About: Mary Chastain

Mary is the resident libertarian. She covers stories in every vertical, but her favorite thing to do is take on the media. She saw its bias against the right when she was a socialist.

Mary loves the Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks, tennis, cats, Oxford comma, Diet Coke, and needlework.




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Senate Rejects Sanders’ $15 Minimum Wage Proposal After Seven Democrats, One Independent Vote No

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Posted by    Friday, March 5, 2021 at 3:00pm 3/5/2021 at 3:00pm
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Sen. Bernie Sanders’ (I-VT) $15 minimum wage amendment to the COVID-19 relief bill failed after seven Democrats, and one independent voted against it.

It went down 58-42.

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Report: Cuomo’s Top Advisors Changed COVID-19 Report on Nursing Home Death

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Posted by    Friday, March 5, 2021 at 11:00am 3/5/2021 at 11:00am
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The Wall Street Journal revealed that Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s top advisors told state health officials to alter the report on the nursing home deaths caused by COVID-19.

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YouTube Purges Trump’s CPAC Speech, Suspends Right Side Broadcasting For Posting It

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Posted by    Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 7:00pm 3/4/2021 at 7:00pm
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YouTube suspended Right Side Broadcasting Network’s (RSBN) account for two weeks over President Donald Trump’s CPAC speech and then removed the video.

The video had almost four million views. RSBN also said the video has disappeared from other YouTube accounts.

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eBay Pulling Listings of Canceled Dr. Seuss Books Because They Violate the ‘Offensive Material Policy’

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Posted by    Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 3:00pm 3/4/2021 at 3:00pm
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People have taken to social media to vent over eBay, the auction site, removing their listings of the now-canceled Dr. Seuss books.

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FBI Official Tells Senate No One ‘Recovered’ Guns During Capitol Hill Riots

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Posted by    Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 11:00am 3/4/2021 at 11:00am
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FBI Assistant Director Jill Sanborn told Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) that no one recovered any guns during the Capitol Hill riots on January 6th.

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Poll: More NY Voters Think Cuomo Should Resign Over Nursing Home Scandal Than Sexual Harassment

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 9:00pm 3/3/2021 at 9:00pm
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Sexual harassment allegations against Gov. Andrew Cuomo have made front-page news lately, pushing aside the nursing home COVID-19 deaths.

But a recent poll from Emerson College/WPIX-TV/NewsNation showed that New York voters have not forgotten Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s role in the scandal.

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Cuomo Won’t Resign: ‘Never Done Anything in My Public Career That I Have Been Ashamed Of’

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 5:00pm 3/3/2021 at 5:00pm
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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo apologized profusely over the sexual harassment allegations against him, but he said he will not resign:

“I wasn’t elected by politicians, I was elected by the people of the state of New York. I’m not going to resign,” he said.

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U.S. Capitol Police Obtain Intelligence of ‘Possible Plot’ By a Militia to ‘Breach the Capitol’

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 3:00pm 3/3/2021 at 3:00pm
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The U.S. Capitol Police have increased security because they obtained intelligence with a supposed credible threat against Capitol Hill.

The attack is reportedly going to happen on March 4th, which is the original presidential inauguration day.

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House COVID Bill Includes Paying Federal Employees Up to $21K if Kids Have No School

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 1:00pm 3/3/2021 at 1:00pm
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The House of Representatives’ “American Rescue Plan Act of 2021” includes a provision that allows federal employees to collect up to $21,000 to stay at home if their child(ren) does not have school.

The provision also covers part-time and “seasonal” employees “with equivalent hours established by their agency.”

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Legislation Will Strip Cuomo of Pandemic Emergency Powers Due to Nursing Home Deaths, Harassment Allegations

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Posted by    Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at 7:00am 3/3/2021 at 7:00am
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New York legislators agreed on a bill that would strip Gov. Andrew Cuomo of the pandemic emergency powers he received last March.

Cuomo has come under fire after a report revealed his COVID-19 nursing home order led to thousands of deaths and three sexual harassment allegations.

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FBI Director Wray: Agency ‘Can’t Yet Disclose’ Sicknick’s Cause of Death

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7:00pm 3/2/2021 at 7:00pm
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I am not a conspiracy theorist, but this is way too weird.

FBI Director Christopher Wray told the Senate his agency cannot disclose Officer Brian Sicknick’s death, even though his death led to intense coverage of the Capitol Hill riots.

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Texas Gov. Abbott Drops Mask Mandate, Allows Businesses to Fully Open

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 5:00pm 3/2/2021 at 5:00pm
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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott announced he ended the state’s mask mandate with an executive order and opened businesses to 100% capacity.

Leftists began their freakout even though private businesses can keep their mask requirements. I’m sure local governments will hold their own as well.

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Report: Admin Lacks Resources for the Expected 117,000 Unaccompanied Children at Border This Year

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 3:00pm 3/2/2021 at 3:00pm
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On Monday, the Department of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas reiterated that the U.S. doesn’t have a border crisis. Press Secretary Jen Psaki doubled down on his claim.

It looks the DHS will tell President Joe Biden the opposite. Officials expect 117,000 unaccompanied children at the border this year, but the administration will...

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Six Dr. Seuss Books Won’t be Published Again Due to ‘Racist and Insensitive Imagery’

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 9:00am 3/2/2021 at 9:00am
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Dr. Seuss Enterprises told The Associated Press that publishers will no longer produce six problematic books by the beloved author due to “racist and insensitive imagery.”

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‘Can I Kiss You?’: Third Woman Accuses Cuomo of Sexual Harassment

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Posted by    Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at 7:00am 3/2/2021 at 7:00am
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Anna Ruch told The New York Times that Gov. Andrew Cuomo asked if he could kiss her at a wedding in 2019.

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DHS Sec. Mayorkas: ‘Loving Parents’ Send Unaccompanied Children to the Border

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Posted by    Monday, March 1, 2021 at 7:00pm 3/1/2021 at 7:00pm
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Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said the administration would not turn away unaccompanied minors at the border sent by their “loving parents.”

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A California Teachers Union Head Under Fire After He Took Daughter to In-Person School

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Posted by    Monday, March 1, 2021 at 3:00pm 3/1/2021 at 3:00pm
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Matt Meyer, the president of Berkeley Federation of Teachers, has insisted for months the public schools have to remain closed until the district achieves the “gold standard.” This includes vaccinating every educator against COVID-19.

But parents in the Berkeley area have slammed Meyer after a video showed him dropping off his 2-year...

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