day of Republican convention 4 replies
President Trump will participate in every day of the Republican National Convention (RNC), an untraditional move for the nominee who is typically highlighted on the final night of festivities, Fox News has learned.But Trump already bucked tradition once before when, four years ago, he made a surprise appearance on the first night of the RNC in Cleveland to introduce his wife, Melania, before her speech to the 2016 delegates. This time around, Trump is slated to give his acceptance speech on the fourth and final night of the convention on Aug. 27 — “probably” delivered from the White House, he told the New York Post.
‘Because the Voter Was Dead’ 16 replies
Michigan clerks rejected 10,694 mailed ballots during the August 4 primary. Of those, 846 ballots were not accepted “because the voter was dead,” the Detroit News reported. Further, 2,225 ballots were denied because there was no voter signature on the envelope, and 1,111 votes were discarded because the voter moved to a new address after submitting the ballot. The state claimed the dead voters died between the time they submitted the ballot and when it was counted.Michigan’s largest city, Detroit, received 820 ballots that were ultimately rejected, according to the paper.Michigan Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson is demanding the legislature pass a bill requiring city and township clerks
During CNN, MSNBC Primetime Coverage 9 replies
CNN and MSNBC largely ignored the news Friday that a former FBI lawyer will plead guilty to altering an email related to Carter Page, the former Trump campaign aide.Neither network mentioned the case against the former FBI lawyer, Kevin Clinesmith, in their primetime broadcasts, according to a review conducted by the Daily Caller News Foundation.The networks had brief segments during the daytime broadcasts that reported the news that Clinesmith would plead guilty to making false statements by altering an email that downplayed Page’s past work for the CIA.Page had been an operational contact for the CIA through at least 2013 and provided information
endorsement: ‘Lethal weapons’ apparently
make it inappropriate 16 replies
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez let it be known that a police union’s endorsement of President Donald Trump is simply not acceptable.The New York Democrat suggested there is a “potential problem” with unions representing the “enforcement arms of the state” now endorsing the president’s reelection bid. Ocasio-Cortez slammed the historic decision by the New York City Police Benevolent Association to back Trump in a tweet on Friday. (Photo) The union, which represents 24,000 NYPD officers, announced its official endorsement of the president and met with him personally on Friday when Trump stopped in New York City to visit his brother in the hospital.
up’: Obama has shared private doubts about
Biden’s 2020 chances claim insiders – as tensions
grow over ex-president’s lack of support
for Democrat candidate 11 replies
Barack Obama is sharing doubts about the ability of his former Vice President Joe Biden to win the 2020 election, according to a new report.Tensions linger between the camps with the VP determined to prove the naysayers wrong after Obama backed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as his successor in 2016, Politico states.While the former President has publicly backed Biden – albeit late in the day – he is said to be warning his inner circle that he may not be fit for office.’Don’t underestimate Joe’s ability
Coronavirus Relief For Illegal Immigrants 10 replies
After months of pressure from activists, Washington Gov. Jay Inslee (D) has agreed to set aside $40 million in coronavirus relief for workers in the U.S. illegally.As The Daily Wire previously reported, Seattle’s city council sough $100 million in relief funds from the state for illegal immigrants who didn’t qualify for the federal government’s coronavirus stimulus. The city passed a resolution in May that called for the creation of a “Washington Worker Relief Fund” that would provide “economic assistance to undocumented Washingtonians during the COVID-19 pandemic.”At that time, the resolution passed the city council unanimously – 9-0 – and Mayor Jenny Durkan signed it.
moving troops from Germany 12 replies
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo finished his diplomatic tour in Central Europe by meeting with officials in Poland. He signed a defense agreement with polish officials on Saturday, which will allow U.S. troops from Germany to be redeployed into Poland. (Tweet) According to President Andrzej Duda, the new agreement will increase security across Europe. “A point of importance is the fact that it is not only the U.S. who benefits from this military cooperation, energy cooperation,” he stated. “Of course, we are the benefactors, but it will also serve to increase the security of other countries in our part of Europe.
Parade in Clearwater, Florida, Has Over
1,000 Attendees! (Video) 5 replies
Supporters of President Donald Trump will attempt to break the world record for the largest boat parade ever on Saturday. Former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi went on FOX News this morning and announced that over 1,000 boats had signed up for the Saturday parade! (Tweets/Videos) Amazing! (Tweet/Video) Wow! Florida is Trump country. (Photo) Check out this AMAZING video from the air! (Tweet/Video)
Reporters Covering Joe Biden 6 replies
President Donald Trump ridiculed corporate media reporters on Saturday for allowing former Vice President Joe Biden to hold events without taking any questions.“Very strange. Sleepy Joe never takes questions,” Trump wrote on Twitter.The president shared a video of reporters politely exiting a Biden event with his running mate, Kamala Harris, after a press handler tells them to leave: (Tweet/Video) The scene was sharply different from White House reporters who repeatedly shout questions at the president despite press wranglers telling them to leave.“[H]is reporters have zero drive,” Trump wrote, referring to reporters covering the Biden event. “Why can’t my reporters behave like that? Something is going on!”
Checker’ Is Attacking Republicans,
Soft on Democrats 5 replies
Now that the Democratic ticket has been set and the (virtual) convention is about to launch, it’s a good time to evaluate how tilted The Washington Post “Fact Checker” is when it comes to not just Trump and Biden, but to all Republicans and all Democrats.To get a sense of the overall tone, I counted up how many “Pinocchios” were awarded to politicians of both parties. Granted, the Post often spares its marionettes when a politician tries to apologize for his mistakes. But they often throw the maximum “Four Pinocchios” at the president.
More and more Americans in denial are being forced to face the reality that their country is on verge of being lost, with the barbarians not only inside the gates, but driving policy for the rest of us. When Democrat mayor after mayor bends to the demands of Black Lives Matter (BLM) to defund their police in the aftermath of violent protests, property destruction, and looting, locals freak out knowing that bad actors will be emboldened and violence will escalate. BLM doesn’t even try to hide that its leaders are Marxists and that it has effectively become a paramilitary wing of the Democrat Party. BLM has received millions
Be ‘Front Runner’ For Nobel Peace Prize
Video) 12 replies
This week, President Trump announced a historic peace agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates. It’s the biggest peace agreement to come out of this region in almost twenty-five years. National security adviser Robert O’Brien said today that Trump should be a front-runner for the Nobel Peace Prize because of this.The Hill reports:National security adviser says Trump ‘should be a front-runner for the Nobel Peace Prize’White House national security adviser Robert O’Brien on Thursday called for President Trump to be considered for the Nobel Peace Prize,