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  • Has this happened to anyone lately?

    06/30/2020 8:09:00 AM PDT · by nikos1121 · 90 replies
    6/30/2020 | Nikos1121
    Wanted to share this with the group. Tell me if this has happened to you, and if so, how often. Was at Publix parking lot yesterday about to exit my car. A young couple, early twenties, walked to their hatch back parked next to me, and loaded up their groceries. The man was wearing a basketball shirt that had Trump/Pence on the front in big letters "2020" I watched in the space of just two minutes two people walk up to them, to give them the Thumbs up, and I imagine with some vocal encouragement. I maintain, that a lot...
  • Vanity: My Simple Show of Support for Our Law Enforcement Officers

    06/23/2020 6:30:15 PM PDT · by Ronaldus Magnus · 17 replies
    My own frustration... | June 23, 2020 | Ronaldus Magnus
    Although I have always supported law enforcement and voted for candidates who support the rule of law, I have never felt the need to publicize my support before now. However, the videos I have seen of heroic police officers in Miami and elsewhere being abused and spat upon has changed my thinking. Furthermore, I have begun to notice more than a few “Black Lives Matter” signs popping up in the front lawns of my affluent and otherwise majority conservative county. The most shocking aspect of this widespread violence throughout the country over the last few weeks has been the silence...
  • Coming together for CASA (GOOD NEWS Fun Run SUPPORTING Police in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho!)

    06/14/2020 10:48:52 AM PDT · by ProtectOurFreedom · 4 replies
    Coeur d'Alene Press ^ | June 14, 2020 | Bill Buley
    When Idaho State Police Capt. John Kempf shouted “Stop. Police,” at the group of about 50 at McEuen Park on Saturday, they ignored that command. Instead, they ran. Sirens began screaming. Lights started flashing. Adults and kids kept running. And Kempf watched and smiled. Some ISP troopers on hand even applauded. “This is exciting, especially in light of the COVID stuff and everything else that’s going on, so it’s great to see the community coming together for a cause,” he said. That cause was the “ISP 5K Foot Pursuit,” an event to highlight the partnership between CASA (Court Appointed Special...
  • What can we do to publicly show our support of police? (Vanity)

    06/10/2020 11:06:04 PM PDT · by Crucial · 32 replies
    6-11-20 | Myself
    I asking for suggestions on how we can show our public support for police. It should be something we can do enmasse. Many of us have watched this assault on our country with horrified impotence. This can't continue. We need some way to show police that we are behind the police and appreciate them and that we support the rule of law.
  • President Trump Offers To Campaign For Republican Challenger to Lisa Murkowski in 2022

    06/05/2020 10:53:53 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 49 replies
    The Conservative Treehouse ^ | June 4, 2020 | Sundance
    Alaska Senator Lisa Murkowski proclaims today that she may not be able to support the reelection of President Donald Trump.  President Trump fires back:Long term CTH readers will well remember how Tea Party candidate Joe Miller was backed by Sarah Palin when he stunningly defeated Lisa Murkowski during the republican primary in 2010.  However, Murkowski would not accept the primary defeat and the entitlement-minded incumbent ran as a write-in candidate, and enlisted the assistance of democrats in Alaska to retain her seat in the general election.The Tea Party was furious at the level of elitist refusal to accept the primary...
  • The Big Reason You May Not Get a Stimulus Check (child support)

    05/01/2020 2:03:17 AM PDT · by Libloather · 12 replies
    Stl Today ^ | 4/29/20 | Maurie Backman
    **SNIP** Normally, when you're behind on certain debts or obligations, like back taxes or federal student loan payments, you risk having your tax refund garnished. Under the CARES Act, you won't lose your stimulus payment for those same reasons -- but overdue child support is the one exception. If you're behind on child support, your relief check could be partially garnished or garnished in full, depending on the amount you owe. Here's even more bad news: If you file a joint tax return with your spouse, and your spouse is behind on child support, your entire stimulus payment could be...
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  • Melania’s Class Boosts Female Support for Trump

    02/21/2020 1:19:09 PM PST · by a little elbow grease
    washingtonexaminer.com ^ | 2/21/20 | Paul Bedard
    First lady Melania Trump’s classy ability to handle attacks on her while keeping the focus on her and the president’s agenda steady is a top reason Republican women are flocking to support President Trump, according to a new survey. In a deep dive into the reasons women back the president, the survey put Trump’s accomplishments and his wife at the top, and said that she is a sign that the president has good “judgment.” The survey from the Frontier Center, provided Friday to Secrets, said, “Female supporters included First Lady Melania Trump as one of Trump’s greatest assets as she,...
  • “Any Enemy of Israel is an Enemy of Texas”

    01/25/2020 7:18:35 PM PST · by Texas Fossil · 43 replies
    Israel Today ^ | January 24, 2020 | Ryan Jones
    While kings and presidents came to get their pictures taken, Texas governor offered genuine supportWe all know that one simply doesn’t mess with Texas.Texas is now warning that anyone who messes with the Jewish state will likewise earn the ire of the Lone Star State. Practical support beats photo-ops While the visiting kings and presidents of the Western world were busy trying to be seen ahead of this week’s Holocaust commemoration event, Texas Governor Greg Abbott quietly visited a week earlier to show his support for Israel in a much more practical way.The primary reason for Abbott’s visit was to scout...
  • 2019: The Beginning of the End for the Progressive Left’s Narrative On Gender

    01/08/2020 11:17:41 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 11 replies
    The Activist Mommy ^ | January 7, 2020 | The Activist Mommy
    Just when it seemed as though the transgender movement was reaching a fever-pitch and it was becoming impossible to stand up to the zealous mob of trans-enthusiasts, it appears some celebrities may have found the secret to shutting them down and evading the dreaded “cancel culture” imposed on anyone who dares speak truth or reason. Perhaps this culture battle is not all but lost after all. Back in December, famed author J.K. Rowling tweeted her support for Maya Forstater, a former tax expert who lost her job at think tank Center for Global Development for declaring that men and women...
  • How billboards warning motorists of I-80 bridge safety concerns created one of 2019′s biggest stories

    12/30/2019 5:22:28 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 17 replies
    The Chicago Tribune ^ | December 29, 2019 | Ted Slowik
    Will County billboards that warned motorists about bridges stoked public-safety fears and helped convince state lawmakers of the need to approve a $45 billion infrastructure plan. The billboards and their impact arguably deserve to rank among the top political stories of the year, if not the decade. Construction unions paid to display the messages “Cross bridge at your own risk” and “Bridge ahead in critical condition” on electronic billboards near Interstate 80 bridges over the Des Plaines River in Joliet. The billboards heightened motorists’ fears about crumbling infrastructure and generated bipartisan support for the $45 billion Rebuild Illinois program. Marc...
  • Christians must support Samson–I mean, Donald Trump

    12/24/2019 3:58:00 PM PST · by Moseley · 21 replies
    The Bull Elephant ^ | December 24, 2019 | Jonathon Moseley
    hould Christians continue to support Donald Trump as President, even during the Democrats’ impeachment show and the 2020 presidential election? An editorial in Christianity Today called for the U.S. Senate to remove Trump on impeachment, using as its theology talking points from the Democrat Party. Did God choose Donald Trump — an unlikely prospect — to help lead the United States of America back in a Godly direction? Such discussions reveal more about people’s ideas and misunderstandings about Christianity. This topic could be endless because it involves the Creator and Superintendent of the entire universe. But let’s start somewhere. Donald...
  • Actor Patton Oswalt: If You Voted for Trump You’re a Stupid Asshole, If You Still Support Him

    12/13/2019 6:11:53 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 131 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12/12/2019 | Jerome Hudson
    Actor Patton Oswalt didn’t mince words on Thursday when he declared that every person who voted for and still supports President Donald Trump is a “stupid asshole.” “The President is a stupid asshole and if you voted for him you’re a stupid asshole and if you still support him you’re a stupid asshole,” Patton Oswalt said. “Oh no this Tweet is going to make all the stupid assholes not like me waaaaah.”
  • All but two Democrats back impeachment of Donald Trump in first House vote...

    10/31/2019 1:58:53 PM PDT · by LeonardFMason · 44 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 10/31/2019 | Emily Goodin, U.s Political Reporter and David Martosko, U.S. Political Editor and Geoff Earle, Dep
    Democrats overwhelmingly back impeachment of Donald Trump in first House vote as they set rules for televised inquiry - as president fumes 'Witch Hunt' and Republicans accuse Speaker of 'Soviet-style' show trial
  • Black Americans respond to Trump "racism"

    07/31/2019 2:19:42 PM PDT · by Anti-Hillary · 32 replies
    YouTube ^ | 7/31/19 | Brandon Tatum
    The black community destroys Trumps "racism" in one video
  • 3,000 strangers show up to funeral of Vietnam veteran with no family

    07/20/2019 7:54:16 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 11 replies
    Yahoo Lifestyle ^ | July 19, 2019 | Elise Solé
    Approximately 3,000 strangers came to the funeral of a Vietnam veteran with no surviving family. On Wednesday, strangers from Florida, Tennessee, and Iowa reportedly drove to a Michigan funeral for 67-year-old Wayne Lee Wilson, who died on May 28. The former truck driver “proudly” served in the military from 1971 to 1977, including during the Vietnam War, according to an obituary from the Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services. “He was passionate about helping his fellow wounded veterans and encouraged others to give to the Paralyzed Veterans Association,” read Wilson’s obit. “Mr. Wilson has no surviving relatives.” The notice stated,...
  • The Marxist Roots of ‘Medicare for All’

    06/15/2019 8:45:31 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 19 replies
    The Association of Mature American Citizens ^ | June 14, 2019 | Trevor Loudon, the Epoch Times
    When Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.) announced the launch of H.R.1384, “Medicare for All,” on the Capitol steps on Feb. 27, 2019, it was a major step toward a socialist America. Jayapal was surrounded by more than 100 supporters, many from groups such as National Nurses United, the Center for Popular Democracy, Our Revolution, Coalition of Labor Union Women, and the Labor Campaign for Single Payer. Appropriately, all of the organizations represented are controlled, or at least heavily influenced, by America’s largest Marxist organization, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), which can quite rightly claim credit for the socialist single-payer movement...
  • The media sprinted to support Mayor Pete… and ran over Beto in the process

    04/18/2019 2:41:44 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 32 replies
    Hot Air.com ^ | April 18, 2019 | JAZZ SHAW
    Hey, do you remember all of the excitement over Betomania? It was all the rage for at least a week or so back in January or early February. Karen Townsend pondered the question a little while back, asking whatever happened to all the Beto excitement. At the time, she proposed that O’Rourke might run into some trouble making the transition from flavor of the week to a “regular” candidate needing to flesh out his proposals and stand out from the rest of the field. I’m sure that’s part of what we’re seeing, but this week Jack Shafer, writing at Politico,...
  • Now it makes sense: ‘Infanticide’ Va. gov. accepted nearly $2 million from Planned Parenthood

    01/31/2019 5:01:03 PM PST · by SleeperCatcher · 55 replies
    The National Sentinel ^ | 1/31/19 | USA Features
    When Democrat pediatrician Ralph Northam decided to run for the governor of Virginia in 2017, he wasn’t going to be alone: Planned Parenthood pledged to accompany him on his journey. “It’s really clear that Virginians want and need a fierce champion like Dr. Northam to stand up for them and to stand up for women’s health,” Jennifer Allen, chief executive of Planned Parenthood Virginia PAC and Planned Parenthood Advocates of Virginia, noted as she announced that abortion supporters would spend up to $3 million to elect Northam, who also served in the U.S. Army Medical Corps, The Washington Post reported...
  • Candidates Worthy of Some Last Minute Financial Support - Help Keep the House / Senate Red

    10/24/2018 1:42:22 AM PDT · by Freedom'sWorthIt · 41 replies
    self ^ | 10/24/18 | Self-Vanity
    The time is short - please list here candidates who are worthy of our last minute support - financial if at all possible. I will start: Dean Heller for Senate from Nevada: https://www.deanheller.com/ Corey Stewart for Senate in VA: (against the vile Tim Kaine) https://www.coreystewart.com/home Ted Budd for Congress in NC: Incumbent Repub against highly financed Dem. Lawyer. https://tedbudd.com/