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Pelosi’s House of Pain

Not so long ago — as recently as the cover of the March 2019 Rolling Stone, in fact — they seemed like the best of friends. I’m referring to Nancy Pelosi and the members of “The Squad”: Ilhan Omar, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, and (not pictured) Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley. They shared some good times. It was Read More…

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PA School District Informs Parents Their Child May Be ‘Placed In Foster Care’ If Lunch Account Remains Unpaid

Young boy and girl at school lunch table smiling to camera NBC affiliate WBRE reported that the Wyoming Valley West School District in Pennsylvania is cracking down on parents who have failed to pay their child’s delinquent school lunch accounts. A letter signed by the district’s federal programs director, Joseph Muth, was sent to parents on Read More…

Georgetown Students Recoil at Trump’s Racist Statement on Immigration – Until They Find Out Obama Said It (Video)

[Screenshot from CampusReform, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vj9IxVlLRl0] Sometimes people hate what Trump says…until they find out Obama said it. Same goes for does and did — “kids in cages,” anyone? Following the President’s recent plan to deport specific illegal immigrants who’ve refused their court order to go home voluntarily, Campus Reform’s Cabot Phillips took a trip to Georgetown University Read More…

Biden compares Trump to segregationist Wallace

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'We are outraged': Protests roil Puerto Rico

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U.S. prepared to negotiate with Iran – Pompeo

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Harris faces pressure to define policy proposals

Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala Devi HarrisWhat to expect when Mueller testifies: Not much Biden compares Trump to George Wallace CNN Democratic debate drawing finishes third in cable news ratings race MORE (D-Calif.) is coming under pressure to define her policy proposals from rivals raising questions about where she stands on “Medicare for All” and other key Read More…

AOC: “We're not going anywhere”

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Online Response to Universal’s ‘Cats’ Colors the Kittens Creepy. Check Out an A-Lister’s Must-See Re-Scored Horror Version

[Screenshot from Universal Pictures UK, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_O8DN1CY_E] Have you seen the trailer for Universal’s silver screen version of Andrew Lloyd Weber’s Broadway biggie Cats? The feline film is coming to a theater near you, and some online are noting the project’s creepiness. Select cinemaphiles are even likening the kitty cult colossus’s movie manifestation to a horror Read More…

Happy 50th First Moon Landing Day

<img class=”alignnone size-large wp-image-399028″ src=”http://www.redstate.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/eaglre-620×618.jpg” alt=”eaglre” width=”574″ /> Remembering Tranquility Base. It’s been 48 years since we heard those famous words announcing that humans had finally reached another world:Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landedOn July 20, 1969, Apollo 11 landed on the moon. As <a href=”https://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/apollo/apollo11.html” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>NASA reminds us</a> it was a Read More…

Ted Cruz: Trump's chances of winning reelection are '50-50'

Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzHow to reduce Europe’s dependence on Russian energy Cruz calls for ‘every penny’ of El Chapo’s criminal enterprise to be used for Trump’s wall after sentencing Conservatives defend Chris Pratt for wearing ‘Don’t Tread On Me’ T-shirt MORE (R-Texas) said he thinks President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a Read More…

'They were heroes,' Pence says of Apollo astronauts

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George Takei: US has hit a new low under Trump

Japanese American actor George Takei blasted President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of ‘realpolitik’ Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: ‘We are going to reelect the president’ MORE on Friday, comparing recent political rhetoric to what he heard while Read More…

#IStandWithErica trends after Georgia Democratic lawmaker says she was told to 'go back where you came from'

The hashtag #IStandWithErica trended on Twitter on Saturday after a black Georgia state lawmaker said she was told to “go back where you came from” as she shopped at a grocery store. State Rep. Erica Thomas (D), minority vice chairwoman in the Georgia state House, tweeted Friday that she was “verbally assaulted” at the supermarket by Read More…

'Trump makes Republicans afraid to come together': Schumer

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Immigrants on edge over prospect of ICE raids

Immigrant communities across the country are on edge after mass deportation operations promised by President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of ‘realpolitik’ Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: ‘We are going to reelect the president’ MORE failed Read More…

Virginia Democrats vow to boycott event if Trump attends, invoke 'send her back' chants

Democrats in Virginia’s state legislature are vowing to boycott a ceremony in Jamestown later this month celebrating the 400th anniversary of representative government in the country if President TrumpDonald John TrumpUS-Saudi Arabia policy needs a dose of ‘realpolitik’ Trump talks to Swedish leader about rapper A$AP Rocky, offers to vouch for his bail Matt Gaetz Read More…

Congress Has Decided It’s Waited Long Enough For Nellie Ohr To Voluntarily Share Her Oppo Research On Trump

Bruce Ohr, Glenn Simpson, Nellie Ohr (Image: Wikimedia Commons) When Nellie Ohr, who worked for Fusion GPS and was married to DOJ backchannel official Bruce Ohr, testified before Congress in December 2018, she indicated she had conducted opposition research on President Donald Trump and his family. She also said she’d be willing to share that Read More…

POLITICO Playbook: Trump the fiscal hawk

Presented by “Trump’s advisers say he will be better positioned to crack down on spending and shrink or eliminate certain agencies after next year,” wrote WaPo’s Damian Paletta, Jeff Stein and Josh Dawse. | Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images DRIVING THE DAY A NEW SIDE TO TRUMP … FISCAL HAWK? — “Trump tells aides to look for Read More…

Matt Gaetz ahead of Mueller hearing: 'We are going to reelect the president'

Rep. Matt GaetzMatthew (Matt) GaetzMatt Gaetz hints prosecutor won’t press charges against threatening caller for political reasons Hillicon Valley: Twitter says Trump ‘go back’ tweet didn’t violate rules | Unions back protests targeting Amazon ‘Prime Day’ | Mnuchin voices ‘serious concerns’ about Facebook crypto project | Congress mobilizes on cyber threats to electric grid House Read More…

Will The UK Go Wobbly? Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt Sounds Like A Modern-Day Neville Chamberlain

Iran’s naval forces captured two British oil tankers for alleged “marine violations” on Friday in the Strait of Hormuz. One vessel, the Mesdar, has been released and the other, the Stena Impero, remains in Iranian custody. There are 23 crew members on board whom are said to be of Indian, Russian, Latvian and Filipino descent. Foreign Read More…

The Philadelphia Police Are Now Required to Lie

The Philadelphia Police Department, in yet another show of political correctness, is forcing its officers to lie. From The Philadelphia Inquirer: Updated: June 25, 2019 PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia police must use a person’s chosen name and pronoun when interacting with someone who is transgender, regardless of what is listed on their government-issued identification card. Read More…

Trump telling aides to look at potential spending cuts if he wins reelection: report

President TrumpDonald John TrumpCould Donald Trump and Boris Johnson be this generation’s Reagan-Thatcher? Merkel backs Democratic congresswomen over Trump How China’s currency manipulation cheats America on trade MORE is reportedly telling aides to prepare for significant budget cuts should he win reelection, marking a reversal of the sizeable spending the White House has directed since Read More…