 | I & I Editorial Board
    Former President Donald Trump’s selection of Ohio Sen. J.D. Vance might surprise you, but it shouldn’t. The 39-year-old first-term senator is a solid, smart pick who will not only bring youth, energy and vigor to the ticket, but also a wealth of hard life experience, highly unusual for someone so young. Trump’s announcement gave the bare bones of why he selected Vance over the many others who vied to be his running mate: After lengthy deliberation and thought, and considering the tremendous talents of many others, I have decided that the person best suited to assume the position of Vice...
  • Illinois GOP’s turn toward Trump keeps moderates at home

    07/17/2024 3:18:53 AM PDT · by cotton1706 · 23 replies
    WGN-TV ^ | 7/16/24 | Ben Bradley
    Donald Trump’s takeover of the Republican Party shows itself in the platform priorities approved here at the convention and the people who are now influencing the Illinois Republican Party. With all the hoopla from inside the convention hall at Milwaukee’s Fiserv Forum, it’s easy to miss the people left outside of the arena and the party. Among them: Adam Kinzinger, who was once viewed as the future of the GOP. He was a fresh-faced military vet who, as a congressman, voted with Trump more than 90 percent of the time. But then he committed the Cardinal Sin of today’s GOP:...
  • It’s time to talk about the Secret Service problem we saw yesterday *UPDATED*

    07/14/2024 9:08:03 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 120 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 14 Jul, 2024 | Andrea Widburg
    Preliminarily, let me say what I wrote yesterday: Trump’s near miss seems to have an element of Divine Providence to it, reminiscent of how George Washington invariably emerged from the heat of battle unscathed. Just sayin’. Now, to the topic at hand, which is the Secret Service’s performance before, during, and after the assassination attempt. It wasn’t good. Ironically, just yesterday, I finished reading Lee Child’s Without Fail, which was published in 2008. In it, Jack Reacher works with the female head of the Vice President’s Secret Service detail to help foil an assassination attempt. Unlike most Reacher novels, this...
  • Survey: Nearly half of small businesses say they won’t survive second Biden term

    07/13/2024 2:54:46 AM PDT · by CFW · 37 replies
    The Center Square ^ | 7/12/24 | Bethany Blankley
    Nearly half of 80,000 small businesses surveyed say they won’t survive the current economic climate, ongoing inflation or another four years of Biden administration policies, according to the survey conducted by RedBalloon and Public Square. Their May Freedom Economy Index found that small businesses “remain in survival mode,” with 40% delaying paying bills to manage cash flow and 70 percent putting staffing plans on hold, neither hiring nor reducing staff, “the highest reading … over the past year,” the report states. Among those surveyed, 64% said the U.S. is headed toward stagflation, when inflation continues to climb and the economic...
  • Blue State New Jersey Seeing Red, If Republican Party Doesn’t ‘Screw Things Up’

    07/12/2024 2:25:01 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 14 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 07/12/2024 | M.D. Kittle
    Grassroots group tells The Federalist the Jersey GOP is more interested in electing preferred governor candidate in 2025 than Trump in ’24.A conservative activist looking to get a ballot harvesting initiative up and running in New Jersey tells The Federalist that the state GOP is more interested in helping their preferred Republican gubernatorial candidate — marked as a “Never Trumper” — win in 2025 than helping the soon-to-be GOP presidential nominee take back the White House in November. Deep Blue New Jersey has a chance to turn red this election year, some very enthusiastic Republicans insist. But a local GOP...
  • Full List of Democrats Who Voted For GOP Voter ID Bill

    07/11/2024 3:12:53 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 17 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 07/11/2024
    The Safeguard American Voter Eligibility (SAVE) Act passed on Wednesday by a vote of 221 to 198. In total, 216 Republicans and five Democrats voted to pass the bill, while 198 Democrats voted against the measure.In May, Representative Chip Roy, a Texas Republican, introduced the SAVE Act, which would require those registering to vote to provide documentary proof of United States citizenship. It is already illegal for noncitizens to register to vote or to vote in federal elections. The bill had 104 Republican co-sponsors, including top House Republicans such as House Majority Leader Steve Scalise of Louisiana, Majority Whip Tom...
  • Democrats Realize It’s Biden or Harris or Take a Knee

    07/11/2024 7:48:04 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 18 replies
    Chronicles ^ | 11 Jul, 2024 | Larry Elder
    What genius advised President Joe Biden, post-debate, to “get out more in unscripted settings”? ABC’s George Stephanopoulos asked Biden whether he watched the debate. Biden’s response? “I don’t think I did, no.” During this short interview, we saw softball questions followed by mumbled answers and frequent incoherence. Subtitles would have helped, or perhaps Stephanopoulos could have hired Shohei Ohtani’s translator. Biden said there were only two polls where he was behind Donald Trump. Biden named one poll and struggled to name the second. But Stephanopoulos stepped in and threw Biden a lifeline by naming the second poll. Biden said he...