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  • Graham warns Dems will ‘blow up’ Senate by moving forward with impeachment trial, calling witnesses

    01/26/2021 9:48:04 PM PST · by conservative98 · 28 replies
    Fox News ^ | 1 hour ago | Angelica Stabile
    With Democrats preparing for the Senate impeachment trial of former President Donald Trump, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., warned his colleagues that moving forward will only cause more damage to the nation. "I’d like to get this trial over sooner rather than later," Graham told "Hannity" on Tuesday. "To my Democratic colleagues, if you try to call one witness, you’re going to blow up the United States Senate. Don’t do that." Graham encouraged the opposition to get the "travesty over with" as soon as possible, especially since Trump has already left office. The South Carolina senator pointed out that not only...
  • Happy Days with President Biden

    01/25/2021 6:20:34 PM PST · by xionman · 28 replies
    Long time lurker and first time poster. Made a short video about 1 minute and posted on youtube. Would love if you would maybe take a look and even if you could comment on it would be great. Freeper is where I go for news and conservative insight.
  • Meghan McCain: Katie Couric, others calling for 'deprogramming' Republicans can 'go to hell'

    01/25/2021 2:56:09 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    foxnews ^ | 01/25/2021 | David Rutz
    "The View" co-host Meghan McCain said Monday that liberals like Katie Couric and others who had called for the "deprogramming" of some Donald Trump supporters could "go to hell." McCain said she thought there would be a stronger desire for unity from Democrats in the aftermath of President Biden's election win, but she said the language from liberals had been more concerned with dehumanizing Trump supporters, which she called dangerous for Democrats and the country. Couric and several others, including McCain's "The View" colleague Sunny Hostin, have referred to Trump backers as "brainwashed" or in need of "deprogramming" in the...
  • Constitutional Crisis - (Vanity)

    01/25/2021 2:07:20 PM PST · by frogjerk · 70 replies
    Me ^ | 1/25/2021 | frogjerk
    There is no other provision in the US Constitution that provides for any other person other than the Chief Justice of SCOTUS to oversee an impeachment trial of POTUS. It is explicit Any senator or congressman or congresswoman is disqualified for presiding over said "trial" over someone other then POTUS (Trump) as they are not impartial - either for or against in the previous trial would be grossly improper The impeachment article reads that it concerns " Donald John Trump, President of the United States" which is not true. The article is invalid because Trump cannot both be POTUS nor...
  • Biden: Americans who fear COVID-19 at work are entitled to jobless benefits

    01/25/2021 1:30:13 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 48 replies
    cbsnews ^ | 01/22/2021 | Kate Gibson
    President Joe Biden is calling on the Department of Labor to make this clear: Workers are entitled to refuse employment that jeopardizes their health, without sacrificing unemployment benefits. The issue is one that's played out differently state-by-state, with millions of Americans facing the choice of toiling at the front lines of a deadly pandemic or losing their ability to put food on the table.
  • Cuomo teases loosening of COVID restrictions — but don’t expect indoor dining soon

    01/25/2021 1:19:22 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 8 replies
    nypost ^ | 01/25/2021 | Bernadette Hogan and Aaron Feis
    Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Monday teased a loosening of coronavirus restrictions coming soon for parts of the Empire State — but said the return of indoor dining for hard-hit New York City restaurants isn’t in the cards just yet. “I think we’re at a new place now, and we can start to adjust that valve and start to open up more economic activity and reduce some of the restrictions,” said Cuomo during a press briefing at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute in Buffalo.
  • Tech Workers Flee San Francisco

    01/25/2021 12:36:08 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 63 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/25/2021 | Alana Mastrangelo
    Employees of tech companies in San Francisco, California, can’t leave the city fast enough, fleeing for the potential tech hubs of tomorrow such as Austin, Texas, and Miami, Florida. One former San Francisco exec said: “what else can God and the world and government come up with to make the place less livable?”
  • California may have its own highly contagious homegrown COVID-19 strain

    01/25/2021 6:36:00 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 23 replies
    nypost ^ | 01/25/2021 | Joe Tacopiono
    Scientists in California believe there is a homegrown coronavirus strain in the state that could be responsible for the dramatic rise in cases, a report said Sunday. Two separate research groups have discovered the apparent California strain while looking for the new variant that is believed to have come from the United Kingdom, according to the Los Angeles Times.
  • Generation Mudslide ("vanity")

    01/24/2021 6:15:34 AM PST · by equaviator · 8 replies
    Current Events | Today | Equaviator
    They’re not revolutionaries if they’ve had the path of least resistance cleared for them and allowed to set up shop where they have. They were “cleared in hot” and it’s been burning ever since. They are always going to have their patented delusions of grandeur that they’re something really special. They think way too much of themselves and they need to come to that realization. These are still “the children”, who’ve been under the impression since they could walk, that they are the world and future, god’s gift to man and the genius offspring of the least appreciative generation of...
  • Tom Brokaw retires, puts trust in ‘new generation of NBC News’

    01/22/2021 2:02:02 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 50 replies
    UPI ^ | 01/22/2021 | UPI
    Jan. 22 (UPI) — NBC News announced the retirement of Tom Brokaw on Friday after 55 years with the network. The 80-year-old anchor said in a statement that he trusts the new generation of NBC News to cover current events. “During one of the most complex and consequential eras in American history, a new generation of NBC News journalists, producers and technicians is providing America with timely, insightful and critically important information, 24/7,” the statement read. “I could not be more proud of them.
  • 15 people catch COVID-19 after reportedly attending cat’s birthday party

    01/22/2021 12:31:17 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 37 replies
    nypost ^ | 01/22/2021 | Yaron Steinbuch
    This party wasn’t the cat’s meow. Fifteen people contracted COVID-19 in a small Chilean town — after reportedly attending a birthday party for a cat. It was unclear when exactly the party took place in the exclusive coastal enclave of Santo Domingo, but local media reported that 10 people attended, all of whom became sick. The other five infected people are reportedly family and friends of the cat’s owner.
  • Maxine Waters: Investigations into Trump’s Finances Will Continue

    01/22/2021 10:00:01 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 68 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/22/2021 | Pam Key
    House Financial Services Committee chair Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) said Friday on MSNBC’s “Live” that she will continue her congressional investigations into former President Donald Trump’s finances. Melvin asked, “Your committee notably also subpoenaed former President Trump’s financial documents. Will the committee’s investigation into his finances continue?”
  • Chuck Schumer says Trump impeachment article going to Senate on Monday

    01/22/2021 9:05:58 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 60 replies
    nypost ^ | 01/22/2021 | Ebony Bowden
    WASHINGTON — House Speaker Nancy Pelosi will send a single article of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday, clearing the way for his trial to start next week, Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer said. “Make no mistake, a trial will be held in the United States Senate and there will be a vote whether to convict the president,” Schumer (D-NY) said from the chamber floor Friday morning.
  • Biden Offers Russia Five-Year Extension of Arms Control Treaty – with No China Provision

    01/22/2021 7:51:36 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 15 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/22/2021 | John Hayward
    The White House said on Thursday that President Joe Biden will offer a five-year extension of New START (Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty) to Russia, an offer far more generous than the Russians were expecting. Russian President Vladimir Putin proposed a one-year extension of New START in October.
  • Twitter suspends Antifa accounts with more than 71K followers

    01/22/2021 6:16:31 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 54 replies
    nypost ^ | 01/22/2021 | Lia Eustachewich
    Twitter has suspended several popular Antifa accounts with more than 71,000 followers combined following Inauguration Day riots. At least four accounts tied with the militant group have been yanked offline — @JewishWorker, @RevAbolition, @RevAbolitionNYC and @TheBaseBK, the account for the anarchist center in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Archived web pages of the accounts show they shared more than 71,000 followers and dated as far back as 2012.
  • McCarthy: Trump Continues to ‘Have the Ability’ to Lead and Unite the GOP

    01/21/2021 12:37:06 PM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 62 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/21/2021 | Jeff Poor
    Thursday, during an appearance on FNC’s “America’s Newsroom,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) discussed what lies ahead for the Republican Party as Donald Trump has exited the stage. While he didn’t declare that Trump was still the leader of the party, he said he thought the former president had the ability to lead.
  • Dr. Anthony Fauci: U.S. Will Remain in World Health Organization Under Biden

    01/21/2021 7:09:18 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 9 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/21/2021 | Charlie Spiering
    Dr. Anthony Fauci reassured the World Health Organization Thursday that the United States will remain part of the global health entity under President Joe Biden, despite its obvious favoritism toward China. “I am honored to announce that the United States will remain a member of the World Health Organization (W.H.O.),” Fauci said during remarks at a World Health Organization Executive Board meeting
  • Psaki on Biden Administration: ‘We Want to Bring Transparency Back

    01/21/2021 6:30:42 AM PST · by ChicagoConservative27 · 43 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 01/21/2020 | Trent Baker
    On Thursday, White House press secretary Jen Psaki discussed her new role and how she plans to operate as the mouthpiece of the Joe Biden administration. Psaki told MSNBC’s “Morning Joe” that the Biden administration intends “to bring transparency back.” She explained that entails sharing President Joe Biden’s thinking, the White House’s policies, and taking “tough questions” from the press.
  • Biden Insults Israel Day One in Office

    01/20/2021 5:48:47 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 78 replies
    Earlier today Team Biden changed the Twitter listing of the U. S. Ambassador to Israel to “U. S. Ambassador to Israel, the West Bank, and Gaza.” Didn’t go over well: CONFIRMED: Israel threatened to expel the US Ambassador if President Biden didn't change the name of the Israeli ambassador back. Two thoughts: a) Biden's team made this change within an hour of taking control, b) Israel forced a retraction within two hours. Crazy.
  • Joe,my man, Don't start screwing up right out of the gate

    01/20/2021 5:40:25 PM PST · by simka · 18 replies
    1/20/21 | self, opinion
    Joe,my man, Don't start screwing up right out of the gate