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The ‘squad’ takes center stage in GOP attacks in 2019 state elections

Take a seat, Nancy Pelosi — you’ve been replaced. For years, the California Democrat has been the cornerstone of Republican negative attack ads and campaign rhetoric against her party. But as Republicans work to keep control of key statehouses this fall ahead of the all-important redistricting process that comes with the 2020 census, state and local GOP politicians are building a robust Read More…

Jeff Bridges calls for donations to get his ‘good buddy’ Bullock ‘up on that debate stage’

Jeff Bridges is urging people to donate to his “good buddy,” Steve Bullock, so the Montana governor can make it onto the next Democratic presidential debate stage. “I don’t care if you vote for somebody else,” the “Big Lebowski” actor said in a video posted on Twitter on Monday. “But it’s so important to have Steve Bullock’s Read More…

Billionaire Tom Steyer says his wealth shouldn’t disqualify him from the Democratic nomination

Longshot Tom Steyer doesn’t think his billionaire status should disqualify him from the Democratic presidential nomination, despite an increasing portion of his party shying away from corporate money. Instead, the business magnate told CNBC on Thursday, his experience in the private sector positions him to “expose” President Donald Trump “as the failure he’s been as Read More…

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Kavanaugh book authors: It sure is a shame that people rushed to judgment about impeaching him after that NYT story

It really is wacky how readers overreacted to a new claim in the country’s most respected paper that Kavanaugh sexually assaulted a woman while in college — after the story neglected to mention that the supposed victim doesn’t remember it happening. I grudgingly admire the sheer balls it takes for these two to blame readers Read More…

Mark Zuckerberg Admits Pro-Abort Zealots Labeled Live Action as #FakeNews Now We Need a Permanent Fix Not Permanent Excuses

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg arrives before a joint hearing of the Commerce and Judiciary Committees on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, April 10, 2018, about the use of Facebook data to target American voters in the 2016 election. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik) Back in August, Facebook hit the Pro Life group Live Action with sanctions for Read More…

People are Freaking Out Over Rudy Giuliani’s ‘Pants [Pooping] Panic’ Under the Gun with Chris Cuomo

[Screenshot from The Hill via Twitter, https://twitter.com/thehill/status/1174911312058617856?] Sometimes everything just gets all messed up. On Thursday, Chris Cuomo questioned Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani as to whether he personally asked Ukraine to investigate former VP Joe Biden with regard to pro-Hillary 2016 election interference. Rudy said he didn’t. Just a brief bit later, he replied that Read More…

Biden blasts Trump, demands he release transcript of call with foreign leader

Former Vice President Joe BidenJoe BidenGiuliani clashes with CNN’s Cuomo, calls him a ‘sellout’ and the ‘enemy’ Giuliani says ‘of course’ he asked Ukraine to look into Biden seconds after denying it Trump whistleblower complaint involves Ukraine: report MORE lashed out at President TrumpDonald John TrumpMarine unit in Florida reportedly pushing to hold annual ball Read More…

So Good: The Babylon Bee Levels California After They Add Iowa to Their Growing Travel Ban List

Democratic Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks at his gubernatorial campaign’s primary night watch party in San Francisco, Tuesday, June 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu) If you live in either a red or purple state, chances are it’s been subjected to state-funded travel bans from solidly blue states like New York or California. Oftentimes these bans Read More…

WSJ exclusive: Trump told Ukrainian president “about eight times” in phone call to reopen Biden investigation

Of course he did. The man has said openly on national television that he’d “probably” accept dirt on a political rival from foreign sources. He knew the Ukrainians had an investigation on the backburner that might eventually reach Hunter Biden and, more importantly, efforts by Joe Biden to pressure Ukraine into removing the prosecutor in Read More…

U.S. and El Salvador sign joint immigration deal

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Bernie Bros are angry: Working Families Party receives hateful messages after endorsing Elizabeth Warren

The Working Families Party is a fringe, left-wing party with a little over 57,000 members in the United States. Earlier this week the WFP announced that after a complicated voting process it had decided to endorse Elizabeth Warren for president. That was a big disappointment to fans of Bernie Sanders because the group had overwhelmingly Read More…

Trump's nominee to lead federal media agency used nonprofit donations to fund private company

Michael Pack Source: US Senate President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead a federal media organization has been funding his own private film company with donations from a nonprofit that he runs. Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker, saw at least $1.6 million in donations from his nonprofit sent into the coffers of his independent production company, Read More…

“Today, Mother Earth wins”: Climate activists in D.C.

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Meghan McCain, Ana Navarro get heated over whistleblower debate

ABC’s “The View” co-hosts Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainMeghan McCain: Lewandowski Senate run would be ‘an absolutely ridiculous crap show’ Meghan McCain swipes at Sanders: ‘Don’t you dare lecture Biden about cancer’ ‘The View’ panel slams lawmakers who skipped 9/11 moment of silence: ‘Shameful’ MORE and Ana NavarroAna Violeta NavarroEl Paso orphan’s family explains Trump photo Read More…

Trump urged Ukraine president eight times during call to investigate Joe Biden's son, report says

President Donald Trump repeatedly urged Ukraine’s president during a telephone call in July to investigate former Vice President Joe Biden’s son Hunter and his involvement with a Ukraine natural gas company, a new report says. The Wall Street Journal reported that Trump encouraged Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky “about eight times to work with Rudy Giuliani, his Read More…

'This is an immediate threat' -AOC on whistleblower saga

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Colt Manufacturing’s Business Model Is Now Based On Hoping They Will Be the Last Ones Eaten

Yesterday, small arms manufacturing legend, Colt Manufacturing Company, has announced that it will cease manufacture of all modern sporting rifles including the popular AR-15 (for you anti-gun goobers, AR stands for Armalite, not Automatic Rifle). The reason: lack of future demand. The gun maker Colt said on Thursday that it would effectively suspend production of Read More…

'I wish I had more time': De Blasio ends 2020 bid

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